Senior JD Edwards Business Analyst - Commodities Trading - Amsterdam

  • €80,000 - €100,000
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Olive Delta
  • 23 Jun 17

Global Commodity Trader requires Senior JD Edwards Business Analyst to work on CTRM solution for SAP migration. This will be a great opportunity to build on JD Edwards technical background, gain expertise in SAP and acquire commodities knowledge.

The role:

  • Serves as primary contact between technology and business end-users in understanding the specific business requirements, criticality and prioritization of business capability
  • Identify, assess and document business requirements, with all levels of the organization
  • Creates current and future state process flows, and technical overviews
  • Conducts research to determine if solutions to business requirements currently exist within or outside the business, and if not, whether new solutions are feasible
  • Advises business on options, risks and costs versus benefits of various solutions.
  • Facilitates governance and prioritization by business stakeholders through organization of IT change boards.
  • Provide input into project / resource estimating activities.
  • Takes ownership for creation of IT project plan
  • Maintain continuity between business team and IT organization throughout complete system development life cycle.
  • Maintains continuity between IT organization and outsourced delivery partners.
  • Retains requirements traceability from project inception through implementation.
  • Actively supports requirements during test planning  and execution
  • May create test cases/scripts and execute test scripts
  • May facilitate implementation of new solution through training sessions, demos, and the development of appropriate documentation
  • Manages workload and priorities to deliver agreed upon project milestones
  • Takes ownership for delivery of projects and ensures project execution


  • Business Analyst background within Commodities ideally.
  • JD Edwards ( Enterprise One) technical background
  • Idealy worked in Commodities ( Ags, Sugar, Cocoa, Grains, Cotton, Metals, Oil, Crude, Brent, Gas, Power, LNG) or have worked in a Trading / Investment Banking background.
  • Have a willingness to learn new technologies such as SAP.
  • Must have support mid - large scale IT projects.
  • Fluent English speak, Dutch would be desirable.