ERP Business Analyst

<div><strong>Here at Octagon, we don&rsquo;t have account managers or recruiters: We&rsquo;re all hybrids. We may be great with technology, but we do incredibly well around humans. We share information, which allows us to be a team instead of competitors. We can focus on matching people and companies instead of fulfilling quotas. Everyone plays a role. Everyone has a voice.</strong></div>

Port Saint Lucie, FL

Octagon Talent Solutions

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Overview: <p style="font-weight: 300;">​​Are you a seasoned ERP business analyst looking for a new challenge? Octagon Talent Solutions has an exciting opportunity for you! We are seeking a dynamic Business Analyst for one of our clients in the IT-ERP department in the Port St. Lucie, FL area! You will play a crucial part in designing and implementing their ERP system, making a significant impact on the organization&rsquo;s explosive growth. Key skills needed are excellent communication abilities, process orientation, attention to detail, analytical thinking, and problem-solving. If you're passionate about scalable business models, economic and environmental sustainability and ERP implementation projects that will take your career to the next level, we encourage you to apply today!</p> <br />
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Develop an understanding of our organization's business functions and processes.</li> <li>Work hand-in-hand with our ERP implementation partner.</li> <li>Meet with department stakeholders across various business units to understand processes, objectives, pain points, and requirements for the ERP implementation.</li> <li>Work with IT teams and consultant teams to design appropriate solutions and configurations for the ERP platform that meet the needs of the organization. Ensure alignment with requirements and processes.</li> <li>Identify and document detailed functional and technical requirements for the ERP implementation.</li> <li>Elicit business requirements from internal stakeholders.</li> <li>Produce functional specifications, use cases, and wireframes.</li> <li>Analyze information to assess the functionality of newly designed business processes.</li> <li>Analyze third-party APIs, and other methods of data exchange required for the project.</li> <li>Map current as-is business processes. Redesign improved to-be processes aligned with the capabilities of the new ERP system including areas like finance, supply chain, manufacturing, HR, and more.</li> <li>Work closely with IT implementation teams and ERP consultants to design the ERP solution that meets documented requirements and configure ERP software to support approved processes.</li> <li>Develop test plans, test cases, and scripts for user acceptance testing. Thoroughly test new functionality, integrations, and configurations in testing environments to ensure requirements are fulfilled.</li> <li>Continue to support users and solve process/configuration issues after implementation during stabilization.</li> <li>Create training materials and quick reference guides.</li> <li>Conduct end-user training on new ERP processes and system functionality.</li> <li>Continually identify areas of improvement, solve user issues, and enhance how the organization utilizes the ERP for maximizing ROI.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Proven work experience as a business analyst in the information technology sector.</li> <li>Solid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies.</li> <li>Develop test cases and scripts to thoroughly test new functionality. Conduct user acceptance testing. Train end-users on new processes enabled by the ERP system.</li> <li>Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.</li> <li>Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.</li> <li>Provide support during system rollout by troubleshooting issues, assisting with change management, and ensuring stakeholders adhere to designed processes aligned with the ERP system.</li> <li>Proven ability to document functional specifications, test cases, user manuals, process flows, training materials, and configuration protocols related to the ERP implementation.</li> <li>Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills.</li> <li>Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, Vizio, SQL database.</li> <li>Experience in cross-functional ERP implementation modules e.g. Finance, Procurement, Manufacturing, QC, HR, or Supply Chain management.</li> <li>A Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Business Administration, Computer Science, or related fields.</li> <li>Strong technical skills and experience with various software applications and databases.</li> <li>Hands-on experience working with major ERP platforms like IFS, Microsoft Dynamics 365, SAP, Oracle, Sage, or PeopleSoft</li> <li>Experience with ERP systems in an agricultural or sustainability-focused values company is a plus.</li> </ul>