Finance Systems Analyst

Job Title: Finance Systems Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: 08/09/2020
Reference: 14105887/001_1597741935
Contact Name: Ryan Cooke
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 18, 2020 10:12

Job Description

Supporting the Group Finance Director optimise the internal financial reporting systems (MS Dynamics / PowerBI).

Client Details

An established UK business with extensive operations in Hertfordshire and Essex.


Work with all finance departments within the Group to enhance business processes, data flows and management information. The first major project will be implementing an integrated standardised solution meeting business requirements across the UK business and continued management of each site after go live.

The job holder will analyse business needs, identify solutions, prepare realistic plans, work with consultancies to develop solutions, test, implement, document, troubleshoot and provide support to finance departments and the wider business. The work will involve significant time supporting preparation, training and go live in each location and providing on going support to all locations post go live. The job holder will work closely with IT staff to integrate solutions and build interfaces to other systems.

Typically work on several modules of the system at the same time. This will involve conceptual thinking, planning, organising internal and external staff, leading meetings, documenting requirements and an ability to link information from different parts of the system thus ensuring that implications of any change are well understood. Implementing solutions in different areas of the business and different countries will require a range of interpersonal skills including confidence, persuasion, guidance and an ability to train people of all levels. Maintain good communications with all interested parties.

Maintain an up to date knowledge of finance systems existing and emerging. Provide new or enhanced reports to support management and finance teams as appropriate.

Participate in the development of finance departmental strategies and provide systems expertise for finance teams.

There is no direct financial responsibility but the role impacts on client satisfaction, repeat business and promoting the corporate image globally.


  • Extensive knowledge of finance processes and group reporting within infrastructure, manufacturing or engineering.
  • Dynamics AX / POWERBI experience.
  • Skilled user of finance applications including a major ERP system.
  • Designed new finance and reporting processes. Obtained agreement to implement new processes along with service levels and kpi's.
  • Worked with suppliers to implement new solutions to meet business objectives and service levels.
  • Managing large volumes of data and creating business information from that data
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel user

Job Offer

£45-55,000pa + benefits.