Interim Finance Systems Accountant in London at ExcelCare

Date Posted: 8/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full Time
  • Location:
    London
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    3 - 5 years
  • Date Posted:
    8/9/2019

Job Description

Job Title: Interim Finance Systems Accountant 

Location: Bromley

Salary: Competitive

Closing Date: 31/08/2019

Reference Number: 000902

                                               


Interim Finance Systems Accountant

Excelcare holdings are looking to strengthen its Finance systems capability with the appointment of an experienced Interim Systems Accountant for a period of 6 months (Potential for extension). Reporting to the Group Finance Controller the purpose of this role is to provide high quality financial systems support to users across the Company. The role is based in Bromley Kent.

Excel Care is a progressive care home provider with 33 homes in the South East, a Domiciliary Care Division and Social Accommodation, with a T/O of £90m and growing.

Overview of the Role:

  • Gain an understanding and map the processes of the current financial systems and BI tools to understand how they integrate with finance and the wider business ensuring accuracy of reporting data.
  • Understand the internal/external reporting requirements of the Finance team.
  • Develop the reporting and system processes across the group to enhance and improve the efficiency and accuracy of financial reporting.
  • Train and support the finance team members in the use of financial systems and procedures.

Skills/Experience:

  • The successful candidate will either be ACA/ ACCA or CIMA qualified Accountant with previous working experience in a Systems Accountant role.
  • The ability to work with the users of finance systems to understand current and future business and technical requirements.
  • Previous experience in mapping and documenting the financial processes and procedures, highlighting the workflow connections.
  • Experience with improving and maintaining financial data would be highly beneficial as would a good understanding of core financial accounting and the outputs from financial systems.
  • Working with external consultants on improvement initiatives and upgrades
  • An understanding of systems and Business Intelligence tools to understand how they integrate with finance and how best to update reporting while maintaining accuracy of data.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with key stakeholders at all levels is crucial to success within this role.

Systems:

  • Strong experience with SAP Business One and Excel and/or Vision

Excelcare staff benefits june 2019:

  • Highly competitive salary
  • 25 days plus Bank holidays 
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Annual Pay Review 
  • Benefits package offering fantastic discounts at over 2500 retail outlets, cinemas, gyms and restaurants
  • Enhanced Bank holiday pay 
  • Refer a Friend Scheme rewarding up to £600 for every person you refer*
  • (https://careers.excelcareholdings.com/en-GB/page/employee-refer)
  • Long service awards
  • DBS Certificate funded by Excelcare *
  • Annual Excelcare Awards – recognition of our committed teams for a job very well done.

* Subject to terms and conditions. 

If you are interested or would like to find out more please contact the Recruitment Team today.