Finance Business Partner - Manufacturing

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Finance
  • Business Group:Laminex NZ
  • Location:Hamilton
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  • Closing Date:16 Dec 2022


Laminex New Zealand a member of the Fletcher Building Group, is a trusted business partner for decorative surfaces and panel products, offering expert knowledge, sustainable and innovative solutions and exceptional value to our customers. With market leading brands in our portfolio including Strandfloor, Seratone, Melteca, Hi-Macs Formica and Caesarstone, Laminex NZ offers residential and commercial solutions for all interior spaces, from benchtops and cabinetry, through to structural flooring, wall lining and commercial joinery. 

We are looking for a Finance Business Partner to join our business in Hamilton, supporting our Waikato based manufacturing operations. Reporting to the Commercial Manager, you will provide guidance and business partnering to the operational function of our business and play a key supporting role in financial planning, budgeting, forecasting, and management reporting. You will develop our internal dashboards and metrics, provide analytical reporting, modelling and business cases, supported by a small team of site accountants.

As a finance or commercial professional, you will have a track record of implementing best practices in financial and business information processes and systems in a manufacturing environment and be comfortable in financial risk, governance and compliance standards. You will understand the importance of stock and inventory management and be able to leverage your manufacturing expertise to apply critical thinking and analysis to current business processes. Sound negotiation and problem-solving skills and being comfortable challenging established processes will assist you succeed in this role.

Tertiary qualified with at least 7-10 years industry experience, your accomplishments will show you have achieved success in dynamic business environments and will testify to your business acumen and analytical skills.  You will need to be a strategic thinker, self-motivated, positive and persistent and be able to communicate effectively within the company at all levels, as well as with outside parties. 

If you are recognised as a commercial or finance professional and have an outstanding track record at delivering business success, this role will provide you with the opportunity to perform at the highest level. Sound like you? Apply now via the link below or email for further information.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply to any of our vacant positions. Talk to us about our flexible working arrangements and career pathways.