Lead Specialist, Product Offer Management, Master Data Steward

  • Hopkinton, MA

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Non-Executive Management



The Lead Specialist, Product Offer Management will be responsible for understanding and working toward maintaining the data integrity and accuracy of Material Master data in both SAP and Agile Applications. This role will be geared primarily toward the creation and maintenance of quality Master Data to support all downstream processes/systems.


A good Lead Specialist will possess technical expertise and an understanding of how the Material Master is core to the operation of SAP and Agile. This role will also work with other key POM team members to define Master Data attributes and impact across the corporation.

The Lead Specialist must be a self-starter with the ability to accomplish goals with guidance but also with little supervision or direction. They must also have a sense of urgency and the proven ability to deliver results. Excellent communication skills are also a key trait as they will work closely with many groups involved with New Product Introduction, including Sales, IT, Engineering, R&D, Customer Service, and Manufacturing.

A solid understanding of basic SAP and Agile Material Master Principles is required including such items as material/part types, material views, extending materials for use during the build and fulfillment processes and also configuring material for procurement, sale and build/assembly. The ideal candidate for this position has experience with managing workflow and using bulk load capabilities to accelerate the creation and update of materials using tools such as ENCO.


PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Lead Specialist will focus on using core Material Master Functionality along with SAP s Product Lifecycle Management Application and Agile Application to do the following:
Understand Master Data Attributes and how they will be applied across Dell EMC NPI s along with how they impact downstream systems/processes.
Creation of Master Data Attribute Use Cases as they will apply to Dell EMC NPI s
Own the Quality of Materials and BOM information and it s suitability for downstream processes through business and data quality rules.
Monitor and Improve the quality of the Master Data process via audits and corrective actions.
Close collaboration with partners across Dell/Dell EMC to support New Products and Services
Document and create training and procedural documents
Lead the development of operational measurements.
Lead the development and analysis of key metrics and statistics to optimize efficiency of operational resources.
Prepare reports and conduct trending analysis / root cause analysis and communicates to appropriate stakeholders.
Analyze process and make recommendations for improvement.

Critical Hiring Criteria:

Project Management Skills.
Ability to prioritize projects and deliverables.
Knowledge of New Product Introduction (NPI) lifecycles.
Knowledge of manufacturing and engineering concepts and processes.
Detail oriented.
Communication skills.
Problem solving skills.
Leadership Skills.




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