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Financial Systems Accountant - Glasgow

up to £40,000 + Bonus + Group Benefits - Engineering, FMCG & Manufacturing - Accountancy
Ref: 4067 Date Posted: Monday 08 Oct 2018
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Financial Systems Accountant required for the Group Financial Systems team of this FMCG corporate.

Reporting to the ‘Head of’ you will support the Group Finance Systems BAU processes as well as assisting with the development and implementation of system updates, change and reporting with the ultimate objective of the provision of transparent financial information across the Group.  Our client operates on a global scale and have invested significantly in their financial systems.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Providing specialist analyst skills to support the development of finance systems, and drive and support effective reporting solutions that meet reporting requirements
  • Play a key role in managing and delivery of the core Planning and Reporting cycles, including the leading of forex restatement routines
  • Assisting with the management of reporting hierarchies, structure and processes that facilitate current management reporting, and support the review and development of requests for change to ensure that these hierarchies and structures continue to evolve to meet the needs of business users
  • Helping to drive an agenda which is focussed on ensuring an appropriate control environment around the core finance systems. As part of this, create and implement appropriate control procedures across all relevant areas
  • Prepare and deliver system training of any (new) system functionality or changes

You will be a qualified Accountant or finalist with excellent systems and analytical skills gained in industry, FS or practice. You will have technical working knowledge of IFS, Hyperion & Qlikview or similar ERP, Planning & Reporting tools. You will have strong stakeholder management and communication coupled with the ability to work with conflicting deadlines.

Salary up to £40,000 + Bonus + Group Benefits.  Our client offers a first-class working environment, coupled with opportunities for personal and career development.  For further information contact Stuart Ringland on (0141) 530 4333 or email