Finance Business Partner, Auckland

  • Excellence in stakeholder management & strategic partnerships.

  • Strong knowledge and understanding in budgeting and forecasting

  • Proven experience of accurate management reporting


Who we are

Vector is leading the transformation of the energy sector, to create a new energy future. The energy industry is experiencing the largest and most exciting transformation in 100 years with new clean technology changing how we get and use energy and the Internet of Things changing the way we view, operate and interact with systems, customers and markets. Our customers want smarter, more sustainable energy solutions, and we are stepping up to meet the challenge through world-class technology and innovation. We are looking for highly talented and motivated people to join our team and help make it happen.

About the role

Our Finance Business Partner is a key member of the Vector leadership team, reporting directly into Vector’s Group Manager Finance. With offices based across New Zealand you will provide financial leadership, commercial insights on business performance, strategic and tactical insights on business opportunities and ensure integrity of financial systems and processes of the metering business. You will also provide support on budgeting, forecasting, reporting and leading a small management accounting team.   

In addition to this, developing strong working relationships with the Finance Leadership team and their teams to enable the Finance team to engage, support and challenge the divisions around financial performance and tactical initiatives 

Other key focus of his role includes –

  • the provision of accurate, relevant and timely advice and management information to the allocated business areas;

  • the provision of strategic and tactical insights on business opportunities and/or projects to deliver better business outcomes;

  • ensuring an effective control environment; and leading direct reports


Who we are looking for

You will have a relevant Chartered Accountant qualifications with 5+ years’ experience in a senior finance role. Ideally beginning in accounting and audit, followed by experience gathering, evaluating, presenting, and reporting financial information to executive teams and external stakeholders. Other skills and attributes we are looking for are:


·         Knowledge of SAP or equivalent

·         Highly developed leadership skills, credibility, and integrity

·         An in-depth understanding of management, financial, regulatory, and tax reporting

·         Significant commercial acumen 


What we can offer you

You’ll be joining an organisation with a values-driven culture that embraces and rewards a commitment to delivering results, a positive impact for our customers, fresh thinking, and adaptability to change.  You’ll be offered a competitive salary package, and the opportunity to develop your skills and make a real difference in a supportive, high-performing team. If this sounds like the opportunity for you, and you have the required skills and experience, then please apply now!