Job Vacancy Sr Business Analyst – JD Edwards ERP Manufacturing Atkore

Job title: Sr Business Analyst – JD Edwards ERP Manufacturing

Company: Atkore

Job description: Description :

Business Analyst – JD Edwards ERP Manufacturing

Who we are:

Atkore is forging a future where our employees, customers, suppliers, shareholders, and communities are building better together – a future focused on serving the customer and powering and protecting the world.

With a global network of manufacturing and distribution facilities, Atkore is a leading provider of electrical, safety and infrastructure solutions.

Who we are looking for:

We’re looking for an experienced JD Edwards ERP Manufacturing expert to help us transform our North American operations to a single and common JD Edwards-enabled solution. The Business Analyst will be the primary contact person for everything related to the current JD Edwards ERP system, including becoming familiar with the business processes and requirements that drive how the ERP system is implemented, deployed and updated. Ultimately, this position is responsible for Atkore’s ongoing Manufacturing system functionality, service and support. This person will report to the Manager of IT ERP Operations and will work closely with all ERP user groups across Atkore International, including Sales, Finance, Customer Service, Procurement, Order Management, Warehousing and Distribution.

What you’ll do:

  • ERP Digital Roadmap Support:
  • Act as IT leader responsible for the successful design, build, test, and implementation of Atkore’s North American Manufacturing solution.
  • Support the incremental and phased implementation of the Manufacturing solution across multiple facilities.
  • Become Atkore’s Manufacturing solution expert for future digital roadmap efforts.
  • ERP Support and Implementation:
  • Initiate and lead ERP-related projects and enhancements in the manufacturing functions.
  • Thoroughly understand company business practices and procedures in order to design, develop and maintain automated workflow processes.
  • Work with ERP systems users and management across the organization to determine appropriate system configuration and setup.
  • Create documentation and procedural guidelines for ERP systems users.
  • ERP Maintenance & Ongoing Development:
  • Provide day to day support to ERP users.
  • Analyze, troubleshoot, and resolve ERP system issues reported by end users.
  • Design, develop and maintain reports used by ERP systems users.
  • Understand ERP security subsystem in order to assign appropriate system access to users at different levels throughout the organization and its partners.
  • Maintain current knowledge and understanding of ERP applications and computer hardware operating systems.
  • Conduct in-depth tests for modified and new systems or applications.
  • Produce user documentation for applications developed.
  • Customer Partnership and Support:
  • Participate in internal Lean and Kaizen events in customer areas.
  • Support customer initiatives and operational activities.
  • Attend customer KPI reviews and meetings as requested.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What you bring:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, or related/relevant field.
  • Strong business knowledge of the J.D. Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.1 (“JDE ERP”) package with specific focus on Manufacturing and Master Data related to it.
  • At least 3 years’ experience implementing enterprise IT applications, defining and mapping business processes, and understanding integration between various applications. It’s also a plus if you have experience with distributed application development in a client/server environment.
  • A proven record of strong internal customer service, on-time and on-budget completion of projects and enhancements, and continuous improvement of the capabilities within your function.
  • Large scale, multi-site, program implementation experience and PMP certification (we aren’t requiring these, but we do prefer them).
  • A formal structured problem-solving certification such as Six Sigma (this would be a plus).
  • Strong business acumen and understanding of business operations, along with good communication and documentation skills, and experience working with all levels of staff to define business and technical requirements.
  • An ability to get support and buy-in for recommendations and decisions.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, with the ability to deliver commitments while managing multiple priorities. This will require familiarity with the development life cycle and its implementation.

Within 3 months, you’ll:

  • Complete your new hire “Immersion” so that you are ready to rock in your new role.
  • Have developed relationships with the key stakeholders for this role.
  • Be well-versed in Atkore’s procurement processes as well as business and IT solutions.
  • Be able to provide limited customer support for production down and continuous improvement activities.

Within 6-months, you’ll:

  • Have started to become a subject matter expert for Atkore-specific business processes and IT solutions.
  • Be a competent problem-solver and providing full production support with limited assistance.
  • Be able to make recommendations regarding business processes and IT solutions.

Within 12-months, you’ll:

  • Completely own Atkore’s Manufacturing solution portfolio.
  • Autonomously make decisions regarding Manufacturing solutions, and be seen as Atkore’s go-to person.
  • Be able to strategically identify needed improvements, changes, and modifications and turn those ideas into action.
  • Translate Atkore’s business strategy into needed IT capabilities for Manufacturing.

Atkore is committed to creating an engaged and aligned workforce that drives collaborative culture. Our team strives for breakthrough results, stays focused on being standout leaders, and fully supports decisions of the Company. We consistently live the Atkore mission, strategic priorities, and behaviors, all in a way that’s consistent with our core values. Together, we build strong leaders that continually endeavor to move us forward.

Join our team and align yourself with an industry leader!


Expected salary:

Location: Mokena, IL

Job date: Fri, 15 Jul 2022 22:30:07 GMT

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