Finance Implementation Consultant / Project Manager
- Job Reference: 11508b
- Date Posted: 28 May 2020
- Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
- Location: Northampton
- Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
- Bonus/Benefits: + benefits
- Sector: I.T. & Communications
- Job Type: Permanent
- Duration: Permanent
- Work Hours: Full Time
11508 - Finance Implementation Consultant / Project Manager
Location: Working From Home / Field-Based
In response to continued growth and client demand, our client - an established & highly successful tech firm based in Northamptonshire - are seeking an experienced Finance Implementation Consultant / Project Manager on a full-time permanent basis.
You will be responsible for supporting education-sector clients through their finance and billing implementation projects, whilst maintaining an exceptional level of customer service.
*Provide an exceptional level of service managing client projects, implementing a suite of bespoke finance and billing solutions,
*Successful on-boarding and servicing of clients, from project inception to handover and support beyond,
*Be the main point of contact for clients migrating from their existing finance systems, OR for new clients seeking a new finance & billing solution,
*Disseminate & persuasively promote the benefits of the company's finance products & systems to new & existing clients,
*Ad-hoc duties relevant to the role.
*A background in finance / accounting including system implementation, migration projects & training,
*Good people skills - experience communicating with finance personnel, together with a solid understanding of accounting terminology,
*Possess exceptional customer / client account management experience,
*Good analytical & problem-solving skills,
*Be a highly organised team player managing multiple products & capable of working to strict deadlines,
*Be self-motivated, assertive, proactive & possess initiative,
*Valid driving licence, willing & able to travel within the UK & occasionally Internationally to support clients as required (expenses reimbursed),
*Experience of finance project implementation & management,
*Education sector experience, ideally within the finance / bursar function,
*Proven experience of working in a similar role to the one described,
*QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified or part-qualified accountant or proven QBE. All qualifications should be relevant and up to date,
*SYSTEMS: extensive Sage experience, cloud-based accounting (Accounts IQ preferred), MS Office incl. Excel & PowerPoint.
In return for this exciting opportunity, our client is offering the following package:
*Appointment Type: Permanent
*Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 (subject to experience)
*Based: Working from home / field-based
*Hours: Mon-Fri, 37.5hrs per week
*Holiday: 25 Days + Bank Holidays (increasing after 5 years' service)
*Company Pension Scheme
*Death in Service Benefit (3x basic salary)
*Allocated time for training & professional development
*Technical equipment will be provided
If you're interested & think you're suitable for this opportunity, please apply online OR call Greg at Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 11508) on 07828 092 050.
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