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Senior Business Process Analyst - Supply Chain in North Canton, OH at The Timken Company

Date Posted: 8/22/2018

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Job Description

Your Career Begins at Timken 
If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken.  Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.


This position provides support to Global Business Process Owners(BPO) in the coordination, measurement and analysis of metrics used to track process adherence. Specifically,

  • Supports Global BPOs in drive to standardize global processes and ensure adherence via structured monitoring process and KPI’s. Drive Continuous Improvement and establish/monitor metrics to measure success. 
  • Supports Global BPOs in defining new businesses or refining/improving existing business processes  within the SAP function(s) assigned.  Interacts with other business process analysts and/or Global BPOs as needed to accomplish assigned work.
  • Reviews / approves SAP access requests to minimize risk violations and SOX compliance issues.
  • Serve as Regional BPO to handle day to day support to STARs, Power Users, and/or end users.
  • Updates and/or delivers training to STAR users, Power Users, and/or end users as needed.

Key functional SAP process areas supported by this position include, but are not limited to, Distribution/Warehouse/Logistics, Manufacturing, and Order Management.


1. Responsible for “End to End” process understanding by functional teams executing the business processes, IT functional support groups and Sr Management.

2. Owns Sub-process design content

3. Responsible for ensuring Training process and materials are in place and sustained

4. Supports functional areas in the development of standard work and/or work instruction content  (in conjunctions with STARS and Global BPOs)

5.  Drive adherence to process by supporting organizations via the establishment and reporting of key process adherence metrics . 


  • Knowledge / experience in SAP functional areas of distribution/warehouse/logistics or manufacturing/scheduling/planning
  • Experience in problem-solving and consensus
  • Ability to work at all levels of the organization and to interface effectively with related functions
  • Strong analytical orientation with ability to synthesize data into information
  • Project Management skills
  • Communication skills both written and verbal


Minimum - Bachelor Degree or equivalent diploma with 5 years experience in Supply Chain, Manufacturing or related fields

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.