Functional Consultant - Manage the Business(MTB)

£80,000 | Watford | Contract

IQ Talent Solutions

Posted 21 days ago

IQ Talent Solutions

* Role is a hybrid role
* 12 month Fixed Term Contract

The purpose of the Manage the Business Process Functional Consultant will assist in expanding and refining system requirements, designing and implementation of system changes to support process improvements, and analysing and implications to support key decisions and recommendations to executive management on current and future business MtB processes, and policies.

You will also support the Enterprise Support and Development team in delivering improvements from an application perspective to support business requirements, including accounting, reporting, reconciliations, invoicing, and customer facing financial activity. This includes understanding the finance operations, providing technical insights and support to identify opportunities for process improvement and leading projects to drive efficiency and process improvement

Key Responsibilities

* Support the Team leader in analysis and problem solving of L3 functional issues, new enhancement requests and defect fixes for the VP Corporate Services, VP Shared Service Centres, VP Leasing, Group Financial Controller and Operating Companies' Financial Directors, and their teams to drive harmonisation and standardisation of processes throughout REU.
* Support continuous evolution of new business offerings through MtB process adaptions and through consultation with the businesses and other Process owners.
* Provide ongoing end user support of the Oracle 11i financial systems in resolving non-routine and complex issues in a timely manner, ensuring that the end user is kept fully informed of progress.
* Participate in the testing relating to change requests or defect solutions for finance applications.
* Participate in activities relating to projects for Oracle Financials and those which impact and/or interface with finance applications.
* Proactively communicate and collaborate with internal and external customers to analyse information and business requirements to help design and shape functional solutions
* In cooperation with other teams such as Business Process Leads, Application Support, actively contributes with expert knowledge and testing skills to ensure the quality assurance of the deployed solution.
* Supporting key financial process areas such as general accounting, Local GAAP accounting, accounts payable and receivable, fixed assets, leasing, bank and cash processing, reconciliations including holding, suspense, balance sheet accounts

Knowledge, Education, Skills and Experience (Required)

* Good communicator and influencer: excellent interpersonal communication skills, essential to achieve business objectives with both technical and non-technical audiences.
* Have 2-3 years of experience in supporting the Oracle 11i or R12 e-business suite financial modules, namely GL, AP, AR, CM, FA & tax
* Have exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written. Being able to converse with a wide variety of stakeholders to determine route cause of the issues logged.
* Problem-solving and analytical skills.
* A strong team player with a willingness to acquire and share knowledge.
* Experience in the advanced collections module would be beneficial, but not mandatory.
* Experience in implementing Oracle EBS modules would be beneficial
* Oracle Cloud Financials

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.