Master Data Configuration Controller

Shorterm Limited
03 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Master Data Configuration Controller - Cheltenham We are working with a Global Aerospace Technology company who have excellent position available for a high calibre Configuration Controller to join the team on a permanent basis in the Cheltenham area. The Master Data Configuration Controller is a member of the Site Master Data Team and is 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 embodiments 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 analyze 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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