Chief Financial Officer

Brisbane CBD Permanent
  • Opportunity to work with an established market leader
  • Rooftop overlooking Suncorp Stadium with on site parking

About Our Client

Maxum Foods is one of Australia & New Zealand's principal suppliers and manufacturers of dairy ingredients to the food, health and animal nutrition industries.

Specialising in supplying medium to large-scale food manufacturers with high-quality dairy ingredients, they have been operating for over 20 years and have enjoyed considerable growth in this time. The business now employs over 70 staff with manufacturing sites in New Zealand and Australia. Due to continued growth, Maxum Foods have an opportunity for a Chief Financial Officer to join the team.

Job Description

Reporting to the Board, the Chief Financial Officer will be a pivotal leader providing direction and strategic input to contribute to the continued growth of Maxum Foods. Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Day to day management of the Finance and head office administration teams.
  • Responsible for reviewing, developing, and improving systems and processes to enhance sustainable scalability, focusing on structure, ERP & IT systems, and business insights.
  • Offer strategic, commercial, and analytical support to Maxum Foods and Maxum Animal Nutrition business units.
  • Oversee governance and risk management, balancing risk control with commercial growth plans.
  • Drive and nurture a high-performance culture, keeping staff motivated and inspired.
  • Manage smaller investments and entities within the group, including compliance and shareholder investments.

The Successful Applicant

To be considered for this opportunity, you will be a CFO that is driven by values and a passion for your people. You will be known for your ability to cultivate a collaborative and high performing team environment that can deliver on company objectives.

You will be CA or CPA Qualified with a track record of leading teams and businesses through periods of change. This could include working within organisations through periods of large-scale growth or transformation, particularly in systems, structure, and process. You will have an ability to provide direction and guidance to ensure an ongoing focus on continuous improvement.

What's on Offer

This Chief Financial Officer position is an opportunity to join a unique business and culture in a privately owned, collaborative and people led organisation.

  • A supportive, experienced leadership team with longevity in the business.
  • Modern offices in a convenient Milton location with parking available on-site.
  • A focus on well-being, with health, fitness and team building activities.
  • Attractive remuneration package.
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CFO & Financial Management
CFO & Financial Management Subsector
Business & Support Services
Brisbane CBD
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