Systems Accountant

Location
England, London
Salary
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
14 Nov 2018
Closes
14 Dec 2018
Ref
13969838/001
Contact
John McDonald
Job Role
Accountant
Sector
Legal
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
ACCA
Contract Type
Permanent




A Systems Accountant role for a leading London law firm that will be responsible for managing and improving the firm's financial systems; and to extract, analyse and report information through advanced use of SQL and MS Excel.



Client Details

A leading London law firm that primarily focus within the real estate sector.

Description

  • Work with our software suppliers (as the finance lead) to scope, develop, test and implement solutions to agreed budgets and timescales




  • To ensure that any issues relating to the operation of our financial systems are promptly identified and resolved (PMS, BI, budgeting, billing, payment approvals, time recording, general ledger, purchase ledger and credit control)




  • To ensure that any change requests or enhancements relating to our financial systems are thoroughly and systematically evaluated; and that any agreed solutions are punctually delivered




  • Write SQL Reports to satisfy regular and ad-hoc information requests




  • Continually appraise existing processes to inform system and procedural development




  • Help deliver the automation of tasks performed manually by the finance team






Profile

  • SQL skills - essential




  • Advanced MS Excel - essential




  • SSRS skills - desirable






  • Qualified accountant - ACA, ACCA or CIMA




  • 2 years' relevant experience within a law firm - desirable




  • Relevant systems experience: Norwel, Rekoop and Quantum - desirable


Job Offer
  • Salary of £50,000 to £55,000
  • Contributory pension
  • Private health care