NXTGEN have a unique Senior Accountant role with a specific focus on financial systems, for an established client based in Norwich. This new role for the business, will support the delivery of systems development and training for a wide range of end users. Having come from an accountancy background, you will be able to advise clients on best practices and appropriate ways to maximise the quality of financial reports and information being delivered from the software. With the role being a new one for the business, the successful applicant will have the opportunity to shape the role and tailor it as they see fit making this a truly unique opportunity.
Key responsibilities will include:
– Provide on site client training on accountancy systems, advising on best practice for end users
– Make recommendations on system or process improvement to improve the quality of financial information produced through the systems
– Support the development of systems, taking a financial viewpoint on overall functionality
– Ad hoc project support
The successful candidate will ideally be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA or equivalent) with an interest in financial systems or a qualified by experience candidate with significant experience in a Systems Accountant style role. Excellent communication skills will be key given the need to meet with clients and deliver continued training. Any prior experience with accounting packages such as Quickbooks & TaxCalc is highly desirable.