Reed Technology
Covent Garden
£45k - £55k pa
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Application Support - Systems Analyst (Finance software)

My client based in London are looking to recruit a candidate who has proven experience supporting a finance software..

As a member of the Financial Systems Team, this role is responsible for the integrity of the company financial system. The role will be a key interface between the IT and Finance department, in areas such as, driving system development and improvements. This role includes but is not limited to involvement in key system projects, implementation of systems and providing vital system support.

  • Maintain all aspects of the finance system
  • Maintain and ensure data and database integrity along with synchronisation with matter management software
  • Analyse existing systems to identify where software configuration changes and/or process re-engineering will improve business practices
  • Apply Systems / Business Analyst principles to improve to the change process, including creating technical specifications and test plans
  • Maintain system controls through proper IT change request procedure
  • Investigate system problems and provide solutions, avoiding disruption to the business and minimising downtime
  • Maintain a high level of knowledge about all products, systems and procedures that relate to the accounting and finance process including the understanding of framework environment and the processes associated with it
  • Act as a liaison between the Finance department, Business Users and the IT department in regard to technical and maintenance related issues
  • Provide 3rd line support & co-ordinate with the IT department for problem resolution and enhancements
  • Write SQL queries to solve data issues
  • Write SQL queries on the database to create reports for users
  • Understand, manage and provide input for major upgrades to the Financial system
  • Perform a central role in data migrations from company acquisitions to ensure 3rd Party Developers provide good quality data.
  • Creating technical specifications and test plans
  • Maintain system controls through proper IT change request procedure
  • Display good understanding of Financial Accounting & Finance Department activities to translate how User Requirements should be presented to Developers.

Candidate Requirements

  • Experience supporting finance software
  • Understanding of Framework applications such as Workflows, Configuration Manager & Administrator tools.
  • Understanding of Financial Accounting & Finance Department operations.
  • Understanding SQL Programming, writing basic SQL code
  • SQL Server Reporting Studio (SSRS)
  • Knowledge of computer systems and technologies
  • Technical competency
  • The ability to communicate with clients, colleagues and management to explain complex issues clearly and concisely
  • Meticulous and organised approach to work
  • Logical, analytical and creative approach to problems
  • Thoroughness and attention to detail
  • Business skills and commercial awareness
  • The ability to work both in a team and alone to manage your own workload
  • Career motivation and a willingness to continue to further knowledge and skills
  • Ability to learn new skills and technologies quickly
  • Awareness of current issues affecting the industry and its technologies.

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