Master Data Management Technologist

Newport (Casnewydd)
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Master Data Management Technologist

Business Unit: Tata Steel Strip Products UK

Department: Product Quality Control, Technical

Location: Newport, South Wales

Salary Range: £27,051 - £47,482 + Benefits

What we can offer?

Tata Steel UK offers their employees significant benefits packages. For this role, you will benefit from:

  • A market competitive salary
  • 35 days holidays per annum
  • Quarterly Bonus Scheme - subject to business performance
  • One of the UK's leading defined contribution pension schemes (10% employer contribution / 6% employee contribution)
  • Annual Pay Review
  • Employee discount scheme for companies including Vodafone, Nissan, Jaguar Land Rover and also various local services

You may be also interested to know that we have an extensive list of lifestyle benefits including childcare vouchers, free onsite parking at all of our sites, an employee assistance programme as well as discounts with local and national retailers and services.

We can offer opportunities for individuals who are looking to develop their skill set within a varied manufacturing environment. Tata Steel have committed to key investments in their UK operations over the next 5 years. We are building for the future and investing heavily in our operations.

About us

Tata Steel is one of the world's top ten steel producers. The combined group has an aggregate crude steel capacity of more than 28 million ton and approximately 80,000 employees across four continents. We're part of the Tata Group, one of the largest, most diverse conglomerates in the world with businesses in the UK including Tata Steel, Jaguar Land Rover and Tetley Tea.

Tata Steel Strip Products UK (TSSP UK) makes hot-rolled, cold-rolled and metallic-coated strip steels and provides solutions in product design, processing technologies and management of the supply chain. We work closely with our customers to help them obtain the best results from our products. Our business aims to lead the market with the best products and services and we work continuously to improve them.

The Role

We are currently recruiting for a Master Data Management (MDM) Technologist to be based at our Newport, South Wales site and working within the Technical Department. This position will primarily involve taking and reviewing the customer technical order data that we receive and then entering the information into a SAP Material Master. You will also help manage the Technical master data that we own within the team which must be maintained in order to support the order entry and product routing processes.

Additional responsibilities in SAP will include, implementing any new / amended master data required for the maintenance of steel grade and Slab grid data and you will also be involved in the change management process required for the updating of material master records. This role will also help the Technical Data Steward to maintain and develop effective Quality Assurance procedures within the team to ensure that business practices are clear and robust.

Skills & Experience Required

We are looking to recruit a candidate who has excellent IT, literacy and numeracy skills and will have a sound knowledge of SAP based IT systems. An ability to work within a team is fundamental to success in this role as there are significant cross-functional interactions required with the Supply Chain, Commercial and Finance teams.

Applicants should ideally be educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant scientific, mathematical or IT discipline . We expect applicants to possess excellent attention to detail, be logical problem solvers and be very self-motivated.

An understanding of basic customer requirements, steel ordering specifications and manufacturing process routes would also be an advantage.

Closing Date for Applications: 11:00pm on Thursday 24th May 2018

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