This role will be a senior individual with experience providing strategic direction with regard to the enterprise architecture as well as incorporating best practices. The majority of the current solution is Hyperion centric hence focus on an individual to drive that platform, Person who can strategically think outside of just Hyperion as they walk through the process. This individual would be required to partner heavily with business partners as well as work with other external vendors in place to help drive solutions.
The redesign/architecture responsibilities will be a big piece of the overall role
Provision of a first class Hyperion Support Service - managing customers expectations at all times and ensuring platforms are available and fit for purpose when our customers need them.
Manage a team of appointed staff who are responsible for the support of relevant Platforms ensuring information availability and quality.
Daily management of the operational application deliverables.
Provision of a robust Route to Production Framework for all Enhancements and Developments
Provision of an e2e Incident Management Framework including the management of the Customer impact where outputs are delayed or impaired.
Manage the final delivery of outputs.
Management of a 'current' Operating Model for support and development in line with a changing business environment.
Drive the strategic development of all platforms supported.
Positive contribution to the wider RBS Management Objectives.
Positive contribution to and operation of an extended team model.
Scope of Role: - Technical Knowledge
Work with cross-functional/departments teams to gather complex business requirements and turn into practical planning, reporting analytical solutions
Effective in full life cycle development of - Hyperion Planning or Essbase solutions; Including system requirements; design, build, and implementation and documentation
Troubleshoot and optimization of applications.
Build effective and sustainable client relationships
Developer level knowledge of data integration tools such as ODI and FDM
Experience with Oracle Hyperion reporting tools Financial Reporting and SmartView
Sound understanding of corporate finance processes and technology including knowledge of key corporate operational systems (ERP, GL, Data Warehouse, etc.)
Experience Oracle Hyperion Product family/projects involving multiple tools such as Essbase, Hyperion Planning, DRM, FDM, HFM, OBIEE in an on-site / off-shore mode
Experience with structured project management implementation process
8 - 10 Years of Overall Experience.
Experience with multiple products in the Oracle Hyperion product family (HFM, OBIEE)
Hyperion Certified Professional
MBA/ Bachelors Degree in Accounting /Commerce - Previous Finance or accounting experience Financial Systems environment
Advanced MS Excel skills
Previous Finance or accounting experience Financial Systems environment
Relational database experience
A sound working knowledge of how data is used within a financial organization both operationally and for reporting and analysis.
A proven data control / reference data background with relevant experience.
Strong analytical skills coupled with the ability to present complex problems in a simple way