Business Systems Consultant in Harrisburg, NC at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 10/28/2019

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Business Systems Consultant Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Business Systems Consultant in Charlotte, NC (University area). This is a 3 months (contract-to-hire) position in the banking industry. In this role the candidate plans, tracks, analyzes and reports financial results, manages the company's balance sheet, including funding, capital and investments; oversees internal real estate needs; drives acquisitions; is responsible for financial controls; and leads corporate strategy. Enterprise Finance identifies areas of financial risk and mitigates efforts appropriately. It works with capital markets to provide lowest possible costs of incremental funding, subject to capital and financial risk management constraints. It improves financial performance by analyzing business unit performance and recommending areas of improvement. The group strives for excellence in customer service and client support by exhibiting behavior that is fair, reasonable, ethical, and professional. The Business Systems Consultant position will be a part of a team that provides production support for the General Ledger and Accounting Engine tools and processes within the Controller's Division of Enterprise Finance. This Business Systems Consultant acts as a liaison and consultant between Corporate/LOB Finance teams and technical partners for Corporate Finance by planning, conducting, and directing the analysis of complex business problems to be solved with automated systems. The candidate will work with the Financial Accounting Systems Team/Reporting Solutions Group and be directly involved in the day-to-day support activities of tools suite.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing assistance to identify, evaluate, and develop solutions that are cost effective and meet or exceed business requirements
  • Working with end-users, partners, and cross functional teams to provide project support, resolve questions, assess needs, and recommend changes
  • Providing production support, testing, validating changes, writing requirements, documentation, and change management related to tool releases and other needs
  • Providing guidance and best practices for leveraging tools capabilities
  • Working with user groups to provide training, resolve questions, assess user needs, and recommend changes. - Facilitating and documenting meetings and workshops with business and technology partners
  • Developing communication/engagement plans/task plans for business and technology partners
  • Defining and refining process models which enable upstream and downstream business process integration
  • Identifying dependencies and assessing change impact for new platform enhancements and system integrations
  • Creating ad hoc reports for partners and various project teams
  • Lead discussions with partners to resolve testing challenges and provide solutions to complex test problems in coordination with BA, Tech, and QA teams. -

Qualifications:

  • BS/BA degree or higher
  • 1+ year of SQL experience
  • 7+ years of business systems analysis or design experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Financial services industry experience
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to solve complex technical problems
  • Ability to act as a liaison between the technical design staff and business requester to ensure all requirements are met
  • Ability to act as a subject matter expert
  • Ability to act as an information source for less experienced staff
  • Ability to capture and document complex business and functional requirements
  • Ability to prioritize work, meet deadlines, achieve goals, and work under pressure in a dynamic and complex environment
  • Ability to make timely and independent judgment decisions while working in a fast-paced and results-driven environment
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) skills
  • Microsoft Visio experience
  • Experience in using SharePoint, Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, Word in a business or finance related field
  • Knowledge and understanding of financial analysis, statements and accounting concepts
  • Knowledge and understanding of creating detailed requirements from abstract business policies
  • Knowledge of banking Oracle Financials General Ledger and Accounting Engine Reporting applications, such as OBIEE, irisWeb, eagleWeb and/or Essbase
  • Experience in using SharePoint, Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, Word in a business or finance related field
  • Ability to absorb and understand complex business and technology terminology
  • Strong understanding of financial reporting systems, GL Actuals and Averages, and reporting hierarchies Job Expectations
  • Ability to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays as needed or scheduled

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

Job Requirements

analysis, SQL