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Added Aug 23, 2022 WMS Business Analyst (24952) Decatur, IL | Temp to Perm Apply

Job Description

Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Business Process Analyst for a 6 month contract to hire opportunity with our client in Central Illinois!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

As a member of the Solution Delivery organization, the Business Process Analyst will analyze business processes and work closely with the Solution Leader(s), other Process and System Analysts as well as business and/or process owners to develop, document and deliver process and system solutions which enable the client’s strategy.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Understand end to end process of the Warehouse Management System (WMS) area(s) and support business teams to define, document and prioritize functional requirements that align with defined business outcomes.
  • Partner with Systems Analyst(s) to participate in preliminary investigation for project solutions requests, requirements gathering, collecting data from a variety of sources, evaluating and interpreting data, and drawing conclusions on solution options
  • Support business case development by providing process and functional expertise to ensure a common understanding of the business outcomes that the solution needs to achieve.
  • Support the development of new or revised processes following the enterprise business process governance standards
  • Understand the key cross-process dependencies as solutions are designed, developed and implemented.
  • Support production implementation go-live sign-offs as directed by the governance processes for projects, support requests and enhancements.
  • Maintain process documentation following process governance standards, including project deliverables and supporting documentation for on-going operations.
  • Provide process and functional expertise in support of audit requests
  • Partner with other process and system experts to identify and implement business process continuous improvements opportunities
  • Provide process and functional expertise required for change management, communication and training activities across key stakeholders
  • Partner and support Enterprise Architects, Global Process Owners and Solution Leaders as Enterprise Architect and Solution Roadmaps are defined for given process(es) during annual budget planning and portfolio reviews throughout the year
  • Understand key regulatory and compliance requirements as well as operational risks of the designated process area(s)
  • Provide input into system fit/gap analysis and design decisions
  • Support the creation of detailed functional designs for reports, integrations, conversions, enhancements, forms, and/or workflows
  • Partner with the Global Business Process Owner and sub-process owner(s) to define use cases that validate delivery of the business outcomes by the identified process and system solution.
  • Assist the Global Business Process Owner and sub-process owner(s) in the establishment or refinement of process metrics and KPIs needed as new projects, solutions or capabilities are implemented.
  • Participation in the execution of Product Test (PT) and User Acceptance Test (UAT) as required during project execution as well as when enhancements or fixes are implemented.
  • Work with the Solution Leader and Systems Analyst to support the development, maintenance and communication of solutions roadmap for application(s) that service the business process
  • Provide input into application portfolio management including product introduction and retirement plans, proactively anticipating gaps and overlaps within the application portfolio Share knowledge of technology risks and opportunities to improve efficiency and effectiveness within the respective process area
  • Provide regular and accurate status updates and other documentation to management and team members for assigned project, support, and enhancement work.
  • Provide input to estimates for time and resource needs of identified solutions.
  • Support project implementation transition to the support organization through documentation and knowledge transfer.
  • Provide process and functional expertise for role-based security designs and solutions
  • Provide process and functional expertise required to resolve escalated support issues.
  • May act as project manager by providing regular and accurate status reports and documentation
Job Requirements:
  • Interact and deal effectively with all levels of employees while maintaining a professional manner
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 20% by auto and air as needed to achieve business objectives
  • Exhibits ability to work both in a team environment and independently
  • Strong analytical, organization, time management, facilitation, and process management skills
  • Demonstrated high level of written, verbal and interpersonal skills to communicate technical and non-technical information, ideas, procedures and processes
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, changing environment, and with all levels of the organization and cope with rapidly changing information
  • Ability to evaluate and negotiate priorities and adapt to new/evolving individual and team assignments as adjustments are needed.
Must have 3+ years of experience with the following:
  • Experience with a combination of Project Coordination & Business Systems Analysis
  • Experience gathering and maintaining requirements and specification documents and customer documentation
  • Experience working in the IT field, working with IT Hardware and Software
  • Technical Documentation & Training
  • Ability to create, update, improve and manage functional specification documents according to system maintenance
  • Changes and release cycles
  • Experience with the MS Office Suite (WORD, EXCEL, POWERPOINT, ETC)
Experience working in a plant environment is a plus
Candidates with prior knowledge and experience in the Plan to Deliver Process area is desired.
Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)
Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.