Reporting To: Group Chief Digital Officer
There is going to be a lot going on in 2021, whether that be acquisitions; new products; new systems; that’s hopefully where you can help!
The provision of technology solutions is critical to the smooth running and continual growth of our business. It starts with a deep understanding of appropriate business strategies, as well as with the overall technology strategy.
Working alongside the CDO, you will be fully committed to delivering against bold business plans whilst ensuring we can continue to deliver a best-in-class service and offering to clients. If you are looking for a role where you can be part of shaping something special where you can look back and say, “look what we achieved” then please read further.
The Financialforce Systems owner is a senior-level strategic technology business partner who shares ownership for business value results. You will focus on Financialforce delivery and ensure that IT/business/finance functions are effective and jointly determine strategic direction. They will assist in the development of business-technology roadmaps resulting in the identification of FinancialForce demand across the Citation Group.
You will play a key role in the shaping of FinancialForce initiatives and projects, and collaborate to assure alignment with technology direction, and assist with marshalling of resources.
You will establish and manage relationships at all levels of the business including stakeholder expectations and demands. You will understand Citation processes, key drivers and measures of success, the current technology used and more broadly the technology capability.
You will be comfortable setting expectations with key stakeholders regarding technology opportunities including the costs, benefits, level of effort, potential returns, and limitations that may present challenges.
The Financial Systems Lead communicates decisions, priorities, and relevant project information to stakeholders in and outside of IT, shares knowledge of technology risks and opportunities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Citation and identify dependencies across the business.
You will be responsible for owning the financial systems road map and ensuring the delivery of the FinancialForce platform.
The successful candidate should;
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We are Citation. We are far from your average service provider. Our colleagues bring their brilliant selves to work every day and we create an environment where they can shine. We are a nice bunch. We don’t do office politics or “that’s not my job”. We listen, support, and take ownership.
We have been proudly delivering valuable HR and Health and Safety services to SME’s across the UK for over 20 years. Passionate about service, we’re on a mission to revolutionise our colleague’s and client’s experience by employing brilliant people who are experts at what they do and smile whilst they are doing it.
Working for Citation you will have access to 25 days holiday, plus your birthday off work, gym membership discount, healthcare, childcare vouchers, the opportunity to purchase extra leave, pension contributions and more.
It’s a great place to work because of the people we employ. Fun and professional, we want likeminded individuals who love to love their job (no ‘mood hoovers’ here thanks!) and want the Company to succeed. So, if our culture sounds like a good fit for you and you want to be part of our success story, then send us your details.