Finance Systems Project Manager

Recruiter
Global Accounting Network
Location
London, South East England
Salary
70000.0000
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity to join an acquisitive and growing global media group for a Finance Systems Project Manager based in London.

Globally, the business covers regions across the UK, Asia, New York and Canada with over 2000 employees worldwide and turnover of £400M+

The Finance Systems Project Manager will work across multiple systems and involved in a variety of projects in addition to managing a newly created team of three.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure a high quality but flexible control environment, especially in relation to developments and data uploads from other systems
  • Existing financial reporting systems to provide complete, accurate and timely data
  • Responsible for ensuring timely and complete maintenance within and between the Finance systems for any changes to master data and hierarchies
  • Responsibility that systems and controls are fully documented and kept up to date
  • Responsibility for management and development of team of 3 systems accountants
  • Support the finance systems strategy

Skills and Requirements

  • Preferably qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • Direct experience managing systems or platform improvements
  • Experience in consolidation reporting
  • Strong knowledge of financial systems
  • Well-rounded financial systems professional with a broad knowledge base
  • An ability to communicate and work effectively at all levels
  • Direct line-management experience
  • Pro-active approach to problem solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Desirable: Knowledge of VBA

This is a terrific opportunity to join a progressive and growing business that will suit someone with a technical systems background who wants to dive into diverse and interesting projects.