Location Cheltenham
Job-type Permanent
Salary Market related

IT Specialist


Hybrid: Gloucestershire/Home Working



My client are an international manufacturer at the forefront of their industry. They are currently recruiting for a IT Specialist to join their business on a permanent basis tasked with overseeing their MRP/ERP systems. The successful IT Specialist will be the functional specialist when tasked with the detailed set up or soltion design questions. The ideal candidate will have full MRP/ERP lifecycle experience in manufacturing environment with specific understanding of manufacturing, supply chain, shop floor, commercial and finance processes and operations.


IT Specialist main responsibilities:

  • Creation of detailed solution design
  • Creation of Test scenarios/scripts to validate the solution
  • Operational Support process Functional Specialist is considered as 2nd level support.
  • Proactively engage with solution proposals
  • Keep up networking within the respective functional area/module
  • Ensure leveraging best practices
  • Collaborates with the Solution Architects
  • Support multiple projects and BAU activities
  • Reviews and supports testing of the developer code for developments in conjunction with developers and liaises and resolves faults/questions identified by the business.
  • Detailed planning & scheduling, manufacturing, quality, ERP/Process control integrations


IT Specialist Experience:

  • Experience working with MRP/ERP or variant in a hands-on environment
  • Experience in operational support of MES systems
  • Extensive experience with application configuration, including workflows
  • Experience defining business requirements, writing functional design documentation
  • Competent understanding of ERP systems modules and underlying architecture design
  • Experience integrating ERP with different business systems, as well as working with integration tools
  • Experience with working in remote, multi-culture teams
  • Experience in SAP 4/Hana will be a plus.


For further information on this opportunity please apply today.