Business Analyst--Finance in Indianapolis, IN at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Vaco is working with a client in Indianapolis who is looking for a Business Analyst on a contract-to-hire basis. The ideal candidate would have the following qualifications.

Description

Supports corporate accounting and finance team through strong knowledge of financial systems and financial reporting.

Responsibilities

  • Supports system financial team through strong knowledge of financial systems and financial reporting.
  • Supports and represents business needs through collaboration with IS in the development, implementation and support of new systems and enhancements under a moderate level of guidance and direction.
  • Actively leads and facilitates the gathering of needs and objectives to evaluate new applications or enhance existing applications.
  • Self-directs efforts to thoroughly document and test systems requirements and solve complex problems.
  • Develops innovative solutions working collaboratively with the system financial team and IS development team.
  • Prepares communications and makes presentations on solution alternatives and system enhancements.
  • Takes a new perspective using existing solutions.
  • Meets deadlines by prioritizing and organizing work.
  • Shares knowledge and supports the development of fellow team members through cross training.
  • This role will have a broad range of responsibilities involving the monthly financial close, quarterly financial modeling, and the annual budgeting process.
  • This individual will also communicate explanations for fluctuations in financial results to financial and operational leadership.

Qualifications / Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Requires 2+ years of relevant experience in Computer Technology or Computer Science.
  • Requires a demonstrated knowledge and expertise in data management applications, specifically Excel, SQL and other reporting tools.
  • Requires knowledge with ERP systems; timekeeping systems, and multi-dimensional reporting systems.
  • Requires proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products/applications.
  • Requires functional knowledge and experience in one or more of the following areas: Finance; Accounting; Payroll; and Accounts Payable.
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Computer Science, or related field required.