Master Data Configuration Controller

Shorterm Limited
02 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Master Data Configuration Controller Permanent Gloucester

Our client is the world leader in aircraft landing and braking systems. Its expertise encompasses the entire life cycle of its products, from design and manufacture to in-service support, repair and overhaul and they are actively seeking an Master Data Configuration Controller.

The role of the Master Data Configuration Controller will be responsible for the process of creating and maintaining Bills of Materials and Part records, in PDM and SAP.

This role also involves interaction with the internal customers such as Engineering, Master Planning, Procurement or Programs.

Responsibilities will include:

To follow the configuration management process and in specific:
To create and maintain Master data in PDM- Production/Planning materials and As-Planned configurations
To raise and link RFPM and PISUM in PDM
To complete the engineering change documentation into SAP in timely manner (ISUMS, MAFs, EDES, Special Instructions) and cascade updates to relevant Departments(Manufacturing Engineering, Assembly Methods, Procurement, Other SLS Sites, etc.)
To create PDM- SAP transfer objects in PDM, ensuring the right master data is maintained in PDM and is transferred to SAP
To request PDM- SAP transfers and in case of errors, analyse and correct the transfer objects
To maintain BoMs in SAP in line with the DLF and costing requirements
To ensure Point of embodiment's are agreed with Programs/ PPM for new BOMs and/or top level part numbers are managed effectively through PDM into SAP and maintained through production version control.

To attend monthly Material Review Board meetings and communicate with the Teams the upcoming engineering changes.
To follow, update and improve the implemented Data Quality Process on Site for Master Data in PDM and SAP:
To perform monthly audits, scheduled in the Data Quality Audit Plan
To analyse the incorrect data and validate the corrections with the owners
To identify root causes and suggest process improvements
To create and update user desk instructions, related to configuration management process

To respond to requests for data analysis and research
To focus on data accuracy and compliancy

Skills Required:

*Knowledge of Production planning fundamentals (MRP2 principles, e.g. APICS)
*Good understanding of the Business and Configuration management processes and systems
*Ability to manipulate and analyse data
*Good communication and interpersonal skills
*Team Work
*Process and results oriented

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