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Kent OH Full Time Posted: Wednesday, 15 February 2017
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Requisition Number: 11422
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company
Service Line: 1COR - Kent-Corporate
Employment Type: Regular
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level Required: Bachelors
Work Experience Required: More than 5 years
Relocation Available: Yes
Travel Expectations: Up to 25%

Job Title: SAP FI/CO Business Analyst

Job Summary

The Business Applications group at the Davey Tree Expert Company works as a team to focus on improving internal processes, making it easier to do business with Davey, supporting internal and external clients with technology and providing expertise in managing various projects. While we work primarily with SAP, we also develop mobile applications, integrate best-of-breed applications with SAP, provide insight through analytics, and support client-facing transactional systems such as our online billpay system.

The SAP FICO Business Analyst is responsible for providing SAP configuration and production support for systems related activities for SAP FI & CO Modules; looking for and executing business performance improvement projects, managing IT and non-IT projects with internal customers and external partners; providing application support to internal customers with focus on adding value to all processes; and producing training and documentation for new processes.

The position reports to the Business Applications Manager.

Major Functions

SAP FICO Configuration

Coordinates process and application enhancements for internal customers.

Analyzes existing processes and designs new flows for technology-reliant process improvements.

Serves as project manager for in-house development or implementation of vendor-based systems

Works with other team members to determine the overall effect of changes and enhancements across the entire value stream

Working with Executive Management on Performance Improvement Opportunities

Participates in the project governance committee to ensure the right projects are being chosen and executed.

Conducts analysis for project requests to find opportunities for improvement

Creates and reviews designs to make sure they are in line with business objectives

Coordinates team members in the execution of projects

Working with the BI team to produce analytics related to finance and accounting

Testing functionality, creating documentation, and training end users on new and current functionality

Insures that users are kept informed of all system updates and process changes

Provides training and development support to users


Bachelor Degree or equivalent required. Degree in Finance or Accounting strongly preferred.

At least 5 years Full time experience with the SAP FICO Module required. SAP hands-on configuration experience and daily production support in FI and CO, integration with Payroll, integration with SD, and multiple currencies required.

Experience with Project Systems integration a plus.

Ability to communicate effectively in English with all levels within the company

Self-starter with strong work ethic required. Consulting experience is a plus.

SAP ECC version 6.0 experience or higher required.

Experience leading or managing projects required. PMP, Scrum-Master or equivalent certification preferred.

Experience with a process improvement methodology such as Lean or Six Sigma strongly preferred.

Must be able to work in a fast-paced team-oriented collaborative environment with demonstrated ability to juggle and prioritize multiple, complex tasks and demands.

Experience with UX (User Experience) design preferred.

Strong organizational and relational skills required. Must be able to interact professionally and confidently with both C-Level executives and staff-level employees.

Experience with Readsoft or other AP Automation software preferred, but not required.

Experience building analytics & dashboards and using those to produce actionable insight to senior management strongly preferred.


Ability to travel around 2 weeks a year for professional development and field visits required.

The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at (see below) .

Kent OH, United States of America
The Davey Tree Expert Company
The Davey Tree Expert Company
2/15/2017 9:17:49 PM

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