Interim Systems Accountant

Job Title: Interim Systems Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Reference: JN -082020-626707_1607090840
Contact Name: Sophie Hawkes
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 04, 2020 14:07

Job Description

A large Multi-Academy Trust is looking for a qualified systems accountant to help implement their new finance system. This integral position will be responsible for implementation, updates, training and being an on-hand guide to the rest of the organisation.

Client Details

This Trust, that holds the vision of inspiring young people to make a difference in theirs and others lives, is a group of independent Church of England schools. They are committed to providing outstanding education that will provide them with lifelong skills, prioritising inclusion, and valuing individualism. Consistently growing, they are looking for a candidate with system upgrade or implementation experience to ensure continuity and improve communications across all schools.


  • implementing a solution to centralise reporting and dash boarding
  • looking to integrate and roll out a standard ERP system across the group
  • testing, migration, validation and implementation projects
  • being the focal point for any issues brought up by finance and wider teams
  • providing financial advice and ad hoc support to the schools
  • streamlining processes and improving efficiency where possible


You will need to be a fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CCAB) with excellent verbal and written communication skills. The ability to build relationships and credibility in person and remotely is essential. Although not for profit experience would be beneficial it is not required. To have extensive experience with financial systems, both implementing and upgrading is critical.

Job Offer

  • The ability to work from home at times
  • Negotiable salary
  • Flexibility of a day rate