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Financial Reporting Support Analyst - University of Connecticut

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August 30, 2013, 11:41 AM
Rob Boncoddo
Financial Reporting Support Analyst - University of Connecticut
Finance Systems is looking for a Financial Report Support Analyst.

Please apply online by September 13th at

Job Title:Financial Reporting Support Analyst - Information Systems Analyst II (UCP 7)
Job ID: Job ID: 2014098
Location: Storrs Campus
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Posting
The University of Connecticut (UConn) is proud to be a national “Top 20” public research institution. Our people are our most important asset in our continued pursuit of excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities but also an enriching work environment.

The University of Connecticut Office of the Controller is seeking applications for a Financial Reporting Support Analyst to provide support, training and report development for the Finance Division and fiscal areas of constituent departments on campus. The position will also play a supporting role in UConn’s recent implementation of Kuali, a nationally recognized and growing higher education open source project (see for details).

The selected candidate will provide day to day support to end users and be responsible for analyzing, maintaining, and providing recommendations on user security, electronic report distribution schedules, standard reports, launch pages, and dashboards. The Financial Reporting Support Analyst will work with University fiscal contacts and central staff to gather and document reporting requirements and assist in the development of standard and ad-hoc reports. The Financial Reporting Support Analyst will be responsible for tracking and reporting defects within the Kuali Financial Data Mart (KFDM), testing the environment, data, and reports and working with Finance and IT staff to resolve any issues. The Financial Reporting Support Analyst will be responsible for developing and delivering user training and documentation related to the WebFocus InfoAssist Tool, KFDM Standard Reports, and KFDM Data Stars. The Financial Reporting Support Analyst develops communications to end users, participates in user groups and provides valuable feedback on end users’ needs to Management.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in computer or business related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
1-3 years’ experience developing Focus reports using WebFocus InfoAssist.
Demonstrated ability developing and providing user training and support within a large organization.
Experience documenting end-user requirements.
Experience testing financial reports and data stars.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience with project management techniques and experience working with diverse groups in a project team setting.
Demonstrated abilities in analytical reasoning and problem solving.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with IBI’s WebFocus Managed Reporting Environment, ReportCaster, or DevStudio.
Working knowledge of dimensional modeling.
Experience with the Kuali Financial System or similar enterprise applications.
Experience using JIRA, Unicenter Service Desk, or equivalent ticket tracking system.
Ability to read and write SQL.
Experience supporting Hyperion Interactive Reporting.
Highly driven, self-motivated, flexible team player.
Experience working in Higher Education.

This is a full-time, permanent position. Salary will be commensurate with successful candidate’s background and experience.

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