JDE Senior Business Analyst

Peerless Chain Company is searching for a JDE Senior Business Analyst.  The Senior Business Analyst will be responsible for delivering high caliber customer service to the business supporting the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne customers. The Senior Business Analyst will represent the team in communications with the business and all levels of support when necessary. 

What you will be doing:

  • Work closely with the Business Unit’s (BU) functional representatives in the development of simplified/lean process improvements or operating practices which best utilize the systems to improve quality; increase productivity; and supports business goals.
  • Own issue / risk identification, escalation, resolution and communication with the project team and functional management including BU functional leaders.
  • Interaction with JDE related vendors to achieve success for assigned activities and tasks
  • Develop peer, cross-functional & cross-BU relationships to maximize best practice sharing & team effectiveness.
  • Responsible for the timely completion of project tasks and activities within functional area by directing activities of others as well as maintaining individual project responsibilities.
  • Responsible for the development of functional training and coordinating the on-going functional support, including, but not limited to the development of BU “super users”
  • Act as a functional change agent by creating a sense of purpose to meet the goals of the business & leading by example.
  • Assure conformance to system architecture, methods, standards & practices & promote their creation.
  • Analyze the BU’s competitive position in the use of technology in relation to industry best practices.
  • Prepare, present & review overall plans, status reviews and reports as required by project and with BU responsible.
  • Participate in strategy planning activities, and coordinate the analysis, requirements development, design, documentation, and testing for JDE and its related systems

Ideal candidates will have: 

  • 5+ years’ experience as a JDE BA in a manufacturing/distribution environment
  • Distribution Module experience is required.
  • Reports Now experience, or similar reporting tool
  • Proven record of accomplishment in implementing change.
  • Strong Data Analytics to support data collection and reporting.
  • High level of initiative and attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize daily workload both for themselves and the systems group, and work in a team environment.
  • Ability to work independently, identify priorities and work successfully with minimal supervision.
  • Drive to continue to learn and grow in the use and application of JD Edwards Citizen Developer Tools as well as other third-party reporting and analytical tools.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to meet objectives by influencing and engaging others across multiple teams.
  • Quality and cost driven.
  • Ability to travel 20% -25% of the time to other domestic locations.

Preferences (optional, but desired):

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Information Systems.
  • Manufacturing Module experience a plus.
  • Power BI experience a plus.
  • RF Smart experience a plus
  • Smarter Commerce Experience a plus
  • Configure One experience a plus 


About Us:

Peerless is the largest manufacturer of chain in North America and is one of the largest divisions of the Kito Group (a worldwide leader in the sales of hoists, headquartered in Japan). Peerless offers an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, disability, life insurance, 401(k) plan with a company match, as well as many other benefits.

If you think you would be a good fit for our team, we encourage you to apply!

  Equal Opportunity Employer/AA