Analyst, Controllership - Technology Optimization And Analytics

General Motors Detroit , MI 48222

Posted 3 months ago


Analyst Technology Optimization and Analytics

About GM

We're dedicated to achieving our vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion. We are looking for people who are passionate about helping us create safer, better and more sustainable solutions for personal mobility. Our bold vision won't happen overnight, but just as we transformed how the world moved in the last century, we are committed to transforming how we move today and in the future.

Why Work for Us

Our culture is focused on building inclusive teams, where differences and unique perspectives are embraced so you can contribute to your fullest potential as you pursue your career. Our locations feature a variety of work environments, including open work spaces and virtual connection platforms to inspire productivity and flexible collaboration. And we are proud to support our employees volunteer interests, and make it a priority to join together in efforts that give back to our communities.

General Motors is looking for a creative thinker who will understand complex business problems and determine system solutions. This person must have a passion for improving processes with innovation and automation. The Technology Optimization and Analytics Analyst will identify opportunities to automate or eliminate manual tasks and non-value add activities. The analyst will collaborate with teams within Controllership, Global Business Solutions, Finance and IT on the organization, prioritization and feasibility of proposed solutions.

As a member of the Technology Optimization and Analytics team, you will:

  • Partner with business teams to understand requirements of new business initiatives

  • Design and partner with IT to implement system solutions based on requirements

  • Develop and present data solutions to other members of the organization

  • Solve problems and develop new/enhanced control procedures to streamline existing business processes

  • Understand data structure, data interfaces and how data flows from source systems to the consolidation system to the forecasting systems

  • Recommend types of automations, analytics, and data processing approaches to apply to meet business objectives

  • Execute approved projects from ideation channels

  • Implement new technologies to support data analytics, dashboarding, enhanced control environment, and take work out initiatives

  • Select the best technology for approved solutions (e.g., HFM, SAP, Power BI, KNIME, Data Visualization, Robotics Process Automation)

  • Transition solutions to business resources for ongoing use, sustainment, and value realization

  • Define Controllership reporting strategy

  • Work with a high level of independent judgment and initiative, while being able to rapidly take on and assimilate work from existing team members when required

We are looking for the following education, competencies, and experiences:

  • Bachelor's degree with a major in accounting, business administration, information systems, or equivalent experience

  • Experience with HFM, SAP, Power BI, KNIME, and/or Robotics Process Automation

  • Ability to collaborate with business, IT, and data analysis resources to capture, prioritize and document solution requirements, and drive measurable results

  • Ability to take a strategic, transformational point of view on the position

  • Passion for innovation and automation

  • Highly proficient Personal Computer skills and technology driven

  • Willing to take on additional responsibilities, attend training, and learn new technical skills

  • Complex problem solving and analytical abilities

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Analyst, Controllership - Technology Optimization And Analytics

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