New York, NY
Job Description:The Technical Functional/Data Analyst will be responsible for analysis and design for Spend Management Technology initiatives across multiple applications. The analyst will need to have a clear understanding of the business requirements and ensure current and future states are clearly documented so they can create a functional and date design.
The individual will have the following responsibilities and will focus on our Data Warehouse and reporting tools:
-Conduct analysis of business issues and challenges
-Analyze, facilitate, model, and organize information in order to reconcile conflicts, elicit requirements and distinguish solution ideas from business needs
-Document and create functional specifications, conversions, upgrades, interfaces, reports, forms, mock-ups and workflows
-Translate business requirements into appropriate functional specifications which should include mapping all data elements and interface flows.
-Establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients across all levels of the organization
-Provide continuous feedback and assist with improvement of internal process and procedures
-Coordinate with development and QA teams to make sure requirements are clearly understood
-Create clear polished presentations to be used to present solution options to the business
-Manage multiple projects at a time utilizing industry standard project management practices
-Manage the planning, requirements gathering, designing, and documenting stages of the project lifecycle
-Identify, document, mitigate and communicate key risks and issues are to the appropriate stakeholders in a timely manner
-7-10 yrs. Functional and/or data analysis experience
-5+ yrs. data warehouse experience
-Experience writing functional design documents, inclusive of field definitions and associated logic.
-Experience with data and system flow analysis
-Strong analytical skills and experience in dealing with complex data sets
-Polished oral and written presentation skills including graphic illustrations
-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; capable of communicating clearly and concisely to various levels of audiences and to both business and IT
-Highly self-motivated, flexible, adaptable, with a strong technical aptitude
-Ability to coordinate effectively with offshore and onsite teams
-SQL/data querying skills.
-Source to pay experience is a plus