This role is about bringing a passion for implementing IT solutions that will help us do things better as a business. Our National IT teams support Aldi by delivering our system and infrastructure needs. With your knowledge of logistics, finance or store management (for example), you'll have the foresight as to how we can evolve. And as we're all about growth, challenges will be around every corner. Just the way you like it. We do things our own way at Aldi. But whatever we're doing, we must be getting it right. With a wave of impressive sales figures behind us, we're opening new stores at lightning speed. As our customers grow and change with technical advances, our own people and business need to as well.
Position National IT Analyst Start Date As soon as possible Job Number 01843 End Date - Role Specification IT Project Analyst - WMS Automation Closing Date -
The National IT department within Aldi are looking for an IT Project Analyst to join on a 23-month fixed term contract. You'll have experience implementing and/or technically supporting, supply chain, warehouse management systems (Manhattan) and Warehouse Control Systems (WCS) in automated warehouse environment. Knowledge and experience of working with technical and non-technical teams to deliver successful software transformations would be advantageous, as would experience of project coordination/management. The successful candidate will contribute to ensuring the successful implementation of ALDI systems into ALDI sites, with integration between the Automation WCS and the Manhattan WMS in a fast paced and agile project environment being a key focus. You will be part of an experienced IT team and you will work closely with the business, the International IT department, and our 3rd party suppliers, ensuring projects are delivered on time in a controlled manner. Candidates will be located in Atherstone, however flexibility to travel is required. If you're always striving to improve and want to join a really important part of the business, apply to join #TeamAldi today!
Your New Role
Project management of new demands and initiatives for NIT supply chain and automation projects.
Support the deployment of IT solutions for new ALDI sites, involved in all aspects of the project lifecycle from inception/design through to go-live and hypercare.
Support delivery of warehouse automation to ALDI and the integration with other applications in the IT landscape.
Act as a key contributor to qualify and recommend technical solutions for business requirements.
Ensuring requests/demands within area of responsibility are delivered on time to agreed scope.
Create appropriate documentation and content within area of responsibility.
Develops and maintains constructive working relationships with project team and external partners.
Supply Chain and Warehouse System (Manhattan) experience.
Industry experience in an Analyst / project management level role.
Experience with warehouse systems.
Previous experience with business transformation.
Project management experience.
Strong stakeholder management skills.
Able to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people.
Experience of IT architecture / infrastructure.
Experience of Supply Chain Operations.
What You'll get in Return
Salary starting from £50,945 rising to £58,680.
5-day/40-hour week, working Monday- Friday, with the opportunity for remote working 3 days per week.
Access to a free, 24/7, confidential virtual GP service for all Aldi Colleagues and their children (under the age of 16).
5 weeks' annual leave plus Bank Holidays.
In office flexi-time.
Full training provided.
Private employee medical insurance after 4 years.
Company sick pay scheme.
Company maternity, paternity and adoption leave pay after 2 years.
Long service rewards.
Access to MyBenefits, where you can find a wide range of benefits, including our bike to work scheme, shopping and cinema discounts, health cash plan, a FREE will, travel and discounted gym memberships, as well as a host of benefits to support your financial and wellbeing needs.
Aldi is an equal opportunities employer. We're committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and are dedicated to promoting a culture of inclusion, providing an environment in which collaboration, respect and fairness are essential. We value diversity and are dedicated to treating all of our colleagues and prospective colleagues fairly and with respect. If you're looking for a career that gives you more, apply today!