Material Data Steward

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The role will cover processes in a SAP master data environment. This position will work closely with Procurement and Production to help identify data cleansing opportunities.

The focus will be on enriching manufactured material related master data, including calculating routing times based on manufacturing operations.

Tasks will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Checks and approves base data creation or data change requests.
  • Responsible for creating master data records related to Purchased and Manufactured Materials, based on information provided by the business units. 
  • Responsible for locally provided and used templates for automatic data creation.
  • Understands local business and related data management needs.
  • Assists with data cleansing and retrofit activities.
  • Performs quality checks to ensure high quality of locally used master data.
  • Liaison between the business and the Data Governance team
  • Provide guidance to key users to assist in understanding the interrelationships between master data fields. 
  • Supports rollout of new guidelines and policies within a unit.
  • Is responsible for monitoring progress and helping push new material creations and extensions for the unit.
  • Perform master data clean up tasks, including transaction authorization clean-up efforts in conjunction with IT, according to policies and procedures.
  • Communicate with all Business Areas to enforce best practices in data control, governance and continued improvements for data cleansing.
  • Identify and propose process improvement opportunities regarding data quality to maintain a high level of data quality in SAP. 
  • Ability to work on-site in Mettler-Toledo office facility. 
  • Execute assigned projects as defined

What You Need to Succeed

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Strong knowledge of fabrication processes including CNC equipment such as Lathes, Mills, Routers, Press Brakes, Laser, and Waterjet.
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret drawings to be able to calculate routing times based on required manufacturing operations
  • Ability to work within a team environment to create cooperation between the Data Governance team and the business. 
  • SAP experience is desirable, especially if related to Master Data processes for Materials, BOM, Routings, PIR's and Source List. 
  • Strong attention to details, with a passion for accuracy and ability to recognize and correct errors.
  • Ability to manage a heavy workload and work rapidly in a fast paced atmosphere. 
  • Strong analytical skills, combined with advanced knowledge of MS Excel, 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) as well as a strong customer service orientation.
  • Experience in a purchasing role and/or manufacturing environment is preferred.

Minimum Education / Experience Required:
  • BA/BS in Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Technology, Business, or Supply Chain or related field. Consideration will be given to candidates without a degree who can demonstrate equivalent knowledge gained from additional professional experience.
  • Experience supporting manufacturing in an ERP systems (preferably SAP) is preferred.
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience working with master data in areas such as purchasing, or master data stewardship, data cleansing, and governance. 

Travel Requirements: 
  • This position has a travel requirement of less than 10%.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire 
  • Tuition reimbursement, employee wellness programs, plus other perks and discounts 
  • Parental and caregiver leave policies
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits 
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation 
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes. 
  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

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