B2B Platform Manager

Recruiter
Jenrick Engineering Northampton
Location
Corby
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: 27 days, 10%
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have a fantastic opportunity for a B2B Integration / Data Interchange Manager to join an industry leading E-Commerce business based in the Northamptonshire area The opportunity will see you leading a team of 3 staff and will involve some exciting project work. THE COMPANY: The business supplies a wide-variety of products via the internet but also through catalogues and trade counters. It`s a successful, multi-site business with an impressive customer base and constantly expanding. The E-Commerce side of the business employs electronic process for communication between suppliers and accounts, this is a portal based system utilising Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) for business-2- business (B2B) connectivity. THE ROLE: The successful candidate will manage the integration team (currently 3 staff) and all aspects of the system and how it interacts with suppliers / Accounts. You will be responsible for information and document transfer through the system and will work closely with IBM who provides the connectivity systems. You will lead the activities to ``on-board`` new clients, provide solutions and resolve connectivity issues with existing accounts (currently about 300). Duties will also include business planning process with weekly, monthly and quarterly review meetings to make sure everything is in place. There will be lots of project work which will include improvements to current systems and process, making the system easier, faster and more flexible to use. THE CANDIDATE: To be successful in this role you will need direct and relevant experience of this type of EDI system (Electronic Data Interchange). You must have familiarity with EDIFACT standards and understand all elements of the connectivity processes. You must have previous managerial level experience or enough knowledge and ability to easily step into the role. Suitable candidates may have previous held the titles of or had experience in: B2B Integration Manager, EDI Manager, Electronic Data Interchange Manager, E Commerce Manager, B2B Platform Manager. THE BENEFITS: - SALARY - Up to £60k p.a - Company Car / Car Allowance - Holidays 27 days + Bank Hols - Contributory Pension up to 10.5% (employer) - Private medical Inc family - Sick Pay
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