Senior Business Analyst

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We demonstrate our core beliefs everyday in our interactions, attitude and performance.


People at the heart of everything we do: We listen to our clients, and colleagues, and use our expertise to anticipate and address their needs.

Create space to innovate: We challenge assumptions and seek out fresh perspectives and new ways of thinking to fuel our productivity.

Right promise. Right delivery: We set clear goals and priorities, and execute with speed and agility to deliver better results.

Share information. Build trust: We engage in open and honest communications that reflect inclusiveness, fairness and respect for each other.

Teams and partnerships work. Boundaries don’t: We collaborate to maximize the value we bring to NYU because our best ideas come from working together.

Insist on excellence: We take pride in what we do, strive to improve constantly and hold ourselves accountable for the results.


Maintain working functional knowledge of business needs and practices for the University's Finance and Procurement administrative processes. Work collaboratively with Finance, IT and administrative users to develop business requirements and assist in identify solutions. Support Program Services Office project manager(s) by coordinating project activities related to the evaluation, selection, implementation, specification, development, testing, and rollout of finance related projects. Manage system testing efforts ensuring system delivery according to specifications and requirements. Manage data quality efforts by working with administrative units on establishing processes and procedures to identify and fix erroneous and inconsistent data. Draft and update project documents. Coordinate meetings and be responsible for documenting meeting agendas and minutes.


Required Education:Bachelor's DegreeRequired Experience:5+ years relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.Preferred Experience:Experience with business processes related to accounts payable and procurement activities.Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:Excellent analytical and problem solving skills; excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to structure and conduct interviews to gather requirements. Analytical skills to analyze the requirements and define scope and deliverables. Leadership skills in working with diverse constituency, consensus building, ability to identify risks and developing risk mitigation strategies.

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Posted: 6/29/2019
Application Due: 7/30/2019
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