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Location: United Kingdom, South East England, Yorkshire & the Humber

Materials Forecasting BA

United Kingdom, South East England, Yorkshire & the Humber

Job Description

On behalf of our client, a tier 1 global rail contractor, we are recruiting for a Contract Materials Forecasting Business Analyst.

This role would suit someone familiar with the rail industry.

The Business Analyst is required to gather and document requirements from the users, produce application data mappings, functional specifications and test scripts. Working in a project structure and with third-party suppliers who will be delivering the solution. The role will also take responsibility for technical and quality issues to ensure applications meet user requirements.

The scope of work is to work with the UK Rolling Stock Business Systems team, business stakeholders to help deliver a material forecasting solution related to the efficient maintenance of rail services within the United Kingdom.

Candidates must have:

BCS Professional Certification (formerly Information Systems Examinations Board) at foundation level or equivalent.

Experience in system integration and data analysis

A technical understanding of a Material Forecasting System in a maintenance environment for planned and unplanned (historic) demand.

A technical and functional understanding of the materials management functionality of an ERP financial application, such as SAP

A technical and functional understanding of a Maintenance Management application pertaining to long term and short term planning and associated bills of material.

A technical and functional understanding of system integration using industry middleware solutions

Ability to manage multiple user requirements on complex systems.

Experience of the buy, build process and solution evaluation to ensure best fit for the business.

For more information and to apply please make contact at the details below.

Siemens supports applications from a diverse talent pool. We welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements. If you require any reasonable adjustments to be made to enable you to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us on the details below.

Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well-known brands, to SMEs and start ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion's approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates.

Rullion is a forward-thinking recruitment company that specialises in providing a wide range of talent consultancy services to a diverse client base; from small start-ups to large household names.

We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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