IrvineRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Irvine jobs

Senior Business Process Analyst

Company: ANSYS
Location: Irvine
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Job Description:

Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulation. We empower the world's most innovative companies to deliver transformational products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software solutions, we help our customers solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination. Whether you are a software developer, product engineer, sales team member, or part of our corporate team, at Ansys we know that by embracing what makes us each unique, we become collectively better.

Summary / Role Purpose

The Senior Business Process Analyst will be responsible for assisting in the continuous improvement and transformation of accounting processes and systems.

The role will assist in the implementation of new systems within the accounting function. In addition, this role will monitor global KPIs for the Accounting function and identify and implement process improvements to increase the timeliness, accuracy, and efficiency of the accounting function.

This role reports to the Director of Accounting.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support the functional administration of accounting systems (Oracle EBS, OBIEE Blackline, CoStar, Spreadsheet Server)
  • Assist in the implementation of Celonis
  • Identify automation and process improvement opportunities within the accounting function and assist with the implementation
  • Author documentation surrounding key processes and procedures
  • Assist in delivering training to accounting personnel
  • Participate in the evaluation of new systems for implementation within the accounting function, including migration to cloud ERP, and coordinate implementation with IT
  • Coordinate the UAT process for accounting system implementations and upgrades
  • Maintain the standard chart of accounts
  • Monitor KPIs established by management for the accounting function and implement process changes to improve KPIs
  • Ensure data reconciles between accounting and reporting systems
  • Maintain and update global accounting policies

    Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience
    • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Accounting
    • A minimum of five years of professional experience
    • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills
    • Must have strong organization skills and demonstrate an attention to detail
    • Must show ability to multi-task and work well independently
    • Must be thorough in preparation of work products
    • Must have basic extensive experience with accounting systems and processes including major Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

      Preferred Qualifications and Skills
      • Certified Public Accountant
      • Experience with Oracle and Blackline

        At Ansys, our diverse, collaborative teams give us the strength and insight to solve the world's most challenging engineering problems. Our ONE Ansys culture has at its core:
        • Customer Focus
        • Results and Accountability
        • Innovation
        • Transparency and Integrity
        • Mastery
        • Inclusiveness
        • Sense of Urgency
        • Collaboration and Teamwork

          At Ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary leaders across the globe. Collectively we strive to change the world with innovative technology and transformational solutions. With a prestigious reputation in servicing well-known, world-class companies, standards at Ansys are high - met by those willing to rise to the occasion and meet those challenges head-on. At Ansys, it's about the learning, the discovery and the collaboration. It's about the "what's next" as much as the "mission accomplished." And it's about the melding of disciplined intellect with strategic direction and results that have, can and do impact real people in real ways. All this is forged within a working environment built on respect, autonomy and ethics.

          At Ansys, you will find yourself among those eager to drive the world towards the next best thing with hands planted firmly on the wheel. Our team is passionate about pushing the limits of world-class simulation technology, empowering our customers to turn their design concepts into successful, innovative products faster and at lower cost. As a measure of our success in attaining these goals, Ansys has been recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by prestigious publications such as Bloomberg Businessweek and FORTUNE magazines.

          Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following awards: Bay Area Best Places to Work, a Pillar World Awards Gold Winner, Fast Company Best Places to Work for Innovators, a Gold Stevie Award for Great Employers, the FORTUNE Future 50, a DCA Silver Winner, an R&D100 Finalist, a 20% by 2020 Women on Boards winner, a 2020 Pittsburgh Tech 50 - finalist, and America's Most Responsible Companies.

          For more information, please visit us at

          We are committed to creating a culture of inclusion and belonging where everyone thrives as ONE Ansys team.

          Ansys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.

          Ansys does not accept unsolicited referrals for vacancies, and any unsolicited referral will become the property of Ansys. Upon hire, no fee will be owed to the agency, person, or entity.

          Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

Keywords: ANSYS, Irvine , Senior Business Process Analyst, Accounting, Auditing , Irvine, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Irvine RSS job feeds