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Financial Systems Analyst
Ref No.: 17-09364
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/03/2017
Title: Financial Systems Analyst
Duration: Permanent (No C2C candidates, please)
Location: NY, NY
Rate: DOE
Start: ASAP
Interview Process: 2 rounds, Phone interview Thursday (10/5) + Onsite interview Monday (10/9)

A global professional services firm is currently seeking an Analyst to assist the team in maintaining financial systems, management reports and proprietary budget models that are critical to the success of the financial operations. This is the perfect opportunity for the right candidate to be a key contributor to a growing organization.

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for the maintenance and development of Company's corporate ERP system, management reports, Business Intelligence tools, Excel forms used for budgeting and forecasting, as well as providing input into business process analysis, reengineering and automation.

Position reports to the Financial Systems Manager.

  • Assist in the implementation of current and future phases of corporate ERP system
  • Maintain and support all implemented modules of corporate ERP system
  • Create and maintain management reports using Maconomy/Business Objects Analytix based on specifications provided by the CFO and Senior Management
  • Assist in the evaluation and implementation of new automation options/software
  • Review and document existing financial processes and propose process or system improvements or automation to reduce cost and make the global finance team more efficient
  • Maintain proprietary budget models and algorithms in Excel or alternative automation software
  • Provide End-User support for ERP and Reporting tools as needed

Requirements: The skills, experience, and knowledge required to be considered for this position include:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or equivalent discipline
  • Programming capabilities, proficient in MS SQL
  • Report writing and Universe building in SAP Business Objects
  • IBM Cognos BI / TM1 experience a plus
  • Understanding of Finance/Accounting concepts is a plus
  • Self motivated and able to work independently
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel