Job Description

Master Data professional required on an interim / fixed term basis to help drive the master data project in preparation for a future ERP systems implementation.

My client is a Private Equity-owned business with ambitious growth plans that is currently undergoing an exciting business transformation project. As part of this transformation, they are preparing for a future ERP systems implementation and are seeking an experienced Master Data Manager to join their Head Office Finance function.

You will play a crucial role in assessing the current master data landscape, identifying necessary process changes and preparing the organisation for the upcoming ERP implementation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct an initial assessment and report to define and determine what constitutes Master Data
  • Perform a GAP Analysis of current versus agreed service Master Data
  • Cleanse of specific Master Data Objects by SKU (stock-keeping unit), Customer, Supplier and Asset as identified for ERP systems implementation
  • Define ongoing Governance and review/housekeeping frequency, implementing necessary process changes
  • Regular liaison with key stakeholders
  • Conduct educational sessions for key users and prepare training documentation
  • Supervise, review and build a proposal for the future team structure.

Skills and Experience for success:

  • Proven experience as a Master Data Manager / Controller or in a similar role
  • Demonstrated expertise in change management
  • Successful stakeholder management skills
  • Track record of process improvement in data management
  • Commitment to the highest levels of governance and controls
  • Detail-oriented and highly organised with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with ERP systems implementation
  • Any prior experience in a FMCG, manufacturing or supply chain environment is beneficial.

This role is initially offered on a 6 month fixed term contract with the likelihood of being extended into 2025.

Interested? Can you help?

Immediate need so apply today to register your interest or call Ashley on 01926 290 290 to discuss this opportunity further, always private and in complete confidence.

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