Comcast Senior Analyst, Business Systems in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Position Summary:

Provide application maintenance and support for Corporate financial systems including Oracle GL and EPM suite of products, as well as assist in future enhancements to the Corporate systems and processes.

Main Resposnibilities:

-Provides day to day support for Corporate Accounting which includes maintaining chart of accounts and all segment values, periods, cross validation rules and reports within Oracle EBS

-Act as liaison between Corporate Accounting/Reporting and IT for general maintenance, problem tickets and the implementation of change management requests into the development and production environments for all applications

-Liaison between Corporate Accounting/Reporting, internal and external auditors for audit requests related to Corporate supported applications

-Continually review, identify and document process improvement and control points within supported applications

-Represent Corporate Accounting/Reporting interests during upgrades, process improvements and/or automation projects

-Continually review and update end user documentation for all supported Oracle software

-Assist with FIS system projects, upgrades and ad-hoc requests as needed for EPM products including HFM, FDMEE and Planning.

Core Responsibilities:

-Analyzes and revises existing system logic difficulties and documentation, as necessary.

-Prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written.

-Includes analysis of business and user needs, documentation of requirements, and translation into proper system requirement


-Identifies and assesses probable interactions of related computer systems and predicts impact of a change in assigned system.

-May review proposals, including gathering facts, analyzing data, and preparing project overview which compares alternatives in terms of cost, time, availability of equipment, and personnel, etc. Recommends course

of action.

-Functions as a liaison between the client, community, and internal IT and/or external software vendors to develop system solutions to processing systems or business problems.

-Ensures data quality and integrity across data-specific application implementations.

-Supports the testing team and business users in validating that the programs meet the requirements.

-Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.

-Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.

-Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Job Specification:

-Bachelors Degree or Equivalent in Accounting or Finance, Technology, Computer Science with a minor in Information systems preferred

-Experience as an ERP or EPM administrator and/or power user (Oracle/Hyperion preferred, but other large ERP/EPM systems acceptable)

-2-4 years relevant accounting and/or financial analysis experience highly preferred

-Generally requires 5-8 years related experience

-Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and deadlines

-Strong problem solving skills

-Strong oral and written communication skills

-Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer