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Senior Business Analyst – PeopleSoft (Human Capital Management)
ERP Office-ITS

MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centered teaching, and on providing opportunities for students to grow and achieve.

The university provides a transformative education in a creative, collaborative and supportive learning environment. 19,000 full- and part-time students are enrolled in more than 65 programs: four-year undergraduate degrees, applied degrees, university transfer programs and one- and two-year diploma and certificates. Additional offerings include preparation for university and college, English as a Second Language, professional and personal development courses and workshops, corporate training and the Alberta College Conservatory of Music.

MacEwan University has implemented a PeopleSoft enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. We are looking for an experienced and self-motivated individual to support our PeopleSoft Human Capital Management application. The Senior Business System Analyst provides analysis, direction, quality control and planning related to process execution and performance of the University’s ERP system and other sub systems in the area of Human Resources and Payroll. The role also ensures that the correct business functionality, requirements, and industry standards are addressed within computer and business applications. The Senior Business Analyst works in partnership with the business area management, Information and Technology Services, and client stakeholders in the analysis and development of enhancements to the University’s Business Process Management needs.

Major responsibilities include project based and on-demand business requirements analysis, coordinating future system projects, and identifying, prioritizing and developing action plans and responses to operational, maintenance and enhancement activities.

The successful candidate will have a post-secondary degree or diploma related to Information combined with business analysis experience and minimum 5 years of working experience with PeopleSoft Software. Previous experience in Human Resources and payroll within a post-secondary or public institution is preferred.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group are critical. You need to demonstrate the ability to conduct effective meetings and workshops coupled with excellent problem solving, analytical, and organizational skills.

Note: In your application, identify project life cycle experience as well as the PeopleSoft modules you have had experience with. Experience with integration between PeopleSoft suites of products is also desirable.

This position is included under the Administrative Support and Supervisory Personnel Policy D1020.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Continuing
Salary $61,985.08 to $95,043.79
Closing Date June 26, 2015
Competition No. 15.06.053
Apply In Person/By Mail MacEwan University
Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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