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Intrim MRP Business Project Lead

Intrim MRP Business Project Lead

Posted 7 August by Pod Talent
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I have been engaged by one of the successful UK start-ups of the last decade to support in the recruitment of an Interim MRP Business Project Lead.

Role Overview:

Manage the definition and lead the functional delivery of the Sage X3 BoMs & MRP project, with overall responsibility for scoping, design, testing, process definition, process documentation, quality assuring the deliverables from the Sage X3 Implementation Partner, leading the project team to support these activities and liaising with senior stakeholders.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Support the Project Manager to define a detailed project plan including resource requirements

  • Define the scope and quality assure deliverables provided by Sage X3 implementation partner

  • Lead all scoping & requirements workshops, defining agendas, chairing meetings, capturing outputs

  • Lead the definition of the solution, maintaining high level design documentation

  • Lead the definition of new business processes and manage to definition of process documentation

  • Lead the preparation of master data and implement methods to track progress

  • Lead the definition of test plans, manage User Acceptance Testing activities and ensure the solution is tested to an agreed standard.

  • Lead the project team from a functional perspective, holding regular project team meetings.

  • Support the Project Manager to maintain a project RAID log and track progress against the project plan.

  • Provide regular updates to the Project Manager and key project stakeholders

  • Providing input into Steer Co meetings

Experience / Skills / Qualifications


  • Proactive self-starter, able to demonstrate a structured, focussed approach and proven track record of delivery

  • Excellent communication, influencing and people skills

  • BoM & MRP implementation for a high volume discrete manufacturing business as part of an ERP rollout ( 3 years )

  • Business Analysis / Requirements Gathering / Scoping / Functional Specifications ( 3 years )

  • Business Process Definition & Documentation ( 3 years )

Nice to have

  • Operational experience of MRP in conjunction with BoMs

  • Best practice experience of COGS design within an ERP System for manufacturing businesses

  • Best practice experience of BoM design within an ERP System for manufacturing businesses

  • ERP implementation - Supply Chain / Production / Manufacturing

  • Sage X3 product knowledge

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and Technical space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD, Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.

Required skills

  • MRP and BoM

Reference: 35820375

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