Systems Accountant

Job title : Systems Accountant
Location : Sydney
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : $150,000 + Super
Contact name : Laura Ruddlesden
Contact email :
Job reference : 1512172
About the role: 
An exciting opportunity within the not for profit industry currently exists in order to fill a key role in the Finance team. Taking a hands-on approach, this Systems Accountant role will involve supporting in the implementation, configuration, and maintenance of software applications. The Systems Accountant serves as a primary contact for any questions related to how the system works from both a business and technical perspective. The Systems Accountant partners with Finance to complete business requirements and partners with IT to develop technical processes. The Systems Accountant also performs basic cost-benefit calculations and prioritization exercises related to systems changes.

The Responsibilities:
Reporting directly into the General Manager of Finance, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: 

  • Lead D365 implementations, from initial setup to post-implementation support, ensuring alignment with business requirements and industry best practices.
  • Partner with Finance and technical teams (IT and Implementation Partners) to understand and define system goals and business requirements.
  • Partners with Finance to translate business requirements to technical system requirements.
  • Creates specifications and processes using structured analysis and data modelling techniques.
  • Configure D365 modules to meet specific business needs, leveraging your deep understanding of accounting principles and system functionalities.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to gather requirements, conduct system testing, and provide user training and support as needed.
  • Stay updated on the latest developments in D365 and other relevant technologies, proactively identifying opportunities for system enhancements and process improvements. 
The Candidate 
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or a related field.
  • CPA/CA/CIMA or similarly qualified or working towards
  • Several years experience in accounting or finance, with a strong systems track record (Implementations or Systems Accounting) with a focus on Microsoft Dynamics 365 or a similar ERP. 
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
About the company
You will be working within the not for profit industry for a highly recongisable organisation. Provide expert troubleshooting support to resolve system issues and optimize performance, minimizing downtime and disruptions.  

How to Apply 
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, to arrange a confidential discussion, please contact or call on 0488 756 943 quoting the reference L1512172.