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Business Analyst IV
Ref No.: 19-07325
Location: South San Francisco, California
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The Business Systems Analyst, Master Data (Contractor) will be part of the Corporate Accounting Financial Systems (CAFS) team that provides financial system development, enhancement and maintenance expertise for the North America SAP ERP Finance organization. This includes administration of tools, data, processes and controls in support of accounting transactions and financial reporting.

The role will report to the Principal Finance Manager of CAFS team and will interact with the Finance organizations (including Canada and Singapore). The working environment is fast-paced with an ever-changing set of priorities.

Key Responsibilities
  • Administer Finance master data per local request in accordance with global guidelines; e.g. Cost Center, GL Account, Cost Element
  • Create and update desk procedures and process documentation
  • Support SAP Finance customers on master data requests and inquiries
  • Minimum 3 years in SAP Master Data support role
  • Solid understanding of finance master data, accounting flows, ERP transaction flows and financial reporting
  • Expertise in SAP R/3, especially FICO
  • Excellent PC/system skills, including Excel
  • Strong ability to prioritize and organize work effectively and adhere to tight and established deadlines
  • Demonstrated communication skills with a focus on customer service
  • Strong work ethic, independent, flexible
  • Detail oriented and quality focused