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Oracle Analyst, AVP

State Street

State Street

IT
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, May 10, 2024

Why this role is important to us

Global Accounting Operations (GAO) is an integral part of Controllership and Finance. Some of the key accounting processes that are in GAO include Balance Sheet Substantiation, Revenue Accounting Expense Accounting, Specialized Accounting, Integrated Close & Intercompany and Finance Systems Services (FSS).

Global Accounting Operations (GAO) is looking for a senior Oracle Fusion Financials Functional lead to join our Finance Systems Services (FSS) group. This is a critical role for Finance as it involves solution design for new projects, enhancements to already implemented functionality and supporting the current ERP Cloud instance. This role will be based out of our Boston office

This role has become even more critical with State Street’s move to Cloud based SAS tools where business ownership, process knowledge and ability to support the next gen tools is key to getting the most value out of the investment. This role will be aligned with Controllership as ERP systems are used as part of the Close process, Internal and External reporting, and require a combination of Accounting/Finance knowledge along with systems expertise.

Our people being the core of our business, driving up the engagement levels would also be an essential imperative. The role requires leveraging the strong partnership that currently exists across Finance to communicate, escalate and update on a timely basis. This role will be a key member of the FSS team as we develop the target state operating model and best in class processes for the future of accounting.

What you will be responsible for

  • Supporting current Cloud ERP across all modules, Accounts Payables, Employee Expenses, Accounts Receivable, Cash Management, Fixed Assets
  • Solution Design as we roll out Cloud ERP to new regions, processes or business areas
  • Issue resolution across all Cloud ERP Financial modules
  • Enhancement of existing functionality

What we value

  • In depth understanding of Oracle Cloud ERP across all Financial modules
  • An in depth understanding of the Chart of Accounts and Hierarchies
  • In depth understanding of Oracle security model
  • Understanding or familiarity with RMC tool and Controls
  • Ability to work closely with audit teams and supporting internal and external system audits
  • Implementation and Design experience for large global implementations preferably for Financial Service companies
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast paced environment and across multiple teams including Finance and IT

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Accounting with a Masters in Accounting or Finance is preferred but not required
  • 7+ years of experience in the Financial Services industry, Designing, Implementing and Supporting Industry Standard Finance Systems
  • Lead or Architect level experience and proficiency in designing and implementing Oracle ERP systems preferably for a large global financial services company

Are you the right candidate? Yes!

We truly believe in the power that comes from the diverse backgrounds and experiences our employees bring with them. Although each vacancy details what we are looking for, we don’t necessarily need you to fulfil all of them when applying. If you like change and innovation, seek to see the bigger picture, make data driven decisions and are a good team player, you could be a great fit.

About State Street

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers

Salary Range:

$90,000 - $142,500 Annual

The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.