Finance Business Systems Accountant


Finance Department
UAL - King's Cross, London UK
Full time
Finance Department

31 January 2019 23:55

6 February 2019
£38,010 - £44,121

The Finance Business Systems Accountant will provide second line support and training for the users of the Finance MIS (ABW) together with their related interfaces. The successful candidate will progress support calls with the supplier to resolution. You will work on new developments and enhancements to the ABW system, creating configuration documentation as well providing support and guidance on future system developments including training and training materials. You will test and document future upgrades and changes to functionality. As a member of Finance you will also support and contribute to the University Finance strategy and direction.

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world center for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts. Every position within the University plays an important part in shaping future creative professionals, and impacts on the future of so many creative industries. Expert management of the organisation, systems and financial operations of the University is essential to ensuring that this continues.

Experience of working in a financial environment to understand financial business reporting requirements and operational accounting processes and controls (E)

Recognised as an authority in ABW financial systems development and administration based on demonstrated expertise. This will include Agresso Core Financials, Logistics, Project Costing and Billing and workflow across both Smart Client and Agresso Self Service. (E)

Ability to apply knowledge and experience providing training and sharing learning with others. (E)

Communicates effectively orally and in writing adapting the message for a diverse audience in an inclusive and accessible way (E)

Works collaboratively in a team and where appropriate across or with different professional groups.

Accounting qualification (HD)

Knowledge of systems administration for Milestone 6 /7 (E)

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.

This opportunity is closed to applications.