Functional Analyst (SAP Payroll)

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7106973 (Ref.No. CSUIT1569)
Posted: August 2, 2022

Job Description

Salary: £34,304 – £40,927 p.a. (with a discretionary range to £49,112 p.a.)

This role will be based on the university campus with scope for it to be undertaken in a hybrid manner. We are also open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

Are you looking for a role to contribute to Global Change? Are you an enthusiastic and driven individual with a desire to be part of an SAP team delivering high quality services to effectively support a range of business critical functions? 

The University of Leeds is one of the top 135 universities in the world.  We have a truly global community, with more than 39,000 students from 170 different countries and over 9,000 staff of 100 different nationalities.  Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world-leading research that has a real impact around the globe. 

As we embark on an ambitious Digital Transformation, we are investing in our IT service that is key to developing our learning and research capability as we strive to collaborate across the globe, attacking global issues.

This is an excellent opportunity to join the SAP team in one of the country’s leading universities. As part of the SAP team you will play a key role in the design, development and continued maintenance of SAP solutions.

Your role will be focused on providing support for a range of existing services and applications related to SAP, including responsibilities for effective incident management. Your excellent communication skills will be utilised when working with a wide range of IT colleagues and users. You will be part of a team delivering support for services that underpin a range of business critical activities. You will contribute to the development of new and existing key core services used by a range of business stakeholders, working closely with business change and IT change professionals to ensure systems support is fit for purpose and meets strategic and user requirements. 

You will utilise skills, knowledge and experience gained through working in an SAP role to provide high quality proactive and reactive support. You will work effectively, aligned to the software application support lifecycle ensuring effective communication and consultation with stakeholders and customers in delivering and maintaining provision of fit for purpose solutions.

Working in a complex environment, your work will involve ensuring user documentation developed and maintained in line with standard operating procedures to ensure alignment with industry best practice, IT standards and regulatory compliance.

The focus of this role will be on the timely and accurate provision of payroll at the University with the requirement to also support colleagues with HR incidents and requests from our internal customers.


What we offer in return

And much more!  


If you are looking for an opportunity where you have the autonomy to design, develop and implement SAP solutions within payroll, apply today.


To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Jenny Tompflitt, Application Support Manager

Email: [email protected] 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Professional Services
School/Institute:  IT
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £34,304 to £40,927 p.a.
with a discretionary range to £49,112 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Monday 01 August 2022
Closing Date:  Sunday 14 August 2022
Reference:  CSUIT1569

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.