BSA

Business Operations Santa Barbara, California


Description

Hi, We’re AppFolio.

We’re innovators, changemakers, and collaborators. We’re more than just a software company — we’re a cloud-based powerhouse that creates products to make our customers’ lives easier. We’re revolutionizing the way people do business, and we want your ideas, your enthusiasm, and your passion to help us keep on innovating.

We love where we work, and you can, too.

AppFolio is looking for a Business Systems Analyst who will act as a “utility player” across the business and works closely with Sr Business Systems Analysts and end users in coordinating and developing solutions for the finance business processes, including Quote to Cash and Procure to Pay.  As a Business Systems Analyst, you'll utilize your abilities for requirements gathering and solution design, partnering with cross-functional teams to deliver solutions that will help us create scalable business systems.

As a Business Systems Analyst, you'll utilize your abilities for solution design, partnering with cross-functional teams to deliver solutions that will help us create scalable business systems. 

Responsibilities:

  • Gather business requirements from users and create functional requirements as necessary to support application design and enhancement activities.
  • Work with the Software Engineering and Sys Admin teams to create technical design specifications and assist with testing activities from a functional perspective.
  • Serve as finance process and systems subject matter expert to strategic business initiatives; ensure systems and process impacts are appropriately considered
  • Develop test plans and lead testing for system configuration, development, and enhancement activities.  Assist or perform user acceptance and regression testing of all modifications to Financial Systems applications in test and production environments. 
  • Assist with development of training material and perform user training as needed projects.
  • Act as a liaison between business users and implementation teams for automation initiatives.
  • Manage small to medium size projects

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business/Accounting/Computer Science/Information Systems
  • 2-5 years of hand-on experience 
  • Experience with Salesforce CRM is a plus
  • Experience with business process mapping and assessment is a plus
  • Familiarity with financial reporting, accounting and month-end close requirements, added bonus of procurement and accounts payable processes
  • Solid understanding of finance systems and accounting best practices
  • Strong project management skills in order to organize and implement business process solutions; ability to track and document project deliverables.
  • Ability to successfully establish and maintain relationships with internal customers, and dedication to meeting customer expectations and requirements
  • Ability to work cooperatively in team situations and share knowledge freely
  • Communication skills to appropriately manage customer expectations regarding scope, schedule, and budgetary parameters

Our Story

AppFolio (NASDAQ: APPF) was founded in 2006 with the mission to revolutionize vertical industry businesses by providing great software and service. Our easy-to-use, cloud-based software helps our customers more effectively market, manage, and grow their businesses.

To find out more about what AppFolio has to offer, check out appfolioinc.com/careers.


At AppFolio, we value diversity in backgrounds and perspectives and depend on it to drive our innovative culture. That’s why we’re a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we believe that our products, our teams, and our business are stronger because of it. This means that no matter what race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, age, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or veteran status, you’re always welcome at AppFolio.

Statement of Equal Opportunity

At AppFolio, we value diversity in backgrounds and perspectives and depend on it to drive our innovative culture. That’s why we’re a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we believe that our products, our teams, and our business are stronger because of it. This means that no matter what race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, age, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or veteran status, you’re always welcome at AppFolio.