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Senior SAP Master Data Consultant

Belgium - Hoboken
Information Systems
Information Technology

Gepubliceerd op 14-05-2024

About Umicore

Reducing harmful vehicle emissions. Giving new life to used metals. Powering the cars of the future. As a global materials and technology group, we apply our specialist knowledge to offer materials and solutions that are needed to everyday life. We strive to be a clear world leader in materials for clean mobility and recycling and have turned our sustainability approach into an even greater competitive advantage. With ambitions like this, imagine what you could do?

About our Business Supporting Functions (IT and others)

A global organization. It’s not just those in our industrial sites and technical centres that are vital to Umicore’s growth. Across our business supporting functions we ensure that we continue to grow and evolve – whether it’s by making sure our decisions are commercially viable, enhancing our reputation, building new customer relationships or finding the right people who can build on what we’ve already achieved. The variety of our work means we cannot stand still. We need to find new ways to do things, discover new solutions and develop new ideas. Which is where you come in.

What you will be doing

The jobholder will be part of the Information Systems (IS) team, reporting to the Head of Business Applications, and will interact with the business teams of Umicore (globally), and within the larger IS department (at global and local level). 


Responsibilities are two-fold: 

  • SAP Master data consultant 

  • Lead and support the implementation of SAP Master Data Solution, including data governance processes, data quality and data consolidation 

  • Deep understanding of how master data contributes to the business, steers the business processes and the underlying SAP solution and data integration 

  • Define and implement all SAP data elements contributing to the Master Data overall setup and steering 

  • Define and implement data governance policies and procedures 

  • Collaboration with other SAP domain leads/architects and integration across domains 

  • Investigate and resolve issues related to master data and provide support 

  • Responsible for delivery of the project tasks – SAP config, documentation, testing, training, UAT, migration, go-live 

  • Co-ordination with program and project leads to ensure successful project delivery 

  • SAP MDG platform owner 

  • Set up and ensure successful implementation of the SAP MDG roadmap 

  • Organize change requests and implementation tracks for SAP MDG  

  • Set up change & release management process  for MDG platform 


  • You hold a master in information technology, applied computer sciences, applied economics or a related field 

  • You have a minimum of 5 years of relevant SAP master data 

  • Experience with Master Data Governance tools is a plus 

  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, including Excel 

  • You have a mature, assertive and dynamic personality, with excellent interpersonal skills 

  • You are well organized and work with respect to details 

  • You have excellent communication skills 

  • You are fluent in English and Dutch and/or French 

  • Willingness to travel: up to 10% 

What we offer 

We aim to lead the way. Not just for our customers, but for our employees too. That is why we strive to create a collaborative environment in which we can all succeed, and a culture through which we can all share ideas, develop our expertise and advance our careers. We engage in building an inclusive work culture that offers equal opportunities for all employees irrespective of their diverse backgrounds. As you would expect from a world-leading organization, we will also reward your contribution with a competitive salary and benefits. With all this and more, imagine what you could do? 

If our technologies can tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges, IMAGINE WHAT YOU COULD DO