Senior Financial Analyst (Workday) *** Remote for the right candidate ***

TITLE
Senior Financial Analyst (Workday)

JOB TYPE
Full time

LOCATION
Dallas-Fort Worth Area, TX

*** Remote option available for the right candidate

HIRING COMPANY / INDUSTRY
Automotive

REPORTING STRUCTURE
This position reports to the Director of Enterprise Applications

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Serves as a Project Manager with various Financial Departments Projects/programs.
  • Supervises and develops a Financial Analyst.
  • Maintains and administers business processes and reporting used to support the financial planning, testing, implementation, and external reporting functions within the organization.
  • Leads Process improvement driven with experience identifying, developing, and implementing the system and process enhancements.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  • Strong knowledge of Workday Financials fundamentals and the risks/challenges associated with changing/implementing in a production environment.
  • Coordinates with the finance department and internal/external development teams to identify the systems’ requirements and needs of the organization.
  • Provides documentation and workflow analysis for financial systems/process improvement recommendations.
  • Leading Tests and validates new Workday software releases or enhancements semi-annually.
  • Participates in the planning, testing, and implementation of the proposed system or process changes.
  • Acts as a liaison between developers and users.
  • Administrative setup of locations, custom organizations, cost centers, companies, spend categories, custom validations, etc
  • Assist the Accounting department with Workday financial reporting as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 3 to 5 years Workday experience
  • Management experience with projects and staff
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Computer Science, or related field
  • Ability to perform independent research and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with different departments within an organization.
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Customer service skills required.
  • Advance Experience with Excel

To apply for this job email your details to tanya@samawds.com