ERP Business Analyst ERP Business Analyst …

Aston Carter
in Kingswood, England, United Kingdom
Contract, Full time
Last application, 10 Aug 20
up to £600/day
Aston Carter
in Kingswood, England, United Kingdom
Contract, Full time
Last application, 10 Aug 20
up to £600/day
My client, a leading investment management firm, are seeking an experience Business Analyst to support the implementation of an Oracle Cloud ERP solution. The global model has been designed & implemented at their HQ and is now being rolled out to all other countries. This role is to support the Record to Report (R2R) workstream covering financial control & reporting. This will be a hands on role reporting into the R2R Solution Lead.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business analysis tasks throughout the project lifecycle to agreed timescales and budgets and within an Agile methodology and Product Model framework
  • Capture, clarify and document business requirements using a range of analysis techniques and tools
  • Assist with the facilitation of business & technology workshops for stakeholders of all levels and capture output
  • Focus on working with the Finance Business Stakeholders to analyse the current process, create the new requirements and map out the solution(s) to meet the business requirements
  • Work with the project team to model this transformation in Excel (using sample data) - both for creating Journals for financial reporting (ledger) and allocation of this revenue across management dimensions
  • Identify data quality issues in source systems and propose potential resolution actions.
  • Hand over the transformations required to the technical team and test the code once delivered
  • Support Chart of Accounts values analysis and design
  • Support business in building of Account hierarchies for local and regulatory reporting
  • Support business in building SmartView Reports
  • Support technical and a business queries during the testing phases
  • Support Process and Operating procedure documentation

Experience and Qualifications Required:

  • A functional business analyst with extensive, demonstrable experience of working on multiple Oracle ERP implementations with particular focus on core financials, Oracle Cloud ERP is a preference (Oracle E-Business Suite will be considered)
  • Good understanding on Record to Report processes and Oracle Cloud ERP GL and Essbase Cube
  • Qualified accountant
  • Experience of working within the financial services sector
  • Self-motivated and responsive to a constantly changing environment
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to manage time, and work to agreed project deadlines
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to deal with people at all levels
  • Team player with a collaborative attitude but must be a self-starter and able to work individually on detailed analysis as required