Solution Architect

London - London

£85,000 - £85,000   + 10-20% Bonus + More!

Solution Architect - Finance Systems - NetSuite Implementation

Our client is a global organisation that delivers a multitude of media services into the financial services market place, with offices in London, Hong Kong and NY to name a few!

With over 2,500 employees across 20 global offices you will be joining an ever growing an evolving FTSE 250 business!

Key requirements of the role:

  • Hands on Solution Architecture experience with Finance enterprise applications
  • Experience of working in an enterprise environment
  • NetSuite exposure


  • Our client is rolling out NetSuite across the global business (20 offices, 2500 employees)
  • They are a business that historically and currently acquires a large number of businesses resulting in a multitude of different financial applications
  • Currently there are 20 different systems (including spreadsheets!) that look after invoicing, billing, accounts receivable, general ledger, reporting etc. These will all be migrated into NetSuite - globally!

The complex technical and process landscape has resulted in multiple interfaces between systems. Finance users are located across multiple locations. There is substantial manual intervention involved in maintaining interfaces, insufficient controls on the data flowing between systems and errors in processing invoices which may adversely affect the reputation and relationship with our customers.

Your role will include:

  • Solution Design
  • Finance Systems Solution Architecture- Support the specification, selection, design and implementation of core finance systems. Scope of work would include solution architecture of strategic systems such as ERP, Payroll, Expenses, Banking Interfaces, Online Payments, Global Tax Engine, and Bank Reconciliation tools and other areas as required.
  • Service Introduction
  • Subject Matter Expertise- Ideally in NetSuite!
  • Solution Implementation- where necessary carry out implementation and system configuration to deliver specified technical and functional solutions.
  • Data Migration
  • Data Integration -Provide support for the solution design for data integrations with other core back-office systems including Salesforce CRM. P
  • Documentation
  • Testing - Specify system integration testing criteria and scripts to ensure that there is an appropriate level of testing carried out for all of the relevant migration and integration elements.
  • Continuous Improvement

Principle Responsibilities

  • Supporting the delivery of the solution and design specifications for Netsuite ERP for process and data migrations
  • Generating, gathering, reviewing, updating and ensuring a consistent level of detail and accuracy for all data migration and integration elements. Specifically, around Master data migration, transactional data migration and relevant system and file integration
  • Working closely and effectively with the Workstream Leads to ensure that all data to be migrated or integrated is understood, detailed, agreed and designed to the 'Vanilla' Netsuite capability
  • Working with and supporting the Workstream Leads on building out the Global Process Design Documentation (Global template) to provide a library of quality documentation that provides longevity for Finance across the Euromoney Business
  • Formally documenting requirements so that they remain understandable for the business to subscribe to, while sufficiently comprehensive, structured and technically oriented.
  • Build out appropriate System Integration and Data Migration testing documentation to ensure a robust, repeatable testing process.
  • Work to aggressive deadlines in a dynamic environment

Qualifications and Experience

  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills (at all levels)
  • Proven track record of delivery and solution architecture with enterprise programmes
  • Experience of applied project management and architecture frameworks
  • Experienced at capturing and detailing technical requirements and translating those robust solutions specifications
  • Results-focussed individual, with sound commercial awareness, a can-do attitude and excellent problem solving abilities
  • Proactive and structured approach to work and managing high workloads
  • High attention to detail and quality
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to work to tight deadlines
  • SQL/dataskills and ability to actively participate in technical tasks to support the migration effort for each deployment
  • SaaS ERP Implementation Experience
  • Previous experience of working on Finance Transformation Programmes
  • Previous experience of data migration and integration within NetSuite
  • Commercial experience with supplier management and engagement desirable
  • Product selection and procurement


  • 10-20% Bonus
  • 25 days` holidays (Pro-rata based on the FTC)
  • Subsidised Gym Membership
  • Private Health Care
  • Health Insurance
  • Contrib Pension
  • Share Purchase Scheme

This is one of our best clients, there is a great culture utilisation of the latest technologyand always projects happening!

Solution Architect - Finance Systems - NetSuite Implementation

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Updated: Sun May 02 2021 17:08:45 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)