Manager - Finance Operations

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About Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab is the global leader in small satellite launch. Our mission is to open access to space to improve life on Earth. There are endless possibilities for what we can achieve with better access to space, and that access is now a reality thanks to Rocket Lab.  Collaboration is at our core - every idea is heard, and everyone makes a difference. Teams are nimble, decisions are made quickly, and we are action oriented.

While other companies talk about it, we do it!

About the role
The Manager – Finance Operations is key member of the NZ Finance leadership team, responsible for leading the NZ Finance Operations team, including accounts payable and payment processes, accounts receivable, payroll functions, managing corporate credit cards and staff expense claims. The success of this role relies on developing positive working relationships with internal and external stakeholders throughout the purchase-to-pay cycle.
Essential skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in commerce or related disciplines
  • Extensive experience in leading a medium-sized accounts payable function in a multi-entity and multi-currency environment dealing with high volume transactions
  • Proven experience in tier-1 ERP, financial systems, banking platforms and advanced user of Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience in running a large payroll function
  • Effective communicator in both verbal and written form across all levels of the organisation
  • Exposure to highly regulated environments with strong internal control processes
  • Strong attention to details and a continuous improvement mindset

Desirable skills

  • Experience in InforLN ERP
  • Exposure to employee stock programmes

Rocket Lab Employee Benefits

  • The opportunity to work on innovative and ground breaking technology
  • An employee stock purchase program
  • Access to world leading experts to develop your career
  • Unlimited barista coffee, fruit and snacks
  • Rocket Lab merchandise – T-shirts, mission patches etc.
  • Discounted health insurance with Southern Cross
  • Additional parental leave entitlements
  • A vibrant team culture with social activities throughout the year

Important Information
For security reasons background checks will be undertaken prior to any employment offers being made to an applicant.  These checks will include nationality checks as it is a requirement of this position that you be eligible to access equipment and data regulated by the United States' International Traffic in Arms Regulations.  Under these Regulations, you may be ineligible for this role if you do not hold citizenship of Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Switzerland, the European Union or a country that is part of NATO, or if you hold ineligible dual citizenship or nationality.  For more information on these Regulations, click here https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/01/23/2020-00574/international-traffic-in-arms-regulations-us-munitions-list-categories-i-ii-and-iii

Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab

New Zealand, Auckland

Posted 2 months ago

Job offer closed

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