IFS Project Lead - Finance

IFS Project Lead - Finance

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    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance

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    £50000 - £60000 per annum

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    Gareth Davies

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    07769 996 363

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    3 months ago

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IFS Project Lead – Finance - Nottingham - £50,000 - £60,000

Brand new opportunity for an experienced Accountant with a background in Systems Implementation (ERP). This role will be based in Nottingham but is commutable from Derby and Leicester. This role is scheduled for an initial 6 month contract period during a busy internal 'Change Programme' looking to bolster the overall efficiency of the back office. This role is the Finance lead on the implementation of a new ERP and ensuring all scoping, testing and subsequent training is carried out to the highest standard. Key focus is the implementation of IFS and smooth data migration, reducing any impact on financial reporting during the rollout.

This is a blend of IT, Finance and Projects. Acting as a Project Lead for Finance during the implementation, you are responsible for data mapping as system changes occur and ensuring that the information that is produced is robust in quality throughout. Clearly mapping data at all points of the project.
-Experience managing ERP finance systems, including IFS or Microsoft Dynamics AX
-Experience of month end processes
-Experience of Process Improvement Projects -Experience liaising with Third Party finance system providers
-Somebody that can train existing staff members

Above all else, the role requires a high level of Excel and data knowledge. You'll get the opportunity to redesign the current Excel files which will require knowledge of extracting data and designing reports.

You may have also applied for roles such as: Systems Accountant, Finance Business Partner, Project Analyst, Project Accountant, Finance Analyst, Assistant Management Accountant, Management Accountant, Business Analyst
This role is commutable from Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Lincoln and Newark.

Due to Covid-19 please expect increased waiting times with all applications