Senior Manager ERP and Manufacturing Business Systems

GI Group
England, Hertfordshire, Hatfield
23 Feb 2021
23 Mar 2021
Claire Paas
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Senior Management

Senior Manager ERP and Manufacturing Business Systems
Competitive Salary

Exciting opportunity to work for our International pharmaceutical client, who is looking for an experienced Manager who will be at the heart of a business transformation. This role will be responsible for delivering the infrastructure and operational environments that support all users of the ERP Business and Manufacturing Systems. This includes all interfaces to/from the ERP system that are used in manufacturing and for business users of the ERP, ownership of the SAP ERP change control process and providing input to the ICT Help Desk function for all ERP related issues/requests.

Main duties and responsibilities:

* Work with the Director, EMEA ICT Business Solutions to develop and administer the annual ICT ERP Manufacturing and Business Systems budget to ensure on-time and accurate reporting.
* Lead the regional ICT ERP Helpdesk, ERP Analyst, and Manufacturing ICT team.
* Partner with the EMEA Finance ERP Senior Analyst to develop and maintain ICT ERP Manufacturing and Business Systems operational services to agreed quality and service delivery standards (ICT SLAs) through performance monitoring and reporting with a focus on continuous improvement.
* Manage and execute the change control process for ERP technical changes.
* Analyse, draft, and categorise ERP change requests for the manufacturing business.
* Work with the business to ensure all new software is in compliance with ICT Policies and is tracked within the ICT Service management tool to capture all necessary data for the starters and leavers process.
* Maintain a service management environment based on the ITIL framework.
* Manage the team responsible for ICT aspects of the Global Serialisation System and Interfaces to third parties.
* Work with the manufacturing senior leadership team to determine and deliver strategic investments that will increase productivity, integrate systems and reduce likelihood of data errors.
* Manufacturing ICT systems include: SAP ERP, Ariba, Concur, LIMS, MES, Serialisation (rfXcel), Maintenance Management (Maximo), Quality Management (Trackwise) and Artwork/Workflow Management (Promomats).
* Maintain system of alerting for support contract termination dates in order to negotiate their renewal or give notice of termination within contracted limits.
* Lead the design of improved cost-effective ERP Manufacturing and Business Systems solutions that provide added value to the business and/or improve the overall service to our customers.
* Deliver a planned programme of ERP Manufacturing and Business Systems projects on time and on budget that meet the required business objectives.
* Work with the Director, EMEA ICT Business Solutions to maintain an effective ICT ERP Manufacturing and Business Systems strategy for the region.

Skills & Experience required:
* Computer Science Degree or equivalent;
* ITIL Practitioner;
* Prince2 Practitioner or similar (preferred).
* Significant ICT ERP Manufacturing and Business Systems Management Experience
* Budgetary Management
* Vendors/Supplier Management
* Manufacturing environment
* Business analysis with a focus on SAP manufacturing and supply chain.
* Previous experience in pharmaceutical/healthcare industry an advantage.

If you are interested in this role and feel that you have the right skills then please click apply.

For further details, please contact us on 01707 247259

Gi Group Pharmaceuticals provides a tailored Account Managed Service and dedicated Pharmaceutical recruitment team and partners with many different Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology clients throughout the globe and the United Kingdom.

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