Finance Systems Project Manager

Global Accounting Network
London, South East England
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
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.