About the team:
At Oracle NetSuite, we believe the cloud is here to stay and so do our 20,000+ customers. We believe businesses should not be bogged down by the overhead of bulky data centers and expensive personnel to run it all. Businesses need to be lean, efficient and agile. NetSuite is literally transforming business around the globe by providing a cloud-based, unified system that delivers unprecedented capabilities to drive business forward. Founded in 1998 as THE cloud ERP pioneer, Oracle’s NetSuite global business unit has transformed the business operations of our customers without the high costs and inefficiency of on-premise systems.
At Oracle NetSuite we work hard and we work smart. We hire fierce competitors. We hire individuals that are fearless trail blazers. Oracle NetSuite employees take the hill, we prefer action over inaction, we are tireless in our mission and we pause only to celebrate our success. And we DO celebrate, because if you don’t have fun along the way, then what’s the point?
The Senior Consultant for Financial Planning will be responsible for working on customer projects, to understand and validate customer business requirements in budgeting, forecasting and reporting, and to map the requirements to Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service (PBCS) functionalities. They will work with the customer and NetSuite project team to configure and customize Oracle PBCS to meet customer business requirements. The Senior Consultant will be required to conduct sessions with the customer and NetSuite project team over the phone, attend project meetings and provide status on progress of activities and deliverables. They will provide customers and fellow consultants with as needed general and technical assistance and be a 'go-to' resource for specific functional areas of PBCS. The Senior Consultant will be expected to contribute to the solutions repository, best practices and knowledge share activities at NetSuite
·Consults on Oracle PBCS projects, conducting working sessions and performing offline project tasks for customers that include requirement analysis, solution design, system configuration, system and user-acceptance testing, administrator and key user training, deployment and post go-live support.
·Demonstrates experience in translating customer business requirements into workable business solutions, either as a software solution or a re-engineering initiative
·Demonstrates good judgement in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions
·Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of financial and transaction data requires evaluation of numerous factors
·Documents, troubleshoots and escalates Support issues outside defined parameters
·Assists Project Managers with managing project scope and setting expectations with the customers
·Contributes to internal Customer Success initiatives in solution, methodology, business process, service offering development
·Documents Best and Leading Practices and common solutions to share with Customer Success practice
-Shift range between 2 pm and 6 am
Preferred Qualifications/Skills include:
·Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Accounting, Finance or Business Administration.
·At least 4 years of work experience in financial planning and analysis and/or enterprise software consulting and implementation.
·Experience with corporate budgeting and financial planning tools such as Oracle PBCS, Hyperion and Cognos.
·Experience with SmartView, Web Forms, FR Reports and Data Management (FDMEE) modules of PBCS, as well as development of Business Rules.
·Strong understanding of PBCS solution design using ASO and BSO cubes.
·Able to work independently with customers and drive project tasks to completion with minimal supervision.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Intermediate consulting position operating independently with some assistance and guidance to provide quality work products to a project team or customer that comply with Oracle methodologies and practices. Performs standard duties and tasks with some variation to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer specifications.
Standard assignments are accomplished without assistance by exercising independent judgment, within defined policies and processes, to deliver functional and technical solutions on moderately complex customer engagements.
2-5 years of overall experience in relevant functional or technical roles. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively and build rapport with team members and clients. Ability to travel as needed.