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Finance Systems Assistant Manager
Central Support - UK

Job reference: 014489

Location: Central Support - UK

Closing date: 14/12/2022

Department: Finance


Finance Systems Assistant Manager

Location: This role is based in our central offices, London. It is a hybrid role, working in the office 3 days a week, working from home 2 days a week​​​​​​​

We’re looking to recruit a Finance Systems Assistant Manager to join our Finance team, sat within Group Central Support, based in our London headquarters. 

The central support function consists of 150 professionals across Finance, Corporate Development, HR, Marketing, IT, Legal and Education, who each support the continued growth of our more than 75 schools in over 30 countries. By joining Nord Anglia Education, you’ll be contributing to our vision to create a generation of resilient and creative global citizens, who will change our world for the better. 

Our expansive growth plan offers extraordinary opportunities for your career growth, and our entrepreneurial way of working means our colleagues are changemakers in everything they do, with streamlined operations in our central support team requiring leadership from every chair.

You’ll have the opportunity to lead projects with bigger organisational impact at an earlier stage in your career with us than you would get elsewhere.

As Finance Systems Assistant Manager, a member of the Finance function, you’ll be supporting the Finance team to provide BAU support for the Finance systems including OneStream and MS Dynamics Nav. 

The Role:

  • Support the Finance Systems Manager with administration of the system within Group for financial consolidation, planning and reporting
  • Translating technical terminologies and discussions to end-user friendly languages
  • Understand financial reporting and consolidation.
  • Provide support to Group Finance teams on the use of the systems
  • Administer user menus security 
  • Administer use of the system within Group for financial consolidation and reporting
  • Manage the table which drives the mapping between GL and the new system and assist on maintenance and governance of the Group’s Chart of Accounts.
  • Represent finance and work closely with IT and external vendors when resolving system issues
  • Creation of new reports, new GLs, new entities etc
  • Assist the Finance Systems Manager in adding additional functionality and information sources to the system as and when required by finance.
  • Proactively identify, manage and roll out new functionality
  • Develop and manage data upload templates/ links for regular KPI reporting, budgeting and forecasting
  • Maintain monthly foreign exchange rate inputs and ensure data accuracy the systems
  • Identify opportunities to automate the production of regular reporting dashboards
  • Provide ad-hoc assistance to the Group Finance team.

The Successful Candidate will possess:

  • Experience of administration of OneStream or Oracle/Hyperion
  • Knowledge of HFM and/or OneStream including rules, maintenance and reporting.
  • Knowledge of SQL (Query level)
  • System implementations and process improvement
  • Data warehousing and database management
  • Data migration and roll out of new systems
  • Financial and Management reporting / Financial Modelling experience
  • An aptitude towards systems and IT

About us:

We’re Nord Anglia Education, the world’s largest premium international schools organisation. Every day, our teachers and support colleagues help our thousands of students achieve more than they ever imagined possible.

A transformational education at one of our schools is focussed on excellent academic outcomes, creativity, wellbeing, and international connectedness. Our innovative use of educational technology also creates a personalised, 21st century learning experience for all students, while our global scale means we can recruit and retain the world’s best teachers and offer unforgettable events and expeditions.

Our people are empowered to make a difference in their fields of expertise. Our fast pace of growth requires evolution and change from everyone, giving you the chance to define the role you do in the future. This challenges the learning agility of our employees and ensures every day brings interesting new experiences.

Founded in 1972 in the United Kingdom, our first international school opened in 1992 in Warsaw, followed by rapid growth across the world since the 2000s.

When you join our team, you’ll become part of a global family of experts working for a fast-growing premium international brand.

To apply:

Online applications need to be submitted directly through the Nord Anglia Education careers page and should include a CV. Please visit us online at

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


The closing date for this job has now passed.