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Financial Systems Analyst

Company: Verisk
Location: Jersey City
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Company Description

At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions.---

Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.

But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.

It's the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact sustainability initiative. It's why we made a commitment to balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It's the aim of our "returnship" program for experienced professionals rejoining the workforce after time away. And, it's what drives our annual Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market innovations to solve our customers' problems.---

At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value. But far bigger, is why we do what we do.

At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career.---We have received the Great Place to Work - Certification for the fifth consecutive year. We've been recognized by Forbes as a World's Best Employer and a Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce. Verisk's Statement on Racial Equity and Diversity supports our commitment to these values and affecting positive and lasting change in the communities where we live and work.

Job Description

Verisk is seeking a Financial Systems Analyst to support the general ledger and reporting pillar within the oracle enterprise system.

Other Responsibilities Include

  • Performing the month-end and daily closes.
  • Investigate and resolve subledger and General Ledger inquiries from finance team.
  • Develop mitigation strategy for production issues, manage escalations.
  • Maintain multi-currency, elimination, and consolidation for legal entities across the globe.
  • Coordinate with the finance team on timing of the month(Q/Y)-end closes.
  • Maintain the report books to cater the BU finance leads.
  • Monitor the system performance and work with IT team to resolve issues.
  • Identify opportunities for automation, streamlining troubleshooting and improving customer experience
  • Responsible for software development and maintenance lifecycle support for integration points and integration systems associated ERP applications and associated third-party systems.
  • Creation and analysis of internal reports for management
  • Carryout functional testing and assist with end-to-end system test coordination
  • Special projects (part of a team on a need-by-need basis)
    • 1 to 4 years of experience in PeopleSoft General Ledger (experience in other ERPs will also be considered).
    • Bachelor's degree in finance, Information Systems, or related discipline
    • Experience with the implementation and support of an ERP software package
    • Experience with design and development of financial/accounting systems
    • Experience with the creation and analysis of internal financial reports in support of senior management
    • Critical thinking with effective communication and teamwork skills required.
    • Must be able to think analytically and under pressure with willingness to learn
    • Ability to prioritize and multitask, deadline and detail oriented
    • Troubleshooting skills, problem resolution, project management and technology evaluation to meet business requirements.
    • Strong proficiency in MS-Office
    • Ability to communicate at all levels with clarity, poise, maturity and precision both written and verbally
      Additional Information

      Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

      All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.

      Unsolicited resumes sent to Verisk, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Verisk business mailing address, fax machine or email address, or directly to Verisk employees, will be considered Verisk property. Verisk will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.

      Consumer Privacy Notice

      At Verisk, the health and safety of our people is our number one priority. Effective November 15, 2021, and subject to applicable law, all prospective hires for office based roles or roles that support any of our businesses' government contracts will be required to demonstrate that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by their start date, or qualify for a legally-required medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement, as a condition of employment. Hired candidates who do not demonstrate that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by their start date, and who have not been approved for a legally-required medical or religious accommodation will no longer meet the requirements for employment and their offers of employment will be immediately rescinded, in accordance with applicable law.

Keywords: Verisk, Jersey City , Financial Systems Analyst, Accounting, Auditing , Jersey City, New Jersey

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