Role details

Systems Accountant

City of London   •   £46,000 - £56,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global Leading Law Firm
  • Systems Accountant

About Our Client

My client is one of the world's leading law firms, helping clients achieve their goals by combining the highest global standards with local expertise. The firm has unrivalled scale and depth of legal resources across the three key markets of the Americas, Asia and Europe and focuses on the core areas of commercial activity: capital markets; corporate and M&A; finance and banking; real estate; tax; pensions and employment; litigation and dispute resolution.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Investigation and resolution of GPMS queries, including Keystone, Oracle, Web ADI, on-line reporting, GIFT and Expert Time, using Oracle SQL as required
  • Co-ordination of user acceptance testing activities
  • Providing on-going GPMS support and training to London and hub users and global support teams as required
  • Analysis and resolution of system imbalances
  • Ad-hoc queries and report requests
  • Investigation and resolution of GPMS performance issues
  • Management of defined functional system alerts and queries
  • Creating and making changes to GPMS access functional classifications, and performing defined tasks in assigning and removing GPMS access to users
  • Carrying out defined GPMS processing and maintenance tasks, and configuration for existing and new business requirements * Liaising with relevant teams to provide guidance on the global impact of changes, and assisting with identifying testing requirements and carrying out testing activities where appropriate
  • Carrying out month end and year end tasks
  • Communication of issues and solutions (either global or London and hub depending on the nature of the issue)
  • Production and distribution of topic specific tip-sheets (either global or London and hub depending on the nature of the topic)
  • Maintenance of GPMS intranet support site
  • Liaising with internal and external auditors
  • Coverage of eBilling business critical tasks in the team's absence
  • Providing support and guidance to the Business Systems Finance Manager

The Successful Applicant

Skills: Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to discuss complex issues with a varied audience

Experience: Expertise in the management, maintenance and support of finance systems, ideally, Oracle, Keystone, Expert Time, Remedy, Oracle SQL

Expertise in the management and analysis of financial reports and queries

Knowledge: Ideally has an in-depth knowledge of professional services firm finance processes and procedures, including legislative requirements.

What's on Offer

Salary is up to £56,000 (+ benefits)

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