Business AnalystLocation: Schaumburg, IL
Posted On: 01/18/2023
Requirement Code: 62367
Summary This position is responsible for identifying and evaluating business technology application and user needs. Document, refine and organize requirements and communicate them effectively to the development team to facilitate business application design and updates that support organizational strategic initiatives. Responsibilities also include research, selection, and compilation of data and project coordination as well as updating support documentation. Will also include project coordination as it relates to the rollout of changes and enhancements to our technology tools and applications. Job duties include working in one or more areas of financial, business or budget analysis under the direction of management.
Job Responsibilities 5-6 years experience on any ERP Finance modules ?MS D365 F&O module preferred
? Facilitate requirements gathering with users (internal, external) to define and develop new business applications and updates to existing applications to ensure that information systems support business needs. Elicit and document requirements and process flow for use by development team.
? Construct workflow charts and diagrams; study system capabilities and write specifications as needed.
? Assist with coordinating project activities related to development and implementation efforts, including monitoring task completion by project team members, coordinating meetings, reporting project status, and identifying key milestones required for project delivery.
? Works with project teams to define and create business cases, project charters, test cases and other project documentation as needed.
? Assist with creating and updating business application training documentation, including user guides, system FAQs, cheat sheets, etc. to reflect current system features and functionality.
? Perform daily, weekly, and monthly reviews and analyses of current processes using operational metrics and reports and provide data to applicable colleagues/user groups. Create informative, actionable, and repeatable reporting that highlights relevant business trends and opportunities for improvement.
? Suggest changes to management using analytics and data to support recommendations. Actively participate in the implementation of approved changes.
? Performs other duties and responsibilities as requested or required. Skill Requirements
? Proven experience leading requirement gathering and discovery with users and stakeholders
? Familiarity with business information analysis using spreadsheets, databases, and other financial reporting software
? Familiarity with agile software development best practices and processes.
? Outstanding planning and organizational skills; ability to meet tight deadlines
? Strong analytical thinking and quantitative analysis
? Proficient technical writing skills ? Excellent written and verbal communication skills
? Ability to work independently, multi-task, and prioritize ? Flexible, adaptable, detail-oriented, and self-motivated
? Proficient in Microsoft Word, Visio, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
? Proficient with Project Management software applications such as MS Project, SmartSheet, etc.
? Familiarity with Azure Dev Ops platform a plus Education Requirements:
? Associates degree in Computer Science, Accounting, or Finance or equivalent required Experience Requirements:
? Minimum of three years of previous business analysis and/or related information technology experience
? 3 years of experience with ERP/CRM global implementations is preferred