Financial Systems Manager | REMOTE

New
  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Category:
    IT - IT
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_864973_2850521

A recognized graduate-level institution is looking to hire a Financial Systems Manager to ensure the stable operation of both finance-related and ERP systems. The Manager will also work with consultants of external vendors to integrate, modify existing ERP systems and/or implement new ones. Experience in PeopleSoft, Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains, Sage Intacct and/or Microsoft Dynamic Business Central is highly preferred.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate in ERP implementation projects by designing, testing, configuring and gathering business user requirements.
  • Assist in finding interfaces needed for ERP with other information technology systems
  • Provide guidance and technical support to system users
  • Coordinate with external consultants and vendors to manage application support
  • Track and monitor usage, security and performance metrics to ensure stable ERP system performance
  • Resolve and troubleshoot any ERP related problems such as user access, hardware and software
  • Work with users and technical teams regarding production fixes, upgrades and new software releases
  • Suggest changes or new features to workflows or configuration based on the feedback of the users
  • Consider user requirements to create, set up and check new interfaces for ERP with other information technology systems
  • Work with IT, analytics and BI team members to deliver value, clear blockers and develop efficiencies
  • Design automated testing processes for data models
  • Meet with business leads, Finance and IT to provide status updates, define requirements, perform user testing and formulate project plans
  • Create and maintain documentation for metrics, reporting and data models which are user friendly.
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    REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Computer Science or similar field. Master’s degree is highly preferred
  • 6-10 years experience in the field of technology supporting accounting and finance systems
  • Previous experience of managing financial systems, particularly enterprise-wide
  • Experience with PeopleSoft, Sage Intacct, Vena and/or Coupa
  • Experience in numerous ERP modules like budgeting, accounting, controls, financial planning, reporting, and accounts payable
  • Experience in full development cycle
  • In-depth knowledge of accounting fundamentals
  • Experience in programming languages used to structure, transform and parse data such as Python
  • Solid experience maintaining, developing and deploying of enterprise level reporting using Power BI, Tableau, Lookers or other related technologies
  • Experience with Redshift, Snowflake, BigQuery or other MPP databases


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