The Senior Financial Systems Analyst will play a critical role in the development and implementation of process improvement initiatives and provide support for ongoing enhancements with a focus in the Grants Management, Billing, Project Costing, Customer Contracts, and Receivables business areas, specifically supporting the Princeton University’s Sponsored Research processes. Supporting the General Ledger business area the incumbent will provide leadership across business processes, engaging in other functional areas and offering knowledge transfer and guidance for cross-functional designs and issue resolution.
The successful candidate will need to provide leadership in coordinating complex projects across a team of technical developers, functional analysts, and subject matter experts and will deliver innovative business consulting, business process design, systems integration, application design, and project management.
The Office of Finance & Treasury actively searches for staff members of exceptional ability and promise who share in Princeton University's commitment to excellence, and who present a diversity of viewpoints and cultures. We offer varied professional opportunities spanning all aspects of financial management, analysis, and processing in support of the teaching and research mission. As part of the University community, we respect the dignity and individuality of each member while trying to foster a sense of shared experience and common purpose. We are unwavering in our commitment to both diversity and community and embrace the variety of talents, backgrounds, and perspectives of all of our colleagues.
This role will be responsible for addressing business problems and/or opportunities by capturing requirements, documenting processes, and recommending functional designs for major projects. In addition, the functional analyst will perform tasks related to the design, planning, and execution of testing and implementation. Ongoing support/maintenance of the system is also required for this position. The financial systems analyst will collaborate as part of a team of business analysts and report developers
Integrating Financial Systems Projects and Support
Financial Systems Projects and Process Improvements
Financial Systems Production Support, Maintenance, and Operations
To meet these requirements, the candidate will need to combine an in-depth understanding of the Grants Management and Receivables business processes, with technical acumen and knowledge of how to enable these processes to be effective and efficient across a range of financial systems. In particular, it is essential that the functional analyst have a deep understanding of the latest PeopleSoft Financials releases.
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