Business Analyst Required – Apply Now

Business Analyst Required – Apply Now.

Business Analyst
Supply Chain, Logistics, Freight & Operations, KwaZulu Natal Durban

Our client based in Kwa Zulu-Natal is currently on the hunt to acquire a new Business Analyst. The Business Analyst will be joining the Vector Logistics Team. They require an analytical individual with a SAP WM & supply chain understanding. The purpose of the Business Analyst is to provide key support to the business and extract maximum value from the information technology platform

Minimum Requirements

Degree in Information Technology / BCom Minimum of 5 years’ experience within the relevant business function or information technology environment
Demonstrated success in managing projects relating to superior performance and continuous improvement
Valid Code EB drivers’ license
Experience with managing and integrating warehousing and supply chain with new technologies such as Voice, Handheld Scanners, RF units, Handling units

Manage customer relations
Financial implication and awareness
Execution of business plans
Analyse sales and financial information
Planning and organizing
Sales ability
Negotiation skills
Understands & apply Customer Intimacy i.e. the selling the Total Solution
Product knowledge
Practical application of our product range
Analytical Ability
Computer skills

Drive Continuous Business Improvement initiatives
Identifies Continuous Business Improvement opportunities within the business unit / business area
Quantifies saving & efficiencies related to these opportunities for submission to the Application Manager Implements enhancements as per business projects function
Assist in improving and streamlining business processes and preparing business process documentation SAP End-User Support
Assist end users to resolve SAP and other relevant systems related issues across the Vector Business. Resolve calls logged on service management system within agreed SLA
Provide clear problem definition and liaise with necessary technical experts/external consultants to resolve technical SAP issues related to the respective module / modules
Work in conjunction with learning team and super users to deliver and where required conduct end user training on existing and new System functionality
Create and maintain user training manuals and e-learning material in conjunction with the business (super users) and learning team

Conduct user assessments with the business users following training or as required Analyse reports on user knowledge and skills gaps provided by the learning team to identify training needs. Work in conjunction with the learning department to roll out ongoing end user training as required. System Opportunity Identification Support the Applications Manager and the Business in identifying IT application solutions to address key Business requirements within functional area.

Quantify savings and efficiencies related to these opportunities and draw up Business Case documentation for submission to the Application Manager. Application Development, Enhancement and Implementation Serve as a liaison between the Business and technical consultants to ensure the implementation of identified system enhancements
Review and analyse technical specification documents prior to sign off by the Applications Manager and handover to developer(s). Execute on small Business projects requiring IT systems implementation. Meet with relevant Business representatives to establish, understand and document detailed Business requirements to be met by the project
Compile and agree a scope definition document as well as functional specification document and ensure that full sign off is achieved prior to implementation
Assist with the calculation of the business case and return on investment with relevant Business users and stakeholders.

Prepare the project plan by engaging all relevant parties
Plan for project-related hardware and software requirements by liaising on an on-going basis with the infrastructure team and external software supplier(s)
Compile and store project documentation (including business process flow charts, technical specifications, end user training material and project plans)
Ensure constant communication with developers and full testing of the solution and identify and resolve problems or constraints prior to user acceptance testing
Work in conjunction and communicate with the Business to implement the system
Report on realisation of the Business case and identified KPI’s
Provide post-implementation support to all end-users
SAP User Profile Maintenance Communicate with authorisations team to assist with creation and maintenance of user profiles in SAP in keeping with risk and audit standards
Authorise user access for new and existing users via the User Authorisation Request (UAR) workflow

Assist with resolving user profile audit queries. System Auditing Report on system non-compliance by users to the Applications Manager. Identify and highlight business risk to the Applications Manager as a result of non-compliance. Recommend compensating controls to the Applications Manager. Reporting Develop appropriate reports as requested by the Business. Maintain and proactively enhance reports. Run reports in the system as required by the Business.

Technical Expertise Provide on-going advice and support on best practice to ensure continuous improvement within Business systems and applications
Develop specialist knowledge of the designated SAP module, identify opportunities to deliver best value solutions and make recommendations to the Applications Manager
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Ad Visible Until: 10 June 2020
Ref: JHB003684/DH
Vacancy Type: Permanent

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