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Wilmington MA Full Time Posted: Wednesday, 11 July 2018
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For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we'll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.

Job Summary

We are seeking an experienced Senior Analyst, Master Data for our site located in Wilmington, MA.

The Senior Analyst, Master Data is responsible for developing and maintaining master data within various systems including SAP and MDM. This role will support the data conversion efforts associated with system deployments and acquisition integration activities. They will work closely with the business owners and consumers to ensure processes are followed and data integrity is maintained. They will support compliance with master data management standards, processes and governance.

• Create and manage Master Data elements (Customer, Materials/products, Vendor, etc. including hierarchies) across MDM and ERP Systems.
• Maintain global master data across all sites and businesses in partnership with operational data owners.
• Ensure data completeness, integrity and accuracy, including providing quality assurance over data entered by others.
• Develop and/or update, deploy, and align Master Data standards across geographies and business areas.
• Assist with updating Business Processes/SOPs to align with changes in master data standards.
• Provide the training and support to all colleagues in creating and understanding use of data within ERP and operational systems; identify impacted users.
• Troubleshoot and resolve assigned Service Desk incidents in a timely fashion related to data issues; update tickets accordingly.
• Adhere to internal procedures and controls as required by Sarbanes Oxley.
• Maintain an understanding of source data and appropriate data ownership, governance and stewardship.
• Serve as a tester for MDM system changes/enhancements.

• Meet with your team members on a regular basis to build relationships, seek feedback and develop your team competencies
• Seek feedback from the consumers of the MDM Change Services

The following are minimum requirements related to the Senior Analyst, Master Data position.

  • Education: Bachelor's degree (B.A./B.S.) or equivalent in business, computer science or related discipline required. MBA preferred.
  • Experience: Minimum of six to eight years of Master Data Management experience required. Experience in regulatory compliance preferred.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above
  • Certification/Licensure: None.
  • Other: Strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently. Ability to work independently and deliver with tight deadlines. Excellent written and verbal communication required and ability work with all levels of the organization. Strong interpersonal skills and analytical skills. SharePoint experience preferred. Possess excellent analytical skills. Demonstrated experience with MS Excel including use of functions for data comparison and conversion.

About Corporate Functions

The Corporate Functions provide operational support across Charles River in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, IT, Legal, Sales, Quality Assurance, Marketing, and Corporate Development. They partner with their colleagues across the company to develop and drive strategies and to set global standards. The functions are essential to providing a bridge between strategic vision and operational readiness, to ensure ongoing functional innovation and capability improvement.

About Charles River

Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients' clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.

With over 13,000 employees within 80 facilities in 23 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client's unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world.

At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people's lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of 80% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2017.

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Equal Employment Opportunity
Charles River Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet

Wilmington MA, United States of America
Charles River Laboratories
Charles River Laboratories
7/11/2018 4:55:11 PM

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