Financial Systems Analyst

Location: Hingham, Massachusetts US


Job Number: 12984

Position Title: Business Systems Analyst

External Description:


Basic Purpose:  The position will contribute to the strategic direction of all systems that support the Finance division at Talbots. The role supports daily operations of production systems, supports documentation of business processes and provides analysis of the operations of functional areas to identify process improvements and systemic solutions. The role also requires the associate to act as a liaison between cross functional business teams, third party vendors/consultants and other IT teams.



Principal Accountabilities


  • Responsible for facilitating business process modeling, mapping, and analysis workshops.  Perform gap, risk, performance and change management analysis or assessments
  • Document process maps, use cases, business requirements and functional/configuration specifications
  • Link business goals and objectives to recommended solutions
  • Assist business teams with the coordination and creation of test scripts
  • Provides ad-hoc data extracts and report creation
  • Partners with external vendors & consultants
  • Provide day to day support of Finance applications including:
    • Security Administration
    • Workflow transaction maintenance
    • System configuration setups & profiles




  • Serves as the liaison between various groups (Business, IT, Consultants and Vendors) to facilitate the development of processes and selection of systemic solutions
  • Facilitates/Identifies process improvement opportunities



Internal and External Relationships:



  • Will interact with Directors, Managers and Associates within the business and IT Project Manager, System Architects and Analysts




  • Third Party Vendor relationships in coordination with and in support of the business
  • Business Partners
  • Project Consultants


Number of Direct Reports and Titles


  • N/A




College education (BA/BS) preferably concentrated in IT with two to five years of experience in a related role or project role with an aptitude for operational business process development and systems.




  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal/communication, writing and presentation skills
  • Strong understanding of business process modeling and flow chart diagrams
  • Skill in using modeling and flow chart software tools
  • Detail oriented, strong organizational skills and ability to work independently
  • Customer focused with cross functional collaboration skills
  • Understanding of project management concepts and methodologies
  • Background and experience in financial application systems is preferred with emphasis on knowledge of Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2.x Financial applications







The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel assigned to this job.




Community / Marketing Title: Financial Systems Analyst

Company Profile:

Talbots is a leading omni-channel specialty retailer of women's clothing, shoes and accessories. Established in 1947, the company is known for modern classic style that's both timeless and timely, fine quality craftsmanship and gracious service. At Talbots relationships are the key to our business, we hire individuals who bring new ideas to the table, understand smart risk taking and  can enhance an already thriving culture.  With a commitment to offer modern classic style for every body type, through a  full range of sizes, inclusive to every woman in your life.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Talbots is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates. Hiring decisions are based upon a candidate's qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under consideration and are made without regard to race, sex, national origin, color, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, religion, or any other category protected by applicable law. Talbots is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for job applicants with disabilities. If you require an accommodation to perform the essential duties of the position you are seeking or to participate in the application process please contact Talbots will make reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified applicants or employees, unless such accommodations would impose an undue hardship on the operations of the Company’s business.

PositionType_Description: Full Time

Location_formattedLocationLong: Hingham, Massachusetts US

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