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Specialist, Business Analyst

at Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado

Posted: 5/17/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 11f3268b-f18c-4461-98f5-4d50c205d0a8

Job Description

Monday thru Friday / 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

OBJECTIVE

To analyze functions, processes and activities of Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado and affiliates (Goodwill) that lead to continuous improvements towards the most effective use of funds, materials, equipment and people.  This position will utilize available computer systems, resources, and personnel to carry out analysis to support management’s decisions regarding useful business solutions and courses of action for continuous performance improvement.  Will be in communication with most other departments within Goodwill as well as outside agencies.

Our organization is in the due diligence phase of a merger with a neighboring organization.  Once this merger takes place, it will be the responsibility of the Financial Analyst to perform financial and accounting duties pertinent to the financial management of the merged organization.

QUALIFICATIONS 

Educational requirement: A Bachelor's degree and four years of experience in related field. May substitute known performance for formal education. 

Technical skills required: Computer proficiency is required. Financial analytical skills, word processing, spreadsheet, and computerized accounting system experience are essential to this position. Computer systems used by Goodwill are SAP Business One, Counterpoint, iVend, Ultipro HRIS, Novatime, Bi360 Data Warehouse and Report Designer, Tableau, RaisersEdge, and others. 

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY  

  • Works closely with organizational leaders to identify and solve a variety of business system problems to include formal meetings with management to solicit understanding of the problem, document the symptoms of the problem, formally define the problem, break the problem into component parts, gather information about each of the parts, and recommend a solution. Completion of activity would also include documenting the result of implementation of recommended solution.
  • Analyzes requirements, procedures, and problems to automate processing or to improve existing business systems
  • Assists in the planning, scheduling, and preparation of implementing improvement programs
  • Assists with data integration activities to provide consistent and centralized data and reporting to include participation with Goodwill Industrial International’s data collection and comparison process 
  • Creates and/or recommends innovative solutions which are aligned with company objectives
  • Works with teams to identify problems, analyzes information, and develops process solutions 

STANDARDS FOR MEASURING PERFORMANCE: 

  • Completeness, accuracy, and punctuality of reports and other assignments.
  • Must demonstrate savings attributed to implemented process solutions.
  • Successful submission of monthly and annual data files to Goodwill Industries International
  • Responsibility shown in ensuring all proprietary, financial, personal, and HIPAA information is kept confidential.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and respond to special requests
  • Initiative and quality of work.
  • The manner in which this individual conducts him/herself should reflect the high standards of integrity and morals, which are expected of all Goodwill personnel.

 Physical Requirements

 (This information is required to ensure compliance with various workplace regulations. Please identify each physical activity required in the performance of this position and mark the relative column below.

 

 

Continuously

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5-8 hours

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LIFTING: (as defined by ADA)

 

 

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   Heavy:       45 lbs & over

 

 

 

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   Moderate:   15-44 lbs

 

 

 

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   Light:           14 lbs & under

 

 

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CARRYING:

 

 

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   Heavy:       45 lbs & over

 

 

 

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   Moderate:   15-44 lbs

 

 

 

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   Light:           14 lbs & under

 

 

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PUSHING/PULLING

 

 

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REACHING:

 

 

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CLIMBING, use of legs only (stairs)

 

 

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CLIMBING, use of arms & legs (ladders)

 

 

 

 

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HANDS/FINGERS:

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    Fine Manipulation

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Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to employing qualified individuals including those with disabilities and/or protected veterans without regards to discrimination. 

 

 

To promote a Safe & Drug-free Workplace, a pre-employment screening may be conducted. Candidates may be disqualified for criminal history regarding drug use or sale, financial fraud, identity theft, abuse, violence, and/or theft.

 

Discover Goodwill participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS: 888-897-7781 or www.dhs.gov/E-Verify.

 

 

 

 

Application Instructions

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