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Specific Vacancies·Hillhouse HQ, Thornton Cleveleys.·
IT Business Analyst
2022 will be an important year for the Victrex IT Delivery Team as it will be involved in a succession of major transformation and modernisation projects.
We are looking for an IT Business Analyst to work in partnership with business stakeholders to help identify, assess and facilitate the design of IT enabled business change opportunities with definable costs, desired business outcomes and associated benefits.
Projects due to start this year include a major D365 programme (that will replace the existing ERP and CRM applications as well as introducing D365 Marketing, HR and eCommerce functionality) and the delivery of a Laboratory Information Management System application that will integrate to D365.
This is an exciting opportunity to leverage steering and executive committees for decision making and change management support, providing effective leadership across internal and external resources to deliver projects and releases against defined time, cost and quality constraints.
With a Project Management Qualification (Prince2; PLM, Agile, Scrum Master), you will be experienced in effectively leading and delivering all phases of complex enterprise-wide IT enabled Business Change projects using both Waterfall and Agile methodologies. You will be experienced in effectively collaborating across a global organisation and managing internal resources with demonstrable effective interpersonal and written communication, negotiation and influencing skills at all levels of an organisation. Demonstrable experience and knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle, testing techniques and tools (DevOps) and experience of Microsoft Office Suite (advanced Excel) and Microsoft Project or equivalent are essential.
We are looking to hear from candidates who are experienced in effectively leading enterprise wide system documentation and analysis. You will have demonstrable interpersonal and written communication skills with strong negotiating and influencing skills. We are looking for someone who can collaborate across organisational boundaries, and who are able to develop Enterprise Architectural capabilities across multiple countries.
Our Offer to You
We offer competitive base salary and enrolment in our Company bonus scheme, as well as a competitive pension scheme with employer contributions of 14%. However, our employee offering doesn't stop there, we offer flexible working with this role with a site presence required from time to time to ensure delivery of departmental goals - therefore we are very supportive of hybrid working here.
Additionally, we offer private medical insurance and give employees 29 days annual leave per annum + bank holidays.
Victrex is a world leader in the creation of advanced material science solutions, putting us firmly at the leading edge of the very best manufacturing innovations for automotive, aerospace, energy, electronics and medical industry components.
Everyday millions of people use products, which contain our materials …
from 4 billion mobile devices and smartphones, over 20,000 aeroplanes and 500 million cars, to components used in energy generation and over 13 million implanted medical devices, all benefit from the innovations created by Victrex.
With over 35 years’ experience, we develop world-leading solutions with the highest performing polymers and semi-finished and finished parts, all of which shape future performance for our customers and end users, and drive value for our shareholders.
Victrex is a multinational company, with locations as diverse as the USA, Europe and across Asia. But our HQ, is situated in Thornton-Cleveleys U.K., in the Fylde (Lancashire); which boasts easy transport links to the beautiful countryside of the Fylde coast and into the Lakes. As well as easy city links to Blackpool, Preston, Lancaster, Liverpool and Manchester. Giving you the best of all worlds, by putting you firmly in a region which provides everything most people could wish for, including a wide range of sports, recreational groups, to the very best in diverse nightlife choices. All options are here in the North West close to or just a quick trip from our global HQ.
Vison & Culture:
By nature, Victrex is a product leader: innovation is one of the core values of our business, together with our passion and performance! Victrex’s day-to-day culture is one of collaboration, support and enablement. Cross-functional interaction is key to our daily work. All our employees play an important role in contributing to the Victrex vision and culture which we are consistently enhancing and developing for the 21st Century.
We have also recently become winners of the prestigious Ecovadis Gold Award, which is a universal acknowledgement of Victrex’s sustainability rating as being in the top 5% of over 75,000 companies. We are also proud to be recognised as a ‘Disability Confident’ employer!
Why Join Victrex?
You will be part of a high performing and dedicated team within a FTSE-250 company. You’ll experience a wide variety of work, with no two days being the same. Working closely with colleagues across the business including in our international locations to deliver results of the highest quality. You could be a part of an international enterprise with entities in Europe, Asia, and America, all joining together to provide world-class innovations that help shape the world of tomorrow!
Victrex values diversity and encourages applications from all sections of the community.