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Solution Architect - Supply Chain Job

Date: Jun 6, 2019

Location: Edinburgh (EBP), Scotland

Company: Heineken

Solution Architect – Supply Chain – Flexible Location with 3 days a week in Edinburgh and 2 days remote if preferred

Function: Business Systems
Salary: up to £63,000 + Flexible Benefits + Bonus + 35 days holiday + Bupa Healthcare + Award-Winning Pension + 5 x Life Assurance, plus additional lifestyle benefit options within The Benefits Bar

Your Flexible benefits are worked out as 15% of the base salary up to £15,000 which you can take as cash or as a car allowance


We've ambitious goals and we know it's the expertise and enthusiasm of our people that fuels our growth. Right now we're looking for an outstanding Solution Architect to join our team.

The Role

Reporting to the IT Manager for Supply and Support, we are looking for a highly experienced Solutions Architect to proactively deliver and manage the SAP application architecture that supports our Manufacturing, Logistics, Materials Forecasting and Procurement functions.

With experience of delivering complex IT solutions, you will bring a range of skills to ensure that each delivery project has the right resources and oversight to ensure high quality solution design and build.

Working with the support of the Enterprise Architect, you will help build a sustainable and scalable solution set for Heineken's current and future commercial goals in line with our overall IT strategy.

Leading a team of internal SAP consultants and bringing in external resources and partners to meet project demands you will be in total control of the solutions track of projects in your domain.

You will proactively engage with software and consulting partners to understand future technology trends and define their relevance and potential value to Heineken UK.

You will have played significant design and leadership roles in a number of major Supply Chain projects.

Previous line management experience is preferred.

Heineken UK

We're proud to be the UK's leading Pub, Cider and Beer Company. With over 2,300 colleagues employed across the UK, we offer fantastic opportunities for people with talent and drive. From brewing to sales and marketing, from logistics to finance, IT and HR - there's much more to our business than you might imagine.

Our unrivalled portfolio of brands includes Foster's, Strongbow, John Smith's, Bulmers, Old Mout, and of course the world-renowned Heineken® and, with 2900 pubs, we're one of the UK's leading leased pub businesses and a passionate supporter of the great British pub.


Next Steps

Apply today with your most up to date CV. If this sounds like a journey you'd like to join and you'd like to stand out, rather than fit in, we'd love to hear from you.

Closing date: 16th June 2019

Please note that this role has not yet passed the Resident Market Labour Test therefore at this stage candidates without (or with only limited) Right to Work in the UK would, unfortunately, be excluded. We would be back in touch again with all relevant candidates should our process reach the stage where we are in a legal position to sponsor candidates.

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