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Ripon, UK
Closing Date:
31 Jan 2019

Business Systems Lead

The Role & Key Responsibilities

We have an exciting opportunity within Speciality Nutrition for a Business Systems Lead to join us ensuring successful implementation of required systems.

The initial priority of the role will be to assist Primary Diets – our manufacturing business based in Melmerby -  to deliver several key business system replacement projects that help to support their continuous improvement strategy.

It will be key to work closely with the functional departments and external system providers to ensure conformance to project specifications as well as developing a network of “Specialist” and “Key Users” within the business unit, resulting in a local team that can support and drive systems from a functional level.

The role will be responsible for supporting the testing of systems, including helping to create test plans for the functional departments and supporting key users in documenting results from testing.

You will work in partnership with the Group IS team to ensure fulfilment of IS project control documents and processes in compliance with AB Agri and ABF business controls and governance.

The role requires knowledge of ERP systems, alongside strong Project Management experience.is essential and experience of working across multiple methodologies is ideal. Relevant experience within the manufacturing industry and an understanding of working with different countries would also be advantageous.

The successful candidate will need to be open and friendly to ensure positive interaction with the key users and be an effective team player during projects, process reviews and root cause investigations. Being customer focused to ensure our customers get the most out of the business systems that they use and the ability to work in a challenging environment is also essential to this role. 

About The Company

Speciality Nutrition is AB Agri’s business group that supplies value-added nutrition solutions to integrators, livestock farmers, pet owners and their feed suppliers. Its businesses, Premier Nutrition, Primary Diets, ASN and ISN, operate throughout the EU and Asia. AB Agri is an animal nutrition and agricultural services business, part of Associated British Foods plc.

You can read more about Speciality Nutrition here.
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