Financial Controller at Ministry of Health, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Leadership role with supportive management
- Great culture with flexible working options
- Salary circa $170,000, dependent on experience
Ko wai mātou - About Us
At Manatū Hauora – Ministry of Health we are the kaitiaki of the health system, providing leadership and driving strategy and performance. We regulate the health sector and are the primary source of advice on health matters. Our mahi ensures New Zealanders are cared for by a health system that is innovative, future focussed and world leading.
We have a kaitiaki role across the Ministry – protecting and looking after our organisation so we have great people, processes and technology.
Ko tōu ake mahi - What You'll Do
The Financial Controller is responsible for the integrity of the Ministry's financial information and is accountable for leading the Financial Accounting team to deliver timely, complete and accurate financial information/data to the Ministry and key external stakeholders.
The Financial Controller is accountable for managing the day-to-day accounting processes, ensuring compliance and that the right controls are in place that underpin the financial reporting whilst leading, mentoring and supporting the financial accounting team.
Ko ngā pukenga ōu - What You'll Bring
- A recognised tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline
- Experience managing Treasury Crown financial reporting processes from day-to-day transactions to monthly and annual financial reporting requirements
- You will be an excellent relationship builder, who has a collaborative way of working both across the Ministry and with external stakeholders
- Continuous improvement is a focus of yours and you will be able to demonstrate this capability across business processes and team cultures
- You will also be skilled in identifying risks, and implementing appropriate internal control mechanisms, financial policies and procedures to mitigate risk
He aha ta tatou kawe mai - What We Bring
Unlock your career potential at Manatū Hauora, where you'll discover a world of opportunities for personal and professional growth. We're not just a workplace; we're a whanau that values your well-being and the importance of work-life balance. At Manatū Hauora, diversity and inclusion are woven into the fabric of our culture, ensuring that every voice is heard and every perspective matters. Your wellness is our priority, with comprehensive support and resources to keep you thriving. Join us today and be part of a team dedicated to improving healthcare.
Ngā Uaratanga – Our Values
Our Values underpin how we work together and with the health and disability sector, public service colleagues and communities.
Manaakitanga –We show care, inclusion, respect, support, trust, and kindness to each other
Kaitiakitanga –We preserve and maintain an environment that enables our people to thrive
Whakapono –We have trust and faith in each other to do the right thing
Kōkiri ngātahi – We commit and work together towards a common purpose
Me pēhea te tono - How to Apply
To view the position description and apply, please follow the online process at our Careers Website. Please ensure you upload a CV and covering letter with all applications. If you have any questions, email our Recruitment Team. Applications close on Sunday 3rd December 2023. To apply, you must hold the right to work in New Zealand or be eligible to obtain it – For information on work visa eligibility, check out the Immigration New Zealand website.
We value diversity and are committed to working in an inclusive and respectful way. We welcome applicants from all walks of life and appreciate the richness of experience that your point of difference could bring to us. Please contact us if there is any support that we can provide to ensure the recruitment process is accessible to you.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Ministry of Health|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Category:||Accounting & finance|
|Attachment:||PD - Financial Controller - Nov 2023.pdf (PDF, 162KB)
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