Product Master Data Analyst - South Holland - 6 months project
Posted on Jan 8, 2021 by Global Enterprise Partners
Global Enterprise Partners is currently looking for a Product Master Data Analyst for a 6 months project with our client in the South of the Netherlands.
Background: The Customer facing departments within the client require for their efforts a set of product attributes that they can report to the customer. The scope of data attributes varies from classification codes, physical properties of the product as chemical content.
This list of approximately 200 attributes originates from various disciplines, like manufacturing, logistics, sales, product stewardship and finance.
Currently there is no central repository where these attributes can be "consumed" from. The intent of the project is to establish this data repository.
The candidate is asked to (re)search potential sources of attributes that need to be added to the repository. This will involve research onto the background of the requested attribute, establishing possible source organizations/teams within the organisation and relevant source systems.
After analysis and proper systems selection, the candidate engages with the system/application owner and a developer for feeding the attribute into the repository.
Responsibilities and Duties:
- Drive analysis of requested attribute and documentation on this
- Together with SME's and stakeholders identify potential sources for attributes
- Approach application-/system owners for attribute extraction
- Align with developer for factoring in the attribute into report
- HBO/Academics or equivalent level
- Analytical skills
- Negotiation skills
- Affinity with business processes: logistics, sales, finance and product stewardship
- Knowledge of:
o Rudimentary Data base design
o Business processes
o Data governance approach
o SAP knowledge (nice to have)
- Fluent in English
Soft skills. Curious/inquisitive. Able to deal with resistance (required source data owners might not consider this project a priority). Persistence. Able to communicate in clear terms
Are you interested in this opportunity and do you meet the criteria? Please get in touch with Marco Eindhoven of Global Enterprise Partners.