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Director of Finance

Job details

Auckland Theatre Company
11 Jan 2022
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Management & Admin


Auckland Theatre Company is Auckland's premier professional theatre company established in 1992. ATC presents an annual subscription season of plays as well as running a highly regarded creative learning and youth arts programme. In 2016 ATC took up residence at the ASB Waterfront Theatre in Wynyard Quarter, a five Green Star rated Custom Built  theatre that not only cemented the Company’s reputation as a producer of outstanding theatre but also established its place in Auckland’s arts scene and events industry as a premier stage of national significance.

Reporting directly to the Artistic Director & CEO the role is tasked with leading the finance and business function for the organisation with key responsibilities:

  • To deliver the financial management of the business providing timely and accurate financial information and analysis to support strategic and operational decision-making.
  • Lead a digital transformation project to streamline the accounting and budget process, support system, process innovation and improvement resulting in system integration and resource efficiency.

This is a key position within the leadership structure of the Auckland Theatre Company and the role will be tasked with maintaining strong, transparent relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
The ideal candidate will:

  • Be CA/CPA qualified
  • Have proven experience providing financial analysis and advice to Executive and Leadership teams
  • Have experience in leading high performing teams
  • Have experience leading implementation of new financial systems
  • Have experience working within an organisation committed to principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Have the ability to work well under pressure and prioritise tasks as directed as well as using own initiative

This role presents as an excellent opportunity to drive positive change not just within the finance function but also across the wider organisation as a whole.


How to apply

For further details please contact Chris Jeffery on 09 358 0888 or submit in Word Format your CV to quoting Ref No CJ821226. 

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19 Nov 2021