TM1 Support Consultant

TM1 Support Consultant

Job Title: TM1 Support Consultant
Location: Western Cape
Salary: 400000.00
Reference: JN -082017-9263
Job Published: August 24, 2017 10:42

Job Description

TM1 Support Consultant
This role will be the primary system support specialist for the African/Europe and Americas time zones. This role will partner with key finance stakeholders in the development and support of the PBF (Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting) environment for the client. The client is a Global company with a TM1 (now called IBM Planning Analytics) user base of more than 1000 users. Working in a team of 2 support specialists as part of a bigger team that will rotate in shifts from 8AM – 5 PM or 5PM-1AM weekdays. There is flexibility to work from home depending on the level of experience.

Some international travel might be required. This is a permanent position in the Business Intelligence/Business Analytics sector in Cape Town, South Africa (Northen Suburbs).
Salary negotiable based on experience and qualifications.

Duties and responsibilities
  • System support of IBM Cognos TM1 applications in a global environment. 
  • Liaise with Business Unit financial stakeholders to optimize reporting and analysis. 
  • Maintain and improve all TM1 assets, including Cubes, Dimensions, Rules, TI Processes. 
  • Maintain and improve reporting suites. 
  • Train, develop and support other business users using IBM Cognos TM1. 
  • Ensure updated documents of all procedures, processes, rules and definitions are maintained.

Education and Experience
  • Tertiary qualification will be an advantage, preferably with IT knowledge.
  • Interest in BI/BA tools specifically with Cognos BI, Microsoft SQL/Server and/or PowerBI will be an advantage.
  • 1+ years of experience with IBM Cognos TM1, either administration or support will be an advantage.

The candidate must have:
  • Good general computing knowledge, troubleshooting and support capability on the Microsoft Windows platform, a good understanding of networking fundamentals, familiar with application configuration.
  • A strong sense of responsibility and integrity.
  • Ability to work under pressure and deliver on deadlines.
  • Business analysis experience.
Over and above technical skills the candidate will be required to interact with business users and will require good communication and people skills.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a specialised team that focuses on delivering Business Performance Management using BI/BA technologies.

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