Valspar, a leading paint and coatings manaufacturer, has an opportunity for a Systems Analyst working with Essbase. We are located in Minneapolis near 35W and Washington Ave, and offer free parking and competitive wages and benefits.
·Learn and understand various aspects of the Valspar's ESSBASE systems, Oracle Financials, associated systems & applicable reporting tools so that appropriate solutions can be identified to meet business requirements.
-Create and maintain business/system process flow mappings.
Communicate status of System Improvement Requests to end-users. Communicate changing business needs & direction to IS. Inform management of immediate & arriving business issues/needs.
·Assists with leading the implementation and maintenance of large and complex projects that impact several functions to ensure objectives and timelines are met, and work with management, business group, or information technology personnel as required to complete tasks.
-Bachelor’s Degree in Business, MIS, Computer Science or related area, or equivalent education/work experience.
-5+ years experience in ESSBASE, Oracle financials, and mutiple IT areas/Manufacturing preferred.
-Developed oral and written communication skills, with the ability to interface effectively with business partners and end-users across organizational lines. Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers to provide and receive direction. Ability to work in a Matrix reporting environment.
-General knowledge of the IS environment preferred, including: PCs (word processing, spreadsheets, and graphics), SQL, relational databases, and Oracle case tools.
-Strong leadership ability to consult on project segments involving multiple tasks, as well as effectively balancing workload.
-Ability to quickly learn unfamiliar tasks and technical environments, with the ability to manage/prioritize multiple tasks/functions.