• Location: London, England
  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + additional benefits offered
  • Technology: Dynamics 365 Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 19th Nov, 2020
  • Reference: SA191120EC

I am currently recruiting for a Systems Accountant to join a growing systems team at a Central London Life Sciences end user. An accounting background is required as it will be called upon to deal with month-end queries and reporting issues. There will be a strong focus on supporting Dynamics AX and in the near future they are implementing a CPM solution to centralise reporting and dashboarding in order to integrate and implement a D365 system across the group.

Previous experience in IT is extremely advantageous when pushing for reporting / systematic solutions. The finance systems team works closely with the IT department and provides clear paths of communication and collaboration between the two departments for the wider business.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Administration of financial controls on multiple Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (ERPs)

  • Responsible for maintaining reporting solutions for wider business use

  • Documenting and training of new procedures / solutions.

  • Helping to problem solve queries relating to: month end closing, quarter end closing, and year-end closing , including project accounting, variance analysis, journal entries, Key Performance Indicator (KPI) reporting, and balance sheet

  • Interfaces with all levels of management in various labs and departments, including sales, operations, shared services and all other adjunct functions

  • Other duties as assigned

Skills & Qualifications

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA)

  • Systems accounting experience

  • IT background (rudimentary understanding of databases and VBA)

  • Strong Excel and Word skills

  • Change management experience /project experience

  • Experience with Microsoft AX 2009, Atlas /JET / Bi4Dynamics / Vision (or ay ERP report writing software)

  • Experience with D365 for Finance & Operations or with Dynamics Nav is advantageous but not essential

  • Experience with reporting / dashboard tools (PowerBI / Tableau / PowerPivot / Business Objects) is advantageous but not essential


  • Highly competitive salary and benefit scheme

  • Central London Office

  • Fully remote work for the next 6 months