Finance Projects Manager

Job Title: Finance Projects Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Fixed Term Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3969404_1619004645
Contact Name: Tony Lucas
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 21, 2021 12:30

Job Description

A Projects Finance Manager role for a leading financial services business in Manchester.

Your new company
A market leading and award winning Financial Services business in Manchester.

Your new role
This role is the Finance champion for projects across the business, providing input from across the wider Finance team and being the voice for SMEs in each Finance area. The role will be crucial for maintaining oversight across a variety of critical business projects on behalf of Finance. This will include: Managing Finance stakeholder groups across the business to support project outcomes by facilitating meetings and workshops.Liaising across the key Finance departments, Business Change and IT to provide input on behalf of Group Finance to key project meetings.Planning, conducting and documenting User Acceptance Testing across a range of systems projects. Seeking input from SMEs where necessary and collating feedback to deliver to Business Change/IT. Being the Finance lead on the General Ledger upgrade project, liaising between Financial Accounts and Financial Operation to deliver substantial control improvements and efficiencies. General projects monitoring and progress reporting.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a fully qualified accountant, with strong technical skills, as well as previous experience of systems development and migration projects. You will have excellent communication skills and an ability to build relationships with a range of senior stakeholders.

What you'll get in return
A Fixed Term Contract for 12 months at a generous salary. A varied and rewarding role for a successful and growing business. Flexible working options are also available.

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