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Finance Systems Manager

Posted 16 Sep 2022
Work experience
5 to 6 years
Full-time / part-time
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Degree level
Required language
English (Fluent)

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About the role

Balfour Beatty Vinci has an exciting opportunity for a Finance Systems Manager to join our team to work in Coleshill, Birmingham.

Role Purpose:

The Finance Systems Manager will communicate all development related finance systems and application and will ensure smooth day-to-day running of the finance activities and accurate date reporting.

What you'll be doing

  • Act as SME for all finance related systems (ERP, time attendance recording systems, etc.) in place and to be implemented, including liaison with BB UK Businesses, Shared Service Centre and the Joint Venture
  • Identify and promote finance systems solutions and process to support end users and meet business requirements.
  • Act as Project Manager with all stakeholders at every step of the development & implementation. To include

- production of business requirement documents and other appropriate project documentation,

- Business User Acceptance testing of changes for the development of BAU activities and system enhancements,

- Provide Training & Early Life Support for the businesses post go-live

  • Primary point of contact for critical issues on finance systems and coordinate with internal & external providers (if needed) for prompt issue resolution
  • Provide Business support to produce Business Intelligence dashboards, using Oracle BI EE & Power BI
  • Perform data reconciliation analysis tasks as required and directed by the Finance Director
  • Be proactive in identifying weak signals and leading indicators of potential issues on the project.

Who we're looking for

  • Finance background, qualified accountant or qualified by experience (>5 years post-qualification)
  • Experience working with ERP systems (e.g. R11, R12, SAP)
  • Relevant experience gained within a contracting/projects environment is preferable but not essential.
  • Experience of both building and supporting high performing teams, with a willingness to embrace and drive best practice.
  • Capacity to adapt to evolving priorities
  • Capacity to adapt to different audience (JV Internal & External, technical expert and JV Management)

Why work for us

Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging infrastructure project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2's Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people from the region to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 and we are looking for a wide range of skills to join the team and support this unique and ground breaking project.

Diversity and Inclusion: We aim to be a leader in equality, diversity and inclusion by creating a safe inclusive working environment for all - living our values of Safety, Respect, Integrity and Leadership. We are positive and inclusive about making adjustments, providing flexible working, encouraging all staff to engage in a diverse range of year round learning opportunities and provide personal development opportunities. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.

Flexible working: Flexible or agile working is encouraged at BBV and we recognise the value and diversity of candidates which this can bring to our business operations. Not every role can provide a variety of working patterns to suit people's personal needs however we are happy to discuss agile working opportunities at BBV with you.

Disability confident: We care about being inclusive and that means we encourage applications from people with diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. BBV is Disability Confident committed and we welcome applications from candidates with a disability.

We finance, design and build the structures that underpin our daily lives. Together we will shape the future of engineering.
With over 100 years’ experience, we create and care for the infrastructure that enables societies and economies to grow. We work throughout the UK and USA, with businesses in Canada and South East Asia. Our expert teams are trusted to deliver a wide range of services across a variety of sectors.

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