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Invest ITG Business Analyst Consultant

Invest ITG Business Analyst Consultant

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Job Description

Context of this search:

The IDB INVEST, a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, is a multilateral organization based in Washington, D.C., that is committed to the development of Latin America and the Caribbean through the private sector.

The team:

The proposed consultancy is to support IDB INVEST’s financial processes including current and new functionality. The incumbent will support the project team with the business process mapping, analysis, QA / Testing management and business support. 

What you’ll do:

  • Work with technology and business unit leadership to manage the optimization of our cash management processes, which include business function reengineering, technology optimization, and in mitigating operational risk.

  • Act as liaison between IT and Finance to document and translate business

  • The successful analyst will work closely with the business unit to map existing cash processes, identify opportunities, and write-up detailed business requirement documents that will drive configuration / development changes.

  • Work on the build-out of test scripts and perform key testing during production roll-out of new functionality.

  • In addition, the candidate will project manage various initiatives to ensure transparency, a game plan around execution, and provide the subject matter expertise needed for the successful implementation.

  • Liaise with leadership of the business units, vendors, and management consulting firms.

  • Coordinate, and manage the various phases of identification of a solution by working with vendors in demos, drill-down sessions, and with the build-out of an RFP process to identify the various functional requirements.

What you´ll need: 

  • Citizenship: If you are not a citizen of United States of America we may offer assistance with relocation and visa applications for you and your eligible dependents.

  • Consanguinity: You have no family members (up to fourth degree of consanguinity and second degree of affinity, including spouse) working at the IDB, IDB Invest, or IDB Lab.

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Computer Sciences or related field, Master’s degree is a plus. At least 2 years of experience in business process analysis and design.

  • Experience: Minimum 5 years of experience in a business analyst role in at least 3 years as a business analyst, preferably in the banking sector, strong skillsets in the application of cash management of loans, derivatives, securities, and other fixed income instruments, strong skills to understand various asset classes, their life cycle, and events to cash processing, cash reconciliation / matching, and wiring, knowledge of third-party systems related to cash management solutions especially PeopleSoft, SAP, and SWIFT, good communication skills as you will be liaising with various team leads and their proxies, ability to structure project plans, PowerPoint slides, and lead meetings, analytical, ability to structure an approach and methodology when looking at solving key business issues, treasury solutions or PeopleSoft knowledge of Cash Management, GL, or Deal Manager Modules is a plus.

  • Languages: Fluent in English or Spanish.

Functional expertise:

  • You are able to work in a high-pressure environment while juggling multiple tasks, and to effectively prioritize tasks.

  • You are able to understand and translate clients’ (business units) needs into solutions, providing services that meet clients’ expectations for quality and performance.

  • You listen actively, obtain necessary input, share ideas, speak persuasively, and convey information in a clear, objective, and concise manner.

  • Areas of Expertise:  Familiarity with business process modeling tools and techniques.

  • Skills: Excellent communication, analytical, facilitation, and process modeling skills. Proven ability to work both independently and in a dynamic team environment. Ability to extensive business processes analysis and workflows.