Systems Accountant

Systems Accountant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Systems Accountant to join our team.


  • Giving recommendations on how to improve efficiencies in the system;
  • Being a key partner between IT and Finance for any process improvements;
  • Preparing any necessary training manuals for stakeholders;
  • Playing a key role with the design, development and implementation of the system;
  • Build key relationships with senior stakeholders and present reports to senior management;
  • Ad hoc reporting as required;
  • Replication of financial reports;
  • Link AP and AR functions in the new system;
  • User setup and UAT;
  • Evaluate current system structure and liaise with different stakeholders to recognise organisational requirements;
  • Establishing a new chart of accounts and complete reconciliations to ensure there are no variances;
  • Ability to drive system usage and reporting;
  • Communicating with the Finance team with all queries relating to TM1 and Cognos;
  • Configuration of the new system and perform relevant data transformations, ensuring data integrity is intact.


  • Audit or internal audit background with a focus on business processes and process improvement is an advantage;
  • At least 4 years’ of qualified or part qualified relevant experience;
  • CPA/CA qualified.