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Job Description :

Business Analyst, Enterprise Solutions (Workday)


News Corp, a global media and information services company, is looking for a Business Analyst to join our exceptional Enterprise Solutions organization!

This individual will work with the Enterprise Solutions Team, HR Services Team and Business Units to document business requirements, processes and data structures. They will help the team with communication and process improvement.  The Business Analyst is able to translate business requirements through analysis and design into functional solutions, and to work on a variety of ad hoc activities.  The BA is able to analyze data and be data driven with a strong understanding of data tools and concepts.

This individual will be working within the Information Technology team.  The team includes Workday resources, Delivery Partner resources, internal employees and consultants.


Location:  USA (New York, NY)


Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Enterprise Solutions Team and Business Units to document business processes, business requirements, and data structures.

  • The ability to be data-driven, able to analyze data with strong attention to detail

  • Gather and synthesize data in various forms by fostering relationships across geographical and functional teams

  • Develop high quality presentations including detailed decision making decks, high level summary decks, and detailed status reports

  • Quickly adapt to changes in business strategy

  • Help the leadership team communicate solution value to key stakeholders

  • Business Analyst helps in guiding businesses in improving processes, products, services and software through data analysis.

Required & Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience in a related field required

  • 2+ years of Business Analysis experience preferred in a Workday implementation environment; knowledge of HCM other than Workday is a plus (i.e. Ultipro)

  • Strong knowledge of Excel (pivot tables, v-lookups, etc.) and PowerPoint, SQL

  • Knowledge of HCM other than Workday is a plus (i.e. Ultipro)

  • Ability work collaboratively within a team and have strong influencing skills

  • Must be able to manage multiple priorities and complex tasks in a dynamic work environment

  • Must be skilled in analytical techniques, practices and problem solving

  • Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, at all levels including customers, vendors, peers, business stakeholders and management required

  • Must be self-motivated, rapid learner, and ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team

  • Detail oriented with excellent interpersonal communication skills

  • Excellent customer service skills



About News Corp:

News Corp seeks to hire individuals who work well in a team-driven working group, are highly motivated, intelligent, have sound judgment and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors. We seek candidates with good problem solving skills. The ability to problem solve through problem identification (what is the problem), solution assessment (what can be done), problem documentation (document for future) and problem response (implementing a solution).

Job Category:

Transformation Group