Business Analyst

Calumet Specialty Products Indianapolis , IN 46218

Posted 2 months ago

Who are we?

At Calumet we deliver innovative specialty products trusted by companies across the globe. We are the foundation to everyday essential products that help millions of people live and thrive. We are headquartered in Indianapolis and have numerous production locations in the US. We are customer focused and utilize our values of collaboration and entrepreneurship to grow the business. We offer a dynamic, high-performance environment where team members can have real input and impact on our business. If you're ready to roll up your sleeves, treat the business as if it is your own and add value accordingly, come see why we're Calumet Proud!


As the Business Analyst, your expertise will be instrumental in helping the company develop and prepare reporting and analytics to support various departments. You will collaborate with business leaders to determine current and future business reports. This role requires the ability to analyze large-scale data sets to derive business insights and identify potential issues, develops analysis plans, and collaborates with different teams in order to design, develop, generate, and validate reports, extracts, and visualizations.


  • Collaborate with Operations, Finance, Sales, FP&A, and Marketing teams to understand reporting needs including the identification of business problems, metrics and projections.

  • Assemble and maintain compelling dashboards with leading indicators and business results metrics across multiple data sources and lead conversations leveraging the tools you create.

  • Work closely with the development team members to understand, build, and support data flows.

  • Ensure quality and accuracy across analytical reports, visualizations, and reporting platforms.

  • Work with individuals to promote knowledge and self-help through analysis tools.

  • Prepare monthly operations reports and analysis for internal review.

  • Analyze past and current financial performance data.

  • Prepare reports and projections based on analyses.

  • Identify financial status by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts.

  • Improve financial status by analyzing results, monitoring variances, identifying trends, and recommending improvements to management.

  • Define goal metrics that enable setting targets and success tracking.

  • Reconcile transactions by comparing and correcting data.

  • Maintain databases by entering, verifying, and backing up data.

  • Recommend actions by analyzing and interpreting data and making comparative analyses.

  • Increase productivity by developing automated accounting applications and coordinating information requirements.

  • Protect operations by keeping financial information confidential.

  • Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and reviewing publications.

  • Contribute to the team effort by accomplishing results as needed.


  • Bachelor's degree in finance business analytics or related business field

  • 2+ years of business experience with experience in the following:

  • SAP ERP (T-Codes, Reports)

  • Developing Reports/Dashboards in a modern BI tool (Tableau, Qlik, Power BI)

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products including expert Excel & PowerPoint skills

  • A deep understanding of operational activities and applying business analytics that improve operational and business decisions

  • Motivated self-starter, ability to initiate and drive projects to completion

  • Ability to travel as needed


  • Experience with determining enterprise profitability analytics

  • Experience with Hyperion Essbase, Power BI or Power Query


  • Demonstration of Calumet Values - Safety, Excellence, Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Innovation, Collaboration, Respect

  • Analytical/Critical Thinking

  • Adaptability & Flexibility

  • Time Management

  • Communication

  • Collaboration

  • Project Management

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. We are an equal opportunity employer including disability and veteran. All offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
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