We are searching on an exclusive basis for an experienced Systems Accountant to join a Leeds legend in the construction industry.
This is a highly responsible position, to be the bridge between technical and non-technical folk, and to solve Accountants’ challenges using the power of technology.
Systems Accountant role & responsibilities
You’ll be highly visible, and be the bridge that makes the accountancy systems run smoothly
You’ll take ownership of any issues accountants are having (reporting etc.), and work with the IT team to get the job done
You’ll have exposure and input in some really interesting projects; brand new ERP system implementation and a new payroll system, to name a couple
You’ll have overall responsibility of the financial reporting system
You’ll have a holistic view of projects and deadlines, and be able to anticipate any road bumps, working with stakeholders at all levels to ensure smooth delivery
You’ll be a natural problem-solver, and really enjoy using your knowledge of accounting systems to resolve technical issues
You’ll be making a difference in a nationally-known manufacturing legend, and true Yorkshire success story
Systems Accountant requirements
Strong experience in administering, supporting and developing finance systems
You’ll need to speak the same language as Accountants, so a qualification/part-qualification in Accountancy would be ideal
Equally, you need to communicate at a technical level with the IT team (SQL would be helpful)
Problem solver and technically-minded
Exceptionally organised – you’ll have great Project Management skills, be able to spot any glaring issues (such as scheduling project kick off meetings for month end!), and know when to escalate when necessary
Enjoys working for a company with a tangible product
Leeds legend in the construction industry, which is proud of its ‘family’ culture.
You’ll have plenty of opportunities for ownership, and to play a pivotal role in the financial side of the business.
Competitive basic salary of c.£40,000 + car + bonus + pension + health care + flexible working.
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