Finance Systems Analyst

Finance Systems Analyst

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Arshi Thind

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:


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To provide day to day Finance systems support and participate in projects relating to ERP, EPM and associated other financials systems.


  • Engage confidently with Finance stakeholders in multiple locations to identify the system and data structure changes required to produce the appropriate business outcomes from an accounting, reporting and FP&A perspective.
  • Systems support - help users in the business with support queries relating to the finance EPM system
  • Support the Group Finance Management & Financial Accounting/ Reporting process from a functional systems, data and change perspective.
  • Troubleshoot systems and data related issues on the EPM platform, and investigate any upstream/ downstream related issues;
  • Proactively identify quality and user-experience issues and remediation actions required and passing them to the relevant Finance teams; Focus on continuous improvement.
  • Review Change Requests made through change control system
  • Participate in projects, upgrades and new implementations of tools and systems

Skills & Experience:

  • Qualified accountant (ACCA/ CIMA) with a minimum of 2-3 years post-qualified experience in a Finance (FP&A, management accounting) role
  • Thorough understanding of accounting principles, standards, and concepts and what these mean from a systems perspective:
    • P&L, balance sheet, cashflow;
    • Management accounting v Financial accounting and reporting;
    • Actuals, Forecast, Plan levels and how these three inter-relate from a systems perspective;
  • Demonstrable end-end super-user skills and experience on Accounting, Financial Reporting and Planning & Forecasting systems; Ideally experience of using:
    • ERP: GL, AP, AR, FA, Projects (Ideally SAP ECC)
    • EPM: Relational (SQL Server) based Reporting, Forecasting & Planning EPM toolsets
    • Excel (advanced, vlookups, data manipulation, pivoting and analysing);

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