Master Data Analyst
Finance
Full Time
Charlotte, Nc
2020-04-30

SUMMARY:

To ensure the accuracy, consistency and value of enterprise master and reference data throughout EMA-NA’s applications by establishing data governance best practices.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Establish, improve, and develop MDM data governance best practices and processes.
  • Support business and technical requests to create/update master data records appropriately.
  • Audit and correct master and reference data as needed.
  • Support business processing, data and reporting needs.

KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS :

MONITOR AND MAINTAIN MASTER DATA:

  • Serve as data steward for EMA NA master data, including Material, Vendor, Finance and Customer Master Data.
  • Guide and direct Global Shared Services on Master and Reference Data maintenance processes/questions/issues.
  • Ensure established controls & processes are followed.
  • Implement Data Quality efforts.

PROCESS IMPROVEMENT:

  • Modify tools, controls and processes to accommodate environmental changes.
  • Actively work towards establishing and improving the end to end master data and reporting processes.
  • Automate and adapt master and reference data maintenance processes.
  • Identify errors/opportunities and develop recommendations for process modifications.
  • Create and Update system documentation – processes, tasks, definitions, rules, etc.

BUSINESS SUPPORT:

  • Actively build cross-functional and cross-competence collaboration within and outside the area of responsibility.
  • Partner with IT, business and global teams to facilitate data governance efforts.
  • Coordinate cross functional resolutions for system and data issues.
  • Perform Change Management procedures
  • Educate the business through data, application, and process design changes.
  • Create ad hoc reports and other support tools for business as needed.

Minimum Qualification

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in data analysis and/or accounting.
  • Minimum 2 years Intermediate data manipulation skills/experience.
  • Minimum 2 years experience Data management and analysis skills including demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft products, data warehouse queries, SQL, etc.
  • Minimum 2 years experience with system analysis, design, and integration 
  • Bachelors Degree; preferably in Information Mgmt, Accounting, Business, or Information Tech.
  • Strong communication skills: verbal and written.
  • Ability to transform business requirements into a workable design at the functional level.
  • Ability to identify, clarify, and resolve issues and risks related to business process designs, interface designs, data conversions, project communications and training escalating them as needed.
  • Extremely detailed oriented.
  • Strong business aptitude, including having an outward perspective regarding how financial results and data are communicated and analyzed by internal audiences.
  • Effective problem solver in a fast paced, multi-tasking, deadline-driven work environment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Experience in manufacturing, finance, accounting, supply chain or demand flow.
  • Experience in SAP and/or JDE.
  • Prior SAP implementation experience preferred.
  • CPA, CMA and/or MBA a plus.

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'