Lilly Glbl Data Analyst-Interco/Orders to Cash in Greenfield, Indiana



The Elanco Global Supply Chain Center Of Excellence develops and implements business processes, while facilitating learning and knowledge retention, to ensure that our supply chain business processes are run efficiently and effectively across Elanco supply chains, sites, affiliates, and global business solutions centers. We continuously advance our supply chain knowledge to provide subject matter expertise necessary to meet the dynamic Elanco and external environments.

Master Data Governance is essential to the successful execution of our business processes (e.g., launch, source change, rationalization) within our SAP system at Elanco Animal Health. Without clean, accurate, relevant, and consistent master data, we are unable to operate our business processes effectively and the information we need from SAP to make sound business decisions is flawed or unavailable.

The Global Data Analyst – Intercompany and Order to Cash works as a member of the Supply chain Center of Excellence team to support supply chain business processes that involve intercompany and order to cash master data impact within SAP. The Intercompany Global Data Analyst provides detailed knowledge and assistance to Global Business Solution centers (GBS), affiliates, sites, and outsourced partners to ensure understanding of the data and changes needed to support everyday business. Specifically, the GDA implements and executes the master data governance strategy, implements projects, and provides day-to-day production support to the user community.

Key responsibilities include:

Implement Master Data Governance

  • Provide cross-functional and geographic perspectives on data governance

  • Provide leadership and suggestions for proactive data auditing and lifecycle management

  • Implement data quality metrics and help interpret any trends on data quality within their functional area / geography

  • Monitor business conformity to governance rules and policies

  • Drive the completion of assigned data auditing tasks

  • Develop consistent procedures, processes, and tools across Integrated Services MDM

  • Protect the integrity and accuracy of data to be loaded into the SAP system

  • Articulate the impact to master data of IT design, business processes, & end user transactions

Implements Projects

  • Partner with IT and SME resources to represent MDM and identify and resolve data and design gaps

  • Lead local contacts thru Data Mapping, Discovery, and Transformation

  • Leverage technical expertise to Load and Verify master data

  • Apply MDM governance rules and concepts to project work

User Education

  • Provide coaching and detailed knowledge transfer to key business partners

  • Deliver training to educate local data analysts, business process owners, and stakeholders on data quality and data governance

  • Develop and refine global data documentation as needed: SOPs, Transaction Aids, Job Aids, etc

Support End-User Requests

  • Provide timely expert support to GBS’s, affiliates, sites, and outsourced business partners by performing manual entry and mass loads of requested data into the SAP Production environment

  • Cross-train and share daily production support workload with other global data analysts

  • Collaborate with Integrated Services Subject Matter Experts and IT to resolve business problems

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Additional Skills/Preferences:

  • Detail-oriented, quality-conscious, and demonstrates a curious and inquisitive nature in their professional work

  • Previous SAP implementation experience

  • Knowledge of Intercompany, Order To Cash, or Purchase To Pay SAP data design

  • Strong understanding of downstream business impact of data fields and integration with other SAP modules

  • Demonstrated ability to map, cleanse, and discover SAP master data through project work

  • Previous experience loading data with WinShuttle software

  • Previous experience creating queries and reports in SAP to mine data from the system

  • Experience using Excel functionality such as V-lookup

  • Ability to triage and analyze ambiguous issues

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to work as a member of global cross-functional business and IT teams

  • Demonstrated ability to manage internal customer relationships

  • Strong ability to influence others

  • Willingness to follow and enforce global, cross-functional processes and standards

  • Ability to work in teams or independently, manage time, prioritize tasks, and implement mitigating steps to keep projects on schedule to meet deadlines

  • Multi-lingual a plus

Additional Information:

  • Full time

  • Due to the nature of the support activities, some overtime and/or “off hours” effort may be required during peak business times

  • Some international travel will be required (up to 10% of the working time)

  • Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status

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Global Data-Intercompany and Order to Cash

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Materials Management, Engineering, Sciences, Finance, Business Administration, Information Technology, or a related field

  • A minimum of 2 years working with SAP

  • Previous experience with SAP Supply Chain, Intercompany, Order To Cash, or Purchase To Pay master data

  • At least 3 years Lilly or industry experience in supply chain, finance or data management

  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position

Company Overview:

Elanco is a global research-based company that develops and delivers product and services to enhance animal health and production. We value innovation, both in scientific research and daily operations, and strive to cultivate a collaborative work environment for more than 7,000 employees worldwide. Founded in 1954, Elanco is a division of Lilly. Our worldwide headquarters and research facilities are in Greenfield, Indiana





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North America