Responsible for managing and support of the PeopleSoft General Ledger, Fixed Assets, Accounts Payable, and other finance related applications, systems, and programs. Manage business and functional analysts in the team and provide support to Finance management applications domain. Lead the selection, installation, configuration, customization, implementation, maintenance, and support of technical, business, and functional solutions. Understand business processes of Finance business areas and oversees the collection of user/business requirements and translation of them into well engineered and tested business solutions.
Job Specific Duties
Collaborates with business and functional analysts (both staff and consultants) and manages enterprise-wide implementations and support of PeopleSoft Finance systems.
Facilitates the development of business cases, supporting FSCM domain-IT initiatives (including problem definition, potential benefits, initial scope, and cost estimates). Advocate for successful execution of key business processes. Work closely with Finance, Accounts Payable, and Supply Chain business team to research and identify potential innovative solutions to business processes.
Fosters collaboration and teamwork. Communicates project and work status to direct leadership, appropriate sponsors, and stakeholders. Works closely with Finance, Supply Chain, Accounts Payable, and IT teams. Ensures compliance to contractual obligations.
Analyze and evaluate proposed business procedures or problems to define and align technology needs. Troubleshoot and resolve business processes and interface issues and document resolutions for future reference.
Liaison between the business units, technology teams, and support teams. Defining and conducting system tests and system validation.
Effectively collaborate with development team to provide faster solutions to business.
Creates a culture of innovation through involvement and engagement. Follows to applicable IT common processes and standards.
Works with Finance, Supply Chain, and Accounts Payable business leadership to define the strategic direction consistent with Enterprise IT strategy, architecture, development and security standards and business principles. Looks for enterprise-wide opportunities to create value for NCHS.
Effectively ensures project timelines are established, meeting outcome, and next steps are documented and follow through is implemented in order to keep the projects on track.
Provides leadership and develops system design, enhances workflows, tests, trains, and implements. Promote and maintain day-to-day communication with IT and business teams, bring transparency to IT, and finance business leadership.
Leads design sessions to formulate functional requirements to analyze and evaluate existing systems for enhancement or proposed new technologies for Finance business areas.
Research, plan, install, configure, troubleshoot, maintain, and upgrade software and interfaces with other related systems.
Minimum Job Requirements
7-10 years of PeopleSoft or equivalent ERP systems experience in supporting General Ledger, Accounts Payable, and other Finance modules as both the functional and technical expert
3-5 years of experience in progressively responsible IT leadership in managing Finance applications
Experience with implementing, maintaining, and supporting PeopleSoft FSCM and related modules
Prior technical experience with Oracle and other E systems
Experience with project management and solid understanding of milestones, deliverables, and resources
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Bachelor's Degree preferred.
Experience in Lean Methodology preferred.
7+ years of PeopleSoft experience in healthcare or related industry preferred.
Thorough understanding of General Ledger and Accounts Payable processing ("Procure-to-Pay") and how they interact with each other.
Ability to analyze and resolve complex application system problems, provide resolutions, and recommendations.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills; attention to detail.
Strong interpersonal (listening and communicating) skills.
Excellent negotiation and consulting skills.
Adaptable to change and ability to handle multiple projects at once.
Collaborative in role as a team member; delivers results and balances priorities under pressure.
Nicklaus Children’s Health System, is the region’s only healthcare system exclusively for children. In addition to Nicklaus Children’s Hospital and a growing number of outpatient centers located throughout the tri-county area, the health system includes Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation, the organization’s fundraising arm; Nicklaus Children's Pediatric Specialists, a nonprofit physician practice subsidiary; a management services organization, and an ambulatory surgery center. Our vision is to be where the children are. Ultimately, this means being there through all stages of health and life, both physically and emotionally. To be a trusted partner to children and their families, not only in times of illness, but throughout their life journey. Our mission is to inspire hope and promote lifelong health by providing the best care to every child.