Cognos Controller Systems Specialist - SystemsAccountants

Applying for Cognos Controller Systems Specialist

Company and Context:

Join a leading energy company at the forefront of innovation and sustainability. Our client is seeking a skilled Cognos Controller Systems Specialist to join their dynamic team. With a commitment to driving efficiency and excellence in financial reporting and consolidation, our client offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the success of their finance operations.

What Will I Be Doing?

As a Cognos Controller Systems Specialist, you will play a pivotal role in maintaining and enhancing the Cognos Controller system, ensuring its optimal functionality to support the company’s financial reporting and consolidation processes. Your responsibilities will include:

Collaborating with key stakeholders to understand and address business requirements related to financial reporting and consolidation.

Managing and maintaining the Cognos Controller system, including system configuration, data integration, and troubleshooting.

Developing and implementing enhancements and customizations to meet evolving business needs and improve system performance.

Providing technical support and guidance to end-users on system usage, processes, and functionalities.

Participating in system testing, validation, and implementation of system upgrades and enhancements.

Monitoring system performance and conducting regular audits to ensure data accuracy and compliance with regulatory requirements.

Contributing to the development of best practices, standards, and documentation for system usage and administration.

What Kind of Skills and Background Will I Need to Have?

A bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, information technology, or a related field.

Proven experience working with Cognos Controller or similar financial consolidation and reporting systems.

Strong technical proficiency in Cognos Controller administration, configuration, and customization.

Expertise in data integration and management, with the ability to work with complex data structures.

Knowledge of financial reporting principles, consolidation processes, and regulatory requirements.

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to troubleshoot system issues and propose effective solutions.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.

Ability to work independently, manage multiple tasks, and prioritize workload in a fast-paced environment.

Why Should I Apply for This Role?

Join a forward-thinking energy company dedicated to sustainability and innovation.

Make a meaningful impact by optimizing financial reporting and consolidation processes through the Cognos Controller system.

Gain valuable experience working with cutting-edge technology in a dynamic and collaborative environment.

Enjoy opportunities for professional growth and development, with support for ongoing learning and skill enhancement.

Be part of a team that values diversity, collaboration, and excellence in everything they do.

How do I apply?

Get in touch with David Tydesten at

Who we are?

SystemsAccountants is a leading global Financial Systems, Analytics, and Transformation recruitment company. We provide permanent & contractor recruitment solutions to enable clients to implement, support, develop, run & optimise, ERP, ERP and Analytics systems. We source and screen finance systems professionals on a global basis. Unlike typical search & selection firms, our consultants have an international reach, which ensures that our clients and candidates receive market insight along with a tailored service.

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