Finance Business Partner

Eastland Generation

  • Bay of Plenty

One of a kind opportunity Competitive remuneration Training, development and travel Whakatane based role 

Eastland Generation is a growing renewable energy business with three geothermal power stations in Kawerau as well as a hydroelectric station in Wairoa. We are owned by Eastland Group, a major infrastructure company headquartered in Gisborne. Their operations include Eastland Port, Gisborne Airport and Eastland Network. 

About the role: 

You will be the dedicated Finance Business Partner for Eastland Generation, based at their Whakatane office, working alongside the business providing real-time financial information, analysis, tools and support. You'll also work closely with the wider Eastland Group finance team, travelling to Gisborne for the day on a regular basis. 

Your days will include: 

  • Providing and developing management reports, including maintenance and asset costing, project costing, monthly reporting and ad-hoc reporting to give insight into projects and operations 
  • Providing support to ensure that financial information is appropriately communicated and understood, internally and externally
  • Review and collation of KPI metrics 
  • Supporting in the preparation of effective and timely budgets and forecasts
  • Preparation for regular performance meetings with sector GM and finance 

You will have: 

  • Accounting experience (forecasting, budgeting) and up to date knowledge
  • Great communication and relationship building skills to effectively work with business sector managers 
  • Talent in report building/writing and presentation
  • Confidence to provide input into discussions on budgets, forecasts and financial performance
  • Experience in a large corporation ideally with assets and project management experience 

If you wish to work for a company with a focus on sustainability and believe you are a perfect fit for this position, please apply! 

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 

Despite the current lockdowns, we are going to be continuing with the recruitment for this role and will perform interviews via phone/Zoom/Teams if required. 

To apply for this job go to: and enter ref code: 5622056. 

Applications close 21 September 2021 

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