Business Analyst in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/29/2021

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    New York, NY
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Business Analyst with our industry-leading client in New York, NY.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

  • Gather, analyze, document, and validate the requirements of 50+ business end user Finance teams.
  • Conduct interviews with end users and illustrate their needs via Customer Journey Maps
  • Elicit business requirements from business users and subject matter experts using Design Thinking / Agile delivery principles
  • Partner with Treasury subject matter experts in QRM vendor software to ensure new vendor module being onboarded meets end user requirements.
  • Understand the firm’s forecasting operational cycle and utilize business process reengineering skillset to deliver an equal or better process. Document via current state and target state process maps (in Vizio).
  • Own creation of target state reporting data dictionary, inclusive of data lineage back to input data sources
  • Prepare training materials with detailed use cases and facilitate training sessions for 50+ business end user Finance teams. The candidate will be expected to acquire knowledge regarding current state processes performed by the LOB business teams in order empathize and validate no gaps in delivery
  • Lead development of reconciliation, validation and control tools that can be leveraged in multiple phases of the project and post Go Live
  • Develop a process to intake requirements into an inventory and establish a change control protocol. Manage the scope and prioritization of requirements during initial gathering phase as well as design, testing and delivery phases.
  • 7-10 yrs experience leading business requirements gathering, design and solutioning of an enterprise-level application within Corporate Treasury / Finance / Risk function (eg General Ledger, Finance MIS / Reporting system, a firmwide risk Credit Risk / Market Risk / Liquidity risk platform, etc)
  • Knowledge of balance sheet and financial instruments, finance / management reporting systems, Net Interest Income / Expense calculations, and Funds Transfer Pricing a plus
  • Prior experience in Finance Management & Analysis / Planning & Analysis / CFO team in a financial services firm is a plus
  • Knowledge of Vizio in order to document current state processes and propose target state processes is preferred.
  • Knowledge of SQL in order to perform data analysis to validate business requirements and propose fact based solutions.
  • Candidate must be a self-starter, willing to learn new content and tools/processes quickly in order to contribute in a short contract role
  • Ability to work well and communicate with technical and non-technical resources (ie stakeholders of varying expertise)
  • Strong organizational skills and proactive nature (expected to drive creative solutioning of requirements without significant guidance)
  • Experience in all facets of requirements gathering, design and solutioning in an enterprise-level application is a must
  • Communication ability via video conferencing will be a key factor in final candidate decisions
  • Geographically open but will need to support EST business hours
Job ID: 348403

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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