National Grid Analyst / Sr. Analyst, RCoE Service Delivery in Brooklyn, New York

_About the Position: _

This position reports to the Manager, RCoE Service Delivery and is responsible for operating and delivering standard finance and operations reports, dashboards, and other forms of information to gain business perspective and insights. The role will also require the translation of functional requirements into workable, highly intuitive reports, dashboards and analysis data sets using the Business Objects toolset primarily in Webi and HANA to support finance technology initiatives throughout the implementation of the RCoE, and identifying key risk areas that impact technology usage and partners to develop remediation plans.


_Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):_

  • Create and update data models in HANA and develop both interactive dashboards and end user standard reports using the SAP Business Objects toolset

  • Work with the business and engagement leads where required to refine user and functional requirements to identify any gaps in request made and technical capability

  • Compile and produce financial performance reports ensuring reporting is relevant, timely, accurate and compliant to US GAAP and IFRS

  • Partner with customers for timely delivery of standard reports and ensure proper support to meet financial and non-financial controls

  • Responsible for monitoring and identifying risks / issues and overseeing change impacts

  • Partners with customers to make updates to reports and reporting tools, implement report rationalization, and conduct parallel-run / dry-run activities as needed

  • Test all new or changed reports / data models for accuracy and consistency before testing by the requester of final reports / outputs to verify the integrity of information made available to the business

  • Development of appropriate documentation to support all data models built

  • Maintain service catalogue and report inventory

_Knowledge and Experience Required:_

_Knowledge and Experience:_* *

  • Business Intelligence Systems and tools

  • Good understanding of data analysis, data mapping and process mapping

  • Standard and ad hoc report creation

  • Data mining

  • General and technical accounting knowledge

  • System implementation

  • Utility industry accounting

  • US GAAP, Sarbanes-Oxley, and IFRS

  • Process Management

  • Month-end close processes

  • Risk mitigation

_Qualifications Required:_

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in MIS or financial discipline

  • Ideally BI developmentqualification in SAP BO toolset or equivalent experience

  • Experience working with accounting / finance systems and general ledgers

  • Knowledge of finance processes and terminology

  • Technical and functional proficiency in finance modules

  • Project management and problem solving skills

  • Effective collaboration and partnership capabilities

  • Manage competing priorities and meet deadlines

  • Excellent written / oral communication skills and follow-up

_Technical Competency:_

  • Transaction and Close Process Management: Skilled

  • Reporting Financial Information: Advanced

  • Business Intelligence Reporting: Advanced

  • Core Accounting Application: Foundation

  • Accounting and Reporting Pronouncements: Foundation

  • Taxes: Foundation

  • Governance, Risk, and Internal Control Frameworks: Foundation

  • Control Framework Assessment and Assurance: Foundation

  • Utility Compliance Management: Foundation

  • Financial Risk Management: Foundation

  • Capital Markets and Structured Finance: Foundation

  • Financial and Investment Appraisal: Foundation

  • Financial Modeling: Foundation

  • Planning, Forecasting, and Budgeting: Foundation

  • Business Partnering: Foundation

  • Business Software and Applications: Advanced

  • SAP: Advanced

  • Code Block: Advanced* *

_Behavioral Competency: Leadership:_

  • Develops a Wider Perspective : 2 out of 5

  • Leads Change: 2 out of 5

  • Thinks Ahead: 2 out of 5

  • Drives for Results: 2 out of 6

  • Influences Strategically: 1 out of 5

  • Leads Others: 2 out of 5

  • Engages Stakeholders: 2 out of 5

  • Collaborates: 2 out of 5

  • Understands Others: 2 out of 4

  • Has Self Awareness: 2 out of 4* *

_Behavioural Competency: Business Skills:_

  • Change Management: Foundation

  • Process Excellence: Foundation

  • Project Management: Foundation

  • Customer Focus: Skilled

  • Stakeholder Management: Skilled

  • Business Acumen: Skilled

  • Contract Management: Foundation

  • Regulatory Understanding: Skilled

This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.

/National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team./

Job: *Financial Services

Organization: *Financial Services

Title: Analyst / Sr. Analyst, RCoE Service Delivery

Location: NY-Brooklyn

Requisition ID: 20171516