Req ID:  2154


Date:  15-Nov-2022

Senior Business Analyst, Finance Systems

Job Description


The DFS Technology team is seeking a Senior Business Analyst for the Finance Systems team – a global role, based in Singapore. This individual will be responsible for maximizing the value of key technologies used by DFS Finance teams at its corporate offices in Singapore and Hong Kong as well as all global store locations. They will do this by working collaboratively with business and IT partners to execute the Finance domain technology roadmap. The role will entail business analysis and end-to-end service delivery and support. 




  • Regularly review existing product performance with the DFS business to ensure technology products meet business expectations in terms of quality, availability, and functionality
  • Regularly review product performance within the Global Technology organization to identify continuous improvement opportunities
  • Develop and maintain healthy relationships with key business process owners to enhance the reputation of Global Technology as a trusted business partner
  • Seek to identify new processes and procedures to better exploit the technology portfolio to deliver enhanced value to DFS
  • Undertake business analysis to understand new business requirements and develop ideas to enhance existing systems to meet those requirements
  • Enforce strong governance processes to manage enhancement demand, ensuring that DFS technology resources are deployed to deliver the best value to DFS 
  • Manage vendor delivery to ensure quality, timeline, and budget are met
  • Collaborate with business colleagues to develop and implement processes to improve governance of Finance IT Governance-related data throughout the product portfolio
  • Manage projects to deliver new or enhanced functions to the Finance application landscape that are aligned with DFS business strategy and objectives


Key Requirements


  • Bachelor or higher degree in Accounting, Computer Science, or IT.
  • At least 3+ years of relevant experience in Finance systems, especially SAP FICO.  
  • Functional and Technical skillset in SAP FICO is a MUST.
  • Experience with SAP BPC on Consolidation Reporting, and Planning is added advantage.
  • Knowledge/Experience on S4/HANA is added advantage.
  • Knowledge/Experience in other Finance technologies such as Expense management systems, and P2P systems are added advantages.
  • Ability to validate and challenge user requirements to ensure that appropriate due diligence is placed on requirements. 
  • Knowledge of architecture standards and industry best practices in SAP FICO
  • Strong experience in integration between SAP MM-FI, SAP SD-FI, and other cross-functional areas
  • Workshop planning, facilitation, and scribing.
  • Creation and maintenance of knowledge repository relating to systems: requirements, solution designs and development and work practice-related documentation.

This role is based in Singapore.
This role involves collaboration and management of overseas (remote) individuals and teams, and the candidate should be comfortable with this working arrangement. 

DFS is an equal opportunity employer. It is the Company’s policy and practice to employ, promote and treat all employees and applicants on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency and to provide all employees with a workplace that is free of discrimination. Employment decisions are based on qualifications such as education, work experience and talent, and are made without regard to race, color, gender, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any other basis protected by law.