Salesforce Configuration Analyst

Join one of the largest Salesforce implementations in Canada and leave your mark on a organization-wide transformation. 

Toronto, ON

Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario

CPA Ontario protects the public interest by ensuring its members meet the highest standards of integrity and expertise. CPA Ontario serves and supports its more than 89,000 members and 19,000 students in their qualification and professional development in a wide range of senior positions in public accounting, business, finance, government, not-for-profits and academe. Chartered Professional Accountants are valued by organizations of all types and sizes for their financial expertise, strategic thinking, business insight, management skills and leadership. http://www.cpaontario.ca

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Overview: <p><strong>The opportunity</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Reporting to the Business Solutions Manager, CPA Ontario is looking for a highly effective communicator, technical expert and client champion to join our team as a Salesforce Configuration Analyst. This is an opportunity to jump into one of the largest Salesforce implementations in Canada and make an impact on the organization through this transformational project. Working out of both our Bloor Street and our York Street locations, this is a contract opportunity running until May 2019.</span></p> <p><strong>Who you are and what&rsquo;s in it for you</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">You are a Salesforce Configuration Analyst with 5+ years hands-on experience configuring Salesforce. You effortlessly amalgamate into a team and can hit the ground running. You take pride in your work and you knock it out of the park on a daily basis. You have a great deal of hands-on technical implementation expertise and you are a champion of Salesforce best practices. You want to step into a project where the best practices and processes are aligned and the stakeholders are committed to the deliverables. You want an opportunity to be part of a large-scale project at a non-profit organization undergoing an exciting transformation. </span></p>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>What you will do:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Apply an in depth understanding of Salesforce and strong configuration skills.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Understand the needs and business processes of stakeholders to create user stories.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Check for alignment with objectives at all stages and assess the impact of change requests.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Prepare and update business process documentation and training for users.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Identify root cause of issues and provide solutions in a timely fashion.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Prove the technical solution meets the business requirements through detailed test cases.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Plan and execute quality assurance, unit, integration and user acceptance testing.</span></li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>So, how do we know you are one of the new Salesforce Configuration Analyst for us? You have:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">The education. You have a Bachelor's degree or diploma in Business. Computer Science, Engineering or a related field. A Salesforce Administration Certificate is required. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">The experience. You have 5 years of </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">relevant work experience in Salesforce implementation. You have exposure to &nbsp;configuring Custom Apex classes, Triggers, Visualforce and Lightning components. </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have hands-on experience using Microsoft Office including Project and Visio.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">The communication and collaboration skills. Your written, verbal and presentation abilities are outstanding. You are comfortable talking to teams from the engineering level upwards to C-level executives. You exert a positive influence to negotiate, deliver proposals, gather requirements and drive dialogue with business partners to understand and manage expectations.</span></li> </ul> <p><strong>About the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">CPA Ontario protects the public interest by ensuring its members meet the highest standards of integrity and expertise. CPA Ontario serves and supports its more than 89,000 members and 19,000 students in their qualification and professional development in a wide range of senior positions in public accounting, business, finance, government, not-for-profits and academe. Chartered Professional Accountants are valued by organizations of all types and sizes for their financial expertise, strategic thinking, business insight, management skills and leadership. For information on the CPA profession, visit cpaontario.ca.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">To express your interest in this opportunity, apply here.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">CPA Ontario is an inclusive employer. Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code. If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please email accessibility@cpaontario.ca with &ldquo;Accommodation Required&rdquo; in the subject line to provide your contact information. </span></p>