Sr. Strategy Consultant - Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 45201

Novus Global Solutions is an NJ based professional services firm focused on driving consulting jobs back into the US. Novus has a unique anti-offshore model that has been recognized and accepted by many businesses in 4 continents and 9 countries. Novus is highly specialized in SAP and Management consulting and works directly with SAP and our customers to deliver consulting excellence. At Novus, you can have a challenging career that fosters your growth and ensures a positive impact on the environment. Novus is specialized on business intelligence and provides architectural as well as business solutions to its customers spread across all known industries. Novus is looking for a Sr. Strategy Consultant 12+ years of practical experience in IT business process analysis and requirements definition that includes 5+ years of experience independently leading business process analysis and requirements definition efforts Must have worked with the Big 5 for atleast 5 years Leads business analysis, business requirements definition, project scoping, and process mapping projects Leads the implementation of complex process changes Elicits, captures, validates and analyzes the business process requirements of stakeholders in assigned lines-of-business Applies proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to support subject matter experts in decisions regarding process optimization Researches and maps end-to-end views of legacy business processes Analyzes business processes and identifies and validates opportunities for streamlining Designs detailed end-to-end business processes based on confirmed understanding of process drivers and metrics Creates business analysis documentation including use cases, usage scenarios, process flows, data dictionaries, requirements traceability matrices, design documents, and project schedules Analyzes operational data and provides a process for identifying system operational problems and solutions Analyzes planned changes to assess impact on employees, customers, and stakeholders Utilizes best practices in leading organizational change management activities as new applications and services are implemented Translates conceptual user requirements into functional requirements in a clear manner that is comprehensible to software development team Facilitates and leads process discussions, requirements elicitation and validation work sessions, workshops, and workgroups Supports the functional configuration tasks and activities for software implementation projects Bachelors in information technology or computer science or related field from an accredited college or university Experience applying project management best practices in the management of projects. Experience in financial services industry particularly the micro-loans industry Proven, expert ability to develop and intuitively present complex ideas (conversationally or in presentations) to audiences with varying degrees of technical experience Outstanding customer, communication and interpersonal skills Ability to identify opportunities to automate processes for efficiencies Knowledge of various methodologies for analyzing and documenting requirements and business processes Ability to independently lead and conduct business process definition and analysis, business requirements definition, gap analysis activities, process optimization, and process risk assessment as well as test case scenarios to validate process performance Proven ability to lead Business Analysts in successful business process definition and analysis, business requirements definition, gap analysis activities. Ability to create systematic and consistent requirements specifications in both technical and user-friendly language Expert knowledge and understanding of MS Office software AND one or more of the following MS Visio, Blueprint software. Must have excellent verbal and written communication Must be able to start immediately Novus is an equal opportunity employer and is looking for candidates to join their team as employees. All candidates must be legally allowed to work in the US and must be able to work from Cincinnati, Ohio. Any companies or individuals representing companies submitting hotlists or adding us to unauthorized distribution lists will be reported to UCE for violation of privacy and SPAM laws in US which is subjected to a 10,000 fine per incidentemail or more.