Salary £45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Consultant Marcus Pratt
Date posted 18 March 20192019-03-18 2019-05-17 accountancy Accrington Lancashire GB GBP 45000 55000 55000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk
A leading international business based in Accrington is currently looking for a Systems Accountant to guide, develop and improve the new SAP implementation project.
Robert Walters are currently working with a leading international business as they embark on new ERP system implementation project. This project has created a new role within the finance function for a System Accountant to working closely with finance, IT and other business units. The system Accountant will be pivotal in providing guidance, support and development in Finance Mapping, MI Development, Day to Day running and long-term enhancements of the new SAP system.
Work directly with key business users as well as the SAP core implementation team and SAP finance super users to understand key requirements and SAP capabilities in the respective areas
Support Finance users in their day-to-day use of the system, identifying and helping to resolve technical and process issues.
Working with finance and business users to identify how SAP can be developed to improve the transaction capture, reporting and ultimately decision-making process.
If appropriate, proposing changes to the system architecture which will enhance the relevance and impact of the management accounting information being produced
Use data to analyse bottlenecks, issues and provide fact and analysis-based recommendations for improvements
Initially, maintain standard reports and develop custom reports for end users prior to transition to BAU output
Perform daily & monthly system administration/maintenance such as validation of reports and system outputs.
Work with key business stakeholders to identify and implement process improvements to SAP functionality.
Proactively research and implement system enhancements and additional functionality
The successful candidate will be Qualified accountant, with a strong analytics and technical capabilities. Having a proven implementation background with new finance systems ideally SAP is essential that partnered with a strong ability to deliver system and process improvements through partnership with non-finance stakeholders and wider business
If you would like more information about this System Accountant, then please contact Marcus Pratt on 0161 240 7462 or email Marcus.Pratt@robertwalters.com