Systems Assistant Accountant £30,000 - £35,000
Your new company
Hays are Exclusively partnered with a leading Educational facility in Edinburgh to recruit a Systems Support Accountant offering a competitive salary and package of up to £35,000 per annum. Our client have a strong reputation and continuous improvement approach in all they undertake and this Systems Accounting role will support a wider business movement in improving business systems and functionality.
This role is initially for a period of 12 months with possibility of extension and would suit an analytical individual with strong financial and systems exposure looking to develop their experience in in a commercial role.
Your new role
The Systems Support Accountant will work with over 100 people facing into the project across the business and will sit within the finance team. You will be responsible for testing reports, general ledger reconciliations, process mapping and help support UAT. You will cross check data from the old system on to the new with advanced excel skills and analytical approach to assess data. This includes migration of Purchase orders, journals and account balances and ensuring the effective transference of data to the new Oracle system.
You will be involved in supporting team meetings and working with stakeholders across the delivery team and providing support to functional leads. This is a fast paced role where you will be a key facilitator in mapping of data and validating information before the GO live date.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have an interest in finance and systems with a strong analytical mind and excel skills. You will have a finance background, understanding general ledger and payment processes across the finance function. You will be comfortable extracting data from different sources and will enjoy working across a delivery team where everyone is pulling together at the same time. Any exposure of oracle would be highly desireable.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a great package including 30+ days holiday and salary of up to £35,000 per annum. This role will give wide exposure across a systems project where you will learn and develop new skills along the way. Our client is a great employer offering flexible working and hybrid working options.
What you need to do now
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