Lehigh Hanson Services Data Analyst in Irving, Texas
Line Of Business: Corporate Administration (SSC, IT, Employee Services, Etc.)
Primary Location: Irving-TX
Services Data Analyst
The Company and the Role:
Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.
Lehigh Hanson is part of the Heidelberg Cement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.
The Services Data Analyst position is critical to building data and processes that will pave the way for our future purchasing model across North America. This role will be responsible for managing a full implementation of service purchasing to include building services data, implementing the SAP service Master, integrating Kronos time accounting system with SAP as well as eProcurement for services.
This role will be the key element that resides between the business and IT in order to develop a process that will enable Lehigh Hanson to leverage technology in order to more efficiently purchase services in a controlled manner. This will allow for better visibility into granular analysis of service hours and materials. Initial stages of this role will involve requirements gathering, data analysis, business process design, training development and delivery. These task will require tight integration with the purchasing team in order to structure service contracts in a manner that will enable more efficient. Future learnings from data analysis will be employed to leverage spend and improve efficiencies through possible automation and business model decisions (make vs. buy services?).
This position will reside at the corporate office in Irving, Texas. Our corporate office supports the Lehigh Hanson plants in North America and offers a competitive benefits package that includes a 401(k) savings plan with company match, tuition reimbursement, and employee purchase program. Amenities include an on-site deli, free covered parking, and free fitness center.
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled
What You will get to Do:
Work with Business and STEP team to develop business processes
Document Processes in Process Design Documents
Develop business cases that will aid in guiding decisions and managing change
Perform data analysis to support adjustments to our purchasing approach
Work with Purchasing to shape service contracts that will enable success in technology driven processes
Work with process teams to discuss business rules for data creation
Apply Data quality governance for SAP master data through data coordination and integration to ensure efficient processes and consistent data flows to business and stakeholders
Focusing on Continuous improvement of Processes
Strict adherence to master data rules, procedures and governance
Creation of new SAP master data where applicable
Performs root-cause analysis on processes
Collaborates with the SAP support team in the creation and implementation of new or revised business Processes
Who we are looking for:
Bachelors in Business, Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
Minimum of three years of experience in SAP
Strong knowledge of SAP ecosystem for P2P
Experience with Kronos
Expert Skills in MS Excel
Proficient in MS Access, Word, and Power Point
Sound Communication and Presentation skills
Ability to turn raw data into logical information for reporting
Ability to multi-task and prioritize
Must Function well in a team environment and be able to function productively within an ambiguous work environment
Ability to identify problems and issues and assist with reporting questions
Above average attention to details, concern for the correctness of work, and strong commitment to completing tasks on time
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled