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Business Analyst - Overland Park, KS at Ash Grove Cement Company

Posted in Finance 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Overland Park, Kansas

Job Description:



Job ID:  152738


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across the Midwest, Texas and Western United States. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.


Business Analyst is responsible leading critical analysis functions including but not limited to reporting, forecasting, budget preparation, pricing analytics, pricing strategy, and sales analysis.  Evaluate information and generate various reports; analyze business trends, and provide the results of this analysis.          


  • Develop analytical tools, standardized reporting and dashboards, executable strategies, and assist leadership in the continuous improvement of business processes.

  • Create and manage data repository

  • Define and initiate projects based on the needs of the business, independently carrying out necessary analyses, and developing strategies with the co-operation of other stakeholders to drive changes, improve performance, and track progress.

  • Develop and utilize tools to provide analytics, reporting, and scenario modeling.

  • Recognize trends and needs related to products, customers, and target markets

  • Support the reporting and entry of our value capture synergies for operations and commercial teams

  • Generate monthly reports for senior management

  • Develop slide decks for monthly business reviews and company updates

  • Support the financial and commercial teams in analyzing market intelligence and financials for the cement platform

  • Foster relationships with product management, Sales, and Operations team


  • Bachelors’ degree in business or a related field.


  • 3+ years professional experience.

  • Strong proficiency in quantitative analysis utilizing Microsoft applications, database/SQL query logic, and other data analysis tools

  • Highly analytical individual who can convert data and analysis into actionable strategies.

  • Excellent interpersonal, writing, presentation, and communications skills.

  • Demonstrated experience working in a team environment and managing multiple projects.

About CRH Americas

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

Ash Grove Cement is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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