Finance Systems Manager

Elevation Accountancy / Finance
10 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Accountancy & Finance are currently recruiting a Finance Systems Manager for a large corporate firm in Sheffield. They are well respected and well known employer, investing well in it's employees. This is a varied and challenging role with duties to include:

The Finance Systems team play a key role in the provision of the Practice Management System and associated applications for the group.

The Finance Systems Manager will be responsible for managing the full programme life cycle for finance systems developments - from engagement with all relevant business users, planning, managing stages of development, managing the testing cycle and deployment of deliverables.

This role will be based in the Sheffield office but you will expected to travel as and when required as part of your role.

Duties & Responsibilities:-

- Programme management of the finance systems developments
- Maintaining an up to date record of the project status and report regularly on progress
- Ensuring business requirements are being met with the highest quality and accuracy through a well-managed testing regime, project documentation communicating regularly with the business stakeholders
- Ensure a successful handover to support including delivery of appropriate documentation
- Managing a team up to five direct reports including day to day management and regular appraisals

To be considered for this role you will have a number of these key skills and experiences:-

- Proven success in the management of multiple simultaneous projects within a finance or IT environment
- Effective communication skills including workshop facilitation and the ability to present and discuss at a senior level within the firm
- Sound understanding of business goals and objectives and how to achieve them
- Strong practical understanding of the core components of the project lifecycle
- Track record of leading and motivating a professional team and delivering results
- Experience of working with Elite Enterprise or similar legal PMS would be advantageous
- Relevant business analysis or project management accreditation
- An understanding of database design and management

The hours are 9am to 5pm, although flexibility is required to meet the needs of the business.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a large, stable and successful business in an excellent convenient location for commuting and to secure a role which will offer both exposure to different things and new challenges in a busy accounting environment.

If you meet the criteria for this role, and are interested in being put forward please do not hesitate to apply or contact me to discuss.

Elevation Accountancy & Finance focuses on the recruitment of talented Accountancy and Finance professionals across all levels, from entry level trainees through to post qualified accountants

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