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INFOR Baan / LN ERP Specialist

Date: Jun 7, 2022

Location: Papendrecht, NL Hoogerheide, NL Hoogeveen, NL Helmond, NL

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About Us

 

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 50 manufacturing locations in 15 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.


About the opportunity

 

GKN Aerospace is a global engineering business. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for original equipment manufacturers around the world. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to be better in everything we do.

We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.

Role Purpose

 

As a Centre of Excellence (CoE) Infor Baan / LN ERP Specialist, you will act as a skilled and knowledgeable team member whose role is to provide the business global Infor/Baan ERP support and deliver best practices around the design and implementation of ERP applications and solutions in line with the business requirements.

Working as a member of the global Infor CoE team, the Infor ERP Specialist will play a role in provisioning ‘Build’ (Global ERP Standard Template) and ‘Run’ to continuously improve and support the Infor/Baan ERP platform within the agreed SLA.

The Infor CoE forms part of the wider IT applications team, an integral part of the global IT organization. You will be a trusted partner to the business in providing ERP applications and solutions in line with the IT operating model, working alongside the IT business partners, project management office, security and IT operations teams.

Key accountabilities

 

  • Experience working within and/or supporting an information technology environment.

  • Experience working with manufacturing and Infor/Baan ERP systems.

  • Ability to be proactive and take initiative, including performance of duties exercising independent judgement.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment – to effectively listen, challenge and communicate.

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Strong problem solving skills.

  • Professionalism and flexibility.

  • Experience developing or supporting Infor and/or Baan systems and processes.

  • Good written and oral communication skills in the English language.

  • Experience working in a customer-facing role.

  • Ability to translate the functional and non-functional business requirements into a technical solutions design.

  • Knowledge of rules and regulations for compliance adherence purposes, and country/region specific knowledge appropriate to role.

  • Subject matter expert in the area of Infor and/or Baan ERP

Person Specification

 

  • Experience working within and/or supporting an information technology environment.

  • Experience working with manufacturing and Infor/Baan ERP systems.

  • Ability to be proactive and take initiative, including performance of duties exercising independent judgement.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment – to effectively listen, challenge and communicate.

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Strong problem solving skills.

  • Professionalism and flexibility.

  • Experience developing or supporting Infor and/or Baan systems and processes.

  • Good written and oral communication skills in the English language.

  • Experience working in a customer-facing role.

  • Ability to translate the functional and non-functional business requirements into a technical solutions design.

  • Knowledge of rules and regulations for compliance adherence purposes, and country/region specific knowledge appropriate to role.

  • Subject matter expert in the area of Infor and/or Baan ERP

 

Welcome on board!

Why come on board;

  • Making One GKN is a great journey!

  • You find implementing new applications and core business tools fun and exciting.

  • A competitive salary based on your experience.

  • Beautiful workplaces, for example the Headquarter in Papendrecht.

  • An enthusiastic global team is waiting for you

 

Should you have any questions?

Feel free to contact Will Vincent, Global ERP Director, via Will.Vincent@usa.gknaerospace.com

 

Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)

 

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer. We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

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