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Microsoft Desktop Analyst/Developer
Ref No.: 18-06099
Location: New York, New York
Global Financial Firm located in New York, NY has an immediate consulting opportunity for an experienced Analyst/Developer.

Microsoft Desktop Analyst/Developer
Finance Technology End User Computing IT is responsible for reducing control and operational risk as well as quality improvement of solutions built by end users using readily available software including but not limited to MS Excel and MS Access. This is may be achieved via facilitating migration to strategic platforms, direct development or acting in an advisory capacity. The team also provides Desktop Solutions to provide rapid software delivery supporting immediate business needs via standard desktop tools. This role provides an opportunity for a developer to interact directly with line Finance professionals, understand their business problems, and to recommend appropriate solutions which may include both identifying requirements for enhancements in the existing systems as well as design and execution of quick, iterative solutions which can be self-supported by Finance after delivery. This is a dynamic role for an enthusiastic individual who actively seeks to learn more about the Finance business process, and can deliver fast, iterative business value. The ideal candidate will have 7+ years of programming with 3+ years of business analysis and project management experience with good analytical and communication skills. Familiarity with subledger accounting, general ledger, balance sheet, financial reporting, and/or regulatory reporting is desired.
Required Skills:
- 10+ years in system development and analysis
- Expert in MS Office development and integration (VBA, Excel, Access)
- Database skills with understanding of SQL and relational databases
- Strong analytical & problem solving skills
- Demonstrated ability to analyze and understand data
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Meticulous attention to detail
- Knowledge of Finance
- Excellent client facing skills
- Ability to multi task-self-motivated and able to work independently
- Ability to learn quickly and collaborate with others
- A good team player, able to demonstrate integrity and ownership
- Able to maintain composure and professionalism in a fast-paced, busy environment
Desired Skills:
- MS .Net/C# development SkillsUnix/Linux, shell scripting or PERL
- Experience with reporting tools such as Tableau
- Experience with BI tools such as BOXI or ESSBASE