Sr. Analyst ll, Finance and Controlling in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 6/23/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for a Finance and Controlling, Senior Analyst ll who will join our Information Technology team in Marysville, Ohio.

This position will be based at The Scotts Miracle-Gro world headquarters in Marysville, a suburb of Columbus, OH.  Not familiar with Columbus? Visit

The Finance & Controlling, Senior Analyst II will support the company’s current and long term strategies.  Specifically, the position will partner with the global Finance community serving their needs in the SAP Finance and Controlling modules.  

What you’ll do in this role:

  • SAP configuration to meet business requirements;

  • SAP specification development for custom ABAP programs where standard SAP functionality does not address business requirements;

  • Unit testing and cross-functional integration testing for solutions;

  • Provide timely production support for break-fix issues; 

  • Assist in gathering requirements, design, and developing minor and major system enhancements;

  • Prioritize business enhancements request by identifying business value, tracking time and dollar savings; 

  • Support production environment by troubleshooting system issues and providing system solutions or process improvement options; 

  • Ensure user documentation is up to date with changes to processes, new processes, and system design changes;

  • Ensure the business systems are secure and reliable supporting continuous operation of the company;

  • Research solutions to assist in developing an applications roadmap, partnering with Business Partners and IT vendors;

  • Collaborate with internal Business Partners and work cross-functionally with departmental team members;

  • Drive continuous improvement by collaborating with business and department associates in areas of opportunity.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Bachelor’s or foreign equivalent degree in Accounting, Computer Science or a related field.

  • 2-4 years of SAP development experience, with expert knowledge in Finance and Controlling modules.

  • 2-4 years supporting the production environment by troubleshooting system issues and providing system solutions or process improvement options.

  • 2-4 years assisting in gathering requirements, the design, and development of minor and major system enhancements

  • 2-4 years in technical documentation and functional ABAP specification writing

  • Fundamental understanding of Workflow, IDOC, and EDI support

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones)

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • Onsite wellness center which includes: 2,400 sq. ft. fitness center, Walgreens pharmacy and Doctor’s office.

  • Nutrition reimbursement program (up to $200 per associate and per spouse)

  • Beautiful campus and corporate offices designed like a log cabin offering free coffee, chef run cafe and the best crushed ice! 

  • First day of hire, 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.

  • 12 SMG paid holiday days and generous vacation policy.


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Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.