Finance Systems Accountant

Michael Page
£60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Private Medical
23 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2020
JN -092020-1230828
Jordan Davenport-Smith
Job role
Group accountant
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

Finance Systems Accountant role with a PE-backed Management Consultancy. This is a broad role with reporting and systems responsibilities. Up to £65,000 + 20% Bonus.

Client Details

The Client

My client is a PE-backed Management Consultancy that has gone through extensive growth in recent years, through a mixture of organic and acquisitional means. They provide a broad range of services to their expanding list of global clients and are experts in their field.

The Central London Group Function is a close-knit team and this is a newly-created Finance Systems Accountant role. Due to growth of the business this is a newly-created role that will support the finance function with both accounting and systems matters.


The Role

Reporting into the Group Financial Controller this Finance Systems Accountant will be a broad and often hands on role with the following responsibilities:

  • Systems Implementation/Process Improvements: Lead on all systems upgrades and implementation of new finance software across the group. Drive the ongoing improvement of processes
  • Expert User: Lead on systems training, establishing best practices and ensuring that these are delivered across the business
  • Financial Reporting: Assist with preparation of Month End Accounts & Group Reporting Pack as well as supporting on Financial/Stat Accounts at Year End.
  • Ad Hoc Analysis: support finance team with ad hoc projects, including pulling specialist reports via Microsoft Dynamics

Being a small team this is role where you must be happy getting stuck in where's needed at certain times in support of junior team members.


What's Needed

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified with a strong systems background
  • Must have implemented new software and delivered systems upgrades
  • Dynamics 365/Navision highly desirable
  • SME business exposure
  • Must be comfortable in a hands on role in support of juniors (with the view that no job is beneath you!)
  • Able to commute to Central London (as/when offices can reopen properly)

Job Offer

What's On Offer

  • Up to £65,000 (Experience Dependent)
  • Up to 20% Bonus
  • Private Medical Insurance (Top Cover)
  • Good Pension
  • Great Team
  • Growth Environment