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BI - Business Partner Manager


King Of Prussia, PA, US

Company:  AmeriGas Propane, Inc.

When you work for AmeriGas, you become a part of something BIG! Founded in 1959, AmeriGas is the nation’s premiere propane company, serving over 2 million residential, commercial, industrial and motor fuel propane customers.  Together, our 8,500 dedicated professionals will deliver 1.5 billion gallons of propane from 1,400 distribution points across the United States.

Job Summary (Purpose):

The BI Business Partner is responsible for managing all BI clients to ensure the support and improvement of the key IT/BI processes. This position provides both partnership by defining business requirements for improvements and project management of new initiatives and support for these new initiatives. Partner also develops the financial ROI for business cases for each of the new strategic initiatives.


Key Characteristics:

• Focus point for BI team for clients that drafts ideas, innovative solutions to business problems and opportunities.
• Develops clear picture of Current State processes and gaps to achieve future state desired structure.
• Works directly with the business groups to define new areas of improvement and prioritize process improvements.
• Participates in design reviews, develops recommendations for how to improve or redesign relevant software tools to meet the needs of the company’s process design.
• Develops business process maps and translates functional requirements to hand over to Technology center teams or contractors to build out system changes.
• Builds relationships with core business and IT leadership and provides leadership to ensure new initiatives meet timelines as outlined to the business.
• Works with business to define and build ROI justification for new initiatives

• Leads design reviews, develops recommendations for how to improve or redesign relevant software tools to meet the needs of the company’s process design.
• Business end user expert in core area of business for AmeriGas (Finance, Sales and Marketing or Field Operations)
• Multiple years of experience in providing business analyst skills to quickly analyze and understand a new business requirement and translate back to IT to deliver solution.
• Great attitude that always exudes a “can do” approach
• Proven ability to build relationships within both business and IT
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills for analyzing and evaluating business requirements of varying complexity to determine appropriate technology solution
• Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to meet objectives and deadlines
• Proven experience building business case justifications and tracking the actual results after completion to validate the solution delivered what it set out to deliver
• Ability to empathize with business units on how technology will impact their areas and how we can use technological change for the better


Education and Experience Required:

• Education - Bachelor’s or advanced degree in business or IT required
• Technology - Current in AmeriGas core technology centers (SAP, BI, Web and Mobility) with experience in IT with an emphasis on business requirements analysis. Experience with SAP BW, Qlik and Analysis for Office.
• Leadership - Demonstrated experience to lead teams of requirements analysts to collect, document and progressively elaborate requirements using use-cases that develop general user requirements, detailed functional requirements and system specifications.
• Process Improvement Experience - Involved in at least 1 large scale implementation of IT solution that had a significant impact on that businesses operations
• Supervision – Experienced in supervision and management   
• Presentation Ability – Ability to speak to leadership teams and management
• Business Writing – Management level writing with ability to distill complex technical data to a layperson's understanding with conciseness, clarity, and accuracy.
• Relationships- Good relationship building skills and strong skills in coordination, project management, organizational and time management skills.

Working conditions:
Normal Valley Forge HQ office environment with some travel required

AmeriGas is a Drug Free Workplace.  Candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and a criminal background check.  AmeriGas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

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