Applications Analyst - Step Up

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£28000 - £30000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications Analyst

Our impressive, International business services client who operate their EMEA Shared Service Centre in Bracknell, are looking to recruit an enthusiastic Applications Analyst to join their team to help them develop and implement solutions which will transform the global organisation. My client recognise that ByDesign is a relatively new solution, so they are willing for you to learn the product while you're in the role.

Role Duties & Responsibilities

* Work with business users and other team members to identify local and statutory requirements for output forms (such as invoices, remittance advice etc) and reports to meet global and local needs

* Design, develop and implement these output forms in accordance with programme timescales

* Design, develop and implement reports using the ByDesign reporting capabilities to meet business needs

* Translate end user business needs to design, configure, document, and test solution enhancements

* Develop integration specifications to meet business integration needs alongside the Business Solutions team.

* Develop and execute test scripts for developed functionality and assist business users in testing

* Participate fully in the programme defect management process - resolving assigned issues and managing the resolution of defects identified

* As the solution evolves, work with SAP to identify the minor changes and enhancements that can be made to improve usability without requiring custom development

* Work closely with software vendors to understand how standard system capability can be used optimally to support business processes without the need for software customisation

* Work with SAP and other vendors to identify the most efficient method of delivering and maintaining solutions output forms, reports and other minor extensions

* Design and develop output forms that meet local needs while fitting without our global standards

* Design, develop and maintain reports using ByDesign's extensive in-built reporting capabilities

* Work with SAP to improve standard integrations between SAP cloud based products becoming the companies expert on the integration functionality

* Identify, explore and test new solution capability delivered in each of our releases as we implement ByDesign in over 80 countries in the next 12 months

* Develop best practice 'Develops' processes to ensure the ongoing support and maintenance of the output forms and reports you develop

* Become an expert in a rapidly growing application and share that expertise with your colleagues and across the ByDesign user community

Skills & Experience:

* Be technically minded and able to communicate with users across the globe with differing levels of application knowledge

* Be willing to learn

* Understand some of the business processes being implemented - Project to Cash; Purchase to Pay; Budget to Report and Professional Services

This position is a 12 month fixed term contract and will suit individuals who are ideally available at short notice. If you require further information on the role of Applications Analyst please do not hesitate to contact me.

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