Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores SAP Business Systems Analyst - Accounting/Finance in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Req ID: 119445

BASIC PURPOSE: Responsibility for projects, support and optimization of financial systems and processes throughout SDLC lifecycle, including Analysis, Design, Testing, Implementation, Execution and Innovation.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Drive implementation and improvement projects for business areas supported

  • Understand integration points between financial systems and SAP-ECC, external vendor and other business systems

  • Quickly understand business needs and translate that understanding into a form that leads to the creation and/or composition of better solutions

  • Elicit, communicate and manage internal and external customer requirements

  • Work with business leads to prioritize work list

  • Clearly communicate project and break-fix status to business leads, manager, and other stakeholders

  • Analyze and document as-is and to-be processes and systems

  • Discover process gaps

  • Derive improvement potential for business areas supported

  • Provide input to establishing process performance measurements related to business systems and processes supported, including measurements for new solutions to determine successful implementation and drive optimization

  • Contribute to and support best practice process management approach for Business and IT

  • Provide expertise in change management, process management and project management

  • Contribute to the development of process standards and evaluation of tools as needed

  • Perform feasibility studies/solution reviews

  • Understand and ensure that quality standards are met

  • Working knowledge of business areas supported to serve as an advisor in business systems and process oriented solutions

  • Coordinating work of others to ensure solution delivery

  • Creation and execution of test plans and scripts in support of solution delivery

  • Other duties assigned as needed

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required

  • Experience:

  • 5+ years directly related experience in an analyst capacity, designing and implementing IT solutions on various platforms

  • 2+ years managing projects

  • Knowledge of accounting/finance practices.

  • Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship

SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Skills:

  • Knowledge of various IT solutions, patterns and architecture

  • Knowledge of Accounting and Finance solutions, with experience in or integrating to SAP ECC 6.0 preferred

  • Knowledge of business intelligence, data warehousing, application design and integration, SOA, Microsoft.Net, web services and workflow/process automation

  • Strong Problem assessment/analytical skills/critical thinking

  • Capable of thinking of the big picture while sorting through details

  • Ability to be flexible in an ambiguous environment

  • Ability to work within resource and time constraints

  • Ability to manage 200+ emails per day

  • Ability to manage numerous competing demands in an extremely high stress environment

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Suite of tools, including: Office, Visio, Excel, Project

  • Typical Physical Demands:

  • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping

  • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds

  • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator

  • Requires normal range of hearing and vision

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Clean Places, Friendly Faces. It's been the guiding principle at Love's for more than 50 years, and it's leading us into the future. We're passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with plenty of fuel, food and supplies. Love's has two primary kinds of stores. Our 'Country Stores' are fueling stations with a convenience store attached. The larger ' Travel Stops' are located on interstate highways and offer additional amenities such as food from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and more.

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