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Senior Finance Systems Manager
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Overview of role

An opportunity has arisen as Senior Finance Systems manager within the Corporate Finance Team. Reporting directly to the Finance Systems Director, this role will play a key part in the development of the Group’s Finance Systems infrastructure. The successful candidate will be technically strong, be able to demonstrate good communication and technical skills and have the ability to work in a structured way as part of a small team with a ‘can-do’ attitude.   

The team

The Finance Systems team is responsible for developing and maintaining the Group’s consolidation system, SAP Financial Consolidation (BFC), and supporting end-user training and support. BFC is used for; consolidation and reporting of Subsea 7’s external reporting, including  the Annual Report and Quarterly Earnings Releases; internal management reporting used at Group and Regional levels; local statutory reporting of entities and tax reporting. The Finance Systems team is also responsible for the SAP transactional system master data management, administration and support of the SAP Finance module.

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Support the change management process of BFC, i.e. develop detailed system specifications and perform functionality and user acceptance testing, including liaising with BFC developers team based in India
  • Part of project team for implementation of new system upgrades
  • Assist with system changes related to acquisitions
  • Update and maintain end-user training processes
  • Perform end user training
  • Develop system solutions which will benefit the BFC end-user community, e.g. improved load tool solutions for importing data to BFC of build Excel add-ins models
  • Promote a more efficient utilisation of BFC
  • Implement new BFC functionality in line with business requirements
  • Support the monthly BFC administration process

Preferred Experience and Education:

  • Professional qualification – university level business degree, ideally within Finance
  • Experience within administration and development of financial systems
  • Experience with data migrations in transactional or consolidation systems
  • Experience with Group or Regional reporting

Technical Skills:

  • Technical knowledge and application of BFC and/or other advanced consolidation system
  • Experience in SAP is preferred
  • Advanced Excel knowledge, including building macros
  • PowerPoint knowledge/experience
  • Ability to efficiently analyse large data-sets

Personal Skills:

  • Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Strong attention to details and accuracy
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Commercially aware with the ability to understand key requirements of the business and end-users
  • Strong communication skills


  • Aberdeen or Sutton


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