Duties / Responsibilities (Including Objectives of the role) : Capture business requirements and liaise with business to successfully introduce improvements to processes and systems in use within the Lotus group for supply chain and inbound logistics domains.
Ability to define and shape an improved Business Applications landscape. Ensure that Lotus keeps up to date with technology to achieve and maintain a leading position within the automotive market especially within the supply chain domain of Lotus.
Capture requirements from the supply chain domain of Lotus Analyse, interpret and document those business requirements Define and map the detailed business processes that meet those business requirements Work with IT and 3rd party suppliers and business to encourage collaboration and knowledge sharing Communicate the benefits of your recommendations to all levels of business and IT Define and document the business systems architecture map that supports the business processes including existing technology and outline requirements for any new technology (ie the relationship between existing any new architecture) Specify and cost any new or revised technical solutions Act as project manager for small projects or under PMO for larger projects, to plan and deliver the solution Define and document new and changed roles and or reporting lines within the areas affected by the new solutions Support staff affected in making best use of the recommended solution especially through UAT and Post Go-
Live Support phases Qualifications and Experience (Essential & Desirable criteria) Essential Criteria : Educated to degree level Experience in similar role Knowledge of IT department support & development processes Knowledge of a manufacturing systems environment Fluent English spoken and written Advanced PC skills (Office) Desirable Criteria : Prince2 awareness BSc Degree or Equivalent SME in supply chain logistics Experience in purchasing, warehousing or logistics Ideally experience working in an Agile or Waterfall environment A proven ability to collaborate with experts in order to establish the technical vision and analyse the trade-
offs between useability and performance needs