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SAP Functional Analyst

Requisition ID:  83857
Business Unit:  Meggitt Aerospace Central (1428)

Coventry, COV, United Kingdom, CV7 9JU

Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our vision <> - keeping the world flying with one of over 73,000 Meggitt-equipped aircraft taking off every second of every day; protecting countless lives with our technology, keeping those who put their lives at risk safer and ensuring that the lights stay on for millions of people worldwide.


With over 160 years of history, innovation’s at the heart of everything we do in our aerospace, defence and selected energy markets Our global approach to lean manufacturing is the driving force on our journey to operational excellence and our goal to provide the best technology, products and service to our Customers.


We’ll help shape your career and provide you with the right learning, development and growth opportunities; we’re working hard to create a High Performance Culture where we live our Values of Teamwork, Integrity and Excellence.

Enable your extraordinary. Join us and be part of our diverse Meggitt team.

Job Role

We are recruiting an exciting SAP Functional analyst position to support & closely align with our Finance divisons globally. In this role you will work closely with the business to shape and drive a delivery plan attending Discovery workshops, undertaking SAP design along with build test, deploy and support activities. The SAP Functional Analyst is accountable for ensuring the SAP solution provided to the customer is fit for purpose, consistent across businesses, aligns with the Meggitt SAP template and satisfies the business requirements.


The portfolio of projects is global and varied. Sample projects are the merging of manufacturing sites into one consolidated site, the migration of sites off their current ERP product onto SAP, the consolidation of company codes into one company code, enhancements to improve operational efficiency.


You will be working in a state of the art facility, be able to enjoy flexible working & the opportunity to work for a FTSE 250 Engineering business who are investing heavily in our IT division.

Core Responsibilities

  • Act as the subject matter expert to projects on SAP functional modules in the role arena and advise what the art of the possible is.
  • Elicit requirements using interviews, process reviews, shadowing, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, and task & workflow analysis. This will either be as an individual SAP Subject Matter Expert or in conjunction with a Business Analyst.
  • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, identify and close gaps, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyse information needs and SAP functional requirements and deliver appropriate artefacts on standard templates, including but not limited to Process Flows, Technical Design, Solution Design, User Stories, Use Cases, GUI, Screen and Interface designs
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously
  • Interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Act as the liaison between the customer community and the ITG teams regards SAP capability.
  • Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyse trade-offs between usability, functionality and performance.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Experienced SAP Functional Analyst who is able to engage with business, extract business requirements and define a SAP solution
  • Must have worked in customised processes and solutions within the SAP arena
  • Good working knowledge of closely aligning with finance divisions
  • Identify and manage senior stakeholders, evaluate their interests and establish effective communication channels
  • Provide Technical expertise within their functional area with the team, prove accountability and be a role models to others
  • Ensure processes, deliverables and responsibilities are fully aligned with strategic priorities / goals of the organization
  • Demonstrable experience in process and data modelling, requirements capture and analysis
  • Working knowledge of appropriate legislation, including the Data Protection Act, DFARS and ITARS would be advantageous


What We Offer

Meggitt is proud to offer a competitive total rewards framework designed with our colleagues' health, wealth and well-being in mind to help our employees balance a successful career.  Our competitive package will include:


  • Flexible working policies and the ability to accrue time off in lieu or for some roles to earn overtime. 
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • On site restaurant offering subsidized food
  • Pension Scheme up to 8% company contribution
  • Employee Assistance Program for Health & Wellbeing
  • Employee Perkz – offering our employees discounts on a huge variety of goods and services
  • Income Protection
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Volunteering day off

Meggitt is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business and that building a culture of respect and appreciation will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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