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Master Data Specialist

Job Title: Master Data Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 91858
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Maureen Ferguson
Telephone: 0860462367

Master Data Specialist
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Master Data Specialist for their site.

Responsibilities and Duties
  • Assume ownership and responsibility for accuracy of all customer, vendor, pricing and product data in core systems
  • Manage a smooth workflow of data from various sources and gathering this information in the correct format in line with defined SOPs.
  • Adherence to defined Data Standards and work instructions
  • Build relationships with Central functions and Support other business users through the timely resolution of Master Data Queries.
  • Work with internal departments and local users on any Master Data related projects to ensure progressive development and accuracy of data.
  • Seek out opportunities for streamlining service delivery more efficiently
  • Participate in Projects to support Global Business Services
  • Engage with Implementation partner and third party vendors as required.
  • Initiate regular data audits to identify any discrepancies and inconsistencies
  • Review and update the defined Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) to ensure their accuracy in reflecting the day-to-day business.
Key Performance Indicators
  • All incoming requests are processed accurately and timely
  • All timelines and deadlines adhered to
  • Work with cross functional teams and drive projects across functions is essential.
  • Data is accurately maintained on Core systems
  • Project work is completed accurately and on time

  • 2-3 years experience within a similar role and have an ERP system experience. Experience with SAP is a distinct advantage
  • Excellent data manipulation skills including excellent Excel skills. Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications. Additional technical skills in SQL querying, Access and/or Data Analytical tools welcome.
  • Fluency in business English, both verbal and written
  • Excellent analytical/ Problem solving skills
  • Experience and knowledge in data quality improvement
  • Ability to work on own initiative, motivated, self-starter and Team player.
  • Desire to acquire further knowledge and to understand the business.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Excellent Communication Skills with ability to communicate standards to and train other staff members and internal customers.
  • A second European language is an advantage

For further information on this Master Data Specialist role in Galway please contact Maureen Ferguson on 0860462367/

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