Systems Accountant

Job Overview

Sellick Partnership are actively recruiting on behalf of a not for profit client based within Greater Manchester, for a Systems Accountant, for a duration of 12 months. This role will be instrumental in the continual effective running of the core finance system. You will be responsible for reporting on, and managing projects to streamline finance processes, both within the team and the wider organisation

The role :

Work through systems integration, proving guidance and support during UAT, migration and post implementation activities
To be the Systems Accountant for the core finance system, working towards minimising the use of spreadsheets
To understand the capabilities of the current system, to allow better utilisation
To observe financial processes within the team, and out to the business to identify inefficiencies
To set up, monitor and deliver on key performance indicators across the department, aiming to deliver continuous improvement
To rebuild the chart of accounts through the system
To work through process improvement, process mapping and user testingThe person:

Experience of working within a finance setting, specifically within a systems capacity
Experience of maintaining systems and financial control
Proven track record of working through a change environment
Extremely proficient in excel and report writing
Previously worked through a system integration or system implementation
Ideally to have working knowledge of Open Accounts, although this isn't an essential requirementThis role is to initially be a 12 month contract, but there is potentially an opportunity for a permanent post, once the 12 months has expired. This is dependent upon the needs within the business to retain this skillset, which cannot be clarified at this stage, hence why they are recruiting for a 12 month duration at this stage.

Only candidates that have a background of working through system changes, enhancements, integration or implementation will be considered for this role.

If you consider yourself to be a committed, career driven professional who can demonstrate the above experience and who would welcome the stimulus of this opportunity then we would be pleased to hear from you.

If you would like to apply for this role or would like to find out more, please apply online or contact Stephanie Tasker at Sellick Partnership on (phone number removed).

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Manchester, Greater Manchester

Full Time


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