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Accounting Software Specialist
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Recruiter: Deerfoot
Listed on: 9th July
Location: City Of London
Salary/Rate: £100 - £600
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: ACC_SPECIALIST_1562669236_expired
Contact Name: Ben Gordon

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Accounting Software Support Specialist
Contract Opportunity - City of London
Competitive Day Rate

As a trusted, approved and preferred recruitment partner to this well-known accounting firm, we have been asked to assist in the recruitment of a contract Senior Accounting Software Specialist to be an internal SME on accounting systems and accounting application suites. You will be a technical lead for the administration, support, implementation and development of all applications and systems throughout the company.

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of the workings of accounting applications and will be able to provide 'how-to' support to the business users alongside managing updates to functionality within the applications. Candidates with experience of the Wolters Kluwer CCH Suite of applications are highly desirable.

Application / Software Environment: CCH Audit Automation (CCH AA), CCH Accounts Production (CCH AP), CCH Personal Tax (CCH PT), CCH TA, Alphatax, AlphaBridge, Sage, QuickBooks, KeyPrime, Farmplan, Star Payroll, Microsoft Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Document Management Systems.

Skills and Experience Required
-Experience in Technical Support of Accounting Systems / Accounting Software / Accounting Applications
-Experience of the Wolters Kluwer CCH Suite of Accounting Solutions
-Knowledge / Experience of ITIL Processes, Procedures and Toolsets
-Knowledge of Windows Server OS, Core Services and Active Directory
-Experience preparing 'How-To' Documentation / Guidance for others
-Experience of Supplier Management / Vendor Management / Reseller Management
-Service-focused, clear communicator with good team-working skills
-Ability to problem solve, challenge and manage workloads under pressure
-A flexible worker able to cover out of hours and travel to different offices when needed
-Experience working in the Accountancy / Finance Industry

As well as having experience of the applications above, the ideal candidate will also be experienced in Windows Server OS, core services and Active Directory (AD) as well as experience working with ITIL processes, procedures and toolsets. Good knowledge of server infrastructure technologies is useful alongside an understanding of security fundamentals and principles. You will be required to prepare documentation and guidance for others and will also be involved in supplier management (with vendors and resellers).

This role would suit candidates who may have held the following job titles; Account Application Specialist, Accounting Software Specialist, Accounting Systems Specialist, Accounting Application Support, Accounting Software Support, Accounting Systems Support, Accounting Application SME, Accounting Software SME, Accounting Systems SME, Accounting Applications Manager, Lead Application Support, Accounting Systems Engineer, Accounting Software Engineer, Accounting Software Support, Accounting Systems, Finance Systems, Systems Support Engineer, Application Support Engineer, Accounting Technical Support, Accounting Software Support Specialist.

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