Senior Finance Analyst, Project & Fixed Asset Accounting
At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.
We are recruiting a talented individual to support us as we launch our Oracle Project Accounting, as part of the Oracle E-Business Suite of applications, across our global business to manage and report on all of the various costs relating to Pearson CAPEX & OPEX projects. You will help to support many hundreds of users and thousands of projects of all types, ensuring we apply efficient, standardised processes that support the business.
Our vision for Project Accounting is a consistent, global process that helps the business to manage, control and understand their project costs and to see clearly how these relate to profitability of investments, clients and products.
You will work closely with Finance and business stakeholders to evolve the system, and our processes, supporting our aim to take a more strategic approach to Project Accounting, supporting our Finance Business Partner team in product profitability and project benefits realization.
Specific tasks will include;-
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To succeed you will preferably hold a recognized accountancy qualification, or be on the path to qualification, and have working knowledge and background in project accounting.
Understanding of financial control processes and functions;
Primary Location: GB-GB-Belfast
Work Locations: GB-Belfast-Millennium House Millennium House, 1st Floor Great Victoria Street Belfast BT2 7AQ
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Feb 4, 2019
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1901466
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.