Ariba Project Analyst

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Apr 29, 2016 - Requisition No. 49609

Bloomberg LP is seeking an Ariba Project Analyst to assist with the implementation and support of Ariba's Cloud-based solutions.

Your clients/colleagues will depend on you to:

  • Be an expert in Ariba's Supplier Management, Procure to Pay Collaboration & Procurement Content solutions
  • Work with business stakeholders to evaluate and drive adoption of new products and/or functionality
  • Partner with Ariba to manage system changes and enhancements
  • Define business requirements, lead the design and implementation process, test application capabilities and train users
  • Proactively work with the end-user community to improve business processes and procedures
  • Investigate and present new technology and solutions in the SAP Ariba product space

You need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • 6+ years of Ariba experience in Supplier Management, Supply Chain Collaboration & Procurement Content with SAP ECC as the backend system
  • Expertise delivering solutions within a formal project methodology including requirements gathering, design, configuration, testing and cutover
  • History of delivering high quality projects on time under aggressive schedules and the ability to
  • successfully manage multiple concurrent projects

  • Self-starter capable of driving requirements gathering sessions and managing issue resolution
  • Strong problem solving/troubleshooting and technical experience with the ability to identify root cause application issues
  • Project management skills and the ability to drive small cross-functional teams across technical,
  • business and functional resources
  • Ability to plan for and conduct project training to the end-user community including creating training and reference materials
  • Demonstrated ability to keep current on new Ariba functionality and understand complex system landscapes deeply integrated with legacy systems

We'd love to see:

  • A solid team player and an innovative thinker with excellent communication skills who loves challenges
  • Sourcing, Contract Management & Spot Quote experience

If this sounds like you:

Apply! If we think you're a good match, we'll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps

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