Business Analyst

J.D. Irving
Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
Job role
Business analyst, CFO

J.D.Irving, Limited

Foundedin 1882, J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) has business units in:
  • Agriculture
  • Construction & Equipment
  • Consumer Products
  • Food
  • Forestry and Forestry Products
  • Retail and Distributions
  • Shipbuilding and Industrial Fabrication
  • Transportation and Logistics

Ourgrowth is driven by a set of consistent fundamental values through theyears:
  • Uncompromising quality in making products and committed service to our valued customers
  • An unwavering focus on continuous improvement and innovation in our diverse businesses
  • A responsibility to make a positive difference in our communities, where we are proud to live and work, as well as to the health of the land, air and water that sustains our world


AtJDI IT,the belief that what people experience matters more than technologyisintegral to how we work with and support our customers.

Withover 300 employees centralized in Saint John, Fredericton, Dieppe and Halifax,we offer ourteamthe opportunity to create real value by helping people andbusinesses work smarter. JDI IT supportsallthe J.D. Irving Limited group ofcompanies and therefore offers opportunities and experiences across a widebreadth of IT areas, businesses and industries. As a member of the JDI ITteam, you will be a key player in enabling the business to win by overcomingobstacles and "getting it done"!

Weinvest in continuous professional growth and believe that our ability as a teamgrows exponentially when we share success- as such, your coworkers will beamong the best in the Maritimes.

Soundgood so far? Then please read on - and if the below description fits yourinterestsand experience,we encourage you to apply. Come help JDI IT Raise theBar!

Ourhead office location offers an employee fitness facility, as well as a café andparking garage.

We currently have anopportunity for a Business Analyst in Saint John or Fredericton N.B. who will support the conversion of legacy business systems to modern platforms,including deployment of Trimble Landfolio for property management in 2021. Mustbe detail oriented with aptitude for business process mapping anddocumentation.

  • Education Required:
    • Bachelor's degree (preference to industrial engineering, computer science, or commerce)
    • Master's Degree in Business Administration would be an asset
  • Years of Experience Required: 3-5 years of experience as a Business Analyst
  • Experience with Visual Basic, Priva Environmental Control, Microsoft O365 Tools, ADO, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Process Mapping, Technical Documentation
  • Demonstrated success with business requirements analysis, group facilitation, gap analysis and process mapping and design as part of a business transformation
  • Experience in working in a formal systems development lifecycle methodology environment involving such artifacts as functional and detail design documents, business use cases, and requirements traceability
  • Demonstrated skill facilitating and building consensus among process stakeholders
  • Exceptional communication skills and experience in working with business experts at all levels and technical subject matter experts.
  • High energy, adaptability and sense of urgency
  • Lean Six Sigma or other process improvement certifications/ experience would be an asset
  • Implementation experience in an integrated ERP environment such as SAP or Oracle preferred

  • Business transformation including ERP, mobility, web and core system integration and replacement
  • Core project team of consisting of 25-30 business and IT subject matter experts plus supporting consulting resources
  • Analysis of functional and detailed business requirements
  • Documentation of current and future state processes, business requirements, test preparation, execution and traceability to requirements
  • Session facilitation and stakeholder alignment

To Apply forthis Career Opportunity:

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J.D. Irving, Limited is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.