Chief Financial Officer


Professional Services

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Applications Close - End of Day: 17-05-2019


New Zealand

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Since 1974, Comvita’s purpose has been to inspire, enable and empower people to live healthy, happy and vibrant lives. Based in Paengaroa, in stunning Bay of Plenty, Comvita is a NZ stock exchange-listed international natural health products company developing, marketing and manufacturing products across healthcare, personal care and functional foods. Comvita is NZ’s largest manufacturer and marketer of Manuka honey which sells into 18 countries with more than 480 branded retail outlets throughout Asia. A proud NZ brand, Comvita has offices in New Zealand, Hong Kong, Australia, China, Japan, South Korea, UK and USA and continuing to grow.

Comvita are now seeking a highly experienced Chief Financial Officer to join the Executive team and provide strategic input and rigour through the next stage of growth. With responsibility for the reporting of financial performance across all entities, representing the Company with the investor community, driving commercial activities and leadership of the Finance and Commercial teams, this role will be suited to an experienced Executive looking to make their mark on one of NZ’s most recognisable International Brands.

Other key responsibilities include accurate statutory and group financial and tax accounting across the group, support of the Comvita Audit and Risk committee, and responsibility for budgets and forecasting for the group.

To deliver on these responsibilities, the successful candidate will utilise their sophisticated communication and relationship management skills and will posess a real focus on people and customers.

A seasoned Executive with exceptional gravitas, the CFO will collaborate closely with the full executive team to lead Comvita into the future. It is imperative the CFO has a relevant qualification or qualifications and FMCG and/or Primary Industry experience will be viewed favourably.

To find out more about this exciting role within one of NZ’s most dynamic businesses and industries, contact Bernadette Ryan-Hopkins at Ryan + Alexander Consulting Ltd in complete confidentiality.