Honeywell Material Master Data Steward in Rochdale, United Kingdom

Why you would want this role?

ADI Global Distribution, our Honeywell Security Group distribution business, offers an award winning product portfolio including highly reputable and well established brands. ADI customers have access to a wide range of security products as well as low voltage audio and video products from leading industry brands. We are Europe’s leading distributor of Electronic Security equipment.

What are we looking for?

As a Data Steward France (based in Rochdale) you will be a member of the ADI EMEA Data Steward Team Data Administrator works closely with the Data Administration Team & Product Management team to create materials, providing material master reports thus allowing maintenance of the material master records to ensure the French business is able to function accurately.

Tasks and Responsibilities

Create & provide material reports to enable visibility for the Product Managers of SAP Material master field settings. Update company and system field requirements, including description, Product Hierarchy, CAC, PIR’s pricing structures as required or requested.

You will be responsible for data governance and accurate input of data to create the necessary materials.

Follow and suggest process which will ensure data governance is maintained or improved.

You will need to create and maintain pricing structures in SAP. Make mass field changes, using winshuttle, for other functions as requested and provided with the correct information. With environmental data there is an additional requirement to create and maintain Compliance Information Records for environmental reporting.

Provide support to other ADI Sales Organisations at time of holiday or illness cover.

Drive & support the Product Managers, of elements of the SIOP Process as directed by the Material Master Data Leader.


• Cross Business Functional Users • Data Administrators across the SBU/region • EMEA & Local Product Managers • Supply Planning Team • SIOP Leader to ensure application of best practice and smooth operation of the SIOP process


• Being the SAP Material Master functional subject matter expert & business go-to person for help & guidance on MM functionality, cross functionality, business field values and for any issues encountered to enable the business to transact efficiently & accurately to meet business & customer requirements. • Material Master Creation in SAP, data is updated and maintained with data provided by functions owning the data, but once created material master data is reviewed & validated to ensure efficient & accurate. Provide exceptions reports enabling efficient corrective action for data. • Maintaining data to support business functionality and driving business operational consistency. • Provide tools to support MM data activity. • Providing key monthly reports for the business to provide visibility of key indicators including: Leadership Slides, catalogue flag, CAC codes, SIOP activity, stock etc. enabling the business to have visibility of key indicators and manage product portfolio. • Governance is maintained with the data is reviewed, sense checking, description formats and mandatory data is accurate as possible. • Creating scripts & running mass update software program, Winshuttle, for MM data or on behalf of other functions. • Working and liaising with other functions within the business; including EMEA Product Managers, Product Managers and Sourcing to align with the business strategy, marketing requirements, rationalization strategy and business data field requirements thus meet business and market expectations. • Supporting Category Management activity through report creation, data manipulation, data tracking and providing leadership reports. • Support Data Process driving Data Governance and business reporting efficiencies and accuracy. • Provide Data Steward support to other ADI Sales Organisations at time of holiday or illness cover. • Data Stewards are considered Super Users and would support SAP Enhancements, documentation, testing, new SAP deployments or functionality.

What skills and requirements do you need?

• Language:

French oral & written communication skills at a high level

• Software Applications:

Proficiency in MS Office Suite; Microsoft Excel, Access & programming SAP (an advantage)

• Organisational Skills

Strong keyboard skills- speed and accuracy Attention to detail / numerate/ strong focus on data integrity (evaluation data prior to creation) Good communication skills Highly task focussed Achieve deadlines (material creation against SLA)

• Business Knowledge

Basic understanding of the security industry, its market dynamics, competitors and products Good basic knowledge of core processes in sales & marketing, demand management, production planning, materials management, inventory management and logistics

• Product Knowledge:

Understands product relationships and interdependencies

• Business Process Knowledge

Sales cycle – especially NPI and maintenance Pricing

• Interpersonal Skills

Communication - Good oral and written communication skills (English & French language) Ability to work well both in a team and independently and to understand decision-making structures Assertiveness and ability to gain information from suppliers and internally to deadlines

What makes Honeywell cool?

Honeywell’s innovative technologies are making our world cleaner and more sustainable, more secure, connected, energy efficient and productive. At Honeywell you havea unique opportunity to build world changing products with global reach backed up by a solid and respected entity that offers opportunities to leverage great people and great ideas to make a difference.

Immigration Statement

“Under immigration rules we must consider EEA nationals first and in the event we cannot locate any then we will look outside of the EEA, unless someone outside of the EEA has the legal right to work in the EEA”

Diversity Consideration

As an Equal Opportunities Employer, Honeywell is committed to a diverse workforce

Job: *Integrated Supply Chain

Title: Material Master Data Steward

Location: GBR-GT MAN-Rochdale

Requisition ID: 00354740