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Cloud Functional Analyst

Date:  Sep 8, 2021

Laval, QC, CA, H7P 5P9

Company:  Sonepar
Shift Type:  Professional


Sonepar Canada is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in the business-to-business distribution of electrical, industrial and safety products and related solutions. We are a proud member of the Sonepar Group, the world's largest privately-held electrical distributor. In Canada, we are represented by 7 locally managed electrical and industrial distributors and have over 114 locations with coverage in all 9 provinces.


To explore and learn more about Sonepar Canada, please visit www.soneparcanada.com



Reporting to the Director of Strategy & Special Projects, the Functional Analyst supports delivery of products in relation to digital transformation, with a primary focus on frontline customer relationship management technology.

Together with the designated Project Manager, the Functional Analyst is accountable to work with stakeholders to develop a product vision, gather and prioritize requirements. The Functional Analyst validates stakeholder requirements by rapidly prototyping/testing solutions (O365, PowerPlatform Dynamics, Azure), achieved by working with technology teams to deliver products in iterations leveraging Agile methodology. The Functional Analyst, working closely with the Project Manager, will also support release planning, scope, schedule and budget management.

What you’ll do

  • • Understand and Document Requirements - Work closely with business partners to gather complex business requirements and facilitate solution design discussions to ensure you meet project needs. Build strong relationships, lead discussions, listen and ask the right questions to ensure solutions meet requirements.
  • • Relationship Management - Build ongoing partnerships with key partners across the business, including Product, Channels, Technology, Marketing and Operations. Work closely with various teams towards a common goal and negotiate deliverables and milestones, as required.
  • • Agile Product Delivery: Deliver products in prioritized increments. Oversee the backlog development, testing and implementation of capabilities. You will support the design and integration of cross functional applications.
  • • Change Management – Provide support for the transformational change management initiatives that relate to the product rollout.


Who You Are

  • •ou act like an owner. You thrive when you're empowered to take the lead, go above and beyond, and deliver results.
  • You are a problem solver. You have exceptional critical thinking, problem solving and decision-making skills with demonstrated ability to independently identify and analyze business and technical problems and recommend solutions.
  • Detail Oriented. You understand that success is in the details. You notice things that others don't. Your critical thinking skills help to inform your decision making
  • You put our clients first. You engage with purpose to find the right solutions. You go the extra mile, because it's the right thing to do.
  • You can demonstrate experience in Agile Delivery, as well as Dynamics CRM/MS Dataverse. It is an asset if you have experience working with complex technologies and integrations.
  • You embrace and champion change. You'll continuously evolve your thinking and the way you work in order to deliver your best.
  • You give meaning to data. You enjoy investigating complex problems and making sense of information. You're confident in your ability to communicate detailed information in an impactful way.
  • You love to learn. You're passionate about growing your knowledge, and you know that there is no limit to what you can achieve.
  • You communicate effectively. You convey the right information with the right amount of clarity for the required target audience.



Expectations for this position

  • Microsoft Power Apps + Dynamics 365 Developer Certification is a plus
  • Excellent business acumen and understanding of core business processes
  • Excellent presentation and demonstration skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong learning aptitude and ability to learn new technologies independently
  • Demonstrate strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Must have excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Positive attitude towards change and ability to adapt


Your Experience and Abilities

  • 5+ years in a consultative, marketing, or sales organization
  • 2+ years in product management or project management
  • Understand, capture, and articulate a customer’s existing business process
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel
  • Strong understanding and usage of ERP software
  • Strong understanding and usage of BI reporting software


Technical Requirements

  • SharePoint
  • PowerAutomate
  • Dataverse
  • MS Business Process FLOW
  • DataFlows
  • Power Query
  • PowerBI
  • PowerApps (Canvas/Model-Driven)


We are interested in knowing you more. Start an exciting new career and enjoy many employee benefits by applying online. Sonepar Canada is thankful for your interest in joining the team, only individuals selected for interview will be contacted.    


More information on Sonepar Canada:


Website: www.soneparcanada.com  

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