Systems Accountant

Systems Accountant

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension

  • Contact:

    Tom Soten

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


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Systems Accountant - Leeds - £60,000 + Benefits

  • To be a key player in the Finance Systems Support and Administration team, delivering support and changes to the current EPM Planning, Forecasting and Management Reporting application;
  • Ensure the effective and efficient processing of financial and non-financial data and to ensure that the range of management tools and reports used are adequate and fit for purpose;
  • To ensure that the systems and processes are compliant and up to date with all relevant reporting standards, practices and audit requirements;

Key Responsibilities - Systems Accountant - Leeds

  • Support projects to implement new, and update existing, models for the processing of financial and management reporting, planning and forecasting data;
  • Ensure that system permissions are in line with delegated authorities and approvals from businesses;
  • Be a consistent and approachable point of contact for stakeholders;
  • Provide training and insight to business users and others in the wider organisation who need to use the systems;
  • Work with sponsors, stakeholders and developers to design and develop management reports to better inform the business
  • Test internal processes and procedures for the EPM toolset, ensuring that all policies, procedures and guidance documentation are up to date;
  • Ensure data consistency across multiple reports and systems.

Qualifications and Experience - Systems Accountant - Leeds

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA), or qualified by experience;
  • 3-5 years' experience of working in a Finance FP&A function, supporting the planning, forecasting and reporting (EPM) applications and processes;
  • Experience of designing, implementing and managing finance reporting, planning and forecasting processes and policies on an Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) platform;
  • Experience of delivering month end reporting processes and experience of administering Finance EPM applications - relational SQL Server-based;
  • Advanced and demonstrable SQL experience (construction, data manipulations and ad-hoc queries);
  • Experience of acquiring and transforming data from ERP (Finance, HR) systems - ideally SAP ECC, FICO and HCM;

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