Senior IT Systems Analyst (Accounting Systems) - SQL

England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£50,000 - £65,000 per annum + Great Benefits
08 Aug 2019
22 Aug 2019
Steve Jackson
Contract Type

Senior IT Systems Analyst - Accounting Systems - SQL - Great Plains - Insurance Industry

Fantastic opportunity for a Senior / Systems Analyst with experience of Accounting systems and accountancy concepts to join a growing Agile IT team expanding in a brand new City Centre office with great career progression opportunities. An exciting and pivotal time to join!

Client Details

Global Insurance Business based in Central Birmingham


  • Works with the business users and DPM to accurately capture all stakeholder requests and translate them into system specifications which typically include functional, non-functional, user interface, reports and external interface specifications
  • Works with software engineers to ensure that the engineering realisation is in accordance with the business specification
  • Works with the testers to ensure that all software components are tested adequately and participates in Quality Assurance testing as the IT workload requires
  • Manages requirements risks by proactively tracking and communicating issues, and devising methods to mitigate them
  • Lead the analyses, mapping and communication of current and future state business processes
  • Maintains an in-depth working knowledge of new technology and business analysis standards & practices


Essential Skills:

  • Full Agile software development lifecycle experience
  • Accounting Systems Experience
  • Experience eliciting user stories from business stakeholders
  • Workshop Facilitation
  • Business Analysis principles and practices
  • Experience working in Agile environments (Sprint Cycles, Scrum Meetings)
  • SQL Scripting to test developed solutions and interrogate data

Desirable Skills:

  • Regulatory Reporting experience
  • Solvency II knowledge
  • Knowledge of TM1 planning, budgeting, forecasting and reporting systems
  • IRIS Underwriting system experience

Job Offer

£50,000 - £65,000 + Great career progression and listed benefits:

  • >15% Pension
  • 25 holidays
  • Bonus
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Gym Discount (and 50% contribution)
  • Private Medical insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • Share purchase plans
  • Cycle to work
  • Technology scheme