Finance Systems Business Analyst - PeopleSoft

Posted 13 July by Investigo Easy Apply

Finance Systems Business Analyst, London, PeopleSoft

Finance Systems Business Analyst (PeopleSoft) required by a leading insurer located in London.

The Financial Systems Business Analyst will be responsible for supporting development of the Financial Systems of the Finance Department with particular focus on the PeopleSoft General Ledger and other financial reporting systems.

The Analyst will manage business requirements, assist in the preparation of detailed technical/functional design documents and assist the business areas with testing efforts.


  • Typically requires three to five years of Systems business analyst work experience
  • 5+ years Finance experience/operational knowledge of accounting processes
  • Past experience of working on projects and/or business analyst support
  • Experience with financial accounting and reporting software (PeopleSoft (or similar), Data Warehouse and Reporting Cube Tools)

Finance Systems Business Analyst, London, PeopleSoft


  • Serves as a subject matter expert in business analysis best practices, participating in projects concerning critical functionality
  • Participates in and/or leads project planning from requirements through design, development testing, implementation, evaluation and maintenance
  • Works collaboratively with the Technology Groups in areas that may include software acquisition and customisation, technical infrastructure support, baseline application support and miscellaneous development projects. May resolve basic problems or partner with technology development for analysis and solution
  • Regularly communicate with the Technology Groups as part of change control processes to mitigate any changes impacting financial systems, with a view of the end to end process, including the Accounting Rules Engine, PeopleSoft and Reporting Cubes
  • Identifies and recommends improvements when appropriate and may advise business partners on options and technical limitations
  • Planning, developing and executing routine test/use cases and validating results during all phases of testing
  • May escalate to a more experienced resource when needed
  • Provides technical leadership, coaching and mentoring to team members
  • Provides backup and Financial close production support for the Financial Systems Analyst including
  • Managing the scheduling of PeopleSoft jobs. This includes amending job configuration where required, running jobs on an ad hoc basis and monitoring the status of scheduled jobs
  • Verify the accuracy and completion of daily system processing, including interfaces into PeopleSoft from the Accounting Rules Engine, Investments and Cash Systems, amongst others, and liaising with other resources where error correction or further investigation is required
  • Learn new software and functionality as required
  • Any reasonable Ad-hoc duties

Finance Systems Business Analyst, London, PeopleSoft

This is a great opportunity to join a leading insurer offering career progression and a comprehensive benefits package.

Required skills

  • Business Analyst
  • Finance
  • Peoplsoft

Reference: 35625637

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