Business Process Consultant - Finance IT Business Analyst

Title::
Finance IT Business Analyst

JD

Candidates
should have representative experience in the following areas:

Developing
requirements specifically for reporting solutions which require an high-level
of experience with data-centric initiativesDeveloping
Business Intelligence types of reportsIntegration
initiatives and on-boarding of systems and data including migrations from
existing platforms to new systemsConducting
in-depth data analysis across various vendor and customized systems including
non-automated data setsConstructing
end-to-end data flow modelsAbility
to interpret complex reporting requirements and break down into lowest-level
components either generically or relative to specific (data) systems including
the identification of data (sources), business rules and final reportingAbility
to elicit requirements and business rules for a variety of stakeholders and
applying the appropriate elicitation techniques given the stakeholders and
situationsExtensive
documentation experience across a broad range of documents – BRD, FRD, Data
Dictionaries, System/Process Flows, etc.Providing
subject matter expertise related to technical Regulatory Reporting program
knowledge, implementation, testing and certificationEffectively
communicating, written and verbal to a wide-range of audiences – comfortable
with presenting complex conceptsDeveloping
current-state/future-state and gap analysis; in the cases of data, relating
changes to existing IT systems and/or interfaces where appropriateDeveloping
a modeling and reconciliation approach to validate all data against the golden
source of financial data (GL)Liaising
with external software vendor / IT developers to communicate data sourcing
requirements and current/future state architectureFormulating
project plans (where appropriate) including requirements gathering, testing and
implementationSupporting
the UAT with users and migration to productionContributing
to process re-engineering and process improvement where applicable Supporting
user’s training and documentation as needed

The
ideal candidate should have a minimum of 8-10 years of experience in data
sourcing, systems implementation, process improvements or systems
re-engineering projects with a banking organization or consulting company with
background in Regulatory or Financial Reporting.

Specific
experience includes:

In
depth understanding of Regulatory Reporting requirements (in particular FR
Y-9C/LP, FFIEC009, FR Y-11/S, FR Y-15 and FFIEC031)Managing
the planning, documenting, testing, and executing, along with tasks, budgets,
timelines, and project team members to successfully complete projectsCapital
Markets - preferred with focus on sub ledger middle to back office data flowsGeneral
Ledger - required (PeopleSoft, Oracle Suite, SAP, etc.)Process
mapping / process flows / process modeling requiredRe-engineering
- good to haveBusiness
Analysis - requiredData
analysis and modeling – required; must have worked with and/or developed
logical data models or similar structured dataPrior
work with reporting and modeling tools good to have (QRM, Axiom, Reg-Reporter,
etc.)Strong
attention to detail and ability to generate high-quality product (low
re-work/errors)Ability
to synthesize complex information and present it to stakeholders in a
straightforward and clear mannerSelf-starter
with the ability to break down assignments and follow throughExcellent
communication, presentation and documentation skills

Technical
proficiencies

Minimal
requirements - MS Word, MS Project, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel (expert level),
MS Access, Visio, Data Analysis Tools, SQL