Procurement Data Analyst
Would you like to join BAE Systems to work with internal and external customers, as well as providing a bridge between users and the technology solutions? We currently have a vacancy for a Procurement Data Analyst at our site in Rochester.
As a Procurement Data Analyst, you will be responsible for providing systems support to the Procurement and Operations department, as well as supporting business system upgrades and new products from a project and user acceptance testing perspective.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to develop your data analyst skills and build towards a career in procurement.
Your main responsibilities as a Procurement Data Analyst will involve:
Providing data solutions for the Procurement and Operations functions
Representing the site at software upgrades and evaluating new software solutions
Maintaining the Departments Web pages (SharePoint) and bespoke databases
Being involved in troubleshooting queries and ad-hoc reporting
Testing data post Oracle upgrades & patches
Loading data into the business system
Your skills and qualifications should include several of the following skills:
Experience in writing Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications
Advanced Microsoft Office knowledge including Excel
Data analysis experience
Conversant in SQL queries
Experience in SharePoint site development / management
Detailed knowledge of MS Access
Training will be provided if you lack any of the above skills.
What we're looking for in you:
You should be able to manage and prioritise your own busy workload, with excellent problem solving skills.You must be customer service focused and highly self-motivated.You must have clear written and verbal communication skills
Location: Rochester (International travel may be required)
Salary: Competitive based on experience
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom.
We pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of. You’ll have the opportunity to work from concept to completion, giving you real ownership of projects. Whatever you do, you'll have the satisfaction of knowing you're making a difference to people's lives.
We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.
We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.