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Business Systems Manager

Job Title: Business Systems Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Horsham, West Sussex
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ASH16752WC_1520527271
Contact Name: Will Cusack
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

A successful technology business is seeking a driven Business Systems Manager to be responsible for driving forward development and integration across all of the company's existing and future business systems.

This includes ERP, MES, SharePoint, PDM, MS Project Server and other business processes and software. The role holder will develop a business systems strategy with associated resource and budget planning.


* Plan and execute the expansion of all business systems infrastructure to incorporate a second manufacturing site and further expansion thereafter.
* Review current status of existing business systems in terms of both robustness and effectiveness. Develop a continuous improvement plan around systems robustness and maintenance.
* Create a roadmap of improvements to business systems using company-wide stakeholder input.
* Review company expansion plans and requirements for new business systems in the 5-year planning period.
* Develop and monitor KPI's around business systems.
* Manage external IT consultants / vendors to time and budget.

Knowledge/skills required:

* SQL / Relational Databases.
* Document Management Systems (SharePoint).
* Project Planning tools (MS project server).
* ERP Systems (Priority).
* Factory planning and traceability systems (Lighthouse MES).
* Interactions within the business of engineering databases such as - Cockpit (requirements), DDM (designs data), SVN (software configuration).
* Experience of IT system architecture / design / implementation will be important e.g. stakeholder mapping, use case analysis, requirements definition, process mapping, data-flow diagramming, testing, fault/risk analysis
* Flexible in addressing issues, pragmatic and approachable. Able to influence peers.
* Strong time management, presentation and negotiation skills.
* Unquestioned integrity.
* Familiarity working with a diverse group of people.

If you are an experienced Business Systems Manager who is looking for their next challenge please send me your up to date CV. Please state ref: ASH16752WC in the subject line.

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