Business Process Analyst at McCormick

Full-time Position in Cockeysville


Under the general direction of the Materials Manager, the Business Process Analyst will be responsible for database design, system maintenance and administration in support of the MDC mission and objectives



  • Collect, compile and report on key performance indicators (KPI’s) and ensure timely and accurate reporting of the facility scorecard

  • Complete standard and ad hoc reporting requests

  • Develop and expand reporting capability for key metrics by integrating manufacturing and/or distribution data with enterprise systems

  • Monitor and maintain data within SAP, compile database deliverables, resolve errors, and maintain data tables to comply with business rules

  • Build and run queries for routine and specialized reports, fulfilling the role of expert resource for plant and distribution center system applications

  • Prepare detailed documentation and operating instructions of new and fully operational systems

  • Design and implement formal testing and pilot procedures to verify new system functionality and integrity in accordance with industry standard best practices

  • Perform database backup and archive procedures to ensure system integrity and assist in the planning, design and implementation of future systems to define requirements, system architecture and data structures in accordance with continued process improvements initiatives

  • Work cross functionally with operations and supporting teams to provide a resource for verifying key data and performance reports

  • Provide technical support and training as a resource for relevant system applications



  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Business, Statistics, Information Technology, Accounting or related field

  • Minimum 2 years of experience with database administration

  • Experience managing multiple projects / initiatives simultaneously and executing them successfully to completion

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Access, Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Strong experience with an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System (i.e. SAP, Oracle, etc)

  • Ability to communicate effectively in a team-based environment with strong ability to influence and work on cross functional projects across all levels and functions

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Proven attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to maintain confidential and personal information

  • Demonstrated excellent problem solving, analytical and organizational skills

  • Willingness and ability to work flexible hours across three shifts as needed to meet business demands across a three shift manufacturing operation



  • SAP experience

  • Experience programming in Visual Basic, NET, ActiveX, or Java

  • Project participation integrating SAP and external systems

  • Experience in a manufacturing plant environment



    McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.