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Finance Systems Administrator

  • Location: York
  • Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Study Support, Pension, Flexible working
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Part Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 08 October 2021
  • Job Ref: RGO37030_1631118074
Excellent PE backed business based in the York area are currently recruiting for a Finance Systems Administrator. You will work closely with the Systems Accountant and be a key point of contact between both the finance and IT departments. Assisting on a variety of projects and supporting the implementation of a new system will be some of the key responsibilities of this role.
Your duties will include but not be limited to:

*Additional ad hoc duties as required.
*To be responsible for the functional maintenance of all administration aspects of the financial systems within the business, such as Sage and the CPM software.
*To provide first line support to the finance function, both in the UK and in Europe.
*To liaise with IT department team-members to ensure that they are aware of (and progress) all aspects of Security Maintenance for the above.
*To work in conjunction with IT department to ensure that user security is set in accordance with company policies and that staff changes are notified in a timely manner.
*To support team members in testing and scheduling system upgrades as and when needed.
*To ensure that all documentation in relation to finance systems configuration and supporting business processes is up to date and available.
*To work with the wider business, providing training on systems and support to new Practices.
*To continually review and identify opportunities to improve the efficiency of the system.
*To work closely with the Systems Accountant.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate the following experience:

*AAT qualified or/and studying towards to an ACCA/CIMA qualification or qualified by experience.
*Previous experience of administering finance systems.
*Ability to challenge existing procedures and practices and find opportunities to work smarter.
*Competent user of MS Excel.
*Ability to communicate confidently with people at all levels.
*Able to prioritise work based on deadlines.
*Attention to detail in all aspects of the role

This is a fantastic opportunity for a career minded AAT qualified or ACCA/CIMA part qualified Accountant who is looking to join a business that will offer a clear path for progression in a systems orientated role.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.