Master Data Manager

  • CVL
  • Trowbridge, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14, UK
  • Sep 09, 2016
IT Manager

Job Description

My client manufacturer parts for the automotive industry, and supply a global client base of blue chip companies. This is a new position within the business, and the global group has invested heavily into the Trowbridge plant in the 12 months and are now recruiting this position due to growth. In the position of Master Data Manager you will be responsible for the data in the ERP system, manufacturing system and SAP. This will involve doing data audits, checking BOM’s, routing and stock control. Other duties will be to coordinate forecast to production plan conversion, maintain capacity planning system and to administer and guide all departments in data accuracy and the use of ERP/MES systems The role will report into the NPI Team leader and IT Manager within the business, and you will be required to liase with various departments on a daily baisis including manufacturing, design, logistics, IT and quality. Duties: * Data Cleansing – review existing ERP data and update where required * Master Data Management – policing all aspects of ERP Master Data, including, ERP Xpert Data Accuracy, Manufacturing Execution System (MES) & later SAP ERP, run data audits, checking BOM’s, routing, stock control & change control * Create Planning BOMs: from Engineering Drawings & ECS’s * Capacity planning: medium to long term to feed into business potential trigger points for expansion/replacement capacity based on current and potential future order book – using orders in place and Forecast information * Training in use of the ERP system: be part of the induction process and show newcomers and any existing employees how to use the ERP and indicate the importance of data accuracy * Training of a deputy: for cover & to assist in busier times * Liaison & Co-ordination between all relevant departments: Design, NPI, Purchasing, Costing, Sales, Planning, Accounts, to ensure all data is input correctly and in a timely manner for Parts Master, BOMs and Routings * Assist Project Management for new Systems Introductions: assist project managers of MES, PLM & SAP implementations in the medium term Skills/Experience Required * Master Data Management experience within an ERP environment * Possess an in depth understanding of Master Data Management processes * Highly motivated with the ability to focus on detail * Self-starter and self-managed * Possess a strong sense of responsibility * Experience in manufacturing environment * Line balance and time studies * Value Engineering * PC literate with experience of Microsoft Office applications, specifically Excel In return my client offer a competitive salary package and benefits