Business Analyst, System Operations
Information Technology
Gatineau Quebec Staffing Direct Hire Apr 7, 2021

Business Analyst, System Operations Job#59022

About the Job:

Mindwire is currently seeking a Business Analyst to work with one of our valued clients.

The client is located in Ottawa-Gatineau area

More specific responsibilities include:

  • Business Analyst will be responsible for supporting COTS systems by resolving incidents, service requests or problems.
  • Proactively identify areas for improvement regarding the incumbent financial reporting applications.
  • Develop hands on knowledge of the ERP, financial consolidation and reporting applications to investigate issues, identify root causes, recommend and drive resolutions.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with business system owners and end users to analyze information needs and functional requirements.
  • Gather and evaluate business requirements to prepare associated documentation and configuration specifications.
  • Act as the liaison between Finance, Operational business units, Technology teams and Vendors.
  • Work with and support/maintain an ERP, financial consolidation and reporting applications including but not limited to application configuration, troubleshooting of complex incidents and development of new features


  • Capable of working in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines; able to work effectively in ambiguous or changing situations; ability to manage time effectively
  • Strong analytical skills, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements
  • Ability to identify problems and deal with situations and issues proactively
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally and effectively with executives, managers, and subject matter experts
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to work in a conscientious, consistent and thorough manner
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel
  • Functional experience with ERP systems (IFS, D365, SAP) and/or financial consolidation or reporting (Cognos Controller, TM1)
  • English is essential; working knowledge of French would be considered an asset


  • Experience in financial accounting, consolidation and reporting with a large organization
  • Understanding of accounting concepts and principles, including consolidation and foreign exchange accounting rules
  • The incumbent should possess a recognized accounting designation (CPA, CGA, CMA, or CA)
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in a business analysis, finance or audit capacity

How to Apply:
To apply for this and other suitable exciting opportunities with Mindwire Systems Ltd., you can apply online through the button on the top right.

Please email Linda at linda.lemieux@mindwire.ca and copy of your CV.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.