AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP SAP Business Analyst in Chennai, India
Role and Responsibilities
Identify and analyze business requirements and processes, prepare detailed business processes, liaise with relevant stakeholders and action the different activities to realize the foreseen benefits.
Perform requirement gathering and analyze business requirements to translate them into business processes leading to AS IS documentation and or Functional specifications.
Assists in developing and modifying systems requirements documentation to meet client needs.
Discover process gaps and perform feasibility studies/solution reviews and make appropriate recommendations.
Develop detailed requirements (business, user, process, system requirements – functional and non-functional) and establish traceability to business vision
Collaborate with development teams to identify system improvements.
Involvement in the development of User Acceptance Testing (UAT) to ensure enterprise operational and IT deliverables meet expectations
Carry out data quality related analysis and improvement activities.
Assist business training teams in content for training documentation.
Relationship/customer management across global teams/functions
Required Skills and experience
Business process – Knowledge areas:
Sound knowledge of business areas of Finance like general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit management, asset accounting,
Good fundamental knowledge of business processes like product costing, material ledger, profitability analysis, cost element accounting, cost center accounting, internal orders and profit center accounting.
Sound knowledge of integration areas of Finance & Control module with other business areas like material management, sales and distribution & production planning
Strong knowledge in FI- MM and FI-SD account assignments.
Clear understanding of accounting entries passed in SD and FI-PP/MM area having impact on CO.
Knowledge of Consolidation, Special purpose ledger, SOX, US GAAP, Background on the Technical and Functional upgrade
Exposure to Financial consolidation including IFRS Consolidation and reporting.
Knowledge of Report painter/writer (SQVI) and SQL query language (and query optimization over large data tables).
Ability to understand the solutioning against the backdrop of using Global template.
Exposure – IT project lifecycle:
Experience in different product lifecycle of IT projects like End-to-end Implementation, Rollout, Support, upgrade, enhancements and post go live support