Business Analyst

March 6th, 2023

Location: San Francisco, CA/Hybrid

Role: Business Analyst | Department: Finance | Reports to: Financial Applications Manager


Company Overview:

Brightmark tackles the planet’s most pressing environmental challenges with imagination, optimism, and activity that is making real progress toward a cleaner future. We do this by taking a holistic, closed loop, circular economy approach that has actual results. Driven by equal parts urgency and optimism, we Reimagine Waste. We deploy circular waste solutions, focused on plastics renewal (circular plastics) and anaerobic digestion (renewable natural gas), that disrupt the status quo and make actual change happen. Our programs are tailored as scalable project solutions that meet specific environmental needs around the world and in communities where people live and work.


Join us as we build toward a more livable future without waste!


Job Summary:

We are seeking a Business Analyst to join the ERP team. The candidate is expected to support the team by working closely with the Finance / Accounting teams to own finance systems, develop new business processes, and provide day-to-day system configuration and support across the organization. Your excellent communication and problem-solving skills will be key to your success in this role. Additionally, your demonstrated business and technical acumen, and your ability to manage appropriate business documentation, requirement gathering, system configurations, and day-to-day interactions with cross-functional stakeholders will be highly valued.  


  • Develop new business processes in close coordination with the Finance / Accounting teams 
  • Work with business users to develop solutions to meet user needs and requirements.  For example, assist in developing reports and updating configurations to streamline business processes 
  • Plan, review and support process and systems change configurations and customization requests 
  • Develop and maintain proper system access for all roles across different systems 
  • Support end-user day-to-day requests for new searches, reports, KPI’s and dashboards 
  • Create, document, and manage customizations, workflows, custom objects, new functionality and Sage Intacct Apps based on evolving business needs 
  • Develop, test and deploy custom application extensions using system API and 3rd party tools 
  • Run business process testing for ongoing financial systems upgrades 

Success Criteria (what success will look like in this role):

  • To be successful in this role, you must enjoy a fast-paced environment where you would be interacting continuously with cross-functional teams.  
  • Your contributions to the team would assist in effectively managing the underlying key infrastructure systems and processes that help Brightmark scale and deliver on its business strategy.  

Experience & Professional Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Business, Finance, or Engineering 
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with accounting  ERP (exposure to Sage Intacct is highly desirable)  
  • 2+ Years of Consulting is a plus  
  • Experience with database query tools (SQL) and building APIs is a plus  
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, customer service, and analytical skills 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with an ability to summarize and present findings or challenges to all levels of staff and management 
  • Ability to gather, interpret and apply critical thinking to data to help inform decisions 
  • Attention to detail with the ability to effectively document business processes, systems and workflows 
  • Hands-on experience supporting technical systems such as Salesforce, Adaptive, Expensify or equivalent is highly preferred 


  • Medical 
  • Dental 
  • Vision 
  • 401K 
  • Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave 
  • Commuter Benefits 
  • Disability Assistance 
  • Paid Vacation

Salary Range:

  • $87,000.00 – $100,000.00 per year 


Please apply on Paylocity.

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