Finance Systems Manager - Oracle Financials
- Competitive & Neg Salary dep on exp
- Ripon, England, United Kingdom
- Permanent, Full time
- 18 Mar 19
Finance Manager - Oracle, GL & EBPCS Centre of Excellence. Reporting initially to the Director of Finance Change, the Finance Manager role (Oracle, GL & EBPCS) will be core to the Finance Oracle Centre of Excellence project. The role will be responsible for maintaining the Finance infrastructure, open/close ledgers, design and publish new reports, add cost centres among others.
Finance Manager - Oracle, GL & EBPCS Centre of Excellence
Are you a Finance expert who thrives on change and are you driven by creating and helping to implement best in class functions? We have a lot of change here at Hiscox but it's 'good' change. The rate at which our business has grown and evolved over the last 5 years is one of the main drivers for us transforming our Finance world. We take a lot of pride in what we do at Hiscox and our sights are always set on achieving the best. If you are the same, this role could be a good match.
The Role of Finance Manager
Reporting initially to the Director of Finance Change, the Finance Manager role (Oracle, GL & EBPCS) will be core to the Finance Oracle Centre of Excellence project. The role will be responsible for maintaining the Finance infrastructure, open/close ledgers, design and publish new reports, add cost centres among others.
The Hiscox finance function is undergoing a significant, multi-year change programme which will transform it into a world class function over a 3-year period. This is an exciting time to join the team and be part of shaping the future to ensure Hiscox finance is set up to help deliver the next phase of growth in the UK business.
The role holder will potentially lead a team of 1 -2 Financial Systems Analysts as the business grows and as the transformation programme allows the Finance team to rebalance its focus further towards business partnering and analysis activities.
What you will be doing
Partner with Internal Project Team and External Consultants as we implement Oracle Cloud Applications across Hiscox's Global Finance Operations.
Manage Oracle tools in support of Finance function; including form updates, UAT, process development and documentation, standard report development, chart of account maintenance, etc.
Lead the EPBCS based Forecast, Budget, and Long Range Plan Process from a systems perspective, including - Establishing timelines, developing and updating standard forms, managing versions, and providing EPBCS advice and support to global finance team.
Administer EPBCS Data by liaising with the Group Information Technology team to insure completeness and accuracy of integrations and ongoing data transfers.
Establish best practices and supper user community training on Oracle Report development and Smartview
Manage and develop a team of 1-2 Financial Systems Analysts
SME on all matters Finance Oracle systems
Our must haves
Fully qualified accountant with ideally 10+ years' experience. However, those with the right level of experience but with 'less years' will naturally be considered
Financial Planning & Analysis Experience
Experience as a Finance user of Oracle & Hyperion Products
Experience as a Finance Systems Administrator / finance systems expert
Advanced / Expert User of Excel
Bachelor of Science - Finance, Accounting or relevant Business degree