Business Analyst (Finance), Intermediate

July 30 2021
Industries Vehicles (parts, sales, maintenance)
Categories Accounting, Finance, Financial Analysis, IT Business Analyst, Project Management, Business Analysis, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Guelph, ON

Business Analyst (Finance), Intermediate

Position Summary:

This position will be a trusted advisor to the business and help develop requirements, processes and procedures.

Performance Expectations:

  • Defines scope and objectives.
  • Prepares functional process charts to analyze business operations.
  • Plans, designs or modifies practical manual and automated business procedures.
  • Assists with the design of business processes and documentation.
  • Prepares detailed specifications for business applications.
  • Perform a lead role in the planning, design, development, and deployment of new business applications and enhancements to existing business applications.
  • Meet with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define business requirements and systems goals, and identify and resolve business systems issues.
  • Perform cost-benefit and return on investment analyses for proposed systems to aid management in making implementation decisions.
  • Work with QA team to coordinate and perform in-depth tests, for modified and new systems.
  • Conduct research on hardware and software products to justify recommendations and to support purchasing.
  • Provide orientation and training to end users for all modified and new systems.
  • Perform other duties/projects as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years work experience as a System Analyst, Project Lead, Business Analyst, Accounting or Finance Manager.
  • University degree in the field of computer science, information science, management information systems, business administration or finance.
  • PMI PBA / CBAP certification is an asset.
  • IFS ERP working knowledge is an asset.

Desired Characteristics

  • Proven experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software and hardware solutions, systems, or products.
  • Knowledge of business applications such as IFS (Finance), AP, AR, GL, SAP BPC, and ADP.
  • Excellent understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.
  • Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required.
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Possess skills in the following: prioritizing, analytical, problem-solving, communication (oral and written), project management, listening, interpersonal, computer, teamwork and self-motivation skills.

Why Linamar / Skyjack

  • Opportunities to grow your career.
  • Community based outreach supporting both local and global initiatives and charities.
  • Social committees and sports teams.
  • Discounts for local vendors and events, including auto supplier discounts.

About Skyjack:

Skyjack supplies construction rental companies globally with quality engineered, simple, and reliable access and telehandler equipment. Initially started as a scissor lift manufacturer in 1985, and has grown to become a world leader in the general Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) industry.

As a dominant player in a consistently evolving industry, Skyjack employees thrive on absorbing new information and have a thirst for continuous improvement in their professional selves. In 2002 Skyjack became a part of the Linamar Corporation and has since been able to leverage strategic partnerships and use the guidance of their parent company to rapidly change the face of the access industry.

Every aspect of the company is deeply rooted in Skyjacks safety initiatives as this can be an extremely challenging industry. Skyjack prides itself on being simply reliable and easy to do business with. This mission extends to the relationships with customers, suppliers, and employees.

We encourage you to apply even if you do not meet the full requirements for this position.­

Linamar is committed to promoting accessible recruitment as outlined in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Linamar will attempt to accommodate persons with a disability in an appropriate and effective manner throughout all stages of the recruitment process. Accommodations will be provided upon request.

Linamar Corporation encourages applications from all qualified individuals and will reasonably accommodate applicants throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process upon request

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