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System Analyst

Watford   •   £30,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A Top 100 global organisation are seeking a Systems Analyst to join them
  • This is a permanent role paying a generous salary and attractive benefit package

About Our Client

My client are a global Manufacturing organisation who pride themselves on being a Top 100 FTSE organisation. They have a wholesome company ethos and have many different arms including Technology, Pharmaceuticals and Health care. They have a large Head Office function in Watford and are looking for a Systems Accountant/TM1 Analyst to act as first point of contact for data queries and prepare monthly reports and information.

Job Description

As part of Financial Reporting team your role as a System Analyst will be -

  • Act as a point of contact for data queries on the Cognos reporting system TM1.
  • Working with the Head Office Reporting team on reporting numbers from the Group Reporting System
  • Following up on data reconciliation issues on a monthly basis
  • Preparation of monthly management financial information
  • Preparing group-level reconciliations between financial systems
  • Assisting with local reconciliations carried out by teams around the world
  • Working with IT, Operations and Master Data teams to resolve reporting issues
  • Working with the Group Finance & Data team to test changes to the Cognos TM1system.
  • Ad hoc assistance with finance related projects

The Successful Applicant

  • ACCA or CIMA Part Qualified status is essential
  • An Analyst/System Accounting background is essential
  • Knowledge of the tool Cognos is highly advantageous
  • Experience of Multi-Currency Groups is an advantage
  • Strong financial analysis capabilities. Ability to manipulate and analyse large volumes of complex data
  • Knowledge of Hyperion is an advantage
  • Previous exposure of working for a large blue chip organisation is advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills is key

What's on Offer

A global Top 100 organisation based in Watford are seeking a System Analyst to join their large Finance team. This is a permanent position where by you will be required to review group level data, and troubleshoot with finance and systems teams around the world. The company offer a competitive salary and benefits package and can offer study support and company bonuses.