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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Information Services
Business Analyst - Software & Strategic Solutions
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Job Description

The Business Analyst will apply strategic and analytical skills to assist customers solve business challenges. The Business Analyst must partner with other functions to develop and test strategies to address business challenges. The Business Analyst typically manages/leads medium sized projects working closely with the Lines of Business stakeholders and Professional Services/IT to deliver on solutions. The Business Analyst has a matrixed reporting relationship with the Dir, Consulting Svcs. and has specific application area assigned.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Analysis: Identify business challenges and opportunities for improvement and solve for them using analysis to make strategic or tactical recommendations.
Product: Perform modeling/analytics to assist new product and pricing strategies for various print products and communication solutions.
Marketing: Support marketing efforts for select products, and strategic intent for products distributed through the web storefront channel. Help build targeted insights to inform the design and development of new customer experiences, as well as breakthrough technology and concepts designed to deliver on new go to market strategies.
Execution: Involve problem frame-works, develop hypotheses, test and analysis, solution development, scope operational feasibility, lead implementation efforts and develop a monitoring plan.
Partnership: Work closely across Lines of Business including: IT, Sales, Operations, Finance and others to drive improvement in quality, volume, service, and profitability.
Strategic & analytic orientation: A proven track record of decision making and problem solving based on analytics. Conceptual thinking skills must be complemented by a strong quantitative orientation.
Strong business judgment, leadership and integrity: He/she should be a tenacious decision maker, able to bring a healthy, aggressive, yet responsible approach to business.
Strong communication skills: Impeccable written and oral communication credentials, coupled with strategic influencing skills and the ability to drive agreement through intellect, terpersonal and negotiation skills.
Clear results orientation: display an intense focus on achieving both short and long term goals.
He/she should be able to drive and execute an agenda in an uncertain and fluid environment.
Successful track record of thriving in a fast paced, entrepreneurial and dynamic environment.
Previous consulting experience is a plus.

Basic Qualifications:
Four year college degree preferred or equivalent business experience in business-to-business environment.
Minimum of 5 years of business experience required or a Master's Degree in Business or Information technology.
Preferred Qualifications:
Master's Degree in Business or Information technology
Knowledge of and experience working with Sales and Marketing
Strong business process knowledge in the area of Marketing including eCommerce and Digital Marketing
Experience with major projects involving system implementations and business process improvement
1+ years of experience in market research
1+ years of experience in consulting
Experience with CRM, pricing, ERP and BI supporting Sales and Marketing is also helpful

About Ricoh Americas Corporation

Ricoh Printing Systems America, Inc., formerly Hitachi Printing Solutions America, Inc., is an established world-class provider of advanced, high-end printing solutions engineered for industrial and specialty printing applications. A subsidiary of Ricoh Printing Systems, Ltd., RPSA is part of a leading global operation with customers in North America and Europe. Ricoh Printing Systems, Ltd. is the parent company of RPSA and an established manufacturer active in Japan and Asia. RPSA, with a 40 year legacy of innovations in digital printing, markets reliable high performance printers, software, supplies and professional printer services, designed to provide production printing and vertical market customers with superior printing solutions for a wide variety of applications. Long a formidable force behind the scenes in production printing Ricoh Printing Systems has supplied enterprises with millions of dollars worth of high end equipment to perform core business functions. With a large R&D investment RPSA,s Simi Valley engineering team and technical support personnel are dedicated to providing US-based customers with hands-on expertise and the ability to make product refinements to meet specific business demands.