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Oracle Financial Business Analyst for Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Job ID IT JOBS#140
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Required Skills:

Our client is a Fortune 500 company primarily engaged in the manufacturing and distribution of consumer products and with presence in 25+ countries across Asia, Europe, North and South Americas and Africa and Australia. 

 
The company plans to recruit a senior Oracle E-Business Financials Functional consultant for its EBS team based in Saudi Arabia. This recruited person will report directly to the IT Manager and is responsible for the implementation and support of Oracle Applications to support business functions.  
 
Job Responsibilities
- Gather user requirements, analyzes business impact, creates design specs and get approvals/sign-offs from the business 
- Be a liaison between the IT team and the internal business customers
- Recommend transformational improvements to streamline internal business processes.
- Analyze and modify Application settings including system setups, flexi-fields, workflow, custom library and profile options 
- Manage and track application change requests and system issues.
- Create structured test plans, test cases, test scripts and assist the team in functional testing
- Build and maintain system documentation
- Assist technical team in the development of business reports, data conversions, application interfaces and user extensions for Oracle Applications.
- Status reporting to line managers, management and other stakeholders
 
Required Skills
- At least 10 years of experience as Functional Consultant in implementation and/or support roles preferably in the Consumer Goods industry.
- Should have implementation experience of two full-cycle EBS projects (versions 11i/R12) 
- Thorough understanding of concepts, system architecture and functionality for Oracle R12 with various financial modules among GL, AR, AP, FA, CM, Treasury.
- Ability to work in a multi-cultural, team-oriented and collaborative environment both as a team-member and as a individual contributor
- Expertise in setup and configuration of Oracle Financial modules.
- Ability to deliver in a high-pressure, fast changing environment
- Experience with Ad Hoc query tools like Toad, SQL Navigator and Oracle Discoverer will be a big plus 
- Good understanding of software development life cycle and support methodologies.
- Working knowledge of international accounting standards and principles
- Experience working in Consumer Goods industry and exposure to best accounting practices 
- Excellent communication, analytical and technical research skills.
 
Qualification: Bachelor degree (4 years) or foreign equivalent in related field or equivalent experience.
 
Contract: Permanent, Full-Time placement
 
Job Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia