Senior Business Analyst
Job ID : 97963BRLocation : United Kingdom - GlasgowUnited Kingdom - Paisley : Job DescriptionSenior Business AnalystA fantastic permanent opportunity has arisen for a Senior Business Analyst to join Thermo Fisher Scientific as part of IT team supporting financial systems. The Senior Business Analyst will support the E1 application and surrounding systems, identifying, evaluating, developing and implementing systems to meet user/business requirements. Working closely with business management, end-user community, internal/external IT staff to provide business support to the financial ERP applications and surrounding systems to meet user/business requirements. The Senior Business Analyst will plan, design, and implement efficient business and systems solutions in support of the Finance Group.Key Responsibilities:Support all finance modules including; Accounts Payable, Account Receivable, General Ledger, Financial Reporting, Asset Accounting, Bank Accounting, Intercompany Accounting, Consolidation and Tax reportingDefine, design and implement technology solutions in a cost-effective manner.Proactively communicate and collaborate with business, external vendors & cross functional IT teams to analyse, define and deliver requirements dedicated to meeting their expectationsPartner with users to set priorities and identify areas requiring improvement; oversee development, scheduling, design, and implementation of software applications to meet user needsMay act as a project manager for a project, providing project planning & management support to ensure project(s) completion on time and within budgetCoordinate the technical efforts of other IT groups and external vendors to ensure the effective development, modification, testing and implementation of systems to meet partner needsEvaluate information gathered from multiple sources, decompose high-level information into formal process documents, and summarize low level abstractPeople Specification:Bachelor's degree in Finance, Computer Science, Business Administration or the equivalent knowledge and Business Analysis experienceIn-depth experience with JDE WORLDSOFT(AS400) & Oracle JDE 9.0 or above in the financial modules requiredProven implementation experienceChange management experienceAbility to multi task and prioritise workloadExcellent oral communication and customer service skills in identifying business needs and facilitating the implementation of technical solutionsAble to quickly build credibility and strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholdersFurther knowledge of other ERP applications would be preferable such as SAP, Hyperion, Smarter Commerce, Concur, Getpaid, Cforia would be advantageousAbout UsAs the world leader in serving science, our work is more than something that fills our days. When you're part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do challenging work, and be part of a team that values performance, quality and innovation. With revenues of $24 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world. Each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. It's not just a career, it's a chance to realise your best - professionally and personally.Join us and contribute to our mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today!