Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

A family owned and operated earthmoving and plant hire business is now in its second decade of business and seeking a CFO to spearhead its strategic operational and financial growth. The organisation services customers across Queensland delivering quality plant and equipment as well as earthmoving services to all areas of the private, civil, construction and mining sectors. Working closely with the Managing Director, this key appointment will be responsible for the financial strategy, leadership and management of the business and its future performance.

We are seeking an individual with previous experience in the industrial sector with demonstrated expertise in managing risk, as well as forecasting strategic growth. In addition, you will have an entrepreneurial edge to drive the business forward. You will have a track record in people and business management, with a solid commercial awareness combined with the ability to challenge the status quo. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing all financial activities and reporting, whilst working closely with an external Accountant. Finally, you will have a strategic mindset and be proactively identifying business development opportunities that drive the business forward.

This position will see you responsible for a minimum turnover of $25million, which is forecasted to increase exponentially over the coming years. As such, the successful candidate will be a qualified Accountant (CA/CPA) with a minimum of five years’ experience in a growth focused organisation.

This position presents an excellent opportunity to join a business in its exciting growth phase and significantly influence the future direction of the organisation.

If you meet the above criteria and would like to apply, please register your interest by clicking “Apply Now” or email your resume and cover letter to
JP Smith Recruitment and HR will be immediately reviewing resumes and organising interviews with suitable candidates, so if this position is of interest, please apply immediately. For more information or a confidential discussion about your suitability, please contact Jamie Smith on 0427 597 000 or Sophie Mexted on (07) 4659 7400.