Senior Business Analyst

January 30 2019
Industries Accounting, Auditing
Categories Project Management, Business Analysis, Consulting - Business analyst, Business analysis
Montreal, QC

Richter, one of the largest independent accounting and consulting firms in Canada, is recognized as a Top Employer in Montréal and is always looking for top talent. Our firm, located in Montréal, Toronto and Chicago, distinguishes itself from all other accounting firms because of the commitment and cooperation of our employees, who are the key to our success

Position overview :

Richter is looking to hire a Senior Business Systems Analyst to plan, design, develop, and launch efficient business, financial, and operations systems in support of core organizational functions and business processes. This includes gathering and analyzing data in support of business cases, proposed projects, and systems requirements.

A day in the life of a Senior Business Analyst :

Strategy & Planning

  • Meet with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define business, financial, and operations requirements and systems goals, and identify and resolve systems issues.
  • Lead design sessions in prototyping new systems for the purpose of enhancing business processes, operations, and information process flow.
  • Review and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems.
  • Identify and establish scope and parameters of systems analysis in order to define outcome criteria and measure-taking actions.

Acquisition & Deployment

  • Collaborate in the planning, design, development, and deployment of new applications, and enhancements to existing applications.
  • Conduct research on software and hardware products to justify recommendations and to support purchasing efforts.

Operational management

  • Prepare and deliver reports, recommendations, or alternatives that address existing and potential trouble areas in operating systems across the organization.
  • Create system design proposals.
  • Perform cost-benefit and return on investment analyses for proposed systems to aid management in making implementation decisions.
  • Ensure compatibility and interoperability of in-house computing systems.
  • Create systems models, specifications, diagrams, and charts to provide direction to system programmers.
  • Coordinate and perform in-depth tests, including end-user reviews, for modified and new systems, and other post-implementation support.

What we are looking for :

  • 7 years relevant work experience along with a college diploma or university degree in the field of business administration, computer science, accounting, or management information systems
  • Business Analysis certification is a strong asset (CABA, RBA, CBAP or other)
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Proven experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software and hardware solutions, systems, or products.
  • Able to understand and challenge concepts involving SQL, Java programming, systems, hardware, etc.
  • Experience with core software applications, including ERP software or CRM software
  • Demonstrated project management skills.
  • Bilingual in English and French both verbally and written
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