Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Application Analyst (Procurement) in New York, New York
Application Analyst (Procurement)
Job Posting Number: 12804
Professional – Procurement
April 4, 2017
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
Memorial Sloan Kettering is seeking an Application Analyst to join our dynamic Supply Chain Informatics group. In this position, the Application Analyst’s function is to gather business requirements and provide in-house consulting for review, upgrade and development of data delivery solutions for the Procurement Applications and to provide ongoing application support for the procurement users.
You Will Also:
Develop additional data delivery solutions using MS Office and desktop tools
Work on multiple projects with increasing complexity
Support the activities of the Procurement group in their effort to deliver data to the vendor and user community
Analyzes program requirements from business requests or functional specifications for procurement applications.
Participates in design of work flows and business processes to support procurement systems.
Build application specification documents (including but not limited to functional design, interface mapping, documenting data dictionaries, etc), create test plans, and configure to specification
Review test cases, prepare data and scripts and executes unit test plans on assigned projects.
Document Procurement Applications and record problems and user issues in the Financial Systems Log.
Maintain data required for an efficient and controlled purchasing environment.
Provide system administrative support to end user community
Review and help plan for the upgrade or system enhancements of all financial applications
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information
Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational
Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles
Able to operate effectively, even when things are not clear or the way forward is not obvious
Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Accounting, Mathematics, Engineering or related field required
2-4 years experience in Information Systems, Healthcare and/or Materials Management required
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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