Finance Systems Specialist (Permanent)

£43,428p.a (plus contributory pension)

Manchester City Centre

MAG saves lives and builds futures by working with others to reclaim land contaminated with the debris of conflict, to reduce the daily risk of death or injury for civilians, and to create safe and secure conditions for development. MAG shared the 1997 Nobel Peace Prize as a founding member of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines for our work to ban landmines. Our vision is a safe and secure future for men, women and children affected by armed violence and conflict.

We are seeking a fully qualified Finance Systems Specialist to manage financial systems development, maintenance, and support our finance team in effective utilisation of existing systems.

This role will be critical in leading on the development new systems and processes to support organisational needs, including increasing the scope of MAG’s business planning and forecasting system (Adaptive Insights), Increasing the efficiency and automation of existing financial systems and linkages between different systems, and reviewing the current accounting system (PS Financials) to ensure that it is fit for purpose. This role will also manage the relationship between MAG and External systems providers, act as an organisational focal point for financial systems issues or problems, engage with internal and external stakeholders to find solutions, and advise and train our global finance team on new developments and best use of current systems. The successful candidate should be solutions orientated, with an in depth understanding of financial systems, and proven track record of development of new systems and process, as well as being able to bridge the gap between IT and Finance departments. A full job specification can be found in our applications pack.

How to apply

For further information about this opportunity, as well as the application form, please download the candidate information pack, below:

MAG – Finance Systems Specialist Candidate Information Pack

Application is by submission of an application form and must be in fluent English. These document should be submitted to before the closing date of 31st January 2021 at 00:00. Although we do reserve the right to call qualified candidates to interview before this date.

Regrettably, we are unable to respond to every application. If you have not heard back from us within two weeks of your application, it means that your application has not been successful.

Applicants who are non-residents of the UK will need to provide documentary evidence of their eligibility to work in the UK.