Finance Systems Manager

  • Location

    London (hybrid working)

  • Specialism:

    Change & Transformation

  • Salary:

    £90,000 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Harold

  • Contact email:

    james.harold@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    4481

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-24

  • Published:

    2022-06-06

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Role:                                Finance Systems Manager

Systems:                          Great Plains and Microsoft Dynamics 365

Length:                             12-month contract

Remuneration:                  £80,000-£90,000 / equivalent day rate

Location:                           London (hybrid working)

Our client:

Our client is a revolutionary technology business and industry leader. Altum Consulting are supporting the recruitment of a Finance Systems Manager.  This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining the business who are currently transforming their finance operating model and system infrastructure to sustain further growth and success.

Note: Great Plains and Dynamics 365 financials technical system experience is strongly desirable.

Job Description

The Finance Systems Manager will own the business' current finance system, Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains.  Working closely with the Finance team, third-party support suppliers and the internal systems and technology teams you will support the finance and integrated systems.  You will be responsible for application support and security as well as IT controls.

The business is currently progressing with an implementation of Microsoft D365 F&O. This role will support the migration alongside the BAU Great Plains system tasks and work closely with the Programme Director and Programme Management team as well as systems support.

Key accountabilities:

  • Own the current Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains Finance system, recommend quick wins and internal improvements
  • Ensure that the Finance System is available to all users as required
  • Take ownership for system integrations operating optimally (Nolan eRequest, Jet reporting, Mgt Reporter, Tagetik, Tableau, ADP HR)

Key responsibilities:

  • Serve as Great Plains superuser across the group and ensure all GP databases are operationally in sync.
  • Develop an integration map between Great Plains and business systems to support delivery of the new finance system Microsoft D365.
  • Support the design & development of the new finance system, as well as other systems across the business to ensure integration with the Finance system
  • Responsible for the controls relating to security, access & data integrity
  • Act as a superuser for the finance system, providing support to all departments across the business to utilise the system to its maximum capabilit

Essential Skills:

  • 5+ years Finance systems management experience
  • Support for Microsoft financials (Microsoft Dynamics, GP, AX, D365)
  • Previous D365 implementation experience
  • Experience working with Finance teams
We are currently shortlisting with a view to interview and start ASAP. If this grabs your attention, apply now to be considered.

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of systems integration
  • Excellent understanding of Finance processes
  • Excellent business partnering and communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills