Finance & Administration Manager (part time)

Listed 13 days Ago
Kernohan Engineering Ltd
Professional Services

Kernohan Engineering Ltd - offering market competitive pay, a great work culture, putting safety first, treating our people well and growing rapidly. 

About the Job

It is very exciting times at Kernohan's, ongoing investment in new technology including robotic welding, 3D printing, laser scanning, CNC machining and laser profile cutting. This investment in new technology is clear evidence of the company's drive for growth through innovation. 

Complementing this significant investment in leading edge equipment and capability is the creation of a new role to help grow our business. 

Reporting directly to the  CEO,  you will get to use your skills and experience to take ownership of the accounting, finance, and admin functions. You will be responsible for:

  • optomising the company's financial and administration  processes and systems. 
  • financial reporting and management, 
  • statutory compliance, 
  • budget preparation, 
  • cashflow forecasting and risk management. 

You will also be leading two very capable direct reports so need to be able to cover their workloads in their absence, e.g., job costing and payroll.                                                                                                                                                                                                             

About you

This is a really great opportunity for an experienced Accountant with a solid breadth and depth of experience across finance, accounts and administration. You will need a practical, hands on approach and have a proven track record using your accounting and systems knowledge to improve current practices.  You will also enjoy taking the initiative and utilising your excellent communication skills to build constructive working relationships. 

Ideally you will have experience working in project driven environments such as engineering, construction, or manufacturing. 

The position is a flexible, 20 hours per week role with the potential for the hours to increase over time.  

About us

The Kernohan team loves nothing more than a job  well done. Happy customers and proud staff are a strong combination and we're equally committed to both. Providing expert engineering services to multiple industries has been a key part of our business since 1972. It can sometimes be a complex and risky job, but we stand by our commitment to deliver services safely, to the right standard, on budget and on time.

Since its establishment, the business has evolved from maintenance and fabrication services to include design and product innovation capabilities. This together with our investment in new technology, health & safety, training, and employee well-being has created a great culture and a happy, healthy workplace. What's not to love!

A varied and interesting position, this is a great opportunity to make a major contribution to the success of a rapidly growing, locally owned organisation.  So if you want to continue to develop as a professional finance and administration manager, then applying to this vacancy should be top of your To-Do List!