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Business Analyst - IT Finance

Kelly Services

Portland, OR
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Job Title Business Analyst - IT Finance

Jobid US15TTKJ_BH1427029

Location: Portland, OR, 97240, USA

Description **Business Analyst - IT Finance**

**Location:** Portland, OR 97209

**\# of positions: 2**

**Duration:** 3 - 6 months

**Current State & Main Purpose:**

These two contractors will be responsible for gathering business requirements, understanding business processes, creating functional design specifications, implementing test plans, creating/delivering end user training, providing production support of financial applications, and assisting implementation teams to deliver solutions.

This will primarily be focused in client’s **global Procure-to-Pay system implementation** .

**Essential Functions:**

+ Communicate and collaborate with stakeholders to elicit detailed business requirements using a variety of techniques to include interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, business process workflows, value stream mapping, prototypes, storyboards, and user case scenarios
+ Develop work plans, completion of deliverables, definition of overall approaches, and mobilization efforts for each initiative
+ Provide subject matter expertise to support business requirement definition, process design, implementation of processes, organizational change, and timing for impacted processes across all work teams
+ Evaluate business requirements, decompose high-level information into functional requirements, validate that requirements are based on business needs rather than user preferences, reconcile conflicts, and then document the functional requirements
+ Collaborate with counterparts in Information Technology to define and implement solutions and troubleshoot production issues
+ Capture requirements as agile stories and expand stories into narratives to ensure a standard team understanding of the requirements.
+ Helping to organize and to drive project work (leading others, taking initiative without being asked, follow up on own initiative, drive for results, seeking out/not waiting for stuff to come to you)
+ Driving and organizing user acceptance testing (which means interacting with our business users so there’s a level of communication and interpersonal savvy needed
+ Ability to do systems analysis, data mapping, data analysis and SQL queries
+ Ability to handle ambiguity; comfortable in highly ambiguous work environments and still drive to results
+ Work through conflicting requirements to build consensus.
+ Guide prioritization of requirements based on business value, risk, architectural significance, and other drivers.
+ Conduct team reviews of requirement documents, design documents, and work products.
+ Effectively communicate business needs to technical people and communicate and simplify complex technical information for non-technical people.
+ Think and act strategically, grasping and communicating the big picture.
+ Advocate for the customers and business clients as well as IT groups.
+ Collaborate with Product Owner(s) and Project Manager to complete Iteration and Release Planning, ensuring appropriate technical representation.
+ After being with client for at least 6 months, position would provide 24x7 on call production support on a rotating basis
**Experience/Education** **:**

+ Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a related field
+ 4 years of applicable work experience
+ Experience in operation support for Accounting and Financial Shared Service departments
+ Hands-on experience in implementing or supporting one or more of the following Oracle applications in vR12: General Ledger, Receivables, Payables, Fixed Assets, Oracle Business Intelligence – Financial Analytics, Hyperion
+ Experience in Oracle system administration functions, Oracle BI/XML Publisher
**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

With Kelly, you’ll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies aroundthe globe—offering you the chance to work on some of today’s most intriguing, innovative and high-visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunitieswill help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™companies, and more than 3,000 IT hiring managers turn to us each year to access the best talent:people like you.

Last year we found 8,000 opportunities for IT professionals. Let us help advance your careertoday.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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