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MRP Data Analyst

Sunderland, Tyne And Wear, United Kingdom, £ £ - Annual Annual, Permanent


Are you a Data Analyst with experience of SQL, SAP and MRP systems? Do you thrive in an environment where you can continually improve processes and implement automation? If yes, read on...

MRP Data Analyst

Sunderland, SR4 (occasional travel)

Competitive Salary, Based on Experience

Full Time, Permanent Position

Our client provides high quality and cost-effective hose and tube assemblies for a broad range of markets. Due to continued expansion they are now looking for an MRP Data Analyst to join their team.

The role is varied, and the post holder will have the opportunity to divide their time between system development, analytical work and IT support.

The position is primarily based in Sunderland, however there will be occasional on-site Access/Teams meetings to undertake work for the client's sister site in Salisbury. Both sites are being prepared for the introduction of SAP in the next 18 months. Although this will mainly be led by the IT specialist, the successful Data Analyst may be required to provide support for the project.

Primary tasks of the MRP Data Analyst:

· Extraction and analysis of data from the MRP system.

· Write and execute SQL database queries to support requests for reports, data or analysis.

· Liaising with 3rd party IT support contractors or suppliers to resolve technical issues.

· Leading the introduction of changes to the way the company work within the MRP system and the way they interact with their customers e.g. the introduction of EDI.

· Develop a detailed working knowledge of data sources, metrics and calculations used across the business.

· Seek opportunities to use software to enhance automation.

· Deliver regular, as well as ad-hoc management information and analysis.

· Configuration and installation of desktop systems and software.

· Assist in the delivery of software license management and maintaining records of software licenses.

About the Successful MRP Data Analyst Candidate:

· Good quality Numerical, IT or Computing degree and strong logical capability.

· SQL and strong Microsoft Office skills, especially Excel.

· Proficient in VBA and macros, charting and pivot tables.

· Able to develop and maintain a good understanding of key business processes, people and systems.


You will require knowledge of SAP and MRP systems (preferably Syspro) and have a proven track record in a similar role. The expectation is that the post holder will challenge the status quo to look at better ways of reporting to stakeholders and bring process improvement.

In addition, you will:

· Have experience extracting and manipulating data using software packages such as Access and SQL.

· Have experience creating dashboards in data analytics tools.

· Have experience in SAP and EDI Messaging.

· Possess strong analytical, problem solving and data manipulation skills.

· Be a logical thinker able to devise and assess multiple approaches to solving problems.

· Be able to prioritise workload and manage stakeholder expectations.

· Be able to respond quickly and effectively to change and work under pressure.

· Have effective communication skills with the ability to make technical concepts both accessible and interesting to colleagues and customers with non-IT backgrounds.

Working Hours:

8am to 4.45pm Monday to Thursday and Friday 8am to 12.30pm.

Benefits of the SAP Data Analyst Role:

· Competitive salary.

· Career progression Opportunities.

· Pension.

· Early finish Fridays!

How to apply for the Data Analyst role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this MRP Data Analyst role based in Sunderland, click "apply" today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application or provide any other supporting documents.

You must be eligible to work in the UK.

Other suitable skills and experience includes: IT Support, IT Infrastructure Engineer, IT Analyst, Reporting, IT Specialist, IT Software Engineer, Technical Support Manager, IT Analyst Jobs Sunderland, IT Roles Sunderland, SAP Specialist, SQL Engineer.

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Sunderland, Tyne And Wear, United Kingdom
£ £ - Annual Annual