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Company: Alcoa
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Just as aluminum is the element of possibility, so too, are our current and future employees. We relentlessly pursue outstanding and sustainable results and creatively transform ideas into value. At Alcoa you can quickly make your mark, impact your world and grow your career. Alcoa is a truly global company with many locations worldwide. Alcoa's U.S. portfolio includes Alcoa's corporate headquarters (ACC), Alcoa's Technology Center (ATC),  four smelters, hydroelectric power and a calcined coke plant. While some roles are based on-site, Alcoa also offers a flexible working model for certain positions. Come learn what's possible for you!

About the job

Alcoa is looking for a Business Systems Analyst to manage the general corporate finance system support and business process transformation initiatives with focus on Oracle EBS General Ledger, Project Accounting, Fixed Assets globally. Responsibilities also include support for Alcoa compliance and privacy programs.

The position works in partnership with the business global process owners improving, redefining, and implementing solutions; bridging the gap between business strategy and rite sized technology solutions which fit in a sophisticated technology ecosystem.

The analyst will support the transformation and modernization of Alcoa's Enterprise application portfolio and ecosystems through simplification, standardization, digitalization and assists with improving the integration, automation, and data strategies, following company's standards, governance structure and targeting commonality of business solutions.

Key challenges

  • Work with GL, PA, FA business teams using their extensive knowledge to ensure their needs are fulfilled and support to optimize business performance

  • Develop positive relationships, provide services to these business areas, comprehend current condition, business needs, strategies, and plans and recommends efficient changes for existing processes and systems.

  • Work closely with the business on reporting and data analytics needs (Orbit Analytics, Power BI, Global Data Warehouse).

  • Manage the business demand for the global T&E team (using Concur).

  • Facilitate ideation, option development, solution design, implementation and deployment roadmap development for new (digital) initiatives and application projects.

  • Develop and document project requirements, including detailed specs, work estimates, timelines, results, and achievements.

  • Provide leadership and direction to offshore technical development and support teams.

  • Stays ahead of technology trends and innovations and collaborates with IS Architecture & Governance, Integration, Infrastructure, Data Architects, Security, Data Privacy and other groups to ensure right adoption of business solution used by these areas.

About you:

Our values – act with integrity, operate with excellence, care for people – are at the foundation of everything we do. To be successful in this role and to play a part in our ongoing success we desire the following background:

  • Technical degree: Information Systems, Engineering or Business Administration with experience implementing IS Solutions.

  • 5+ years systems implementation & support experience on sophisticated, large scale applications.

  • Must have knowledge and experience with Oracle ERP R12: General Ledger, PA, FA.

  • Experience implanting custom solutions to fill functionality gaps with Oracle R12.

  • Experience in customer-facing position and problem-solving skills.

  • Good communication written and verbal.

  • Effective interpersonal and leadership skills; collaborative style to work with and through others.

  • Technical programming skills a plus PL/SQL, Shell Scripting, Oracle Application FND architecture.

To support our teams and their families beyond the workplace, Alcoa provides an outstanding benefits package effective day one of employment! In addition to medical benefits, we offer structured work-from-home programs, employee resource group opportunities, 401K options and a first-rate vacation plan for valuable work-life balance.

Alcoa encourages applications from women, people of diverse backgrounds and those with different skills and life experiences. Alcoa is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.


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