Financial Systems Job Description

Financial Systems Job Description

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Financial systems provides exposure to information technologies, financial and accounting business systems, electronic payment, toll revenue operations, computer hardware & software, toll collection systems and sub-systems.

Financial Systems Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Work closely with IS to monitor daily operational issues and manage change requests across ERP, financial planning and reporting systems
Perform and review recurring tasks (such as allocation rule updates) and user support on timely basis
Perform system audits and reconciliations for data integrity and security
Coordinate with FTT for resolution of application and infrastructure issues for support and user requests
Maintain good working relationships with project team members, internal customers
Provide end-user systems training as needed
Participate in internal customer meetings to better understand requirements and challenges
Provide support to other Finance groups to help analyze data
Provide training to new users and ongoing skill enhancement training to existing users
Develop and maintain catalog of all business rule calculation scripts, allocations, and custom calculations

Financial Systems Qualifications

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Licensing or Certifications for Financial Systems

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Education for Financial Systems

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Employers hiring for the financial systems job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Computer Science, Information Systems, Business/Administration, Education, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Economics

Skills for Financial Systems

Desired skills for financial systems include:

SQL
Accounting
Excel
Elite Enterprise
Software
Financial planning
Programming
Systems design
Hardware
Various computer applications

Desired experience for financial systems includes:

Please note that we will only contact selected candidates
Experience in developing and delivering Asset Management systems and analytics using data feeds from multiple financial sources/services
Support and maintain SAP's BPC application (including, but not limited to, application and report modifications upgrades, implementations and training)
BA/BS degree in Systems, Finance/ Business Administration required
Entertainment systems and reporting experience preferred
Experience developing and implementing financial systems preferred

Financial Systems Examples

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Financial Systems Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a financial systems. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for financial systems
  • Work directly with the Civilian and Military Accountants to provide accounting support
  • Train accounting personnel to ensure that accounts and reports are used consistently across the Company in the most effective and efficient manner
  • Troubleshoot and remediate system problems that affect the efficiency of the accounting process or accuracy of the financial information
  • Serve as Subject Matter Expert to the business on HFM, Cognos BI & TM1 functionality
  • Create and maintain month-end procedural documentation around JDE / HFM / Cognos BI, TM1 forecast and plan documentation, to be published on the company's intranet
  • Document JDE account mappings to global reporting system to reflect most recent changes
  • Ability and willingness to do international travel as required
  • Identify existing needs for operational data management and activity tracking
  • Support ad-hoc vs
  • Technical support, development, and implementation of Oracle R12 solutions in a multi-org global environment
Qualifications for financial systems
  • Heavy SAP and BW reporting experience
  • Ability to thrive in environment of change
  • Knowledge of MS office, Powerpoint and VISO
  • Ability to multitask and follow up on project requirements
  • Must have ability to communicate effectively & tactfully with personnel on all levels
  • Must have exceptional written and verbal skills and the ability to make decisions
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Financial Systems Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of financial systems. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for financial systems
  • Support the Accounting Month-End closing procedures by performing designated tasks
  • Manage and address day to day user issues/requests related to invoicing system issues
  • Effectively communicate and translate technical concepts to the user community to ensure common understanding
  • Effectively communicate project status to immediate manager, team leaders, and project sponsors as requested
  • Maintains bank activity records and reconciles bank account cash activity within the Banner system on a daily basis
  • Maintain full conversancy in all areas of the Data Control department
  • Assist USARCENT in the sustainment or maintenance of the Army and DoD’s suite of financial and business management systems throughout the theater and analyze sequence, and offer recommendations for transitioning to the systems and supporting implementation of the systems after development
  • Provide recommendations for resource management systems improvements using current system(s) of record such as but not limited to GFEBS, STANFINS and Defense Travel System (DTS)
  • Provide unique data queries from financial systems to support financial reporting needs and resolve data discrepancies
  • Research questions using a variety of manuals or resources and work with COR and Functional Representatives to resolve issues
Qualifications for financial systems
  • Must have the ability to collect relevant facts quickly and provide recommendations
  • 5+ years of experience with a dedicated planning system and/or a large scale financial system
  • Possesses high level written, verbal and listening/comprehension communication skills
  • Experience with reporting tools (Hyperion Financial Management, Cognos BI, SAP/BW, ProClarity, Insight for JDE)
  • Interact with other teams within and outside the Controller's Group, across the worldwide Global Finance organization
  • Execute manage
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Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of financial systems. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for financial systems
  • Provide Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) support in GFEBS
  • Serve as the liaison between the Finance and IT departments
  • Maintain the chart of accounts and ensure the integrity of the system by managing the creation of new accounts, departments and general ledger companies
  • Develop, test and maintain system reports to ensure that they provide accurate and compliant financial information for financial statement, budgeting and analysis purposes
  • Proactively identify ineffective utilization of system information and foster improvement in such utilization
  • Manage system upgrades and conversions from the perspective of the Finance department
  • Perform reconciliations and analysis
  • Responsible for reconciliations and best-practice procedures
  • Analyze current business practices and develop more efficient and accurate practices
  • Ensure all transactional interfaces from various systems are loaded into the General Ledger
Qualifications for financial systems
  • Exceptional PC skills required (Excel, database management, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Ensure Oracle Configuration Documentation (BR100, Training Guides, ) are updated based on application changes or new functionality
  • Ensure testing efforts are completed timely related to application patching, upgrades, modifications
  • A Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 3-5 years of financial and systems application experience
  • Solid understanding of software development lifecycle concepts
  • Prior experience in a customer support role dealing with reported system defects is highly desirable
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Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of financial systems. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for financial systems
  • Assist in projects to develop and implement Oracle applications
  • Maintain configuration/base tables and troubleshoot issues related to any functional module setup
  • Serves as an SME for Essbase and its use in specific functional aspects of business management reporting and system processes (ex
  • Works closely with IT regarding server maintenance issues, including planned and unplanned outages, system patches and upgrades, restoration of databases from backup files
  • Maintain Cognos Planning models, databases, and reports
  • Identify user needs and be able to modify model design in TM1
  • Troubleshoot application issues and queries from users
  • Key administrator of Infor, Longview and Concur applications
  • Trains and supports end users in the use of OLAP & Longview reporting tools
  • Able to work with all departments at Home Office and field
Qualifications for financial systems
  • Basic technical skills in General Ledger accounting
  • Experience implementing financial software is preferred (Great Plains, Navision, Lawson, JD Edwards, MAS90, ACCPAC, Solomon, PeopleSoft, Oracle)
  • Minimum of 3 years of working experience maintaining, using or training GFEBS, STANFINS, WAWF proficient at researching source documents to determine payment verification or resolutions
  • Knowledge of MS office, Powerpoint and VISIO
  • Solutions-oriented and self-motivated, with proven ability to drive continuous improvement and process efficiencies
  • Three years of financial systems management experience
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Financial Systems Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of financial systems. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for financial systems
  • Must be comfortable with technology and able to learn new software quickly
  • Bachelor degree in Statistics, IT, Accounting, Business, or Finance
  • Develop expertise in all Financial Systems applications SQL table structure and relationships, and become an expert in providing data analysis and addressing issues with data integrity and reconciliations
  • Develop expertise and work with the business users on performing regression testing of the Financial Systems applications functionality upon software upgrades
  • Prepares and delivers quarterly standardized reports
  • Finance systems support for all functions within the SAP Finance module including Treasury, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Sales order processing and related Cost of Goods Sold, Fixed Assets, General Ledger, and Tax
  • Secondary responsibility is to support the Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA) modules
  • Partner with assigned business segment users by researching and answering questions regarding information contained in various reporting tools
  • Work closely with Financial Systems Administrator in developing, designing and maintaining all financial Databases
  • Assist with maintaining the current Tuitions databases to include monthly tuition updates in BrightStar, Tuition Sheets in Hyperion, and other tasks
Qualifications for financial systems
  • English (written, spoken / mandatory)
  • Dutch (written, spoken / asset)
  • Other languages is an asset
  • A minimum of 1 year experience working in the field of Finance is required
  • Ability to quickly grasp complex business issues
  • Must possess very strong computer skills

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