Business Analyst (Oracle Financials)

Central Team Support Vancouver, Washington


Description

Summary and Qualifications:

Support the Program Manager on gathering and solutioning business requirements around process and continuous improvement within a respective business function.

As a member of the Global Business Systems (GBS) team, the Business Analyst will serve a key role as the IT business partner for transformation initiatives providing process design and systems configuration expertise across the enterprise.

This person will be a key liaison between Mars Veterinary Health (MVH) and business units, while collaborating with various functions to maximize the effectiveness and efficiency of process and technology.

Essential Responsibilities and Tasks:


  • Live and exemplify the Five Principles of Mars, Inc. within self and team.

  • Internal consultant to shared services process and improvement.

  • Engage with the organization to define the future state of business processes through quantitative analysis and review of current processes.

  • Identify wasteful/inefficient points in the process and engage with impacted parties to determine future state.

  • Act as the systems liaison between Mars Veterinary Health and the business units.

  • Establish and update business process design documentation.

  • Work with business SMEs to understand and document requirements.

  • Identify leading practices and drive adoption, optimized system utilization and continuous process improvement outcomes.

  • Other job duties as assigned.

Special Working Conditions:

  • Ability to work at a computer for long periods of time.

  • Project timelines and work volume / deadlines may often require more than 40 hours per week to complete essential duties of this job.

  • Must have mental processes for reasoning, remembering, mathematics and language ability (reading, writing, and speaking the English language) to perform the duties proficiently.

  • Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form and to solve problems involving several variables.

  • Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb as well as manipulate (lift, carry, move) up to 50 pounds.

  • Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm-hand-finger dexterity with the ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard and operate necessary equipment.

  • The noise level in the work environment is normally moderate.

  • Environment where pets are present.



Experience, Education and/or Training:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, IT is preferred.

  • Five years relevant experience in Accounting/Finance/Oracle ERP is required.

  • Three to five years of relevant experience in accounting/finance function is required.

  • Experience with major ERP application (Oracle, SAP, Dynamix) is required.

  • Structured and target-oriented working style, assertiveness with clear focus on process improvement is required.

  • Understanding of various support center functions and their impact to the business is preferred.

  • Health care background (veterinary or human healthcare, pharmaceutical, etc.) is preferred.


WE ARE A DRUG-FREE, SMOKE-FREE, EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Banfield Pet Hospital strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. Banfield Pet Hospital complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location.