Systems Accountant

Austin Andrew - Commercial
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client an Global Business services organisation require a Systems Accountant to join them on a Fixed Term Contract- the role will be based in London, but will require travel to Belfast every other week

The role of Systems Accountant is a critical project role in ensuring that efficiencies are achieved within the Finance function

This role will require close liaising with the management accounts, financial accounts, and IT staff. It will require a sound accountancy knowledge, alongside strong IT skills, in order to develop value added changes to accelerate timelines within the reporting process

Contribute by providing enhanced built in control mechanisms to the ERP system (TM1/Cognos), saving on additional tasks as part of the month end process

Review and improve the interaction between excel and the ERP system (ie uploading forecast process)

Implement automated reporting through direct use of existing systems, such as weekly tracker reports to the business

Streamline current excel based reports currently used within Finance department, and bring consistency across the reporting functions

Weekly formal update to Head of Management Accounting on achievement of key deliverables

You should have

Some working experience in a management accounting environment

Demonstrable examples of how you specifically contributed to the success of improving the reporting process of a finance department

Experience in working with an Accountancy ERP package - Cognos/TM1, and SUN experience would be an advantage