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Financial Systems Analyst

Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
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We have a 6 month contract opportunity for a Financial Systems Analyst. This position may sit in either Rancho Cordova or San Mateo.

Candidates for this role must have experience in at least one of these systems. We are looking for someone who is familiar with Activity Based Costing (ABC) to setup / manage cost allocation rules.

PeopleSoft EPM - Activity Based Management (preferred but probably not realistic since it is being sun-setted by Oracle)

Hyperion Profitability & Cost Management (HPCM - this is not the same as Hyperion Budgeting or Hyperion Essbase)

SAS Cost & Profitability Management (formerly Oros system)

SAP Profitability & Cost Management (formerly Armstrong-Laing system)

Acorn Performance Analyzer & Shared Services Manager

Financial Systems Analyst will be responsible for:

System administration

  • Perform and review recurring tasks (such as allocation rule updates) and user support on timely basis
  • Provide end user support for technical problems or application questions
  • Perform system audits and reconciliations for data integrity and security
  • Coordinate with FTT for resolution of application and infrastructure issues for support and user requests
  • Work with software vendor/developer for upgrades, enhancements, fixes, and troubleshooting
  • Track and resolve user support issues with current systems

System enhancements and implementations

  • Develop changes/enhancements for cost allocation models in PeopleSoft Enterprise Performance Management using Allocation Manager and Activity Based Management
  • Perform user acceptance testing for new systems and system enhancements
  • Track and resolve enhancement and implementation issues with users and project team
  • Maintain clear testing documentation for audit trail and reference for future projects
  • Communicate with users, Systems Administration, FTT, and contractors to implement, enhance, or create new or revised systems

Perform other duties as requested by project managers and managers

  • Maintain good working relationships with project team members, internal customers (e.g. Corporate Finance), and external service vendors
  • Provide end-user systems training as needed
  • Participate in internal customer meetings to better understand requirements and challenges
  • Provide support to other Finance groups to help analyze data

An ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or Information Technology.
  • Some experience in accounting, financial analysis or information technology is required.
  • Proven knowledge and experience with ERP systems such as SAP or PeopleSoft will be considered as an advantage.
  • Experience with Business Intelligence Tools such as Cognos, Business Objects or OBIEE is a plus.
  • An understanding of project management, business processes, ERP systems and reporting.
  • Good skills in the area of Microsoft Office Package (Excel, Word). SQL and basic database knowledge will be considered as an advantage.
  • Previous experience working in the Financial Services Industry is a plus.
  • Very good communication skills and a good command of the English language.
  • Ability to quickly learn and adapt to a new environment and cooperate within project groups.
  • Can work independently and take initiative to improve business processes/information flow in the organization.
  • Meticulous with design details, accuracy, and quality.
  • Proven ability to perform well under pressure.


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