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Senior Business Systems Analyst-Sustainability

Location: Columbia
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

At Edward Jones, we help clients achieve their serious, long-term financial goals by understanding their needs and implementing tailored solutions. To ensure a personal client experience, we have located our 15,000+ branch offices where our more than 7 million clients live and work.

In a typical branch office, a financial advisor meets with clients and receives branch office support, so they can focus on building deep relationships with clients. Headquarters associates in St. Louis, Tempe and Mississauga provide support and expertise to help U.S. and Canada branch teams deliver an ideal client experience. We continue to grow to meet the needs of long-term individual investors.
The Managing Partner's Office is looking for a qualified individual who will provide business and process support for the Salesforce NetZero tool and Environmental-Social-Governance ("ESG") reporting, including dependencies on and connections to multiple data sources and functional areas. This role will be responsible for reporting, maintenance, and support for Sustainability tools and business processes.

Responsibility Summary:
--- Liaison between Technology, Digital Product Management and other stakeholders to maintain, enhance or integrate the Salesforce NetZero system with various firm systems and/or data by proactively identifying technical or process improvement opportunities. This role partners closely with a formal project team in support of the Net Zero system and data relevant to the firm's green house gas (GHG) emissions.
--- Supports multiple highly complex business processes, including those related to ESG and Edward Jones' Purpose Activation efforts, and serves as a functional leader.
--- Create, maintain and review business process models, data flows, prototypes, business requirements, use cases and test cases.
--- Create and execute multiple project plans at the same time of high complexity.
--- Provide Tier 1 support to end users for business processes and systems.
--- Maintain and generate system reports and ESG related reports as required. Respond to data requests for regulatory reporting needs as they relate to ESG and/or GHG emissions reporting
--- Execute and present written and verbal business systems impact analysis resulting in identification of systematic solution with high impact.
--- Generate communication, process and educational plans to mitigate disruption.
--- Understand enterprise systems and impacts.
--- Responsible for business systems case development and presentation for new systems and data.
--- Mentor those in functional, enabling and volunteer roles across the firm as appropriate.

--- Bachelor's degree is required with emphasis in Computer Science or MIS strongly preferred (or relevant work experience).
--- Advanced knowledge of standard Business System Analyst principles and practices.
--- 5+ years experience designing and implementing functional systems and data in a structured process.
--- Ability to research data definition, usage and flow to gain expertise in existing systems.
--- Ability to create new business processes and data usage to promote efficiency.
--- The ability to multi-task and prioritize assigned tasks / projects with minimal assistance.
--- Expert relationship management, interpersonal and negotiation skills.
--- Expert troubleshooting skills to investigate resolve and escalate problems. Identifies need for technical assistance to help in problem resolution.
--- Associate must have the ability to work independently and in a team environment.
--- Lead other associates or project entities without authority.
--- Ability to effectively communicate with enterprise leaders using verbal, written and presentations skills.
--- Ability to summarize highly complex business cases, system information and concepts and clearly communicate to firm leadership.
--- Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office tools to provide working system prototypes and scenario modeling.
--- Expert to learn evolving firm reporting technology platforms (Tableau, BI tools)
--- Proficient understanding of data warehouse concepts.
--- Ability to create project plans or execute pre-existing plans.

  • 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials in 2022, published Fortune July 2022, Great Places to Work data as of March 2022. Compensation provided for using, not obtaining, the rating.
    • Edward Jones was recognized as one of the Best Workplaces for Millennials by Great Places to Work and Fortune magazine. The privately held firm ranked No. 2 overall, in its fourth appearance on the list.
    • 2022 Fortune Best Workplaces for Women, published September 2022, research by Great Places to Work , data as of August 2021. Compensation provided for using, not obtaining, the rating.
      • Edward Jones has been named to the 2022 Best Workplaces for Women list by Great Places to Work and Fortune magazine, ranking No. 45.
      • 2022 Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For, published April 2022, research by Great Place to Work , data as of August 2021. Compensation provided for using, not obtaining, the rating.
        • For the 23rd time, Edward Jones has earned a spot on the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For ranking by Great Places to Work and Fortune magazine. Edward Jones ranked No. 35 on the prestigious 2022 list.
        • 2022 Best Places to Work For LGBTQ+ Equality, Great Place to Work in partnership with Human Rights Campaign Foundation, published Equity Magazine January 2022, data as of July 2021. Compensation provided for using, not obtaining, the rating.
          • Edward Jones scored 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) the nation's foremost benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality. The ranking designated Jones as one of the best places to work for LGBTQ+Equality. Edward Jones does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
            At Edward Jones, we value and respect our associates and their contributions, and we recognize individual efforts through a rewards program that promotes a long-term career, financial security and well-being. Visit our career site to learn more about our total compensation approach, which in addition to base salary, typically includes benefits, bonuses and profit sharing. The salary range for this role is based on national data and actual pay is based on skills, experience, education, and other relevant factors for a potential new associate:

            Salary: $78795 - $134163
            Category: Headquarters

Keywords: EDWARD JONES, Columbia , Senior Business Systems Analyst-Sustainability, Professions , Columbia, South Carolina

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