Finance Manager - Oceania Football Confederation -Closing 24 Oct 2020

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  • New Zealand Red Cross Khyber Pass Road, Grafton, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Oct 06, 2020
Full time Finance

Job Description

FC is charged with the task of servicing and administering football in the Oceania region while also using the game as a tool for social development. Our vision is to raise the overall standard of football in Oceania and utilise the power and passion of football to help promote education, community development, capacity building, health awareness, cultural exchange and economic development within the football community.

The Opportunity

As Finance Manager, you will be responsible for leading and managing the finance unit team, ensuring the effective delivery of all financial operations resulting in the optimization of OFC financial performance and financial health.

Primarily you will be responsible for:

  • Team leadership and management
  • Financial Strategy and planning
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Preparing and managing Audits
  • Risk Management
  • Managing relationships with stakeholders and other OFC departments.

Skills and experience:

The successful applicant must have an Accounting or Finance qualification at a Bachelor level and be CA qualified plus;

  • At least 3 years post qualification experience and 3 years in a management role
  • Demonstrated experience in leading, managing and motivating a performing finance team with the ability to coach and develop direct reports
  • Proven relationship management experience including the ability to establish effective working relationships across all levels of an organisation and externally
  • Strong critical and analytical thinking ability
  • Effective planning (including the development of strategies) and experience in preparing reports
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate financial technicalities to a diverse audience
  • Experience in a Not for Profit organisation is an advantage

Essential Requirements