Financial Accounting Data Analyst / Finance Data Analyst / Accountant Data Analyst

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12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Accounting Data Analyst / Finance Data Analyst / Accountant Data Analyst - Fixed Term Contract

FTC, Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Location: London

The role:
Our client who are a global top tier law firm are currently looking for a Finance Accounting Data Analyst with an accounting background to work within the Finance Project team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand Data reconciliation, document the process, take steps to extract and load data at master and tranactional levels.
  • Work closely with the project and BAU team to understand and collate the legacy and new finance operational reports
  • Develop and maintain ownership of the financial reconciliation testing scripts and checklists.
  • Ensure the final converted system balance across all sub-ledgers and the general ledgers.
  • Work alongside the relevant SME and stakeholder to provide updates on financial data field definitions and map any updates required.
  • Work with project teams to help resolve other data issues discovered in testing phases and assist with resolution.
  • Propose financial data cleaning activities and work with the relevant BAU and project resource.

Essential Skills:

  • Technical experience in working with a Practice Management System (Elite 3E OR Aderant Expert)
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills (Business Analysts through to global Senior Finance Managers)
  • Fully OR Part Qualified account with a membership to a recognised accounting body
  • Strong SQL skills are essential
  • Must have analytical skills
  • Experience in supporting month-end & year-end processing
  • Formal background in Financial Data Analysis or Systems Analysis