Illinois Tool Works, Inc. Systems Business Analyst (Finance) in Norwood, Massachusetts

Systems Business Analyst (Finance) at ITW

Job Description

Systems Business Analyst (Finance)

Instron® is a global organization that designs, manufactures, sells and services materials testing systems. Instron is a clear global leader in materials testing applications and its leadership in the marketplace is continually expanding. You will find that our established strength, commitment to our core values and team focus provides an engaging work environment and offers exceptional opportunities for personal and career development.

The Opportunity

A newly created role focused on maximizing the value we receive from our investment in enterprise software and line-of-business applications. The Systems Business Analyst will act as a liaison between business teams and departments (the business end of the organization) and Information Technology (the providers of services). For this particular role we are looking for someone that has a deep understanding of financial business processes as they relate to a multinational manufacturing business and of ERP software. This position is responsible for specifying processes, developing and maintaining software solutions as well as working closely with the end-users to understand business objectives and provide daily support activities. These include: end-user support; documentation; system and report writing and testing.

Job Requirements


The ideal candidate will have previous relevant business systems analysis experience with ERP systems (IFS ERP system experience is an advantage), combined with experience working with Accounting or Finance teams and systems. Candidates should also have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related field and superior Excel skills, including pivot tables. Additional requirements include:

  • Working knowledge of BI and other data analysis tools.

  • Working knowledge of Enterprise Application Integration.

  • Strong abilities to visualize information and processes.

  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.

  • Strong time management skills and the ability to work independently.

  • Strong communication, negotiation, project leadership, and interpersonal skills able to deal with a diverse range of stakeholders.

  • Ability to form effective working relationships at all levels within the organization.

  • Proactive. The ability to rapidly mobilize and deliver.

Take this opportunity to join a successful team where you can make an immediate impact. Enjoy a competitive salary and a generous benefits package that includes health, dental, life and LTD insurance, 401k (with match), and a 100% tuition reimbursement program. Applicants should send a resume, referencing job code SBA34 , to [Click Here To Join]

Instron is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.