Systems Accounting Assistant

Systems Accounting Assistant Job Description Template

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


  • To undertake system reconciliations and balance checks to maintain the integrity of the systems;
  • To support the Senior Accountants Systems on upgrades and associated testing;
  • To assist in system training to users;
  • To undertake any other tasks commensurate with the grade as directed;
  • To provide a help desk facility internally;
  • To work with the Senior Accountant Systems to ensure the continued operation of the organisation’s financial information system;
  • To support the development of the ledger system;
  • To assist in the year end processes, specifically in respect of the financial systems.


  • Ability to plan, prioritise and organise own work load and to work to tight deadlines;
  • Flexible approach to working hours and willingness to work flexibly as and when required;
  • Good financial management and analytical skills;
  • Evidence of quality, time management and organisational skills;
  • Ability to work through problems, evaluate options and risks and offer practical solutions;
  • Confident use and aptitude in the use of Information Technology;
  • Understanding of equal opportunities;
  • Experience of use and interrogation of financial ledgers, ideally Agresso.