Systems Accountant at Megaport

Finance, Full-time, Australia remote finance full-time
Posted a month ago

The Role
As a Systems Accountant, you will work within the Finance team, reporting to the Head of Finance and partnering with PMO, Product, External Consultants, and IT/Finance teams. In this role you will lead on everything related to the company's ERP system (Microsoft D365) notably automation and transformation of existing manual processes.

About Megaport
Megaport has transformed the way IT gets connected. We're global leaders in Network as a Service (NaaS), changing the way businesses reach the cloud. We're also a leading partner to Amazon, Microsoft, Google, IBM, Oracle, NYSE, and many other leading technology companies. Megaport is a publicly traded company on the Australian Stock Exchange with a market cap exceeding $2 Billion. We’re a lean, high-achieving team made up of over 230 members globally. While the company is headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, employees are spread out across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Staff enjoy an environment that is collaborative, supportive, and fun.

Our Team Culture
Join a team of globally-positioned industry experts that lead by example. We do not compromise our values for commercial gain; we are all custodians of our culture, and the customer is at the centre of everything we do. Our employees are motivated, adaptable, persistent, hard-working, and dynamic. Our culture permeates everything we do and this, in turn with a global vision, forms a commitment to each other, our customers, and shareholders alike.

What you will be doing

  • Subject Matter Expert in the development and enhancement of ongoing operations for financial systems, processes and upgrades, including implementation of new systems and/or modules. 
  • Working closely with finance and operational staff to put in place process & procedures relating to the ERP.
  • Monitoring and testing systems to identify any systemic issues; create documentation for problems and testing processes. 
  • Train super users within the business.
  • Assist in the development of policies, controls and procedures relating to the financial information systems.
  • Manage ERP system issues.
  • Collaborate with IT with the maintenance of user profiles within ERP systems to support internal control framework.
  • Assist with integration of various business systems with ERP.
  • Ad Hoc tasks directed by Head of Finance & CFO.
  • What we are looking for

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business or equivalent field of study.
  • Knowledge of general accounting principles, accounting systems and internal systems of control.
  • Experience implementing ERP systems; Microsoft D365 or AX preferred but not required.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills; strong technical background in understanding and creating data flows and data structures. 
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Self-starter who is a hands-on operator, comfortable working  autonomously.
  • Proven business partnering experience; this individual will work closely with senior stakeholders across the business. 
  • What we offer

  • Flexible working environments with the ability to do your job from anywhere
  • Birthday Leave
  • Generous study and training allowance + development opportunities
  • Share Scheme
  • Creative, fun, and contemporary workspaces
  • Motivated team of industry experts and new talent
  • Celebrated and recognized success with Megaport’s very own ‘Legend’ and ‘Kudos’ Awards
  • Health and wellness program
  • Opportunities for career growth and potential for global intra-company transfers for interested candidates
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