Sr. Data Analyst - Finance Transformation

Company Name:
American International Group
AIG is seeking a Sr. Data Analyst - Finance Transformation to support global finance process and technology programs for the Enterprise Financial Transformation (EFT) Group. Position is located in our Berkeley Heights, NJ office and this person will be part of the Common Financial Language Program (CFL) within the GL Transformation Team.
The right individual will participate in implementation activities and enhancements of the General Ledger within the SAP Platform. and contribute to the achievement of business objectives by identifying opportunities for effective use of technology and developing, implementing and supporting IT solutions on time and on budget.
Provide technical expertise within SAP platform in the analysis, design, development and implementation of business and technical solutions.
Collaborate with company customers, staff members, IT colleagues, and other stakeholders to define detailed business requirements and system interfaces and develop and present viable solution options.
Provide guidance and making recommendations to the head of Finance Process / Project (Transformation) manager regarding transformation issues such as re-engineering opportunities, financial process/system architecture/design, process improvement opportunities, creating process blue prints and implementation activities.
Lead and work with subject matter experts to identify and implement improvements / impacts of business changes.
Execute work streams according to project plan.
Develop, coordinate and drive the delivery of technical process analysis, identification of process improvements/impacts of business changes and developing comprehensive process documentation.
Initiate, lead and develop comprehensive process documentation using tailored business process modeling notation standards B.A. / B.S. degree in Finance or Technology is desired. Previous "Big 4" and/or consulting experience is highly desirable.
6 or more year's job related experience. SME capability with Insurance / Financial Services industry experience.
Significant knowledge and experience of SAP Platform. Strong Design and Architecture experience is preferred.
Proficient with information technology; demonstrated ability to diagnose, plan and/or implement changes in IT systems.
Expertise in all aspects of business process documentation and transformation.
Track record of success in delivering similar business process transformation initiatives as part of large scale and complex process implementation projects.
Collaborate with cross functional teams.
Proficiency with methodology and tools such as Microsoft Visio for documenting processes and/or other global tools. Proficient in the use of MS Office: Excel, Word Access and PowerPoint.
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills as well as strong listening skills to understand our internal client's needs.
Ability to handle multiple initiatives with competing interests for time and evolving priorities.
Ability to adapt easily to change.
Strong analytical and process orientation with the ability to define and validate as-is processes as well as to design to-be processes.
Demonstrated ability to work closely with project teams, business and senior executives as part of a joint team.
Willingness to travel: up to 25% annually.
#LI-SS1 American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading international insurance organization serving customers in more than 130 countries and jurisdictions. AIG companies serve commercial, institutional, and individual customers through one of the most extensive worldwide property-casualty networks of any insurer. In addition, AIG companies are leading providers of life insurance and retirement services in the United States.
AIG Property Casualty is a global market leader, one of the few truly global property casualty franchises.
AIG Life and Retirement is one of the largest life insurance organizations in the U.S., and provides protection, investment and income solutions needed for financial and retirement security.
United Guaranty Corporation is the marketplace leader in mortgage insurance in the U.S.
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Job ID #: 113397
Employment Type: Full Time - Permanent
Location(s): NJ-Berkeley Heights
Education Preferred: Bachelors Degree (or equivalent)
Business Unit: Corporate
Relocation Provided: No
Functional Area: Finance
Travel Percentage: 25%

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