Finance Systems Analyst (Oracle)

Location: East London
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Professional Services
Reference: BH-1565-1
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Job Published: November 02, 2020 17:25
Finance System Analyst  with a strong background in Oracle Finance Systems wanted by a leading insurance company based in Central London.
The Finance System Analyst role will be working for this recognised insurance organisations supporting on system optimisations.
The Finance System Analyst role is part of a wider team that manages Finance Systems and Data (which covers the management of finance models) and reports through the Capital, Insight & Actuarial function. 
The Finance System role will suit candidates who have strong process knowledge as well as being part of fully qualified.
  • Solid technical and analytical skills, with ability to interpret & present data clearly
  • Strong EPM finance systems knowledge
  • Strong finance process understanding, at least in one of the following areas: General Ledger, Consolidation, Solvency II, IFRS17, Reporting
  • Experience of maintenance and/or delivery of large-scale finance systems
  • Good understanding of databases, SQL, data uploads, interfaces with other systems, data extraction and manipulation
  • Ability to work well on own and within a team environment
  • Customer focused mindset
  • Advanced knowledge of MS office products - in particular Excel
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Experience with working with third party providers to ensure the systems are working as required
  • Experience of effective presentation of financial information to finance and non-finance staff
  • An understanding of financial controls and reflecting these through workflows and controls on financial systems
  • Extensive experience with improving (and implementing) new finance procedures
  • Strong analytical, numeric and critical reasoning skills capable of delivering practical solutions to complex problems
  • Strong problem solving skills with an ability to identify innovative yet practical solutions to complex problems
  • Ability to prioritise competing demands and tasks
  • Prior experience with Oracle Fusion GL, Oracle Financial Close & Consolidation (FCCS), Tagetik and Moodys RiskIntegrity
  • Part-qualified accountant - ACCA or CIMA
  • Experience of agile methodologies
  • Experience of collaboration tools such as MS Teams, DevOps (using work items, boards, sprints, backlogs and queries to manage workload and releases)
The Finance System Analyst is a permanent role offering a salary up to £80,000 + benefits.