Systems & Processes Project Lead

Recruiter
Location
England, Oxfordshire
Salary
£40000.00 - £450000.00 per annum
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
18 Jan 2017
Ref
11513SPO
Contact
Samantha Powell
Job Title
Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Contract 18+ months

Butler Rose are currently looking for a candidate who can actively participate in the system procurement process (e.g. tender and supplier demonstration assessment) to represent finance function and wider business needs and contribute to the preferred system and supplier. You will also be the key person to generate proposals and recommendations suitable for senior management and Executive Board consideration and decision


You will lead Finance on the development and execution of the system implementation plan, including development of data / documentation transfer from existing systems and service providers, testing regimes, training plans and transitional (dual) working plans. Work proactively and constructively with the finance team, systems and process managers in other functions and third party suppliers, to identify and resolve finance-related issues during implementation of new systems and processes.


Skills Required
Proven ability implementing new finance / ERP systems.
Proven ability in improving the efficiency and effectiveness of financial systems and processes.
Good team worker, able to work collaboratively with a range of key stakeholders.
Demonstrates proactive leadership skills in addressing both technical and human challenges of system change.
Excellent communication skills and able to communicate clearly and persuasively using a variety of media and to a variety of audiences.
A proactive, persistent and creative approach to problem solving.
Proven ability in project planning, able to plan, organise and prioritise in order to meet deadlines.
Excellent Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills.

 

The following skills are also desirable
Qualification in accountancy.
Demonstrated ability of using Oracle financials and iProcurement.
Qualifications / experience in the use of Lean / Six Sigma or other process improvement approaches.

 

If you are currently seeking a new, exciting opportunity and fit the criteria above please do not hesitate to apply for this role. 

 

Butler Rose is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Butler Rose Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.