business analyst

  • Springfield, MA


: $97,690.00 - $156,260.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Financial Services - Banking/Investment/Finance

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Type : Contract/FTE
Location: Spring field, Massachusetts

Business Analyst with strong accounting and financial background/experience Roles and Responsibilities for this consultant may include, but are not limited to the following tasks:
Complete configuration design documents for financial management system
Complete reports, interface, conversion, workflow and extension design documents for financial management system.
Conduct functional and/or technical design reviews for project deliverables.
Design and develop end user training materials
Conduct train-the-trainer and/or end user training
Ensure business requirements are correctly interpreted and adequately addressed by the software solution.
Produce project administration documentation (status reports, timesheets, work plan updates, etc.) according to project guidelines such that project management has an accurate and timely representation of project schedule, budget status, issues, etc.
Must have GL, AP, AR etc. experience and knowledge on the functional side as a Business Analyst
Strong PeopleSoft Finance experience
Prepare detailed and summary analysis and financial reporting to the Operations Department and Management
Work closely with the finance team, analyzing month end P&L close reports, general ledger account reconciliations, reserves and accruals
Accumulate and analyze data for preparation of financial statements, reports, and regulatory filings
Identify, recommend, and implement process improvements.
Review discrepancies in GL accounts through trend analysis and variance analysis

Review, analyze, and ensure the accuracy of assigned business unit's management reports, identifying business trends, potential risks and opportunities
Identify, recommend and implement process improvements
Assist management in development and analysis of budget plans
Provide ad hoc financial analysis to management to help leadership evaluate and drive ongoing and strategic business decision making
4-year College Degree in Accounting.
2-4 years of experience in Accounting/Finance, including monthly profit and loss statement review and monthly, quarterly or annual closing experience preferred.
Knowledge of financial reporting and experience completing balance sheet reconciliation.
High proficiency in MS Office especially Word/Excel (VBA) and PowerPoint
Advanced analytical ability, with ability to research and understand complex accounting issues
Self-started with proven ability to build process improvements in results focused environment.
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and optimize workloads through multi-tasking, in order to meet company goals
Ability to manage several projects simultaneously
Ability to work both independently and collaborate in a team environment
High level of written, oral communication and interpersonal skills are required

Please let me know if you are comfortable and interested to apply for the Above mentioned role.

Please forward your resume to , and you can also reach me at my desk number .

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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