Technology Transformation - Oracle EPM Senior Associate
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Chicago, IL 60684
Technology & Transformation – Oracle EPM Senior AssociatePerforms advisory and implementation services to address business needs throughout the enterprise leveraging the Oracle EPM technology platform. Manages complex large-scale implementations within our OneStream practice. This role is expected to substantially focus on Oracle EPM implementation work and may also involve other applications. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
+ Participate in full life cycle implementations including planning, design, & build phases
+ Responsible for documenting business requirements, system design and transformational goals
+ Configure applications and conduct iterative unit testing
+ Help to create training materials and quick reference guides to support user adoption
+ Conduct training classes to prepare end users for deployment
+ Provide post-production support
+ Other general and administrative responsibilities include participation in meetings and preparation of minutes as appropriate
+ Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization)
+ Assist practice leadership in creating proposals, budgets, and work plans. Participate in other business development activities as appropriate
+ Interview campus and/or experienced candidates
+ Other duties as assignedQUALIFICATIONS
+ Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Information Technology, MIS or related field. A Master’s degree is a plus.
+ 2 to 4 years of related work experience in planning with exposure to Oracle in a similar consulting practice or function servicing cross-industry clients at a national level
+ Oracle experience preferred but not required – Training will be provided
+ Experience with at least 2 full system development life cycle implementations
+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills
+ Experience with any of the following processed, planning & forecasting, consolidation & Close, profitability & cost management, account reconciliation & tax provisioning.
+ Proven ability delivering complex and time sensitive projects
+ Strong leadership skills; able to conduct meetings and write technically oriented documents
+ Able to work with clients to understand current state processes and define future state processes based on business objectives
+ Ability to define how an enterprise information system will align with the organization’s business and strategic objectives
+ CPA (either active or expired)
+ 90% remote work lifestyle
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