Agile Product Analyst – Treasury
Our client is seeking an Agile Product Analyst – Treasury to join their team. As an Agile Product Analyst in Finance and Procurement, you will help deliver the future of the Treasury product team. They operate in over 50 countries around the world and has aggressive growth plans. This growth necessitates applications and platforms to automate processes and streamline our finance operations activities as we grow our business. This is a global role that supports a global operations team.
This role will be part of the Treasury product team and will work very closely with business partners and peers on other global technology teams that cover procurement/payables, order management, billing/returns, disputes and credits, inventory, warehouse management and cost management. You will participate in and lead technology requirements gathering with our finance business partners. You will also be accountable for delivering solutions to meet their needs.
You will be expected to execute configuration and implementation of multiple SAP modules: Bank Management, Treasury Payments, Cash and Liquidity Planning. You will play a role in helping Product Owners and Architects assess the feasibility and complexity of solution options.
We are looking for someone that has experience with SAP Finance and is familiar with Agile methodology.
Agile Product Analyst – Treasury Responsibilities
Help refine business requirements and features into Feature or Story level requirements.
Support Program or Product Backlog by effectively supporting the Product Manager or Product Owner to prepare Features or user stories clearly capturing solution intent, known requirements, and acceptance criteria.
Help the Product Manager or Product Owner actively manage and groom the backlog to keep a healthy list of items that are ready for development.
Participate in the design and development of the solution, including hands-on keyboard configuration and testing.
Support the creation of test plans to ensure the effective testing of technology changes before deployment.
Actively participate in PI or Iteration Planning processes to identify risks and issues and help to create a feasible and successful team plan.
Work efficiently to support effective budget and cost management.
Look for ways to continuously improve and reduce costs.
Improve estimates by ensuring clarity of context and intent of Features/Stories.
Inspire change. Shift perspectives.
Focus to optimize the whole.
Enable the ‘team’ to succeed by providing insight and critical thinking to holistic solutions/problem solving.
Promote a trusting and transparent working environment.
Provide your perspective and bring solutions to the table.
Agile Product Analyst – Treasury Qualifications
A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Information Technology or related field.
At least 4+ years’ experience in Finance portion of ERP projects and programs; should include exposure to localizations for a large global organization.
4+ years experience in scaled Agile delivery preferred.
Strong communication skills including active listening and effective presentation of ideas.
Ability to absorb complex technical information and communicate effectively to both technical and business audiences.
Must excel working in team-oriented roles that rely on ability to collaborate with others.
Specific experience in SAP Treasury, AP, FI, and/or AR modules preferred.
Knowledge of Foreign Currency hedging, forecasting, scenario planning and Murex platform experience a plus.
Minimum expertise in one of the following and proficient in two+ other treasury areas: Liquidity planning, Bank Account Management, Banking Interface, Golden Gate, SWIFT, Embedded Derivatives, Treasury Accounting, In house cash banking.
Minimum of 3 years SAP Configuration experience.
TM1 and/or Unix coding experience a plus.
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.
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