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IT Oracle ERP Specialist

Job Title: IT Oracle ERP Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 84550
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

IT Oracle ERP Specialist

Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit an IT Oracle ERP Specialist for their site.

The IT Oracle ERP Specialist will report to the IT Global Applications Manager. S/he will be responsible for the design, implementation, testing and transition of Supply Chain system developments/solutions/projects with the following key objectives:
? Take a global perspective on concepts and solutions.
? Become the respected subject matter expert (SME) for inventory and outbound supply chain in terms of systems, business processes, reporting requirements. Specific areas of knowledge required are inventory management, sales order management and shipping.
? Foster relationships and make a tangible positive impact to the supply chain functions in line with specific objectives.
? Take a lead role for supply chain related considerations with regard to future projects e.g. an ERP system upgrades and/or ERP deployment to sites across the globe.
? Ensure all projects and solutions delivered maintain compliance to Quality Management and Certification requirements.
? Execute expert support for the IT Operations team and act as mentor/trainer for Applications Support specialists (in the IT Operations Team).
? Provide assistance with and become knowledgeable on other non-ERP systems used by the supply chain function

Key Responsibilities:
? Contribute to solution discussions within the wider Applications Team as the SME for your area.
? Work towards reducing the dependency on manual spreadsheets in MS Excel throughout the business.
? Engage heads of departments/ key stakeholders to assess their business priorities and requirements.
? Manage own workload in alignment of the corporate, departmental priorities.
? Manage relevant projects (including cost assessment and review) from inception to implementation.
? Review, develop and recommend business process improvements.
? Analyse alternative solutions and make recommendations.
? Participate in and drive business process improvement project initiatives in a global and/or local context.
? Promote benefits available through the use of information systems to department heads.
? Work with technical and reporting resources to deliver solutions where appropriate.
? Assist the IT Operations Team with requests requiring SME input.
? Responsible for analysing reporting requirements to reduce manual reporting and time spent on data mining.

Key Competencies (Education/Skills/Experience):
? ERP implementation experience (preferably Oracle E-Business Suite) essential.
? Minimum 7 years' experience in related field.
? Associated Degree and equivalent work experience.
? APICS certification desirable
? Experience in a GMP regulated environment a distinct advantage.
? Excellent organisation and communication skills.
? Possess the ability to work independently with autonomy and drive initiatives through to completion.
? Strong business systems knowledge.
? Excellent analytical ability.
? Demonstrated ability to drive & solve issues through to completion.
? Works well under pressure.
? Will be required to work flexible start/finish times.
? Will be required to travel to other sites as and when required.

For further information on this IT Oracle ERP Specialist role in Galway please contact Bridin Quinn on 091730022 /
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