Senior Financial ERP Business Analyst (CPA preferred)

Sacramento, CA

Senior Financial ERP Business Analyst (CPA preferred)

Category: Business Analysis (functional and technical)

Main location: United States, Nevada, Carson City

Alternate Location(s): United States, California, Sacramento

Position ID: J0923-0384

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI is seeking a Senior ERP Financial Business Analyst (CPA preferred) to join our team in the Sacramento CA / Northern Nevada region!

You will be helping with the rollout of our 'CGI Advantage - ERP system' for our client. This is our largest ERP Implementation project in the Northwest area!

Hybrid schedule will be considered. Travel will be more during beginning of project, but must be willing to travel to our client location throughout the project on part time basis.

Superb opportunity for you to experience being a part of an ERP Implementation effort for a large client (18,000 employees) in Nevada. The benefits of this ERP implementation will bring modern technology and streamlining for allowing our client to be more proficient!

Looking for someone who appreciates working in a fast-paced collaborative environment and who would enjoy being part of a growing team implementing critically important solutions for Government clients.

Articulate need and rationale for change, and design and describe solutions that deliver value to our clients.

You will be a recognized practitioner in the analysis, definition and modeling of financial business processes, requirements, systems and data with client engagement in preferably Agile methodology.

Put your years of financial experience into a future of excellence with this exciting prospect to be part of inspiring, collaborative and accomplished team at CGI.

How we’re transforming Government

We use technical expertise and secure solutions to help government reinvent the ways of working to improve citizen services and increase efficiency. Our work helps civil entities provide services transparently and with fewer resources.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

How you'll make an impact

• Identifying customer objectives and their business needs

• Analyzing sophisticated business and system functional and non-functional requirements

• Defining scope and business priorities, as well as change initiatives

• Leading a team to manage financial requirements of a sophisticated project

• Planning and leading fit gap of current processes to future designed processes, and sessions to analyze financial business requirements to determine functional solutions

• Planning and managing resources to build functional design documents and other functional project deliverables

• Finding and resolving inconsistencies

• Identifying acceptance tests and scope

• Managing requests for the application of changes to baseline requirements

• Conducting sophisticated modelling activities

• Developing, interpreting, documenting, and implementing financial and business concepts/designs for functionality to support client’s business requirements

• Testing and resolving financial functional issues while providing functional support to the project team

• Collaborating with clients independently to prepare participants for meeting sessions and to answer questions regarding their business functions as it relates to Advantage ERP Financials

• Directing and supervising compliance efforts with the preparation, review, submission, and distribution financial reports required by governmental and regulatory agencies

• Ensuring data integrity and accurate accounting with auditors who support the review and audit of regulatory filings

Additional responsibilities:

• Manage client and team meetings

• Author and review design documents and other deliverables

• Align with project documentation standards

• Understand work plan activities, and deliver accurate status on work completion

• Identify and communicate issues in a timely manner

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

What you'll bring

• Ability to lead, coordinate and perform the functional task related to the System Development Lifecycle (SDLC)

• Ability to plan and coordinate enterprise-wide systems (such as Oracle, SAP, Baan, Peoplesoft, etc.) in financial functional areas

• Ability to translate the business case analysis and client requirements into design documents

• Ability to coordinate and lead peer review sessions

• Experience on ERP implementation projects

• Highly self-motivated

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Ability to work in a virtual team environment, as well as travel 25-50% of the time

• Bachelor's degree

Years of experience in the following:

ERP Implementations - 3Sr Financial System Analysis - 5Management consulting - 4Financial Background (budget, AP, AR, Cash Management, Cost Accounting, etc.) - 3Information and Business Process Modeling - 3Requirements Engineering - 3DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS/NON-ESSENTIAL SKILLS:

• Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is preferred (even if an expired CPA or about to obtain a CPA)

• IIBA CCBA Certification

• IIBA CBAP Certification

• IREB Foundation, IREB Advanced (Elicitation, Process Modeling, Requirement Management, Agile)

• BCS Diploma in Business Analysis or Accounting

• Experience with User Centered Design

• Team oriented

• Clear verbal and written communication skills

• Customer service oriented

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $66,300 - $146,900.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries

• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;

• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more




  • Business Process Modelling

  • Cash Management

  • Client Management

  • Financial Analysis

  • Management Consulting

  • Requirements Engineering

  • Enterprise Resource Planning

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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