Finance Systems Manager
KennedyPearce are currently working with a highly regarded mid-tier law firm based in South-West London. Due to continued growth our client is looking for a IT Finance Business Partner/Finance Systems manager to drive improvement, efficiency and bring the system in line with the reporting needs of the business. The fundamental responsibilities of the role are: Building and maintain a financial systemImplement processes that support the accuracy of dataProviding financial data to support internal performance measurement and decision making This role is an integral part of the business and the successful candidate my show evidence of working with Finance, IT and other key stakeholders. Detailed responsibilities will include but are not limited too: Design, write and test key reportsEnhance existing reports to improve quality and efficiencyIdentify opportunities for automation, processes improvement and system issues effecting work deliveryReview existing systems ensuring they are fit for purpose, robust and scaleableTaking a lead role in documentation: looking at client and matter structures, rates maintenance and defining various fields and key reconciliation & controls. Provide training and act a a point of contact for various departments through the organisation. To be considered for this role you are: Not required to hold a Accounting Qualification (ACCA/ACA/CIMA) but it will be advantageous.Must have proven process, control/efficiency improvement. Strong IT skill with proven working knowledge of SQL. Strong communication skills with the ability to converse with multiple departmentsSelf-driven with a clear desire to drive improvementExperience within the legal sector and use of Elite Enterprise (Accounting system) would again be advantageous The Finance System Manager role based in South-West London will offer GBP50-60,000 plus benefits depending on expereince.