Application Support Analyst (SAP Materials Management and Plant Maintenance)

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7222286 (Ref.No. CSUIT1703)
Posted: February 29, 2024

Job Description

Interviews expected to be held 20 March 2024

Salary Grade 7 (£37,099 - £44,263 p.a. with a discretionary range to £53,116 p.a.) Depending on experience  

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. 

Do you have experience in SAP Materials Management and Plant Maintenance, are looking for a new challenge?  Are you an enthusiastic and driven individual with a desire to be part of an Application Support team delivering high quality IT services to support a range of business critical systems?

The University Of Leeds is excited to announce that its SAP team is going through a transformation as it starts the journey to S4 HANA. You will be joining the university at a pivotal moment as the team grows to meet the university’s future needs, you will have an opportunity to take a full and active part as the university transitions from ECC6 to S4 HANA.

As an Application Support Analyst at the University Of Leeds, your role will be to support materials management and plant maintenance related SAP delivery through an excellent understanding of business processes. You will support the identification, selection, specification and configuration of SAP functionality to enable delivery of Performance Commitments, Strategic Objectives & contribute to the University’s vision for SAP. You will provide analytical and technical skills, configuration expertise and business knowledge to support a wide range of business objectives and initiatives

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. 

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

What we offer in return

And much more!  

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

Andrew Mallinson, SAP Manager 

Email:  [email protected] 


Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Professional Services
School/Institute:  IT
Section:  DDO
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £37,099 to £44,263 per annum
with a discretionary range to £53,116 p.a.) Depending on experience
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Wednesday 28 February 2024
Closing Date:  Sunday 10 March 2024
Interview Date:  Wednesday 20 March 2024
Reference:  CSUIT1703


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