New Job Business Consultant Associate (Entry Level) - Cic Fredericton In New Brunswick

Business Consultant Associate (Entry Level) - CIC Fredericton
Business Consultant Associate (Entry Level) - CIC Fredericton

Business Consultant Associate (Entry Level) - CIC Fredericton

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : Details not provided
Location : New Brunswick

Full Description

At IBM, we know that transformation drives change, and it is in our DNA to continuously transform. Our Business Transformation Consultants help drive large scale change that spans IBM business units and geographies. As a part of this team, you will have the unique opportunity to be a part of driving IBM’s ongoing transformation as a company that continuously innovates and leads the market.

Your Role and Responsibilities
At IBM, we know technology. But technology is only as good as the results it delivers. Are you interested and adept in application development methodology and tools? The IBM Client Innovation Centre (CIC): New Brunswick occupies a unique position in the IT marketplace – at the intersection of business and technology.

In this role, you'll work in our IBM Client Innovation Center (CIC), where we deliver deep technical and industry expertise to a wide range of public and private sector clients around the world. These delivery centers offer our clients locally based skills and technical expertise to drive innovation and adoption of new technology.

As a member of our team, you will help IBM clients solve some of their most challenging business problems, capitalize on market opportunities and achieve real value in today’s tough economy.

We’re looking for passionate, original thinkers who want to drive progress, grow their network, and further their careers. If you see yourself as someone who never stops learning, who believes no problem is too big to solve, and who wants to unleash their potential, a Business Consultant role is for you.

Candidates must:
  • Have graduated no earlier than 2021, and will be graduating no later than 2023
  • Have an Associate’s Degree, College Diploma, Bachelor’s Degree, or Master’s Degree by date of employment
    • Exception: This program does not accept MBA or PhD candidates/graduates
  • Have no more than 2 years of full-time professional related work experience
  • Be eligible to work in Canada without current or future needs for visa sponsorship
  • Be willing and able to live and work in New Brunswick, with minimal travel anticipated

We have a variety of Business Consultant opportunities available at IBM CIC Halifax including:
Project Delivery:

At IBM, our Project Delivery team excels by leading and coordinating a project team’s overall performance, scope, cost and deliverables for key leading Canadian clients. If you want to grow a career in Project Delivery, come start your journey with IBM as a Project Control Officer!

Project Control Officer Role & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for assisting with administering and controlling all aspects of the project including the project plan, project documents, time reporting and financial controls.
  • Assist in maintaining project schedules, meeting minutes, develop and maintain issue logs and project documentation repositories.
  • Develop presentation documents as required for project teams and consolidate project status reports.
  • Producing month-end project financial reports in collaboration with corporate project financial controller.
  • Assist in onboarding and offboarding of project resources.
Business Analyst:

Business Analysts deal with big data and analytics to help our clients ensure they are working most effectively by analyzing their processes and procedures to understand problems and find innovative solutions. Be ready to navigate the complex relationships that make the business world run and find the actionable insights that result in great business decisions. As a Business Analyst you will also work very closely with the Software Testers.

Business Analyst Roles and Responsibilities :
  • Responsible for documenting processes
  • Providing proactive, focused attention to assigned clients to help them get maximum value from their IBM solutions
  • Responsible for documenting the requirements using Business Analyst tools such as JIRA, confluence, ALM, blueprint, excel
  • Identifying business requirements
  • Analyzing defects uncovered during the various testing phases and identifying the resolution

Oracle PeopleSoft:
PeopleSoft is an Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system with a focus on HR, payroll and accounting modules. If you are eager to use your accounting and HR skills to improve our client's work flows then start your career off in PeopleSoft as a Junior Functional Analyst working with our keystone government client! Candidates interested in Oracle PeopleSoft MUST be eligible for Federal Government security clearance & MUST be available for shift work and on call support work in order to serve IBM's client.

Functional Analyst Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for maintaining system administration tasks on the PeopleSoft application
  • Supporting accounting, payroll & HR tasks on the PeopleSoft ERP application
  • Working with large databases from the client
SAP is multinational software corporation that develops enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations. IBM is a premier SAP business partner with a large 200+ team located at our CIC Halifax. SuccessFactors is SAP’s cloud platform to enable employers to manage their HR employee records. If you are interested in working with HR, have an aptitude for technology, and eager to use technology in your day-to-day work life start your career in SAP as a Functional Consultant!

SAP Functional career paths include:
  • Human Capital Management and SuccessFactors: Learn all the functions involved in managing the employee lifecycle from recruiting to separation
  • Finance and Controls: Learn how companies manage their financial records using SAP.
  • Logistics and Material Management: Learn how SAP helps clients manage their supply chain

Functional SAP Consultant Roles and Responsibilities :
  • Learn all the Human Resources functions involved in managing the employee lifecycle from recruiting to separation.
  • Learn how companies manage their financial records using SAP.
  • Learn how SAP helps clients manage their supply chain, procurement, finance, or human capital management
  • Use consulting skills & business knowledge to effectively integrate technology into the client's business environment in order to achieve client expected business results.
  • Assists clients in the selection, implementation, and support of the SAP HR module

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Business Consultant Required & Preferred Skills:
  • You have strong excel skills and enjoy making meaningful evaluations of a given set of data (tables, excel files etc.)
  • You have excellent domain, oral and written communication skills, relationship management, and issue management skills
  • You enjoy working in a team environment with team members of a diverse background and skill set along with being comfortable working on your own to complete individual assigned tasks
  • You enjoy working with the public and have demonstrated excellent customer experience skills
  • You will have demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to communicate with multiple levels of management and executives
  • You have the ability to learn new processes, coach and direct team members
  • You enjoy problem solving and delivering innovative solutions to complex problems that address client needs

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Please refer to the job description.

About Business Unit
IBM Consulting is IBM’s consulting and global professional services business, with market leading capabilities in business and technology transformation. With deep expertise in many industries, we offer strategy, experience, technology, and operations services to many of the most innovative and valuable companies in the world. Our people are focused on accelerating our clients’ businesses through the power of collaboration. We believe in the power of technology responsibly used to help people, partners and the planet.

Your Life @ IBM
In a world where technology never stands still, we understand that, dedication to our clients success, innovation that matters, and trust and personal responsibility in all our relationships, lives in what we do as IBMers as we strive to be the catalyst that makes the world work better.

Being an IBMer means you’ll be able to learn and develop yourself and your career, you’ll be encouraged to be courageous and experiment everyday, all whilst having continuous trust and support in an environment where everyone can thrive whatever their personal or professional background.

Our IBMers are growth minded, always staying curious, open to feedback and learning new information and skills to constantly transform themselves and our company. They are trusted to provide on-going feedback to help other IBMers grow, as well as collaborate with colleagues keeping in mind a team focused approach to include different perspectives to drive exceptional outcomes for our customers. The courage our IBMers have to make critical decisions everyday is essential to IBM becoming the catalyst for progress, always embracing challenges with resources they have to hand, a can-do attitude and always striving for an outcome focused approach within everything that they do.

Are you ready to be an IBMer?

About IBM
IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.

Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.

At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location Statement
Must have the ability to work in Canada without sponsorship.

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Syria, and the Crimea, Luhansk, Donetsk, Kherson, and Zaporizhia regions of Ukraine) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.