Senior Optimization Executive Banner Finance | CampusWorks, Inc. | $70k-$110k | Remote (US)

Senior Optimization Executive Banner Finance | CampusWorks, Inc. | $70k-$110k | Remote (US)

70,000 - 110,000 / year
Remote US
Application ends: July 13, 2024
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Job Description

Highlights of the Job Offer

  • Position and Salary: Senior Optimization Executive for Banner Finance at CampusWorks, Inc. with a salary range of $70k-$110k per year.
  • Remote Flexibility: Fully remote role accommodating candidates nationwide.
  • Role Focus: Optimization of business processes for higher education finance systems using Banner-by-Ellucian ERP.
  • Experience Requirements: At least 2 years of experience leading functional areas of an organization or with Banner ERP implementations in higher education.
  • Key Responsibilities: Business process review and optimization, leading organizational change, and implementing technology solutions to enhance efficiency.
  • Skills Required: Strong leadership, superior communication, and the ability to facilitate diverse groups and build consensus.
  • Desired Qualifications: Previous experience as a business analyst working with ERP components of Banner Finance is preferred.
  • Professional Growth: Opportunity to work on impactful projects, collaborate with a network of professionals, and grow a diverse skill set.
  • Consultancy Benefits: Flexibility in work arrangements, involvement in dynamic projects, and access to a community of consultants (HappyCampus).
  • Additional Benefits: Includes 401(k), vision, dental, medical insurance, unlimited vacation, paid time off, and various other employee benefits.

Job Offer Details

CampusWorks functional consultants engage with the CampusWorks clients in higher education to assist them in evaluating their current processes, designing future state optimal processes, and work collaboratively with the functional and technical teams of the organization and CampusWorks to design, develop, test, train, and rollout solutions with our clients.  The CampusWorks team efforts are designed to assist clients in fully leveraging their people, process, policy, and technologies to bring together a streamlined and efficient student experience, that allows students to focus their energies on learning and fully engaging in the educational community.  

Business Process Review and Optimization Consultants for College & University Finance Systems working with our teams in assisting our clients in fully leveraging their ERP systems features and functionality. The ideal candidate will have expertise and experience using the Banner-by Ellucian ERP solution within College and University financial management including but not limited to: GL/Chart of Accounts, Accrual Accounting, Budgeting, Purchasing, Contracts, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Grants Management, Fixed Assets, Student Payroll, Tax Reporting, Analytics & Reporting. The candidate will review and implement within higher education the above listed functional areas.

Responsibilities

  • Demonstrated ability to lead organizational change and the full adoption of technology to enable organizational operations and efficiency
  • Solid leadership skills, including facilitating diverse groups, creating consensus building and preparing the organization and individuals for change and ongoing continuous improvement
  • Business process review experience, including reviewing and recommending policy changes, staffing, and organizational alignment changes, and realignment of roles and responsibilities when appropriate
  • Demonstration of superior communication skills and the ability to provide a consultative approach to end clients
  • Demonstrated experience facilitating the diverse needs of functional areas, students, faculty, staff and leadership across higher education organizations.
  • Demonstrated ability to map current and desired processes with detail showing the various process steps and who is performing each step.
  • This includes mapping out very complex and at times dysfunctional processes that have arisen over time in an organization.

Experience & Education

  • 2+ years’ experience leading, managing, or directing functional areas of an organization and/or with Banner ERP implementations in a higher education environment. 
  • 2+ years’ experience as a functional expert within the Banner ERP system utilized within higher education.  
  • Prior professional experience as a business analyst working with ERP components of Banner Finance. 
  • Demonstrable experience measuring delivery standards, processes, and procedures preferred. 
  • Client-facing consultative experience working within complex, matrixed multi-location teams preferred. 
  • Demonstrated subject matter expertise in chosen practice. 
  • Leadership skills, including diverse group facilitation, consensus building, change management, and continuous improvement oversight and strategy. 
  • Experience reviewing business processes, including policy changes, staffing and organizational alignment, and realigning roles and responsibilities as appropriate for team efficiency and effectiveness. 
  • Professional, clear communication skills with a consultative approach to client stakeholders 
  • Experience evaluating and assessing the diverse needs of functional areas across higher education institutions, including functional operations, student populations, academic faculty, professional and support staff, and executive leadership. 
  • Ability to accurately document and articulate current and desired processes with detailed steps and responsible stakeholders throughout the life cycle. Identifying complex and potentially dysfunctional processes based on historical practices and data may be required. 
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with clients and colleagues nationwide. 
  • Flexibility to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change. 
  • Ability to deal efficiently with escalations and difficult situations/people under pressure. 
  • Excellent time management, interpersonal communication, training, presentation, organizational, and decision-making skills. 

Benefits of a CampusWorks Contract Consultancy: CampusWorks contract consultants partner with our clients to provide solutions that promote positive change for campuses to reach their full potential. If you are looking to expand your experience and impact, grow a portfolio of projects, or leverage your expertise and experience in a new way, CampusWorks contractor projects could be your best career move.   CampusWorks contracted consultants experience: · Collaboration: CampusWorks fosters a collaborative environment where you can work with other talented professionals on projects that align with your interests and expertise. ·  Flexibility: Whether you have your own business, prefer selective work periods, or seek work-from-home opportunities, we offer flexible assignments to suit your needs and goals. ·  Impactful Projects: As a partner in our HappyCampus community, you will have access to dynamic and challenging projects, making positive changes for the clients we serve. ·  Variety: The needs of our clients are likely to vary, adding some diversity to your daily tasks while allowing you to grow a variety of different skills.

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Salary and compensation

No salary data published by company so we estimated salary based on similar jobs related to Education, Finance and Senior jobs that are similar:

$70,000 — $110,000/year

Benefits

💰 401(k)

🌎 Distributed team

⏰ Async

🤓 Vision insurance

🦷 Dental insurance

🚑 Medical insurance

🏖 Unlimited vacation

🏖 Paid time off

📆 4 day workweek

💰 401k matching

🏔 Company retreats

🏬 Coworking budget

📚 Learning budget

💪 Free gym membership

🧘 Mental wellness budget

🖥 Home office budget

🥧 Pay in crypto

🥸 Pseudonymous

💰 Profit sharing

💰 Equity compensation

⬜️ No whiteboard interview

👀 No monitoring system

🚫 No politics at work

🎅 We hire old (and young)

Location

Remote