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Systems Accountant

Job Title: Systems Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Belfast
Reference: IPE-18225
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Job Published: March 15, 2017 16:50

Job Description

Our client an Global Business services organisation require a Sytems 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