Financial Systems Project Manager




Reporting to CFO 

The role is based in the Cambridge office full time.

Core working hours will be 9:00 am - 5:30 pm but you will be expected to work additional hours as required. 

The Role - Manager

=       Responsible for the line management of any finance development team members. Including managing the cover of work due to team holidays/sickness.

=       Responsibility for the recruitment for new team members and ensuring the relevant training and monitoring of all direct reports.

The Role - Compliance

=       Ensure all UK financial systems compliance.

=       Coordinating system processes and ensuring data integrity.

=       Producing new documentation and process mapping.

=       Ensure that the appropriate controls are in place within the finance system/ processes.

The Role - Processes and reporting

=       Upgrade, design, test and complete configuration to Implement Sage 200 or other system updates including an intercompany console, project accounting and other new modules required by the business.

=       Upgrade, design, build, data migration and test new systems e.g. management reporting systems and dash boards.

=       Building the automation of processes. E.g. suppliers to bank payments, expenses, Bank uploads.

=       Developing, upgrading the budget and forecast files ready for the budget process.

=       Report design and testing.

=       Reviewing the current processes and documents, working with the finance team members to design and continually improve both process and system and ensuring all process documentation is in place.

=       Monitoring the system and processes flows e.g. the closure of all the relevant subsidiary accounts and the closure of all the ledgers can be completed in a timely manner.

=       Developing an automated process to ensure exchange rates set in the system and that the relevant inputs are available to set the rates.

=       Training staff in the use of new reports and systems as developed.

=       Maintenance of finance systems.

=       Work with development on all finance projects as necessary, including help with scoping and testing.

=       Manage ad hoc queries assigned and ensure the smooth running of the system at all times.

Desirable - Knowledge and skills

=       Sage line 200/ ERP implementations, configuration, data migration and go live

=       Sage/ERP maintenance

=       End user training

=       Process development and quality improvement

=       Business analysis

=       Project management

=       SQL and data structure knowledge

=       Excellent knowledge of report design & testing

=       Professional accounting qualification, AAT, CIMA, Finance BA, (helpful not essential).

=       Strong investigatory skills - able to discover, analyses and resolve issues that arise.

=       Excellent communication skills, both spoken and written.

Essentials - Behavior

=       Able to manage your own time and handle multi-task delivery to short timescales.

=       Willing to work all necessary hours to complete essential tasks particularly during busy periods.

=       Self-motivated individual able to proactively find solutions to problems/challenges in all internal finance operational issues.


=       The candidate must be fully eligible to work in the UK.


=       Friendly, informal working environment

=       Your own Bango buddy - to help you settle in

=       Bendi-time (flexible working hours)

=       Bango social events

=       Choose your own headphones, keyboard & mouse

=       Generous share option scheme

=       Private Medical Insurance

=       Health Cash Plan

=       25 days holiday a year increasing to 28 days with 4 years’ service

=       Cycle to work, childcare vouchers, gym discount

=       Financial support for employee activity groups and charitable activities

=       Free fruit, drinks and snacks, limitless coffee and espressos

=       Company branded hoodie, slippers … to keep you happy and comfortable

=       Group personal pension scheme

=       Life assurance

=       Employee Assistance Program