Finance Systems Analyst

  • Job Reference: 51450
  • Date Posted: 7 February 2020
  • Recruiter: Walker Dendle Financial
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Qualified, Finalist, Part Qualified, Non Qualified/QBE, Other
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lisa Dendle
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 8408 9999

Job Description

A  truly fabulous opportunity for an ambitious finance systems analyst with a minimum of 2 year's experience with TM1 to join a fast paced, private equity backed, multi-site business which is growing both in the UK and internationally. The role will support the Group Systems Accountant in managing the TM1  & Cognos Controller  Finance Systems, but to also contribute to the ongoing development of the Group's TM1 & Cognos Controller applications. The role is based in London but will require some travel to other locations in Surrey.

The Group currently uses the following finance platforms for Consolidation, Reporting and Budgeting/Forecasting:   

  • TM1 FPM: Reporting tool
  • TM1 FaB: Forecasting and Budgeting
  • Cognos Controller: Consolidation tool

    Duties & Responsibilities:

·         BAU Support and Administration of the Finance platforms, for example:

-       Weekly exports to downstream systems

-       Maintain Retail show code mapping

-       Maintain Users (TM1 and Controller)

-       Manage the FAP interface between Controller and TM1 FPM

-       Monitor Pulse ensuring no issues with TM1 applications

-       Monitor disk and memory usage on TM1 servers

-       Monthly Controller housekeeping

·         Troubleshoot any issues that may prohibit the timely update of the financial information

·         Assisting with the design and testing of new system, reporting and control requirements

·         Resolving logged requests by internal finance users

·         Providing support to the finance department of each affiliate on their respective finance systems

·         Drafting and completing finance system user manuals

·         Provide training to end users

 Skills and Qualifications

·         Minimum 2 years’ previous experience with TM1

·         Proven track record working in a similar role

·         Experience in:

o    Cognos Controller

o    Cognos TM110.2 and above

o    Good MS Excel

·         Attention to Detail

·         Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Analytical

·         Strong Interpersonal Skills


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