Country:

Canada

Cities:

Toronto

Area of expertise:

Business and Tech Integration

Job Description

Together we do what matters

The Anaplan Model Builder is responsible for the successful build, implementation, & support of Anaplan-based solutions. The ideal candidate is a team player who possesses strong analytical skills, has experience building financial models and enjoys solving and streamlining complex business problems

Day-to-day Responsibilities

  • Support solution design and development
  • Build assigned requirements
  • Assist in data validation, testing, and overall deployment of new models
  • Provide production support processes including routine operational activities, maintenance support activities, and issue resolution
  • Monitor data flows to and from business teams’ systems to ensure all data is up-to-date and accurate

About You

You are a results-oriented self-starter with attention to detail. You are a fast-learner and a creative thinker. You can drive change in unstructured environments. You can think and work systematically and logically. You are excited about working with a global technology leader to solve business-critical problems for some of the top companies in the world. You are passionate about software and its potential to move organizations forward through innovation. 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in IT, Finance, Business Management, or comparable (preferred)
  • 1+ years of planning system experience (Anaplan preferred)
  • Experience leading teams and managing collaboration across geographies
  • Savvy analytic and problem-solving skills  
  • Technology & Experience Design Skills 
  • Strong networking skills 
  • Experience identifying and resolving issues independently (e.g., troubleshooting)  
  • Possess a customer service orientation with a demonstrated desire to exceed expectations  
  • Consistent delivery and follow through on commitments  
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite - MS Excel, MS Access, MS SharePoint
  • Great organizational skills with attention to detail 
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills  
  • 2+ years of professional experience with a multinational corporation and/or a professional services firm focusing on technology, enterprise performance management, business solutions, FP&A and/or digital enablement
  • Ability to effectively communicate information to both technical and non-technical stakeholders 

Required Technical & Business Skill Set 

  • Level 1 & 2 Anaplan Model builder certification
  • Financial Planning & Analysis experience (strongly preferred)
  • Understanding of data architecture and integration across platforms
  • Working knowledge of software development methodologies (Agile)  
  • Experience in business analysis and requirements gathering and management 
  • Knowledge of Social Collaboration tools
  • Demonstrated ability to think and work systematically and logically
  • Clear and concise oral and written communication
  • Negotiation skills
  • Results oriented / self-directed ability to drive change in unstructured environment
  • Good internal client interface and presentation skills
  • Business acumen
  • Time management skills
  • Customer oriented attitude and good interpersonal skills


Do you want to work in an environment that supports you? We believe in gender equity and an inclusive community! We offer a comprehensive benefits package: generous vacation allowance, disability coverage, retirement plans, paid maternity and paternity leave, life insurance, extended benefits to cover items that support your well-being, health, dental and vision insurance, professional development, and paid Microsoft certification opportunities.




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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 59,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 


We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.


We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 


Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com