Job Information

Lehigh Hanson Business Analyst - Accounts Payable in Irving, Texas

AutoReqId: 14051BR

Line Of Business: Corporate Administration (SSC, IT, Employee Services, Etc.)

Department: Accounting

Primary Location: Irving-TX

Pay Class: Salaried Exempt

Job Posting:

The Role and the Company

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

The Business Analyst role is based in Irving, TX and reports directly to the Director of Accounts Payable.

The Accounts Payable Business Analyst will be responsible for gathering data and creating daily, weekly, and monthly Accounts Payable KPI reporting, working closely with AP staff on daily reporting, daily statistics to monitor productivity and aiding on projects and process improvements.

What you’ll get to do

  • Gather and help to create transactional data focused reports; analyze data for trending and identify areas of further improvement.

  • Track measurements on key Accounts Payable processes (KPIs) and work with AP managers on additional productivity markers.

  • Develop and maintain critical daily, weekly and monthly reporting to assist AP with achieving productivity markers.

  • Create and maintain Dashboards for the Accounts Payable department.

  • Work with the AP SAP project lead on reporting to assist with transitional periods

  • Participate in continuous improvement efforts through data focused thinking; perform process assessments identifying opportunities and prioritization.

  • Work on short task assignments, as required, with SSC AP department to identify, report and document process defects and improvement opportunities.

  • Any other duties, as assigned.

Essential Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Field required, with course work in math/statistics (desired).

  • Strong MS Office knowledge and expertise, specifically Excel, Access, Power Point and Word.

  • Demonstrated initiative, ownership & accountability a plus.

  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships throughout the organization.

  • Cement, Aggregates, Ready Mix Concrete industry experience a plus.

  • Knowledge of ERP systems and interfaces a plus.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Critical thinking and strong analytical skills.

Preferred Experience and Skills

  • Math and statistics focus in undergraduate education

  • Previous Accounts Payable experience

  • Construction materials industry experience

  • SAP

What we have to offer

  • Competitive base salary and participation in our annual incentive plan

  • Highly competitive benefits programs

  • 401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions



Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled