• Senior Business Analyst, Order to Cash

    Location US-NC-Raleigh
    Posting date 3 days ago(1/14/2019 4:14 AM)
    Job ID
    63740
    Category
    Finance
  • Company description

    At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

    Job summary

    Red Hat’s Global Accounting team seeks a dynamic, adaptable Senior Business Analyst. In this role, you are a trusted advisor to the order-to-cash global process owner, process analysts and global accounting business leaders. You provide data-driven insights that guide actions, prioritization and decisions to optimize business outcomes and streamline operations. You have demonstrated finesse in partnering cross-functionally and globally, especially with the Information Technology (IT) team, to secure desired outcomes. You are a highly analytical, results-driven self-starter that enjoys staying up to date on emerging technologies and how they can be applied.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Design and deliver reports, scorecards and dashboards; appropriately automate delivery and maintain design documentation.
    • Provide data-driven insights and recommendations to global process team and business leaders.
    • Identify and understand the interaction between data and operational processes to provide insights for improvements and solutions to complex problems.
    • Enable effective business reviews and ongoing diagnosis at all levels through visually consumable, real-time analytics.
    • Govern and ensure data quality.
    • Assess and prioritize customer needs and guide requirements in line with business strategy and goals.
    • Regularly assess and appropriately adopt and develop proficiency in relevant new technologies and capabilities to meet emerging business needs.
    • Collaboratively manage through complexities across diverse functions and geographies.
    • Ensure accurate and complete capture and translation of business needs into effective solutions.
    • Support projects and ad-hoc business needs.

    Highly desirable:

    • Apply robotic process automation, machine learning, data mining, and statistical techniques and algorithms in creating new, scalable solutions for business problems.
    • Develop analytical and data tools that enable “self-service” for business users

    Required skills

    • Bachelor’s degree with 10 years+ experience or master’s degree with 5 years+ experience in relevant discipline.
    • Solid understanding of lead-to-cash operations (emphasis on order-to-cash) with strong cross-functional experience.
    • Strong end-to-end systems thinker, planner and integrator.
    • Highly analytical problem-solver that can right-size effort to business need.
    • Fluency with database management, extracting and handling large data sets from multiple sources, conducting analysis, and building user-friendly reports, scorecards and dashboards.
    • Proficient in the following (or equivalent): google suite, Microsoft Excel, Oracle ERP, Business Objects, data visualization (Tableau, SAS VA, Qlik.)
    • Familiar with B2B/EDI technologies and Salesforce (SFDC) or equivalent
    • Familiar with process automation.
    • Excellent interpersonal, communication (verbal and written), facilitation and consulting skills.
    • Rapidly learns and appropriately applies new technologies and skills.
    • Ability to work within tight deadlines and flexibly across global time zones, with extended hours during high-demand periods.



    Highly Desirable

    • Familiar with artificial intelligence, machine learning and robotic process automation.


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