Netsuite Finance Systems Accountant

Job Title: Netsuite Finance Systems Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10 % Bonus, Healthcare
Reference: JN -022021-2171061_1620661600
Contact Name: Jordan Davenport-Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2021 16:46

Job Description

Netsuite Finance Systems Accountant role with a PE-backed Education Group. This is a broad role with reporting and systems responsibilities. Up to £75,000 + Bonus. London.

Client Details

The Client

My client is a PE-backed Education Group that has gone through solid growth in recent years, through a mixture of organic and acquisitional means. They are now a key player in a highly buoyant market that is attracting a lot of external investment.

Having gone from a standing start to £200million+ turnover in under 5 years, majority through acquisitions, they are a incredibly high-growth business and this is a role that has a lot of long term growth potential as the firm continues to expand.

The Central London Group Function is a close-knit team (~15 people) and this is a newly-created Netsuite Finance Systems Accountant role. Due to growth of the business and the recent implementation of Netsuite, this is a new role that will support the finance function with both accounting and systems matters.


The Role

Reporting into the Group Financial Systems Manager, this Netsuite Finance Systems Accountant will be a broad and often hands on role, that has been create to support a Netsuite implementation, and with the following responsibilities:

  • Systems Implementation/Process Improvements: Lead on all systems upgrades and implementation of new finance software across the group. Drive the ongoing improvement of processes.
  • Acquisition Integration
  • Expert User: Lead on systems training, establishing best practices and ensuring that these are delivered across the business.
  • Support newly acquired schools during month-end, enforcing training and providing hands on support
  • Support the completion of legacy NetSuite projects (FAM, vendor & items management)
  • Support the testing of new functionalities
  • Update training materials when change is required & ensure changes are communicated effectively to user
  • Identify areas of improvements, make change recommendations


What's Needed

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified with a strong systems background or Qualified By Experience candidate with extensive Netsuite experience
  • Excellent working knowledge of Netsuite systems (ideally having been an adminstrator and having exposure to Netsuite Oneworld)
  • Must have implemented new software and delivered systems upgrades
  • Able to commute to Central London (as/when offices can reopen properly)

Job Offer

What's On Offer

  • Up to £75,000 (Experience Dependent)
  • 10% Bonus
  • Good Pension
  • Great Team
  • Growth Environment
  • Flexible Working Arrangements