One of my Asset Management clients in the City are going through a considerable amount of change a reviewing all their current Finance Systems for their global finance function. The team is responsible for providing Technology support across all core central functions including Finance, Procurement and Treasury globally.
The purpose of this new role is to support the delivery of a new Finance platform for the business. The client has decided to roll out a new Oracle stack for the finance team so crucial that you have experience working with the full spectrum of Oracle as well as other ERP and Cloud technologies. As the Solution Architect, you will become the Trusted Advisor to the business and ensuring there is a clear line of communication between the business and technology. As well as supporting the delivery of integrated systems for the Finance team. Part of the role will also be to support the development of longer term strategic road map to achieve the target state of the business.
To be successful in this role you will have a thorough and up to date understanding of product developments in the core Finance, Procurement & Treasury applications space as well as an understanding of the logical and functional aspect of these technologies. Having a good understanding of the technical Finance architectural landscape is also key as well having solid experience working with Technology and Finance, Procurement & Treasury teams.
Key skills required:
- Strong Solutions Architecture experience from a Financial Services clients, preferably Asset Manager
- Knowledge of various core Finance, Procurement & Treasury applications
- Architectural and functional understanding of various types of Finance systems and tools
- Specific functional & technical expertise around:
- Oracle ERP - Core finance, Procurement
- Cloud technologies
- Digital technologies