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With more than 1,600 employees at 16 locations and in 13 countries we are one of the market-leading manufacturers of innovative coating technology. We bring colour, protection and functions to surfaces. Our customers are industrial enterprises, crafts enterprises and do-it-yourselfers. The enthusiasm for perfect surfaces unites us. We are not simply looking for employees. We are looking for people who share our enthusiasm.

SAP Business Analyst - FI/CO

Plymouth, MN, US, 55447


Title:  SAP Business Analyst – FI/CO 

Reports to:     Director of IT



Position Objective:

This individual will be able to collaborate with internal clients, IT colleagues, and other key business stake holders to support our US Finance organization to optimize business processes using SAP.  The individual is expected to perform all tasks in the development cycle, starting from business process definition, coordinating with our development team, configuration and unit testing, coordinating key user testing, coordination of changes to Production, and post-go-live support and fixes.





% of time          No.                                        Priority Order

45%    1          Effectively lead assigned projects, manage deadlines, manage business communication, and provide status updates.

25%    2          Initiate the concept, design, scheduling, development, configuration, and maintenance of SAP within the MM Purchasing module

15%    3          Design and Test functionality for regular code deployments

10%    4          Lead non-SAP related projects for business process enhancements



Relationship To Others:

This position will interact with a variety of departments and business teams globally with emphasis on developing and deploying IT function to meet evolving business processes.



Dimensions of Position:

This individual will be responsible for analyzing and develop improvements to existing manual and automated operational procedures involving financial, budgetary, and inventory information processing.


The SAP FICO Business Analyst should be an expert in the SAP FICO related business processes (including Inventory Accounting, financial statement reporting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Fixed Assets, and Budgeting/Planning) system navigation mechanics, and configuration requirements and integration with other modules. 


This individual will develop and maintain the configuration and functional design documents all the through production support and for subsequent enhancements.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:



  • Bachelor degree or equivalent preferred



  • 5+ years of experience with SAP FI/CO module including support, analysis, configuration, and writing specifications
  • Experience implementing changes and supporting SAP related processes for a manufacturing business
  • Experience with SAP Business Warehouse is a plus
  • Experience implementing and supporting SAP in global organizations is preferred
  • Experience with LSMW is a plus



  • Excellent communication skills in English is a prerequisite for this position.
  • Strong facilitation and presentation experience.
  • Experience in other SAP modules are a plus.
  • Strong Microsoft Office suite knowledge (Excel, Visio, PPT, Word etc.)
  • Strategic visionary of the role of information technology in supporting the business processes and strategies.
  • Creative and innovative thinker in leveraging existing technology to make business processes more efficient
  • Attention to detail
  • Creative thinking and negotiating
  • Change Management Communication Skills (Listening, Speaking, Writing, Inquiring)
  • Project Management
  • Process Management

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis