Oracle Functional Financial Analyst

Sherwin-Williams
  • Post Date: 6th June 2019
  • Apply Before: 6th September 2019
Job Overview

Summary:

  • Acts as a liaison amongst stakeholders in order to elicit, analyse, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information systems
  • Understands business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommends solutions that enable the organisation to achieve its goals
  • Interprets and transforms information based on business requirements and provides the data for delivery
  • Conducts detailed research of vendor products and assists with general project management

Essential Functions:

Strategy & planning:

  • Work with management to generate quarterly work plans
  • Recommend improvements for the business analysis process
  • Provide recommendations to address and resolve business issues for a specific business group
  • Research tools to identify those that can best help serve the needs of clients

Acquisition & deployment:

  • Gather requirements, analyses, creates design documents, and performs impact analysis for application changes
  • Plan and organise tasks, reports progress, manages and coordinates with consultants for implementations

Operational management:

  • Develop solutions to leverage Oracle applications functionality for the financials and treasury areas and suggest process improvements
  • Lead user sessions for requirement and testing
  • Guides technical team in the development reports, conversions, interfaces and extensions for Oracle Applications
  • Understand and modify the Application Configuration as required (includes system setups, flex-fields, workflow builder, custom library, profile options etc)
  • Assist users with problems and resolves issues independently
  • Create test plans, test cases, test scripts and perform functional testing
  • Create and maintain system documentation
  • Work with existing systems to track and manage requests and issues
  • Provide business reports to management and clients

Requirements:

  • Experience in IT related positions
  • Oracle Applications functional experience with one or more financial modules among General Ledger (GL), Accounts Receivable (AR), Accounts Payable (AP), Fixed Assets (FA), Cash Management (CM), Advanced Collections (IEX), Credit Management (OCM), Channel Revenue
  • Knowledge of Onesource Tax implementation and integration with oracle ebtax may be a plus
  • Expertise with configuration and setups for Oracle Financials modules may be a plus
  • Experience in support of software applications (preferred)
  • Working knowledge of software development and support methodologies
  • Demonstrated skill in preparation and maintenance of implementation documents
  • Knowledge and familiarity in underlying Oracle ERP applications database architecture, as well as Oracle database and development tools (PL/SQL, SQL Plus, Forms, Reports) may be a plys
  • Fluent in English
  • Effective communicator in one or more European languages may be a plus
  • Local business knowledge with regards to country-specific localisations especially for European countries e.g. Italy, France, Spain – may be a plus
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability and initiative to learn and research new concepts, ideas and technologies quickly
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Motivated and competent to contribute time and effort to work assigned
  • Participate in meetings and follow up with resulting action items as needed
  • Good analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilitites
  • Ability to learn new tools and technologies
  • Ability to organise, prioritise and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment as requested
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-cultural environment

Job Detail
  • SalaryTBC
  • ExperienceSee requirements
  • QualificationsBachelor degree or foreign equivalent in related field or equivalent experience