Financial Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Auckland, New Zealand
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024

Who are we?

  • Established in 2015, Manukora is a Manuka honey business that delivers the best honey on the planet to our rapidly growing customer base around the world.
  • #1 Manuka brand online in USA, currently serving >200k customers/year.
  • Growing team based across Auckland, Waikato and USA.

We have achieved this growth through a commitment to high-quality, ethically produced Manuka and a laser-sharp focus on serving our valued customers.

The role

Due to our continued growth, we are looking for a permanent full-time Financial Accountant to join our high-performing finance team based in our Auckland office. Your role will see you responsible for the timely management of all month end processes, preparation of all statutory compliance, cash flow forecasting, preparing financial statements and reporting.This is also an opportunity to develop your global experience across several offshore entities. You will also supervise and review the work of our Accounts Administrator, ensuring all AP and AR processing is accurate and on-time. You will have the opportunity to add value by looking at ways to reduce month end procedures and improve processes generally – it is therefore important you have a knack and an interest in systems and compliance. As the business continues to grow and your skills develop there is plenty of opportunity for the role to expand. You will be working with a variety of systems including Xero and Cin7.

About You

This role will suit a motivated, enthusiastic individual with initiative and a desire to take ownership of their role. There is plenty of opportunity here to learn about a growing global business and make a tangible impact on improving internal processes. The ideal candidate for this role is likely going to be part-way or close to finishing their CA (or similar) qualifications. You may have 2-3 years experience working in a busy finance team in a commercial business, or you may be looking to make your first move out of public practice. It goes without saying that you will have solid Excel skills and ideally some exposure to Xero. Prior experience across CPG/Manufacturing/Ecom industries is beneficial. This is a great opportunity to be surrounded by CA mentors, in a growing global entrepreneurial business!

Benefits of working at Manukora!

  • Newly fitted out office on Newton Road, Auckland
  • Complimentary healthy breakfast foods provided + barista coffee machine!
  • Basic Health Insurance cover with Southern Cross
  • Vibrant team with strong values and a great culture.
  • Fast paced CPG business with both head office and manufacturing environments to be immersed in.
  • Dive into an organisation dealing in multiple, growing and exciting markets across the globe.
  • Work for an exceptional, NZ owned company with a vision to play a lead role in the development of NZ into a world leading honey producer

If you are interested in joining a fast-paced growing team where you can help us make a positive impact, apply with your CV and a cover letter telling us why you'd love to work with us.

Please note that applications without a cover letter will not be considered. Check out our website for further information about our company