Chief Financial Officer
Create a legacy in this newly created role
Relocation assistance available
About Our Client
Nyamba Buru Yawuru (NBY) means 'This is the place of Yawuru'. NBY is the development and operational company of the Yawuru Corporate Group and manages the day to day business of the Yawuru. NBY is engaged in a diverse range of projects providing social, cultural, environmental and financial sustainability for the future of Yawuru people utilising its tangible and intangible assets. The Yawuru Corporate Group has strong governance processes and is recognised locally, regionally and nationally for its leadership.
Due to the on-going expansion and development of the Corporate Group, Nyamba Buru Yawuru Ltd has identified the requirement to appoint a Chief Financial Officer to the Executive team to provide leadership, rigour and sophistication to the finance function. Reporting to the CEO, the CFO will provide operational and strategic financial leadership to allow NBY to fulfil its vision. This position will have a leadership role in financial decision making as it relates to budget management, cost benefit analysis, forecasting needs, the securing of new funding and overseeing the overall financial sustainability of the organisation. In addition to the day to day management the CFO will drive the review of existing processes, systems and reporting structure and support the Investment Audit and Risk Committee Chair to ensure its risk framework, functions and effectiveness is best practice and appropriate financial analysis and feasibility of key projects is available for investment decision making. Oversight of Corporate Governance in relation to the current investment and diversification activities is critical.
The Successful Applicant
The position requires a professionally qualified corporate financial leader, who has prior experience of working in complex, multi-entity groups where there is growth in commercial transactions, partnerships, joint ventures and real estate developments impacting movement of investment funds, distributions, monitoring, reporting and consolidations. You must be comfortable operating in a high pressure environment of rapidly moving diversification as NBY implements economic sustainability and investment strategies, and where there is a high level of exposure to Federal and State Governments as well as local communities, where you will be a true partner to the Executive. You must buy into the overall mission and vision of the group and demonstrate a genuine passion to deliver to it. Well-developed interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence is required to be able to balance commercial drive with the respect of process and nuances of diverse projects as well as the cultural diversity of key internal and external stakeholders.
What's on Offer
This is a newly created job opportunity for a commercially astute CFO to truly make an impact on the future success of the organisation and its ability to deliver to it mission. You should expect to work hard, but there is a real opportunity to leave a lasting legacy for yourself and the Yawuru community, while being rewarded with a healthy remuneration package and the opportunity to live in the beautiful coastal and tourist town of Broome within the Kimberley region of Western Australia, about 2,000km north of Perth. Relocation assistance is available for candidates who may require it. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate.