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Senior JDE Business Analyst

Posting ID:     11981
Position Type:   Full Time Salaried
City:   Vancouver, BC, Canada 
Location:   Vancouver Head Office

Who We Are:
Canfor is one of the world’s largest and most respected integrated forest products companies. For more than 75 years, we have been delivering top-quality lumber, pulp and paper products to our valued customers worldwide. With operations in Western Canada and the Southern United States, and sales offices around the world, you can find Canfor products in every corner of the globe. We are leaders in sustainable forest management and in converting wood residuals into green energy.

As we continue to grow our company and our markets, find out how you can grow your career with us.

The Opportunity:

Reporting to the Senior Manager of Sales & Supply Chain Systems, the JDE Senior Business Analyst will design, implement and support the organization’s business ERP (JDE) through research and fact-finding while considering the business implications of the application of technology to the current business environment. Role is expected to optimize and deliver best practices within the business functional groups.


Key Responsibilities:

Analysis and Solution Definition:

  • Collaborate with users from various business units to provide support, resolution of issues and enhancement of JDE system functionality
  • Understand the organization’s direction, structure, priorities and requirements
  • Build relationships with users, technical staff and management
  • Collaborate with various departments to gather business requirements and specifications to map out process workflows
  • Translate business requirements to value-added solutions
  • Document and analyze information and data as it relates to JDE (and other Oracle applications)
  • Prepare recommendation


Technical Recommendation and Testing:

  • Understand technical design specifications
  • Define test conditions
  • Develop accurate and complete test plans
  • Conduct unit and integration testing according to plan
  • Identify and document system deficiencies and recommend solutions


Project Execution:

  • Assist in enforcement of project deadlines and schedules
  • Understand the necessity of project standards and apply them consistently
  • Develop internal and external meeting objectives and agendas
  • Prioritize multiple tasks effectively


Required Skills :

  • Experience implementing, optimizing and supporting JDE Enterprise One or another complicated, large scale, integrated ERP in the areas of Foundations and Distribution, with knowledge of Financial Management
  • Organized and able to manage multiple and shifting priorities
  • Strong analytical skills with a solid attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, effective communicator
  • In-depth understanding of functional area(s) enabled by JDE applications
  • Working knowledge of database concepts and JD Edwards file structures

Hiring for this position is ongoing and wll be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

There has never been a better time to join the Canfor team and become part of the modern forest industry. We have a wide range of rewarding careers in some of the best communities in North America, with plenty of room for advancement. Our mills are modern, high-tech and safe; and our marketing and sales activities are world-class. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees.

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