Finance Systems Accountant

Location: City of London, London
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00074037_1497462847
A top leading law firm are looking for a Finance Systems Accountant to join their team in London on a permanent basis.

This role is a strategic and operational role within the finance team, responsibilities will include;

*Management and support for the maintenance and development of the firm's finance systems
*Work closely with IT and Finance to design and implement new systems
*Integrating finance systems that arise
*Work with external providers to ensure that the finance reporting tools are adopted to meet the firm's requirements
*Ensure that all outputs from the team are of the highest quality
*Developing specific proposals on how existing finance systems functionality can be used to improve the services provided by finance teams
*Manage the internal relationship between Finance and IT to provide enhanced reporting across the firm
*Propose and deliver improved daily/weekly operating reports to enable partners and fee earners to better understand the drivers of business performance
*Line management responsibility for the finance systems analyst
*Work closely with the project team assisting in the engagement of any new finance systems
*Review, revise and document the teams operating procedures and working practices to ensure that they are efficient and effective in meeting the firm' s goals
*Oversee month end processing and perform the year end processing

For this Finance Systems Accountant position, they are looking for someone with significant experience within a financial system role with some exposure to professional services, ideally in legal.

You will require outstanding communication skills and have the ability to cope with conflicting demands and tight deadlines.

Please apply if you are interested.