Employers

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What we recruit

Accounting & Finance
Our highly experienced team understands accounting, but most importantly the traits of an effective and influential modern accountant. The fundamentals haven’t changed much, but access to data and the need for businesses to have real time insights has definitely challenged the traditional accountant mould.

Our team is focused on getting to know you. Whether you’re a hiring manager needing to grow your team’s capability or a job seeker needing advice to take the next career step, we bring the networks and knowledge, but also advice and empathy to help achieve your goals.

Types of Roles

Chief Financial Officer

Commercial Manager

Financial Controller

FP & A Manager

Financial Accounting Manager

Finance Manager

Finance Business Partner

Management Accountant

Finance Analyst

Financial Accountant

Who to talk to 

Sita Patel

Sita Patel

open description
sita@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 143
LinkedIn
Rachel Derry

Rachel Derry

open description
racheld@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 158 0624
LinkedIn
Darron Hubbard

Darron Hubbard

open description
darron@cultivate.co.nz
+64 27 704 9495
LinkedIn
Kelly Lloyd

Kelly Lloyd

open description
kelly@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 145
LinkedIn
Craig Malcolm

Craig Malcolm

open description
craig@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 328
LinkedIn
Accounting Support
Our Accounting Support team are true veterans of the industry, each with over 15 years experience growing careers and teams in Accounting Support. There’s not many Auckland Accounting Support teams they haven’t helped, either with temporary cover or permanent appointments. They've seen the trends to outsourcing then insourcing, then back to something in between.

The team also host a special interest group made up of Payroll Managers from some of New Zealand’s largest companies, helping to share knowledge and insights across the payroll community.

 The rise of shared services departments and new technology has seen a huge shift in the make up accounting support, the way these roles are performed and the behaviors needed for success. No one knows this space better than us. Whether you’re looking for people with the potential to tackle tomorrow’s challenges or hoping to grow your career we can help.

Types of Roles

Shared Services Manager

Payroll Manager

Payroll Officer

Credit Control Manager

Credit Analyst

Credit Control Officer

AR Manager

AR Officer

AP Manager

AP Officer

Assistant Accountant

Accounts Assistant

Finance Administrator

Billings Analyst

Billing Administrator

Who to talk to 

Sita Patel

Sita Patel

open description
sita@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 143
LinkedIn
Rachel Derry

Rachel Derry

open description
racheld@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 158 0624
LinkedIn
Darron Hubbard

Darron Hubbard

open description
darron@cultivate.co.nz
+64 27 704 9495
LinkedIn
Kelly Lloyd

Kelly Lloyd

open description
kelly@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 145
LinkedIn
Craig Malcolm

Craig Malcolm

open description
craig@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 328
LinkedIn
Business Support & Administration
From same day illness cover to major projects, planned or otherwise, our Business Support and Administration team has done it. We work fast and collaboratively to find job seekers a great new role, whether you’re looking for better flexibility, greater challenge, an easier commute, or a better salary we can help.

Our focus on proactive talent sourcing ensures that hiring managers can rely on us to deliver great talent regardless of the deadlines and volumes. Our award-winning team have a more than 95 years combined experience, and have become the go-to team for Business Support and Administration roles across Auckland.

Types of Roles

Administrator

Team Coordinator

EA

PA

Reception

Sales Support

Office Manager

Analyst

Who to talk to 

Charly Hickman

Charly Hickman

open description
Charly@cultivate.co.nz
+64 20 401 56965
LinkedIn
Sita Patel

Sita Patel

open description
sita@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 143
LinkedIn
Rachel Derry

Rachel Derry

open description
racheld@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 158 0624
LinkedIn
Toni Johnson

Toni Johnson

open description
toni@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 167
LinkedIn
Naz Huq

Naz Huq

open description
naz@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 295 3096
LinkedIn
Nicola Houghton

Nicola Houghton

open description
nicola@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 075
LinkedIn
Kathryn Clarke

Kathryn Clarke

open description
kathryn@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 106
LinkedIn
Trina Jones

Trina Jones

open description
trina@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 102
LinkedIn
Contracting
We understand the importance of independent contractors in keeping businesses moving. From technology upgrades, team restructures, projects or simply shifting a backlog, they step in with little notice and induction to save the day with their specialist skills and can-do attitude.

We work with contractors in advance of a need to understand their skills and availability so when the SOS comes we can move quickly. The professional life of a contractor can be busy, uncertain and at times lonely, we get it. With a weekly pay-cycle, a mobile enabled time-sheeting system, opportunities for professional development and Consultants that care, you're in good hands.

Types of Roles

Chief Financial Officer

Commercial Manager

Financial Controller

FP & A Manager

Financial Accounting Manager

Finance Manager

Finance Business Partner

Management Accountant

Finance Analyst

Financial Accountant

Who to talk to 

Rachel Cattanach

Rachel Cattanach

open description
rachelc@cultivate.co.nz
+64 275 766 304
LinkedIn
Craig Malcolm

Craig Malcolm

open description
craig@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 328
LinkedIn
Customer Service & Contact Centre
Connecting with a contact centre or customer services representative is more often the first human contact people have with a brand. So more than ever the experience needs to delight not frustrate the customer, whether that be by phone, chat or email.

We understand the evolution of contact centre from a cost to a point of difference and therefore the type of people required to make a difference. From single customer services roles to urgent 100+ temporary needs our team has the knowledge, reach and pace to match opportunity with potential.

Types of Roles

Contact Centre - Inbound/Outbound

Claims Consultant

Chat Agent

Work@Home Agent

Collections Consultant

Customer Care

Service Desk

Client Services

Who to talk to 

Charly Hickman

Charly Hickman

open description
Charly@cultivate.co.nz
+64 20 401 56965
LinkedIn
Sita Patel

Sita Patel

open description
sita@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 143
LinkedIn
Rachel Derry

Rachel Derry

open description
racheld@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 158 0624
LinkedIn
Toni Johnson

Toni Johnson

open description
toni@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 167
LinkedIn
Naz Huq

Naz Huq

open description
naz@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 295 3096
LinkedIn
Nicola Houghton

Nicola Houghton

open description
nicola@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 075
LinkedIn
Trina Jones

Trina Jones

open description
trina@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 102
LinkedIn
Executive
Hiring for business-critical executive positions requires far more than a fast and accurate shortlist. We work with you to create a bespoke success profile for the position and an assessment process that is highly objective, robust and inclusive. We regularly undertake proactive approaches to target agreed external talent as well as managing your internal applicants, to ensure a defendable and impartial result.

Types of Roles

Head of Finance

Head of Operations

Head of Marketing

Country Manager

General Manager

Head of Sales

Who to talk to 

Craig Malcolm

Craig Malcolm

open description
craig@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 328
LinkedIn
Tony Pownall

Tony Pownall

open description
tony@cultivate.co.nz
+64 27 546 1701
LinkedIn
Financial Services
We are highly networked across a range of different organisations from boutique funds to international banks, from front office to back, and appreciate the industry for it’s specific talent needs.

With the financial markets landscape ever changing, from global events, to regulatorily needs, to emerging technologies, we understand the skills and behaviors required to meet today’s challenges and beyond.

Types of Roles

Operations Management

KYC, ECDD & Financial Crime

Advisor

Compliance Specialist

Client Relationship Manager

Who to talk to 

Charly Hickman

Charly Hickman

open description
Charly@cultivate.co.nz
+64 20 401 56965
LinkedIn
Naz Huq

Naz Huq

open description
naz@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 295 3096
LinkedIn
Nicola Houghton

Nicola Houghton

open description
nicola@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 075
LinkedIn
Kathryn Clarke

Kathryn Clarke

open description
kathryn@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 106
LinkedIn
Trina Jones

Trina Jones

open description
trina@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 102
LinkedIn
People & Capability (HR)
Partnering with People & Capability (HR) professionals across a variety of industries, Cultivate can support organisations to identify People & Capability talent for SME's to NZ's largest organisations. Our experienced team provides the specialised and personal service you'd expect from a boutique whilst harnessing the power of tenure and experience.

Types of Roles

HR Management / Senior

HR Business Partner / Advisory

Organisational Development

Learning and Development

Change management

HR Administration / Coordination

Talent Acquisition

Who to talk to 

Amanda Law

Amanda Law

open description
amanda@cultivate.co.nz
+64 273983023
LinkedIn
Toni Johnson

Toni Johnson

open description
toni@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 167
LinkedIn
Naz Huq

Naz Huq

open description
naz@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 295 3096
LinkedIn
Nicola Houghton

Nicola Houghton

open description
nicola@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 075
LinkedIn
Kathryn Clarke

Kathryn Clarke

open description
kathryn@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 106
LinkedIn
Trina Jones

Trina Jones

open description
trina@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 102
LinkedIn
Temporary
When managers need a temporary resource they need it quickly, but with a high level of assurance over capability and suitability. We work tirelessly to maintain an active pool of pre-qualified talent. We handle the skills testing, references and background checking and anything else needed to be sure that when the need arises, we have your back.

We work with temporary job seekers to understand their availability, skill level and motivations, but also ensure they’re set up for success as a temp. A world class time-sheeting system, access to professional development and a recruitment partner focused on temp wellbeing, ensures temping through Cultivate is easier and more rewarding.

Types of Roles

Volume / Bulk Assignments

Administrator

Team Coordinator

EA

PA

Reception

Sales Support

Office Manager

Analyst

Contact Centre - Inbound/Outbound

Claims Consultant

Chat Agent

Work@Home Agent

Collections Consultant

Customer Care

Service Desk

Client Services

Who to talk to 

Charly Hickman

Charly Hickman

open description
Charly@cultivate.co.nz
+64 20 401 56965
LinkedIn
Sita Patel

Sita Patel

open description
sita@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 143
LinkedIn
Rachel Derry

Rachel Derry

open description
racheld@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 158 0624
LinkedIn
Toni Johnson

Toni Johnson

open description
toni@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 167
LinkedIn
Naz Huq

Naz Huq

open description
naz@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 295 3096
LinkedIn
Nicola Houghton

Nicola Houghton

open description
nicola@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 075
LinkedIn
Darron Hubbard

Darron Hubbard

open description
darron@cultivate.co.nz
+64 27 704 9495
LinkedIn
Kelly Lloyd

Kelly Lloyd

open description
kelly@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 145
LinkedIn
Trina Jones

Trina Jones

open description
trina@cultivate.co.nz
+64 21 429 102
LinkedIn
Supply Chain and Logistics
The Logistics and Supply Chain sector is constantly changing and we understand first-hand the pace of change and it’s impact on roles and talent needs. Our team have worked both in and with some of the most well-known and respected organisations across international freight forwarding, shipping, supply chain, import & export and 3PL.

We’re proud of the impact we’ve had on customers to date, not just by filling vacancies with great talent, but also through shifting the thinking of either jobseekers or employers based on our observations and market trends for an even better result for both parties.

Types of Roles

Import / Export Operations (Air and Sea)  

Customs

Business Development 

Account Management

Sales Support

Customer Service 

Domestic Transport

Planning and Scheduling

Inventory Management

Warehouse and 3PL Management

Import / Export Documentation

Trading

Purchasing

Management

Who to talk to 

Verona Clay

Verona Clay

open description
verona@cultivate.co.nz
+64 22 5240 642
LinkedIn
Zoe Morris

Zoe Morris

open description
zoe@cultivate.co.nz
+64 22 167 4156
LinkedIn
All of Government
Cultivate is proud to partner with participating government agencies across permanent, temporary and contract recruitment nationally. We provide these services as a subcontractor under clause 9.3 of the AoG Recruitment Services Agreement.
Accounting & Finance
Accounting Support
Business Support & Administration
Contracting
Customer Service & Contact Centre
Financial Services
People & Capability
Temporary
Supply Chain and Logistics

What we offer

We founded Cultivate because we wanted to offer businesses a different, easier way to recruit.

The Cultivate way.

It’s a more personable way.  Our clients and candidates are at the heart of everything we do.  We take the time to get to know and understand you, your business and your goals, so we can connect you with the right person to help you achieve them.   And we stick around to make sure things work out.  

It’s a more flexible way.  We understand that every search is unique.  So we offer our clients a range of more customizable recruitment options as well as payment flexibility to best suit your needs.


Recruit FOR You

We can take the pressure off you and look after the entire end-to-end recruitment process for you.  Either on a role-by-role basis or we can deliver roles in an ongoing capacity as part of your team.

Recruit WITH You

We can work alongside you to recruit.  Helping you with the parts of the recruitment process that are more time consuming or require more expertise.

Enable YOU to Recruit

We can set-up your business and train you to recruit internally.  So you will be able select and engage prospective employees yourself.  

You will be working with some of the most experienced and well networked Consultants in the industry.  They are also great people, who genuinely care about growing our clients businesses and our candidates careers.

Let’s Talk.  We would love to help connect you with the right person to grow your business.

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