Sr. Implementation Operation Analyst

Ceridian - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Do you thrive in an innovative and exciting environment that’s continuously evolving? Ceridian is looking for fun, intelligent, team oriented people who believe in our values: Customer Focus, Transparency, Diligence, Optimism, and Agility. Our workplace culture provides empowering programs for career growth and offers diversity and inclusion groups to support every person’s career journey. Ceridian employees have declared Ceridian a Great Place to Work® in 2019, a Glassdoor Best Places to Work in 2019, and one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the 16th consecutive year!
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About the Position:
The Services Operations team supports the success of the Services group by working closely with Management and other stakeholders to identify and lead various initiatives to drive improvements to the business. Reporting to the Sr. Manager of Operations, the Sr. Operations Analyst is focused on understanding the key business drivers and using that information to support all the related processes. You will assist with and/or own scorecard and performance metrics, financial modelling, forecasting, capacity planning, project management, internal analysis, and process streamlining. This role provides an excellent opportunity to join a group that is challenged with a wide range of project types and has exposure to the Implementation leadership team. You will see the impact of your work in this role.

  • Perform complex data analysis blending operational and financial data to allow senior management to make critical business decisions
  • Gain expert understanding of current and future business processes
  • Report on operational dashboard and goals. Work with the Sr. Manager to develop a monthly cadence for relevant metrics by consolidating communications and existing reports
  • Support and/or drive financial reporting and analysis
  • Understand revenue and expense implications of operational processes
  • Identify, evaluate and quantify process improvement opportunities; present key findings and propose improvement recommendations
  • Ensure operational processes are followed within the Implementation teams and that appropriate tools exist to support the teams in maintaining the integrity of data and/or process flow
  • Deliver work that is of high quality, accuracy and relevant - this includes financial models, management-ready presentations, and other relevant outputs as required
  • Work closely with other teams such as Finance and Sales Operations to understand and execute various initiatives within Implementation
  • Other ad hoc projects as required
  • Bachelor’s degree and strong academic record. A business background is an asset
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in a fast-paced company with demonstrated examples of initiatives taken to improve an existing workflow
  • 3+ years in a reporting or similar role working with financial or other models in Excel an asset
  • Positive attitude with a drive and capacity to learn quickly
  • Excellent organizational skills, follow-through on tasks, and ability to prioritize multiple tasks under pressure
  • Evidence of strong analytical skills, problem solving, and strong logical thinking
  • Experience leading projects from concept to results. Strong time management and organizational skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Positive attitude with a drive and capacity to learn quickly
  • Ability to work independently and manage deadlines at a fast pace amidst changing requirements and ambiguity
  • Flexibility and willingness to work on a variety of different types of projects
  • Strong business and financial acumen
  • Strong verbal communication and presentation skills. Ability to clearly articulate business objectives and manage large group discussions, including to senior management
  • Advanced Excel skills including building financial/ operational models from scratch based on business requirements, understanding content of existing models and troubleshooting errors/issues
  • Strong PowerPoint skills with the ability to craft executive-ready presentations
  • Experience with data modeling or statistical analysis a plus
  • Experience with NetSuite and basic to intermediate understanding of SQL
  • Develop solutions to complex problems that require the use of independent judgement and creativity
  • Demonstrated understanding of performance measurements, metrics, business and financial analysis
  • Experience in reporting and creating dashboards for leadership level audiences
  • Experience with Power BI is a plus
  • Ability to collaborate, negotiate and persuade, while maintaining positive relationships
Ceridian combines the excitement of a startup environment, with the growth opportunities of a large organization. We believe our employees should be happy and healthy, with peace of mind and a sense of fulfillment. We provide our employees with comprehensive benefits for various life circumstances and needs, great opportunities for career development, and a balanced lifestyle to achieve personal and professional success.
Ceridian is fueled by the diversity of our talented employees. We are an equal opportunity employer and embrace all individuals and what makes them unique. We consider all applicants, regardless of age, religion, race, color, ancestry, gender, gender identity, disability, national origin, race, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. We enthusiastically encourage all individuals to apply for positions that fit their passions. Come join our inclusive team and start collaborating with us on award winning projects!
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.