Bain & Company is the management consulting firm that the world’s business leaders come to when they want results. Bain advises clients on strategy, operations, information technology, organization, private equity, digital transformation and strategy, and mergers and acquisition, developing practical insights that clients act on and transferring skills that make change stick. The firm aligns its incentives with clients by linking its fees to their results. Bain clients have outperformed the stock market 4 to 1. Founded in 1973, Bain has 57 offices in 36 countries, and its deep expertise and client roster cross every industry and economic sector.
Department and Team Overview:
Bain’s Global Financial Systems (GFS) department leads the maintenance and implementation efforts of the Finance organization’s 25+ financial applications. GFS team members work in tandem with the IT and Finance user community to ensure all systems are operating at peak performance and that new business initiatives are constantly being considered in our applications through enhancements, upgrades and implementations.
GFS team members are sought after members of the Finance community for participation on project teams due to their combined understanding of business functions, project management and technology. We work on a steady queue of projects with timeframes ranging from short to long term. We have staff in both our Boston and India offices, providing around the clock coverage to best respond to the needs of our Global community.
This position is responsible for projects related to the development, implementation and maintenance of Bain Finance’s corporate performance management (CPM) systems. These systems will initially be used for financial budgeting, workforce planning and revenue allocations with expansion to other functions expected in the future. Customers include local and Global Finance teams, firm management and other global departments. The position also works closely with fellow Financial Systems analysts.
Pre-launch responsibilities range from understanding and detailing user requirements, participating in design, testing, documenting and end user training. Post-implementation administration tasks include expanding current builds, report writing, monitoring data integrity and maintaining security.
To be successful, you will demonstrate an understanding of business needs, identify and communicate risks with recommendations to management and execute work to implement solutions.
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