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Four Financial

SAP Systems Project Lead

Employment Type: PermanentLocation: BlackburnSalary: £50000 - £100000 per annum

SAP Systems Project Lead

Based: Blackburn

Salary: highly dependent on experience, 25 days holiday + stats and further benefits

Our client are a leading retailer with a strong brand spanning throughout the UK and globally. Due to continuous growth and future acquisition plans, we are looking for a strong Systems Accountant to join the team working in the UK business and wider global team

We are looking for adaptable, forward thinking, pro-active Systems Accountant to lead on the management and development of the group-wide SAP systems. In future this will include involvement in a global implementation project alongside the project team with day to day management of wider systems

Role:

  • Working between finance and IT to enable continuous improvement to all SAP systems
  • Capturing accurate and reliable information to represent business performance and metrics
  • Supporting ongoing strategic projects, delivering operational process improvement
  • Implementing and managing system controls and change management across finance
  • Understanding broader system architecture across the business with links to SAP including POS systems, interfaces, batch processes and data flows
  • Management of POC system end to end including interfaces into SAP - providing backup support for system administrators
  • Reviewing and maintaining financial systems policies, procedures and process mapping
  • Designing, implementing and maintaining financial/system controls focusing on quality assurance over financial data
  • Maintaining business continuity and disaster recovery procedures across finance systems
  • Supporting with system integrations for new company acquisitions, mergers and global upgrade projects
  • Driving integration and implementation of new systems including ERP and BI systems
  • Managing system upgrades and delivery schedules with the IT department
  • Trouble shooting and resolving finance related system issues
  • Evaluating system performance, implementing improvements
  • Configuring SAP system settings to meet business needs including new reports, new cost centres etc.
  • Training and supporting wider finance team on new procedures and system roll-outs
  • Leverage business intelligence and data transformation software to enhance and streamline processes
  • Ad hoc projects required by the senior finance team

Experience:

  • Experience and knowledge of SAP is essential - ideally a range of SAP including S4 Hana, ECC 6, ECC 7, R3 and more
  • Strong systems development experience and ERP knowledge essential
  • Experience working on a large change or upgrade of an ERP system essential
  • Experience working in project and BAU environments
  • Advance software, Excel and IT skills
  • Significant financial analysis and process mapping skills - essential
  • Qualified Accountant would be desirable but not essential

Please send your CV for immediate consideration


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Information

Application Email: abbie.05809.12257@4recruiting.aplitrak.com

Consultant: Abbie Smith

Division: Four Financial

Employment type: Permanent

Location: Blackburn

Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum

Salary From: 50000

Salary To: 100000

Vacancy ID: AS 15/12-3_1639592716

SAP Systems Project Lead

Based: Blackburn

Salary: highly dependent on experience, 25 days holiday + stats and further benefits

Our client are a leading retailer with a strong brand spanning throughout the UK and globally. Due to continuous growth and future acquisition plans, we are looking for a strong Systems Accountant to join the team working in the UK business and wider global team

We are looking for adaptable, forward thinking, pro-active Systems Accountant to lead on the management and development of the group-wide SAP systems. In future this will include involvement in a global implementation project alongside the project team with day to day management of wider systems

Role:

  • Working between finance and IT to enable continuous improvement to all SAP systems
  • Capturing accurate and reliable information to represent business performance and metrics
  • Supporting ongoing strategic projects, delivering operational process improvement
  • Implementing and managing system controls and change management across finance
  • Understanding broader system architecture across the business with links to SAP including POS systems, interfaces, batch processes and data flows
  • Management of POC system end to end including interfaces into SAP - providing backup support for system administrators
  • Reviewing and maintaining financial systems policies, procedures and process mapping
  • Designing, implementing and maintaining financial/system controls focusing on quality assurance over financial data
  • Maintaining business continuity and disaster recovery procedures across finance systems
  • Supporting with system integrations for new company acquisitions, mergers and global upgrade projects
  • Driving integration and implementation of new systems including ERP and BI systems
  • Managing system upgrades and delivery schedules with the IT department
  • Trouble shooting and resolving finance related system issues
  • Evaluating system performance, implementing improvements
  • Configuring SAP system settings to meet business needs including new reports, new cost centres etc.
  • Training and supporting wider finance team on new procedures and system roll-outs
  • Leverage business intelligence and data transformation software to enhance and streamline processes
  • Ad hoc projects required by the senior finance team

Experience:

  • Experience and knowledge of SAP is essential - ideally a range of SAP including S4 Hana, ECC 6, ECC 7, R3 and more
  • Strong systems development experience and ERP knowledge essential
  • Experience working on a large change or upgrade of an ERP system essential
  • Experience working in project and BAU environments
  • Advance software, Excel and IT skills
  • Significant financial analysis and process mapping skills - essential
  • Qualified Accountant would be desirable but not essential

Please send your CV for immediate consideration

 

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