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Sr. Business Analyst (HFM)

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020467
Date Posted:Apr 30
Salary:N/A
Category:3 - Information Technology (I/T)
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The Finance IT Business Analyst will serve as a Product Management liaison to existing and prospective Finance customers. They will also understand the corporate business imperatives and IT strategy to be able to determine how corporate standard processes and systems should be adopted and deployed within the Finance function areas.
• Primary objectives will be to identify and recommend ideas to improve the Corporate Accounting & Finance functions through a comprehensive understanding of operations, challenges, and external environment factors.
• This position will work with the Oracle EPM (Planning, HFM and FDM) and other Accounting and Finance business application teams to drive operational excellence.
• This position will be responsible for facilitating clear understanding of all current business processes, goals, and drivers and analyzing and designing new business processes and functionality.
• Responsible for identifying and defining detailed product requirements and use cases. Will work closely with internal teams to assess current system capabilities and identify high-level customer requirements. Assist in translating requirements and use cases into test conditions and expected results for product, performance, and user acceptance testing. Participate in customer implementation projects to ensure successful integration of new product features and functionality.
• This position is responsible for providing expertise in the implementation of business plans and the achievement of Corporate Accounting and Finance objectives. As such, they will work as a liaison among the business stakeholders and IT in order to understand the structure, policies, and operations of the organization, supplier, and customer, and to provide solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals.
• They will also understand the corporate business imperatives and IT strategy to be able to determine how corporate standard processes and systems should be adopted and deployed.
• This role will work with the PMO to facilitate program and project execution, taking an active role in all activities affecting the support area.
• This role will work with the SAP Finance team to assist with the execution of the end-to-end business process.\]

Education
Bachelor’s Degree, or regional equivalent education required, preferably in a related discipline, such as Information Systems, Finance, Engineering, Computer Science or Business or 8+ years related professional Dana experience. Additional related certifications are a plus. Masters a plus.
Experience
• 5-7 years in Oracle EPM suite with Planning, HFM and FDM experience, business process improvement or business analyst work; manufacturing industries (automotive, aerospace, etc.) is a plus.
• Experience with variety of business processes and working through process change methodologies, i.e. Re-engineering, Six Sigma, etc.
• Familiarity with SAP, ERP or Accounting/Financial Systems or web based application development and technologies. Experience with software development lifecycle processes.
• Previous business function, process analysis, and visualization skills.
• Previous consulting experience (internal or external) highly preferred.
Language Skills
• English (fluency in reading, writing and speaking)
• Multi-lingual would be a plus
Certifications
• None required
• CBAP, Six Sigma, APICS, or regional equivalents are a plus.
• CPA or related certifications are a plus.
Additional skills
• Ability to use BPMN and BPA to document and optimize business process flows
• Business financial skills; knows how to use and interpret metrics such as NPV, ROI, and IRR; knows how to develop and interpret IT investment business cases (understands inputs and outputs)
• SAP FICO experience in production support and/or project life cycle a plus
• Strong business acumen
• Strong technology acumen; familiar with key concepts around data, applications and infrastructure
• Strong process design skills; knows how to apply process analysis and design tools and techniques
• Project management skills; ability to multi-task and keep all projects on schedule
• Stakeholder management skills; excellent relationships with business stakeholders
• People management skills; good relationships with team members
• Excellent presentation skills; good written and verbal skills
• Excellent time management and organizational skills; attention to detail

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to slewis@venteon.us.com.

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