Praxair Distribution, Inc., a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 250 company that supplies atmospheric, process, specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services & technologies is seeking a Business Analyst for our location in Burr Ridge, IL.
The Business Analyst will identify, analyze, and track department key performance indicators (KPIs) and other operational metrics in support of Praxair Distribution, Inc.'s Hardgood operations. The Business Analyst be responsible for performing accurate and detailed data analyses and will make recommendations based on data findings to improve operations and increase revenue/margin growth.
Participates in process development and business management discussions to ensure the department achieves its strategic objectives
Supports Product Management in a Data capacity
Understands overall business system landscape in order to define detailed requirements, analyze business and validate solutions
Discovers abnormal trends and gaps in product offerings and creates business cases, processes and implementation that will lead to improved operations & revenue/margin growth
Performs market analysis to discover revenue/margin growth opportunities
Communicates issues and/or opportunities to management that impact the department's performance goals
Develops project documentation for internal clients to facilitate sharing of project outcomes and best practices
Handle numerous task assignments simultaneously, work independently or with a project team
Extracts and summarizes raw data
Bachelor's Degree required, MBA preferred
3 years Business Analyst or similar experience is preferred
Proficient in Access & Excel
Statistical background is preferred
Six Sigma experience is a plus
Ability to dissect numbers and identify anomalies and abnormal trends
Praxair is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer - M/F/D/V
Jan 28, 2013
Feb 27, 2013
Number of Openings
Praxair Distribution, Inc.
Praxair - 23 months ago
Praxair makes lighter than air and heavier than air gases available for practical applications. The largest North American industrial gas...