ERP Business Analyst

  • Location

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £80000 per annum + flexible bens

  • Contact:

    Shirley Willis

  • Contact email:

    southeast@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    SWMKJS04112019_1604494065

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-12-04

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

As a global leading technology solutions provider, we supply food processing and air transportation industries with cutting edge machinery and equipment. Our values always place our customer first in everything we execute, and as we continuously advancing in technology, we look to improve our own business across the globe. We will achieve this via an ERP transformation project embedding Infor LN as our newly chosen ERP system.

In order to fulfil this rolling release project, we seek 3 ERP Business Analysts with Infor LN expertise (ideally 10.7 knowledge) with strong operational understanding of Manufacturing, Logistics, Warehousing, Service, Projects and Finance. Each person will take the lead on a specific area to include Order to cash; regards customer ordering, from initial order through the entire supply chain including the warehouse, another to lead in Procure to pay; engineering and creating ideas in planning and production areas and a third leading on all integration relating to Finance.

We have 6 sites across the UK however your role is to cover the UK, Europe and Asia. Your responsibility will be to cover analysis of needs, implementation of the system, and training a diverse range of business units with mixed skills and mixed abilities, and we estimate this with take around 3 years to implement as we are currently in the first phase.

Your natural ability to communicate clearly and effectively will be used daily, and we will look to you to manage business process documentation, to gather the gaps and have the technical expertise and know-how to report back to our US based Corporate IT ERP Deployment Team, with technical information yet using commercial understanding of practical application; learning from each integration to enable smoothing transitions from site to site.

This position would normally include around 50-60% travel and once Covid restrictions are lifted we would like you to be comfortable in supporting our Asia offices based in China, Thailand and India with their transformation project. This will mean strong flexibility is required to attend regular meetings online with the US and supporting our international colleague via video meetings, which will mean early starts or late evening meetings.

We are looking to create our 2nd team asap and welcome applicants from the UK and Europe with the expertise we seek in Infor LN. Please note to have additional languages aside from English could be of great use to us - fluent German would very desirable. We are offering a salary of between £60-80k and our benefits package can be discussed with our recruitment partner Shirley Willis of Meridian Business Support at application stage - please contact her on 01795 859 260 or email her your CV to swillis@meridianbs.co.uk

To manage your expectations our recruitment process will have at least 3 stages, however we will endeavour for this to move as swiftly as possible.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.