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Systems Accountant

Job Description

Do you have a passion for finance and a knack for data? Are you proficient in ERP systems and thrive in a fast-paced environment?

We are looking for a talented Systems Accountant to join the growing team at a leading international defence company based in Portsmouth. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual to play a key role in maintaining our financial systems and ensuring their smooth operation.

We are particularly seeking candidates with either of the following backgrounds:

  • AAT 3 qualified looking to move into a systems-based finance role.
  • Experience in a systems-based role (e.g., ERP Analyst) looking to transition into a finance-focused position.

What you'll be doing:

  • Manage and maintain our financial systems, including (but not limited to) experience with SAP or other ERP systems.
  • Process financial data with accuracy and efficiency, utilising advanced Excel skills for data compilation and analysis.
  • Provide excellent customer service to internal stakeholders, resolving queries and ensuring smooth system operation.
  • Participate in system upgrades and implementations, offering expertise and support.
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of our financial processes.

What you'll bring:

  • A strong aptitude for financial processes and data management.
  • Proven experience working with SAP or other leading ERP systems.
  • Advanced Excel skills, including experience with formulas, functions, and data manipulation.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary and benefits package.
  • The opportunity to work for a leading company in the defence sector.
  • A dynamic and supportive work environment.
  • Continuous learning and development opportunities.
  • A hybrid working model - 1 day in the office per week with flexibility for remote working.

If you're looking for a challenging and rewarding role where you can use your financial expertise and make a real impact, please apply or email

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