Finance Systems Accountant - Hybrid Working

Location
Chester
Salary
Competitive Salary + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted
24 Aug 2021
Closes
21 Sep 2021
Ref
LL/02201/AM
Contact
Laura Leslie
Category
Technology
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Exciting opportunity for a Finance Systems Accountant to join a high-growth, International PE-backed business based in Chester. Having recently gone live with a critical finance systems implementation project which will transform capability to support the business’s ambitious growth plans. A key step in this evolution is the appointment of a Finance Systems Accountant to work with the Finance Systems Manager. The role will play a key part in the management and support of the new system together with the implementation of acquired businesses onto the system. The role will also assist in financial data governance including oversight of the use of finance systems by overseas subsidiaries. The role holder will be required to work closely with the Finance Projects team who are responsible for integrating acquisitions into the wider finance infrastructure.

This is a critical role within the Finance team and will report to the Finance Systems Manager.

As Finance Systems Accountant, you will hold the following key skills:
Essential Experience:
• Achieved or nearing completion of an accounting qualification e.g. ACA/ACCA/CIMA
• Accounting systems end user support
• Master data maintenance
• Attention to detail
• Friendly approach to all members of the organisation
• Highly self-motivated and proactive
• Professional approach and attitude
• Issue ownership
• Maintain focus under pressure

Desirable Experience:
• Accounting system implementation and upgrade experience
• Experience of working with typical Tier 2 accounting packages such Oracle Netsuite, SAP Business ByDesign, Microsoft Dynamics AX
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills
• Advanced Excel skills
• Experience of developing financial reports using finance reporting tools.

 
You will enjoy a fantastic, collaborative environment in a business that are proud to support hybrid-working with a mixture of remote and office working available and will be discussed at interview. This is a fast-moving role so apply now for immediate consideration.