Chief Financial Officer


RNZ is a leader in delivering important stories across multiple digital platforms while continuing to build on our excellence in public service broadcasting and multimedia. The Chief Financial Officer will be a pivotal Executive position that contributes to the organisation further developing a lifelong relationship with the people of Aotearoa. As a high-calibre candidate, you will be provided with a unique opportunity to be part of guiding and shaping the nation’s leading media organisation.

Reporting to the Chief Executive and Editor-in-Chief of RNZ, you will be responsible for working collaboratively with other Executive Team members in developing and delivering the strategy and building a positive work culture that encourages high performance.

You will be responsible for the management of the company’s planning and performance processes. You will do this by providing management reporting, financial analysis, risk management and guidance to support bold and confident decision making.

The ability to effectively collaborate, along with intellectual curiosity and initiative are essential to be successful in this role. We’re less worried about ticking all the competency boxes, we’re more focused on getting the right person in the role. So, if you are someone who:

  • likes work!
  • motivates others to perform at their best
  • is a savvy communicator
  • formulates effective strategies
  • takes accountability for their actions
  • delivers results, and
  • builds effective long-term relationships

apply to join the RNZ team today.

This role could be based in Wellington or Auckland.

For further information please contact Fiona Rothwell in the first instance by email, fiona.rothwell@rnz.co.nz or by phone 04 474 1851. Applications close 28 Feb 2020.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: 469

Location: Wellington, Auckland

Closing Date: Friday, 28 February 2020