Finance Systems Implementation

  • Job Reference: 11508
  • Date Posted: 31 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Corby
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + excellent benefits (see details)
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

11508 - Finance Projects Manager
Location: Working from home / field-based

Summary
In response to continued growth and customer demand, our client - an established & highly successful tech firm based in Northamptonshire - are seeking an experienced Finance Project Manager on a full-time permanent basis.

You will be responsible for supporting clients through their finance and billing implementation projects, whilst maintaining an exceptional level of customer service.


Responsibilities
*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.


Requirements
Essential:
*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),
*DBS Clear.

Preferred:
*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.


Package
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)
*Cyclescheme
*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 0116 254 9404.