Master Data Controller

  • Location

    Ellesmere Port, Cheshire

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tahanee Twist

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    15 months

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Our client has a requirement for a Master Data Controller to join the business during the implementation of SAP within their Manufacturing site.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate strong experience in maintaining master data and/or have experience with SAP.

Main Duties:
 Master Data Management inSAP
 Define the operating model under SAP - data standards, procedures, roles, timings, service levels
 Quality monitoring definition - frequency, reports, responsibilities
 Define data archiving / closure policies - retention periods, closing procedures

 Data cleansing and migration - from AS400 (and other systems) to SAP
 Identify legacy data, including master and transactional data
 Analyse legacy data with view to "closing out" redundant data
 Work with data owners to define rules to close data
 Ensure consistency in legacy master data
 Define and execute data cleanse plan

o Data migration to SAP
 Map legacy to SAP data
 Define transformation rules
 Define data extract and transformation procedures
 Define validation process and responsibilities
 Define and execute data migration plan (in conjunction with SAP team)

 Post implementation support
 Ensure systems and roles support the ongoing integrity of all master data
 Improve systems and procedures where necessary
 Handover of ad hoc day to day management where applicable

Essential Skills / Experience
* Proven working experience in managing master data
* Working knowledge of SAP and understanding of types of master data held in SAP
* Worked in a manufacturing environment
* Preferred (but not mandatory) experience in data migration between systems
* Demonstrate good communication, relationship, organisation and presentation skills
* Able to work on own initiative
* Logical mindset and ability to methodically analyse and organise large sets of data
* Process driven

Please note the consultant looking after this position is Tahanee Twist.