Oracle Finance Change Accountant

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Essential Employment
Location
Newton Heath, Manchester
Salary
£22 - £23/hour
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Oracle Finance Change Accountant needed in Manchester £22ph ref 45EE
This is working full time hours on a temporary basis for 6 months and subject to a police check.
Required:
The FC Accountant will work with key business stakeholders to streamline end to end financial processes within Oracle and a number of other systems.
Responsibilities
Work closely with the existing Finance team to identify and deliver efficiencies, standardisation and automation to reduce manual interventions
Engage with and influence senior stakeholders across various work streams/functions including Finance, HR and IT
Review and make recommendations on current reporting processes
Ensure the right controls /documentation are in place
End to end process mapping and documentation of reporting
Skills/Experience
The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience:
Strong knowledge of Oracle Financials and Wand is essential
Knowledge of other systems such as, Business Objects, DMS would be highly advantageous
An understanding of financial and accounting processes - an accountancy qualification (CIMA,CIPFA,ACCA, AAT) would be desirable
Demonstrable experience of implementing and championing process improvement
Excellent stakeholder engagement/management skills with the ability to build strong relationships quickly and work collaboratively with a broad range of stakeholders
Excellent organisational and time management skills