Post Consumer Brands Business Systems Analyst - Lakeville, MN in Lakeville, Minnesota

The Business Systems Analyst position is responsible for collaborating with Business leaders and IT partners to help define business requirements for technological solutions that support business processes. This role is also responsible for acting as the technical lead on projects and provide in-depth insights on IT and System capabilities and integration to business processes to deliver high quality, complex and timely information to support a wide range of initiatives to make sound business decisions. Major Areas of Accountability: * Provide application thought leadership and day-to-day analysis services on project work, system enhancements, and end user support. * Work with Project Managers, Business Managers to define project scope, budget estimate, skill-set requirements and ROI for business initiatives. * Act as technical lead on projects through all phases of the SDLC. * Write functional specification documents from requirements and align development resources to projects objectives and goals. * Create and maintain test scenarios, test scripts and test data for validating system design, configuration, integration and performance. Define, document and implement system configuration changes. * Responsible for Level 3 support issues. * Participate in business process/department/functional group meetings within supply chain, distribution/fulfillment, logistics and demand management/procurement area on a regular basis to understand business needs and challenges and facilitate improvements * Proactively scan the technology environment for new products and opportunities to enhance or support Post Consumer Brands business processes * Assist in creating and reviewing training materials to ensure alignment with business processes and system configuration. Required: * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Management Information Sciences or equivalent work experience. * 6-8 Years work experience in an IT related function (Developer, Analyst etc) * 4 years of supporting a manufacturing environment with emphasis on Supply Chain * Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy. * Demonstrated ability to partner with business and design technical solutions. * Ability to engage with users to build strong relationships across multiple layers of the organization. * Ability to manage multiple projects, support and consulting requests. * Demonstrated continuous improvement and customer service mindset to bring about process and technical improvements. Preferred: * Experience with JD Edwards * Proficiency with SQL, Oracle etc. * Ability to read and understand code * CPG Experience * Comfortable in a packaged application environment Additional Skills/Experiences: * High initiative with strong desire to learn new concepts, processes and technologies. * Effective at working amidst ambiguity * Demonstrated ability to overcome challenges and achieve desired results. * Mentor junior team members. The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities