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ERP Analyst Financial Solutions

Location: 

Chester, ENG, GB, CH1 2BQ

Job ID:  51636
Estimated Travel:  0 - 25%
Contract Type:  Employee
Talent Area:  IT

 

 

Purpose of Role:

Internal analyst ERP Solutions (SAP and sub-/satellite systems) ensures smooth & business-oriented application operation and project delivery, focusing on Financial Solutions (Finance, Profitability accounting, e-invoicing, tax reporting, AP automation) and the interoperability between ERP modules and satellite systems or services (e.g. external SaaS Services, Sales, Authorities interfaces). Translation of Business demand requirements into IT application specifications, solution design, and complete configuration for implementation. Impact analysis of process improvement efforts; support in the implementation and execution of technology solutions to complex business problems.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Act as contact for the functional business units and their process owners in terms of Application Support, Change Requests, Enhancements and new Process Requirements.
  • Internal analyst ERP Solutions (SAP and sub-/satellite systems) ensures smooth & business-oriented application operation and project delivery, focusing on Financial Solutions (Finance, Profitability accounting, e-invoicing, tax reporting, AP automation) and the interoperability between ERP modules and satellite systems or services (e.g. external SaaS Services, Sales, Authorities interfaces, …).
  • Translation of Business demand requirements into IT application specifications, solution design, and complete configuration for implementation
  • Impact analysis of process improvement efforts
  • Support in the implementation and execution of technology solutions to complex business problems
  • Proactively ensure continuous process improvement for ERP application usage and functions.
  • Closely cooperate with other IT Application teams to integrate Business and Process functions into the ERP applications, providing interoperability between multiple IT systems.
  • Monitor and support outsourced or shared Application Support Services in close co-operation with the ERP Support team
  • Lead and/or assist projects of various sizes with internal as well as external team members.
  • Guide external consultants on support cases & projects while ensuring “best cost value” for the group.

Requirements:

  • Business or Computer Science degree (or equivalent)
  • Business process & operations experience in Production industries or Finance organization is beneficial
  • Profound knowledge of SAP ERP systems, especially in Finance-relevant modules and their integration to other SAP modules and non-SAP satellite systems
  • Knowledge of BW and/or HFM is a distinct advantage as well as experience with ABAP debugging
  • Expert on computer systems (applications and technology) or comparable experience
  • Several years of experience in supporting and consulting SAP ERP applications (or equivalent)
  • Ability to analyze business process requirements and specify solutions
  • Experience in international projects as team member or project lead
  • Confident self starter with effective client-facing communication and rapport building skills to ensure results in a cross-functional and multi-stakeholder organization
  • Taking ownership on the resolution of incidents and filfillment of service requests
  • Teamplayer, Result & Customer Focus, Organized, Attention to details, Analytical, Integrity and Trust, Perseverance, Ethics & values, Purchase for excellence - Problem solving, flexible regarding travelling.
  • English business fluent (C1/C2 level); Serbian or other European languages are beneficial

About Ardagh Group

Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 20,000 people with revenues of almost $10 billion. Today we have a presence across Europe, Africa and the Americas.

 

  • Did you know that Ardagh produce many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favourite beverages from?
  • Did you know we produce metal and glass packaging which are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
  • Did you know we produce more than 160 million containers per day?

 

Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and have a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact whilst remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.

We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated.

Here at Ardagh, we offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for talented and creative people. If you have ambition and want to make an impact with your career, come and join our team, you’ll enjoy the journey!

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