Financial Systems Accountant

  • Location

    London, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Contact:

    Yemi Jackson

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Role: Financial Systems Accountant

Salary: £50k to £65k

Location: London



Overview: (Core accountabilities; aims of position; specific responsibilities)

    • Maintain and develop Oracle Fusion;
    • Manage the data quality and data flows in Finance;
    • Train Finance staff on Oracle Fusion;
    • Ensure Oracle Fusion upgrades as successfully implemented;
    • Ensure that the General Ledger is accurately reflecting business systems data;
    • Team with IT to ensure data and account mapping is robust;


Person Specification           

    • Experience as a Systems Accountant / Finance Systems Analyst role;
    • Experience of Oracle Fusion and its reporting capabilities;
    • Experience in training staff on Oracle Fusion;
    • Strong experience using Excel and have a keen appreciation of other technologies, such as Axion;
    • Excellent communication skills and ability to work to deadlines.


Responsibilities: (Day-to-day duties; job process; “typical day”)


  • Managing Oracle Fusion, Payables;
  • Ensuring that all the financial controls are in accordance with the internal control procedures;
  • Managing the general ledger improving the chart of accounts;
  • Assistance in the development of management reporting;
  • Automate accounting processes and develop procedures;
  • Accounts payable automation;
  • Upgrades of Oracle Fusion and Regulatory reporting feeds;
  • Involvement and support for annual audit reviews;
  • Maintain systems internal controls;
  • Working closely with IT department to implement identified solutions;
  • Play the key role in bridging the gap between Finance and IT;


Qualification and Experience needed       

  • Considerable experience within a financial background, whether Fully qualified (ACCA/CIMA/ACA), part qualified or qualified by experience;
  • Excellent knowledge of Oracle Fusion and feeds;
  • Financial Services experience is an advantage but not essential;
  • Experience of the end to end knowledge of oracle development and support;