Systems Accountant

Job Title: Systems Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 14006595/001_1558627704
Contact Name: Ben Tibbert
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2019 17:08

Job Description

Systems Accountant position working for a growing housing assocation in London. Currently undertaking a major systems upgrade across the finance team.

Client Details

The Housing Assocation has gone through a significant expansion in terms of their development piepline, this has lead to a number of new systems being implemented across the organisation. Finance is currently in the process of implementing open accounts as well as a number of support systems.


The systems accountant will be respoisnble for the following areas:

  • Day to day technical support of the Purchase Order Processing System to the business.
  • Manage the database administration for Finance Management System; maintaining charts of accounts, product tables, document types, calendars and general housekeeping, as well as other tasks as required.
  • Responsible for providing solutions for issues in the accounts/systems and ensure the correct system configuration related to offices and entity changes.
  • Able to plan and investigate activities with a minimum disruption to the Finance Department and wider business.
  • Responsibility for providing solutions for budgeting, forecasting & BI which meet the requirements of the Business, subject to capabilities of the existing systems & provision of any necessary consultancy.
  • Leading on aspects of the systems project.


The succesful candidate will be a qualified accountant and will have exposure to working as part of a systems implementation team. Candidates who are qualified by experience will also be consdiered/

Ideally candidates will have exposure to open accounts and yardi voager but this is not an essential requirement of the role. Overall you will need experience working as part of a team and managing realtionships between finance and operations. This role also requires a clear ability to manage mulitple tasks and projects at the same time.

Job Offer

£40,000-45,000, additional benefits and options to work from home