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Management Accountant
Hawke's Bay Hawke's Bay New Zealand
Full Time
Johnny Appleseed Ltd

Johnny Appleseed is an integrated grower, packer and marketer of pip fruit and stone fruit. The business started in the early 1900's when the Paynter family moved their growing business to the sunny Hawke's Bay. Five generations later, the Paynters are still growing apples and stone fruit on the family orchards in Havelock North, Hawke's Bay.

Our office is run out of the old family homestead in Havelock North. We have over 700 hectares of apple and stone fruit orchards, and a full-time staff of over 100, and up to 600 seasonal workers. We run our very own pack house where we pack Yummy fruit.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Management Accountant to join our team. Reporting to the Financial Controller you will support the Finance Team with implementing existing accounting procedures and practices.   You will be responsible for analyzing data from across the business and delivering weekly and monthly reports to stakeholders.  You will bring exceptional Excel skills and be comfortable using complex formulas and SQL databases to source the necessary data for analysis.  You would be comfortable sifting through large amounts of data and identifying areas where improvement could be possible.

Part of your role will be overseeing daily transactions through to compiling monthly financial reports. You would be involved in forecasting and business modelling as well as the preparation of annual accounts.  In addition, you will support the Financial Controller to continually lift the quality of service provided to the business.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A Formal qualification in Management / Financial Accounting (preferred)
  • Experience within a Management Accounting role or the horticultural industry would be an advantage
  • Exceptional Excel skills (including using and programming VBA macros to retrieve data and run reports)
  • SQL database experience would be an advantage
  • The ability to produce meaningful reports in a timely and accurate manner
  • Experience in Greentree Accounting Software would be an advantage
  • A high level of computer literacy

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