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We have a new exciting opportunity to join our growing IT team as a Senior Systems Analyst.

This is a full time, permanent position which can be based at the Support Centre in Speke, Liverpool or at our Runcorn Distribution Centre. (Out of hours 24 x 7 on a rota basis).

A very exciting time to join us here at B&M, we have continuously been opening new stores, have been recently added on to the FTSE 100 company list and are one of the fasted growing retailers in the UK!

As a business we will be undergoing a lot of different projects within the next year, and we are looking for a Senior Systems Analyst who will play a vital role as a technical lead in upgrading our Warehouse Management Software System.

We are looking for someone who has experience within a dynamic IT environment, supporting critical Warehouse and Logistics operations and exposure to numerous other Retail business systems. This is a hands on design, configuration and support role, so we are looking for someone who will have the experience to investigate and resolve. In fact a real trouble shooter who applies logic to support business applications and business process. Someone who applies critical thinking to innovative ways to resolve complex issues, and make a real difference.

In this role, you will:

  • Design new IT solutions, modify, enhance or adapt existing systems and integrate new features or functional improvements
  • Involvement/ownership of new deployments, from process design; configuration; testing to go live and ongoing support
  • Proactively manage business applications; working with databases; develop new business process; enhancing business reporting
  • Analyse system requirements and undertake product development
  • Implement, configure and test feasible solutions
  • Liaise between and report to internal /external clients and stakeholders, throughout the development process
  • Conduct a cost analysis and agree the timeframe to implement proposed solutions
  • Experience of supporting business solutions such as – WMS warehousing & logistics environments; ERP product merchandising; inventory; procurement

The successful candidate will possess a combination of the following experience & skills:

  • Min 5yrs experience in similar role of business support for Warehousing/Logistics solutions and system development is essential
  • Experience in development and support of WMS; Logistics solutions, ideally with knowledge of JDA WMS/WLM
  • Involvement in a warehouse management software upgrade or a similar large scale projects would be really advantageous
  • Proactively managing business applications; working with databases; developing new business process; enhancing systems integration and business reporting
  • Experience in SQL; queries; package; procedure; function; scripting; data management; data analysis; performance monitoring and tuning
  • Knowledge on Warehousing and Logistics operations and business processes
  • Experience in a Systems Analyst role within a Retail environment is preferable
  • Desired qualifications & training – SQL; Oracle; VB; .Net; JDA WMS/WLM

If you are looking to develop your IT career and the opportunity to develop new ways of working, across our growing business excites you, apply online today!

B&M Retail are an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment for all colleagues.