Anaplan Principal Consultant

Employment Type: Full-Time
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Job Description: Impetus Consultants are collaborative and curious – working together to figure out the best solution for our clients. Impetus Consulting Group is actively seeking candidates who are problem solvers, enjoy working on challenging projects, and want to work in a fast paced, rapidly changing environment.

The Anaplan Principal Consultant’s primary responsibility will be serving as the lead solution architect and subject matter expert for large scale technical solutions in Anaplan’s multi-dimensional models. The ideal candidate will have deep expertise in model building, strong technical background, and can deliver results for complex problems in different industries.

Responsibilities of the Principal Consultant include:

  • Formulate and develop implementation strategy for identification of business requirements, process design and sustainable solutions for our clients
  • Demonstrate technical knowledge for software implementations including activities around field to field data mapping, conversion validation, system and security configuration, user acceptance testing, and system integration testing
  • Identify gaps in business and technical requirements, testing, potential project risk, and communication issues in client delivery
  • Provide technical instruction by actively mentoring team members through the improvement of the delivery of optimal solutions
  • Assist with determining priorities, scope, timeline, goals, and key milestones for projects
  • Maintain customer focus and demonstrate leadership to drive consensus and project related decisions
  • Deliver presentations and demonstrations to audiences ranging from executives to business users
  • Serve as the application and software subject matter expert throughout the implementation lifecycle
  • Communicate well written and orally at all levels-managerial, technical, and user

Required Attributes:

  • Background in financial/multi-dimensional modeling, analytics or business intelligence
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in implementing Performance Management Solutions using Anaplan, Oracle Hyperion, SAP EPM, IBM TM1/Cognos, Tableau, or similar technologies
  • Prior experience in a project team environment using structured methodologies for gathering business requirements, business processes, data conversions, and system interfaces
  • Ability to work independently, manage small engagements, or parts of a larger engagement
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem‐solving skills
  • Demonstrated organizational and prioritization skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, Information Management and Technology, Engineering,or related field and equivalent experience

Desired Attributes:

  • Prior experience with Consolidation/Financial Reporting, Sales Performance Management, Supply Chain, Management Reporting, or Enterprise Operational Planning
  • Prior experience in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) like Agile methodologies
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS) –SQL, ANSI SQL, MySQL, PL/SQL in Oracle, PartiQLin AWS, SAS
  • Prior experience in business development and providing sales support including contribution to RFPs and conducting demo sessions for prospective clients
  • Familiarity with Sales Performance Management solutions
  • Prior experience with leading ETL tools (Informatica, SnapLogic, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI))
  • Anaplan Certification such as Master Anaplanner
  • Ability to manage a project team of 1-3 people
  • Master’s degree in Finance, Economics,or Business Administration

About Impetus Consulting Group (a Keyrus Company):
Impetus Consulting Group is a professional services firm focused on driving improved bottom-line profitability to our clients through actionable analytics and sustainable processes leveraging best-in-class tools and proven solutions. The Impetus team has a long history of implementing integrated solutions for Planning & Forecasting, Profitability, Strategic Cost Management and Business Intelligence. Through partnering with the Impetus team, our clients have achieved sustained ROI on their performance management initiatives. Impetus combines deep technical skills with broad industry and functional knowledge. Impetus Consulting Group has a track record of delivering sustainable solutions for our clients.

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Employment Type
Full Time
Job Location
90010, Los Angeles, CA, US
Date posted
March 5, 2020
Valid through
May 30, 2020
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Position: Anaplan Principal Consultant

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