Finance Systems Specialist

16 / 05 / 2024

  • Auckland
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Accountant - Systems / Accounting


The Company
Boasting some instantly recognisable brands and products, this NZ owned FMCG business is progressing through a period of transformation and growth. With significant investment, a strong platform has been laid to facilitate the next phase of expansion.

The opportunity
The FP&A Systems Specialist will lead the roll out of the company’s new budgeting, reporting and analysis tool Workday Adaptive Planning. This role involves working closely with cross-functional teams to ensure successful deployment, integration, and adoption of the platform, enhancing the financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting processes.
Responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

  • Lead the rollout of Workday Adaptive Insights, including planning, implementation, configuration, and post-deployment support.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand business requirements and translate them into effective system configurations and workflows.
  • Develop and execute project plans, timelines, and budgets to ensure timely and within-budget delivery of the implementation.
  • Provide training and support to end-users, ensuring smooth adoption and effective use of the Workday Adaptive Insights platform.
  • Conduct data migration, system testing, and troubleshooting to ensure the accuracy and reliability of financial data.
  • Continuously evaluate and optimize the system to meet evolving business needs and enhance functionality.
  • Stay current with Workday Adaptive Insights updates and industry best practices to provide expert guidance to the organisation.

Your profile

  • Financial Planning & Analysis professional with experience implementing the Workday Adaptive Planning tool
  • Strong understanding of financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting processes.
  • Excellent project management skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines.
  • SQL experience advantageous
  • Proficient in data analysis, data migration, and system integration.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.

To be considered for this position, submit your CV by following the link below. For a confidential discussion please call Sam Pritchard on 021 224 7093 or email

  • Workday Adaptive Insights implementation role
  • Perm or contract
  • Opportunity to progress into further FP&A & Systems work

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Sam Pritchard
Senior Consultant, Accounting - Permanent

I’m a specialist mid to senior Accounting and Finance recruiter. I pride myself on connecting great businesses with the best emerging and established talent out there. I look to understand factors outside of purely the role vacancy itself; exploring aspects like team, culture, expectations and business plans. I can then ensure the selected candidate is…

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