Commercial Analyst

Human Resource Group

If you are looking to kick start your business career, this opportunity might be just what you have been looking for. Join an award winning team

  • Kick start your commercial analyst career
  • Leading NZ Kiwifruit Post Harvest Company
  • Join an uplifting professional team culture
Human Resource Group Ltd is pleased to team up with our client to recruit an a high performing Commercial Analyst to join their Finance Team in the Tauranga region.

They are New Zealand’s largest kiwifruit post-harvest operation and are leading the industry with many innovative solutions to address growing kiwifruit volumes.  Their recent innovations include robotic coo-lstores where pallets are moved without forklifts and high-speed robots at the end of the production line. 
Their culture is modeled on a genuine set of values that are reinforced through through all members of the team from packing staff through to senior management. 
  • Cutting edge
  • Driven
  • Resilient
  • Caring
  • Straight Up
The Commercial Analyst role is primarily responsible for supporting our operations team with labour cost reporting and analysis, budgeting and forecasting, supporting the Finance Team with PowerBI visuals, data analysis and data integrity. 
This role will also play a key part in contributing to several critical and ad hoc projects as required.
Reporting to the Management Accountant you will be responsible for, but not limited to:
  • Weekly and monthly labour reporting.
  • Building and analysing PowerBI reports to better understand our operations.
  • Budgeting and forecasting results.
  • Providing commercial support and analysis to coolstore operations.
  • Recording and accounting for labour costs.
  • Working with stakeholders to improve processes and systems.
You will need to have:
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills and PowerBI experience would be an advantage.
  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills to build and maintain strong working relationships.
  • The skills and experience to build driver-based models to forecast, budget and analyse results.
  • The ability to cleanse, transform and analyse data.
  • A good knowledge of computer systems.
  • The ability to manage multiple priorities with a high level of success.
  • A business-related degree and/or post graduate Accounting qualification (or studying towards) and preferably 3-5 years' work experience.
  • The confidence to work autonomously and take responsibility for day-to-day items.
This is an excellent opportunity to kickstart your commercial finance career with one of one of New Zealand's leading Post Harvest Kiwi Fruit service providers. Opportunities like this don't arrive everyday.

Please forward your letter of application with CV online to Brett Looker, Recruitment Director, Human Resource Group Ltd. Applications close Friday 9 April 2021. Prompt response and absolute confidentiality assured.