Chief Financial Officer - J. Furphy & Sons

Location Shepparton, Victoria
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2102-103003_1614583143
Posted about 2 months ago

About the Organisation

Furphy & Sons is a fifth generation, family owned manufacturing business whose name is synonymous with Australia's history. Based in Shepparton, Northern Victoria and with operations in Albury, NSW and Geelong, Victoria, the business comprises three galvanizing plants, one in each of the three locations as well as Furphy Engineering, the engineering manufacturing business based in Shepparton. Find out more here:

About the City of Greater Shepparton

Located in picturesque and evolving Northern Victoria, the City of Greater Shepparton is a rural city alive with activity and constantly evolving to provide an even brighter future for their residents. With all the amenities of a capital city and more, living and working in the City of Greater Shepparton is an enviable lifestyle.

About the Opportunity

Furphy & Sons are seeking a contemporary CA or CPA qualified finance leader who will perform a key leadership role in formulating the company's future direction, supporting tactical growth initiatives and ensuring the long-term financial viability and success of the organisation.

Reporting to the Managing Director, the CFO will manage the administrative, financial, and risk management operations of the Furphy Group while providing strategic, trusted advice and support to the Group Managing Director and to the General Managers of the four business entities within the Furphy Group. Furthermore, the CFO will collaborate widely across the business and support them in enhancing their financial nous and individual business growth plans through enhanced systems, processes and reporting methods.

About You

To be considered for this enviable opportunity, you will be a naturally engaging people person who quickly builds trust with their key stakeholders. You bring demonstrated experience leading a finance function in a medium to large organisation and you are CA/CPA qualified with a background in Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, data analysis, corporate governance, compliance and risk mitigation. Furthermore you are regarded for your ability to drive continuous improvement and to enhance business performance and growth through effective strategies, systems and processes.

How to Apply

For a copy of the PD, please download (or copy and paste): To apply, please click on the "apply now" button and upload your CV (note a covering letter is not required), or for any questions not outlined in the PD, please contact Melanie Pecanek on 0408 898 734.