Systems Accountant

Recruiter
Chase and Holland
Location
Leicestershire
Posted
05 Apr 2019
Closes
05 May 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Systems Accountant – Leicester - £60,000 - £80,000

Our Leicester based client is looking to recruit a Systems Accountant for a full-time permanent position reporting into the Finance Director. This is a reputable, stable business that is currently going through a period of change to improve efficiencies. With the increasing expansion of the business and further ambition to improve, they are looking for a proactive Systems Accountant to add real value. You will be responsible for fully documenting and understanding all of the Group systems in each office, including how they are used and what drives the financial reporting. As the Systems Accountant you will be expected to get involved in the business, so someone with strong communication skills and ability to build relationships is essential. As the System Accountant you will be taking an active role in the development of new processes and systems across the Group while providing solutions not problems. You will need to have strong systems knowledge and be a qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA).

Systems Accountant Duties:

Be responsible for fully documenting and understanding all of the Group systems
Assess and develop the finance system, processes and reporting requirements
System integrations and recommending improvements
Manage data delivery on finance systems
Proposing, specifying, testing and supporting new initiatives and projects
Error reporting and liaising with internal or external development teams
Responsible for review of system controls and implementing changes to further add value
Maintaining the finance intranet site, ensuring that all documentation of policies is up to date and published
Communicate effectively at all levels within the organisation and build on the relationships
Work with the Finance Manager (Technical) and Management Account Supervisor on developments to reporting.
Provide support and cover as required in the management accounts team during busy periods

The ideal candidate should meet the following criteria:

Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
Strong interpersonal and communications skills
Strong systems knowledge
Practical knowledge of good corporate governance

In return you will receive:

The successful candidate will have a chance to work in an ever growing business in what is a fantastic modern surrounding. Solid systems experience is a must with the ability to work in a fast paced environment. On offer is a salary of between £60,000 - £80,000.

If you are interested in this Systems Accountant position please apply now.

Chase and Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance, Supply Chain, HR and IT recruitment and comfortably service Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces

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