Landis+Gyr Senior Financial Analyst, Systems in Alpharetta, Georgia
Senior Financial Analyst, Systems
The Senior Financial Analyst, Systems is responsible for:
Implementing and maintaining the system structure for financial systems, including IBM Cognos Controller, IBM Cognos TM1 and Tableau.
Working closely with the Accounting, FP&A and Reporting teams as well as others in the organization to ensure the financial systems are operating within the needs and deadlines of those teams.
Looks for improvement in systems, data, and general systematic flow from financial transaction to reporting and analysis, and represents Finance within larger discussions of master data and IT strategy.
Remediate any breaks as they may occur from time to time in the current flow of data between finance systems.
Continually evaluate and propose recommendations for the flow of data between finance systems and the structure of those systems.
Maintain the integrity of the current systematic structure.
Create and maintain various cubes in IBM Cognos TM1 using coding skills to automate tasks.
Work with Finance to draft and publish meaningful Tableau dashboards of financial metrics and automate reporting.
As new reporting requirements are developed, work with the business or finance lead to understand the underlying need and develop a way to source the data into financial systems without disturbing the established data hierarchy.
Understand the business so that it can translate into general finance support with systems and reporting.
Perform system administration functions including managing user groups.
Work with IT to define Finance’s requirements outside of directly managed financial systems.
Supports and adheres to Company’s core values.
Performs other duties or responsibilities as assigned or required.
Supports and adheres to Company’s Code of Conduct and Ethics Policy.
Represents Company in a positive, professional manner when working with both internal and external customers.
Demonstrates understanding of relationship between data and business rules and functions (i.e. data analysis concepts).
Solid knowledge of data practices and principles for data analysis.
Demonstrated analytic and diagnostic skills.
Aptitude for developing innovate system solutions to improve business processes.
Required Minimum Level of Education: Bachelors Degree
Required Minimum Years of Experience: 5+ to 7
Familiar with relational databases, OLAP cubes, and ETL processes.
Demonstrated ability to manage master data.
Cognos Controller and/or Tableau experience preferred.
EOE AA M/F/Vet Disability
Alpharetta, Georgia, United States