Financial Systems Accountant

Job Title: Financial Systems Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: Asap
REF: TV0208FSA_1564756294
Contact Name: Taylor Vigano
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Role: Financial Systems Accountant

Reporting into: Finance Ops Director

Type: Full Time, Permanent

Job responsibilities

  • Day to day support of IBM Controller, design of forms, business service to the Tax and Accounting Team.
  • Secondary support to 20 Business Units
  • Work on developing Microsoft Power BI, writing reports and support Finance HQ business reporting initiatives.
  • Accounts Receivable reporting via Excel.
  • Involvement in the global role out of MS AX365 across countries.


  • Ability to analyze and comprehend complex systems and their relationships.
  • Able to work in a matrix operating and reporting environment.
  • Strong aptitude in identifying and solutionising outcomes on an ongoing basis.
  • Ambitious, independent, self-starter with strong business acumen and the ability to effectively manage competing priorities and to work with a strong sense of urgency.
  • Proven ability to be a strong team player, and to interact and communicate effectively with colleagues at all levels, in multiple locations and non-finance departments.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Problem solving mentality
  • Superior analytical and logical mindset and technical skills combined with the ability and desire to get into the details


  • A qualified accountant, ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent, with relevant post-qualified experience.
  • Experience in financial systems and working on global system implementations
  • Advanced Excel skills in data compilation
  • Experience using IBM's Cognos Controller
  • Proven track record of successful contributions to projects