GM Corporate Services - Federated Farmers

Reference Number: 667711aa

Location: Hamilton or Wellington

  • Hamilton or Wellington based
  • Achieving strategic objectives
  • Making a difference to NZ agriculture

Federated Farmers is New Zealand’s leading independent rural advocacy organisation. The Federation’s aim is to add value to the business of farming for our members and encouraging sustainability through good management practiceFederated Farmers consists of 24 provinces and associated branches giving farmers a collective voice at both a national and provincial level.  

As GM Corporate Services you will be responsible for:

  • Developing financial and business plans that enable the organisation to achieve its strategic objectives
  • Leading a team of three experienced staff
  • Managing the financial integrity of the organisation by ensuring financial accounts & management, information technology systems and other administrative needs are efficient and effective to meet the on-going needs of the organisation. 

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced General Manager Corporate Services to join the team in our Hamilton or central Wellington offices. Federated Farmers are looking for a person with:

  • An accounting qualification, preferably a CA
  • Experience in financial management at management level
  • A working knowledge of quality IT systems 
  • Business planning experience
  • Experience leading Health and Safety
  • Asset management experience
  • A team focus – a team leader and keen to be a team player
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • A commitment to excellence and achieving results
  • Highly organised and skilled at prioritising and juggling competing demands
  • Buckets of energy and motivation
  • An interest in making a genuine difference in New Zealand's largest and most dynamic industry.

To apply in strict confidence now, please complete the ‘apply for this job’ application form, attaching your cover letter and CV. Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.

Click here to view the Position Description.

For more information please phone Andrea Bankier on +64 274 478 102.

To apply use application form or email

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