Business Analyst, Finance Systems (remote)

 FloQast - Company site
 January 13, 2022
 Los Angeles, California
The Business Systems team manages the enterprise techstack that supports the full lifecycle of our customer’s journey and is consistently looking to streamline business operations through process re-engineering, innovation and automation. As a Business Analyst supporting the finance systems, you will play an integral role in rebuilding our business systems that will support the next phase of growth in FloQast. We are looking for an experienced analyst who will be responsible for working with the Product Owner and Finance team on strategic priorities and backlog. The analyst will be primarily responsible for working with the functional teams to advise, design, and develop finance applications that are in line with the greater team’s goals and objectives
*Visa sponsorship is NOT available at this time*

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Leverage technical skills to improve business process improvement and automation.
  • Understand cross-functional needs in our financial models to increase forecasting efficiency and reporting connectedness across multiple teams that have historically run siloed models.
  • Act as a key member of the project team, facilitate requirements workshops and document detailed functional, technical, reporting & data requirements
  • Drive and participate in discovery meetings with stakeholders and map out the scope for projects that meet business needs
  • Gather, create and document current (as-is) and future (to-be) business requirements, data flow diagrams, process workflows, use case scenarios and functional design for development
  • Work with the product owner to develop and manage a detailed project scope, schedule and work plan milestones, and updates using standard company tools and processes such as SmartSheet
  • Project administration using JIRA or other appropriate tools in use for ticket creation, user stories, epics, and sprint management
  • What You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Computer Science, Data, or Economics
  • 4+ years’ experience with Cloud-based finance applications (Anaplan, Adaptive, NetSuite, Coupa) or in a Data Science type role.
  • Experience working with large sets of data and familiarity with best practices for data cleanliness/integrity
  • Process improvement and project management skills.
  • Prioritize short-term needs with long-term strategic projects while maintaining accuracy and hitting deadlines
  • Excellent finance modeling skills. Advanced Excel and PowerPoint capabilities translate well to the responsibilities of this role.
  • Think holistically about business processes and use personal experience to create best-practices across the business
  • Anaplan certifications preferred
  • NetSuite certifications preferred
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    About FloQast    www.floqast.com
    Recognized as a 2020 Technology Fast 500 by Deloitte, FloQast is the leader in accounting workflow automation created by accountants for accountants to work smarter, not harder. The cloud-based, AI-enhanced software is trusted by more than 1,400 accounting teams, including those at Twilio, Instacart, Zoom and The Golden State Warriors—and proud to be rated #1 across all user review sites. By automating common accounting workflows and helping to streamline and make them more efficient, FloQast is the place where accounting teams want to work so they can focus on what matters most, even when that’s just going home on time. Whether automating reconciliations, documentation requests or other workflows such as the month-end close, financial reporting or payroll, FloQast enhances the way accounting teams already work to help them work smarter. Learn more at floqast.com.
    – We are fanatics about the success of our customers.  Check us out on G2 Crowd
    – We are equally fanatic about creating and maintaining a fabulous culture of support and success for all employees.  Check us out on Glassdoor
    – We are moving quickly and there is a huge upside opportunity in terms of career growth
    – FloQast offers competitive compensation, stock options, full benefits, and a positive and supportive work environment   
    -Named Inc’s Best Workplaces in 2021
    – Named among Best Places to Work by LA Business Journal in 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018 and 2017
    – Ranked #10 on The SaaS 1000
    FloQast, Inc is committed to operating fair and unbiased recruitment procedures allowing all applicants an equal opportunity for employment, free from discrimination on the basis of religion, race, sex, age, sexual orientation, disability, color, ethnic or national origin, or any other classification as may be protected by applicable law. We aim to recruit the right people for the jobs we have to offer, and to assess applications on the basis of relevant skills, education, and experience. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and strive to provide a professional and welcoming workplace for all employees.
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