Landis+Gyr Senior Financial Analyst, Systems in Alpharetta, Georgia

Senior Financial Analyst, Systems

Tracking Code

20180081

Job Description

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.

Required Skills

  • 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 Experience

  • 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

Job Location

Alpharetta, Georgia, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular