Kiewit Corporation Enterprise Data Specialist - Kiewit Business Services in Omaha, Nebraska

Date: May 4, 2018

Location: Omaha, NE, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 74482

Department/District/Project Description

Kiewit Business Services (KBS) is a cross-functional shared service organization that provides the business units with customer-specific services focused on cost and business value. Our services include non-core, yet essential, functions of our businesses including accounts payable, accounts receivable, change control, human capital management, payroll, enterprise data management, compliance and continuous improvement.

The Enterprise Data team resides within the Organizational Services area of KBS.

Position Description

The Enterprise Data Specialist (Shared Services) is responsible for the day to day activities around the organization’s data management, including but not limited to all aspects of master data entry and management including creation, deletion, classification, characterization, and analysis of data. The specialist will also provide quality support and outstanding customer service across numerous business functions to all areas of the Kiewit Organization. They will focus on the quality and implementation to ensure data integrity.

Position Location

Omaha, NE

Reports to

Enterprise Data Supervisor

Primary Roles and Responsibilities

  • Act as a liaison between a variety of different KBS Shared Services teams and Field Personnel to effectively and efficiently set up Kiewit's master data within SAP

  • Provide additional support to maintain, change, update, add, and assist with master data throughout the duration of the project's work

  • Maintain a professional relationship with Kiewit districts and departments

  • Coordinate cross-functional efforts between multiple Kiewit teams

  • Coordinate the setup process for new legal entities for Kiewit

  • Support all enhancements to systems directly impacting master data related to various disciplines throughout the modules.

  • Support and participate in collaboration activities to promote and implement continuous process improvement

  • Closeout projects that are complete and coordinate accordingly to ensure close steps are complete

  • Other job-related tasks as needed or assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to sustain a positive attitude in a fast-paced environment

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Superior attention to detail, with the ability to recognize patterns and discrepancies

  • Highly motivated and self-directed with the ability to multi-task

  • Logical reasoning abilities that enable one to identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problem-solving

  • Demonstrated pattern of success in meeting quality objectives

  • A team player with excellent interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Accounting

  • Experience utilizing different modules within SAP will receive high consideration

Work Environment

  • Shared Service Center – Professional office setting

Physical Requirements

  • Travel as needed

  • Lifting, sitting, stooping, bending, reaching, climbing stairs, etc.

  • Reading from a computer or laptop monitor for several hours including fonts of various sizes from a variety of sources


  • Travel < 5%

  • Must hold valid US Passport (if traveling to Canada, Australia, etc.)

About Kiewit

As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built in to every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different

• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record

• Consistently recognized as one of the best places to work in North America and in 2015, named one of Fortune’s Most Admired Companies

• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from day one of employment

• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent

• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year

• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development, and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Omaha

Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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