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Senior Systems Analyst - SAP SD

Central Functions

Solihull, West Midlands
Salary Band 3 plus benefits
Full Time
Closing: 15/01/2020
1 position available
Job Reference No. 50107703

Job Specification

"So why do you get out of bed in the morning?

Whilst you’re thinking, grab a cup of tea and we’ll tell you why some of our employees do:

“To work with fantastic people” “To feel challenged and have fun” “To feel proud of what I’ve achieved”.

Sounds good doesn’t it?

At Tarmac, ‘who you are’ matters. We want to get to know you. If you share our values and are proud of a job well done, collaborative in working well with others and ambitious to make things better, then have a read of what we have on offer.

We are currently looking for a Senior Systems Analyst - SAP SD and E-commerce - to join our team in Solihull at Tarmac. We’re working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of different backgrounds.

This is a varied, complex and rewarding position that requires someone who:

Leads effective delivery of relevant application services by leveraging deep specialist SAP SD knowledge.

Translates business requirements into functional specifications and effective, efficient and compliant business solutions.

Works primarily on business change projects but also leads delivery of smaller change packages via the enhancement process.

Possesses deep and complex business process knowledge and underpinning solution architecture.

Is able to communicate complex IT concepts into understandable business language.

Mentors and supports junior team members.


Reporting directly to the IT Commercial Systems Manager, you will:

Deputises for team manager.​

Coach & mentor analysts to increase staff motivation, foster growing skill sets and widen the talent pool. Supports the recruitment process.​

Work as a Subject Matter Expert within the SAP SD application & functional scope on business projects in line with business strategy, having deep application knowledge across multiple ERP modules, in particular SAP SD​

Supports the business requirements relating to IT eCommerce and customer experience applications​

Quickly grasps user requirements and solution options, demonstrating initiative and confidence when presented with new challenges​

Owns enhancements & project tasks translating functional requirements into solution design, build, test (co-ordinating UAT) and deployment​

Works on agreed projects and changes within the agreed time limits​

Builds solutions that comply right first time by design; possesses basic understanding of GDPR, SOx and GISP​

Manages expert second-line support to IT users in line with agreed SLAs​

Investigates incidents and identifies and mobilises resources required to aid resolution, escalates SLA breaches​

Acts as a Subject Matter Expert in the Change Management process​

Vendor liaison to support service delivery to agreed SLAs ​

Supports the incident root cause analysis process

Ensures compliance with Internal Control processes and procedures.​

Qualifications/Experience: ​

Educated to degree standard or able to demonstrate appropriate significant and relevant experience in a similar role.​

ITIL certified/trained​

Accredited by relevant software vendors (where available)​

SAP SD Certified​

Experience working with SAP Hybris​

Experience with IT eCommerce and CX Projects


In return, we offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits.

Some of the range of benefits on offer to employees include:

Bonus scheme
25 days holiday
Holiday purchase scheme
Contributory pension scheme
Sharesave scheme
Access to the Tarmac rewards website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc.
Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice.
Training and development opportunities

By the way, as part of CRH, our employees have access to a range of careers within the wider group which operates at over 3,800 locations in 31 countries. CRH generates endless possibilities for individuals who are hungry for that next challenge!

Interested? Why not click here to find out more? Go on… are you ready to build your future?"



All applicants will be required to provide evidence that they have the right to live and work in the UK, as per the UK Illegal Working Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006 at the interview stage.

No agencies please.

Tarmac is an equal opportunities employer.

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