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Business Analyst with Grants Management Exp

Chandra Technologies, Inc.
Madison, WI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Please apply for this position by sending your resume to:

Email: apply AT chandratech DOT com

SUBJECT: Applying for *Business Analyst with Grants Management Exp* Madison, WI

Hourly Rate: $37 W2; $43 CTC/1099

Job Description:

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:

Business analysis experience

Ability to perform complex data analysis

Attention to detail with the ability to synthesize data and information into presentations and materials

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working in Research Administration/Grants Management

Experience working in a higher education setting

Experience working with an ERP system implementation, or other enterprise-wide software platform implementations

Experience working with cloud-based software implementations

Job Summary:

The Administrative Transformation Program (ATP) is transforming the Finance, Human Resources, and Research Administration support environment across the University of Wisconsin System, while focusing on people, processes, and technology. This includes the implementation of a new Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) system (Workday) and various modules of the Huron Research Suite to support the changes. The activities will include the review and redesign of business processes (including use of ancillary and bolt-on IT systems), redesign of the chart of accounts, and integration of efforts with several ongoing University and UW System projects. The Business Systems Analyst will serve a vital role within ATP. This position will specifically support the research administration team who is working on the implementation of Workday 's grants management capabilities (post-award) and various modules of the Huron Research Suite (pre-award).

This position involves the following duties:

Perform complex data analysis to ensure data management objectives are met

Perform complex data analysis develop requirements for system configuration

Serve as a subject matter expert to leadership

Formulate and define systems scope and objectives through research and fact-finding combined with an understanding of applicable business systems and industry requirements

Devise or modify complex information systems, including analysis of business and user needs, documenting requirements, and revising existing system logic difficulties as necessary

Determine and recommend programs required for optimal problem solution within cost/performance objectives

Participate in requirements planning and feasibility determination

Work on tasks including project or functional requirements, functional design, functional configuration, testing, and process documentation

Standard Summary: Business Systems Analyst II

Defines systems requirements, makes recommendations for technology selection, and performs moderately complex data analysis to ensure data management objectives are met. Provides guidance to lower-level staff and facilitates unit staff training.

Essential Responsibilities:

30% Maps business processes using intermediate mapping methodologies

5% Makes recommendations for the selection of technology solutions to align with business strategies

15% Designs, develops, and implements data reporting and business intelligence systems

30% Performs moderately complex data analyses and reporting

20% Provides guidance to IT staff on specific project goals, outcomes, and technological components

Education:

Preferred

Associate Degree

Additional Information:

Anticipated duration of this position is dependent upon program needs.

This position will operate in a hybrid format where some work will be performed in-person, onsite, in Madison, WI, and some work will be performed remotely, at an offsite, non-campus location. Ability for full-time remote work may be possible.

Please note that successful applicants are responsible for ensuring their eligibility to work in the United States (i.e., a citizen or national of the United States, a lawful permanent resident, a foreign national authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship) on or before the effective date of appointment.

Required Skills:

  • 4+ years of experience of Business analysis (4 years)
  • Experience performing complex data analysis and reporting (5 years)
  • Attention to detail with the ability to synthesize data and information into presentations and materials (5 years)
  • Experience collaborating with stakeholders to improve business processes (5 years)
  • Experience on cross-functional teams of diverse individuals (5 years)

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience working in Research Administration/Grants Management (5 years)
  • Experience working in a higher education setting (5 years)
  • Experience working with an ERP system implementation, or other enterprise-wide software platform implementations (5 years)
  • Experience working with cloud-based software implementations (5 years)
  • Assists in mapping business processes using basic mapping methodologies (5 years)
  • Assists in making recommendations for the selection of technology solutions to align with business strategies (5 years)

Business Analyst with Grants Management Exp Performing Complex Data Analysis, Synthesize Data, Improve Business Processes

Higher Competitive Rates will be considered for consultants with advanced skill set

Corp to Corp Resumes are welcome

Consultants may need a criminal background check

Chandra Technologies, Inc.

Address

Madison, WI
53716 USA

Industry

Business

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