Associate Accounting Systems Consultant

Job Title: Associate Accounting Systems Consultant
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: London
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Reference: CDBC
Contact Name: Bert Wareham
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 26, 2018 11:30

Job Description

An exciting opportunity for an Associate Accounting Systems Consultant has opened at City Dynamics, a Microsoft Gold partner based in the heart of London. We’re a company passionate about making businesses run smarter and simpler using amazing, industry-leading Microsoft Business Technology.

We’re currently working on some new and exciting cloud-based Dynamics 365 projects and are looking for an enthusiastic Associate Accounting Systems Consultant, with a keen willingness to learn; to join our talented team in assisting and supporting in the delivery of these solutions. Specialising in Dynamics 365 Business Central, the latest Cloud-based Accounting Software from Microsoft, you will have the unique opportunity to apply your existing knowledge of accounting whilst developing both your technical and consulting skills.

What to expect early on

  • Early on, you will be developing your knowledge of Business Central via a combination of in-team and online training sessions
  • Learn about our clients are and how they use Microsoft Dynamics to support their businesses
  • Handling and resolving, ‘triage and resolve’ support tickets submitted by clients
  • Using your experience and knowledge of accounts to understand client accounting/business processes
  • Supporting our experienced consultants, who will act as mentors to help you accelerate your learning
  • Preparing to gain a relevant MCP Certification

What you will be doing in the first 12 months:

  • Contributing to client projects: this is a varied role where you will have exposure to the complete life-cycle of a project, as such you could be assisting with project scope and planning, pre-sales demos, deployment, testing, end-user training and ongoing client support activities
  • Become an expert in the Dynamics 365 Business Central product – with the ability to configure and customise the solution to meet project and client objectives
  • Travel to client sites and attend meetings with key stakeholders and users to understand their business and solution needs
  • Use your hard-earned accounting experience and Business Central expertise to identify creative solutions that will solve client pain points
  • Share the latest news and future product roadmaps with clients, whilst communicating the benefits of any new functionality
  • Enthusing clients and team members alike over Business Central

You will be a good fit for this role if you have

  • Experience working in an Accounting or Finance focused role with a sound knowledge of Accounts and Accounting principles
  • A degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or Information Systems or studying towards a professional qualification such as AAT, CAT
  • A keen interest in technology and a drive to carve a career in consulting
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and communication skills
  • A willingness to travel –  You will be based at our office near to Old street station with occasional travel to client sites –  most of which are also based in London

What we will offer you

  • Work with a varied and inspiring array of clients where no two days are the same.
  • Be a part of our friendly, collaborative team that is built on mutual respect and a shared passion for project delivery and technology
  • You will be able to take advantage of being part of a growing team with the opportunity to play a key role in the development and refining of our delivery processes and client engagement methods
  • You will be presented with opportunities to gain more responsibility and move up the career ladder as the company grows
  • An opportunity to build upon your existing Microsoft Dynamics knowledge and play a hands-on role in projects and delivering solutions
  • Be in an environment that encourages and supports your growth and development
  • An excellent benefits package that includes: Personal Pension, Medicash Health Plan and Vitality Health Insurance