1+ months
2018-07-132018-08-27

Business Analyst

Capital Regional District
Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2S6
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Business Analyst

Finance & Technology – Information Technology & GIS

Competition

18/166                                                                                                 

Status

Regular Fulltime                                                                                  

Hours of Work

70 hours bi-weekly

Rate of Pay

$42.44 - $48.13 per hour (2016 rates)                                        

Review of applications begins

4:00pm on July 25, 2018

 

 

Summary

Reporting to the Manager, Enterprise Resource Planning, this position is an integral part of a functional team responsible for the ongoing support and development of the CRD’s Enterprise Resource Planning system, SAP. The position is part of a support team responsible for day to day support related to SAP, oversees development projects, training programs, Helpdesk activities, annual support package test routines, SAP roles/authorizations and functions as a technical expert in a variety of SAP modules.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Collaborates with business units to define functional requirements and functional designs to support the organization’s strategy and future business goals
  • Understands and utilizes business information to manage everyday operations and generates innovative solutions to approach business and administrative challenges
  • Facilitates business requirements analysis and functional design work sessions including creating business presentations, communications, and documentation
  • Leads functional system design in the development of SAP modules
  • Directs consulting services, ensuring project work meets desired outcomes
  • Prepares and delivers system demonstrations to stakeholders to validate business approach
  • Identifies creative solutions to business requirements, analyzes the strengths and weaknesses of alternatives, and provides recommendations
  • Works with SAP, external vendors and consulting firms to obtain additional insights, approaches and solutions to various business requirements
  • Provides IT resource estimates for preparation of business case and project costing
  • Executes projects utilizing current project management standards and protocols
  • Follows all defined technology standards and processes and provides input for improvements as required and/or identified
  • Provides expertise to train and support groups as appropriate before system go-lives
  • Trains and/or mentors other team members, and peers as appropriate
  • Uses an effective interpersonal style to build, inspire, and sustain a cohesive team by focusing the team on its mission and importance of the role to organizational success
  • Follows all policies, procedures and standards of the CRD
  • Performs other related duties as required
 

 

Requirements

Qualifications

  • A related Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 6 years’ experience in SAP or equivalent ERP functional design and development or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Proven experience being involved in or leading SAP or equivalent ERP development projects

  • Excellent communication (verbal and written), interpersonal and customer service skills are required.

  • Experienced working within an Enterprise Architecture, where systems and data have many inter-relationships and dependencies and an understanding of the critical nature of these relationships.

  • Experienced in information technology systems design and development methodologies as related to the systems development lifecycle.

  • Excellent business systems and process analysis skills in a complex computerized environment.

  • Ability to understand and support a large range of systems including but not limited to, Finance, Human Resources, Payroll, Utilities, Maintenance Management, Asset Accounting, Project Systems and Real Estate Management.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Ability to elicit requirements from business users including experience facilitating requirements analysis and functional design working sessions.

  • Experience managing teams of consultants focused on multiple simultaneous projects.

  • Strong leadership skills to provide advice and guidance to team members.

  • Strong project management skills to ensure projects are delivered in scope, on time and within budget.

  • Direct experience with business process re-engineering.

  • High level of proficiency and experience with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Must possess a valid BC Driver’s Licence (Class 5).

Salary Details

$42.44 - $48.13 per hour

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