Master Data Officer

Location: Parramatta, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 18 days ago
Contact: Manjita Osta
Reference: 185867_1530245157

Key functions of the role:
* Accurately process transactions in accordance with current finance procedures, regulations and policy.
* Participate in data management activities and identify and report on unusual transactions/data.
* Liaise with the Contact Centre, Accounts Payable, business users and other business units and their suppliers to provide information related to supplier master data and existing processes including any potential discrepancies.
* Perform data maintenance and data analysis function as required.
* Day to day activities typically includes actioning (on average) 30-40 UWL online requests to create or change supplier data, answering supplier related queries using Remedy incidents, phone calls and/or e-mails.

The ideal candidate will possess:
* At least 2-4 years of experience in supplier data management
* Strong verbal communication and cross-group collaboration skills
* Drives through ambiguity, self-motivated, thrives with minimal supervision
* Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
* Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills, including proficiency with complex pivot tables and data analysis functions.
* Understanding of master data governance and management concepts
* Strong client facing skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Confident, takes ownership, willingness to "do what it takes" to get the job done
* Provide guidance and support to new and existing staff with regard to operating procedures and effective customer service.

Desired Skills:
* Experience with working in high volume transaction
* Supplier Master Data maintenance experience in SAP
* Preference will be given to anyone who already have relevant experience in SAP and posses required Excel skills (VLOOKUP,PIVOT etc.)