AD Financial Apps

Covance   •  

Princeton, NJ

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


11 - 15 years

Posted 177 days ago

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Job Overview

This position works in a specific area of expertise to streamline business processes, and design financial systems and data which support those processes.


  1. Partners with relevant finance & business leaders to ensure understanding of system processes.
  2. Works to design functionality and processes which minimize system customizations.
  3. Carries out activities to minimize system customizations, implements process changes to avoid customizing the system.
  4. Assists with system configuration and testing.
  5. Analyzes and diagnoses problems encountered within PeopleSoft and recommends solutions.
  6. Translates assigned business functions into modifications/required enhancements and analyzes the impact on the rest of the system.
  7. Identifies and facilitates resolution of risks and issues.
  8. Leads various Business\Finance Project teams and Initiatives
  9. Provides guidance and review for capability developers.
  10. Partners with 3rd Party Vendors as needed
  11. Owns and drives process improvemet opportunities
  • Principal Contacts
  • Finance, Supply Chain, Internal Audit, Project Accounting heads and process owners. Relevant  operational/business leaders.




  1. BA/BS in Finance, Accounting, Computer Science, Business Administration or related technical field required.
  2. Ability to perform intermediate/advanced computer skills (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Minitab).


  1. 10 + years of relevant functional and system knowledge/depth.
  2. Demonstrated analysis and problem solving skills using innovative thinking.
  3. 10 + Years PeopleSoft Financials Experience
  4. Comfortable with ambiguity and navigating a complex matrix environment.
  5. Excellent communication, presentation, influencing and facilitation skills.

Job Number 2018-20816