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EDM Analyst

Date: 15-Jul-2021

Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3194

Company: Simplot

Simplot Australia Pty Limited (Simplot Australia) is a wholly owned subsidiary of the J.R. Simplot Company, a family-owned, multi-national food and agriculture business. Simplot Australia is trusted as one of the leading providers of quality, sustainable food for the ever-changing needs of consumers and customers in Australia, New Zealand and select Asia Pacific markets. We have built long term partnerships with Australian farmers and our unique and diverse product portfolio includes vegetable, meals and seafood manufacturing operations that supply chilled, frozen and shelf stable products to Australia's major supermarkets, hotels, restaurants and quick service restaurant customers. Our portfolio includes some of Australias most trusted and well-known brands including Birds Eye, Edgell, Leggos, John West, Chiko, I&J, Chicken Tonight, Five Brothers and Five Tastes.

The Role


  • Exciting role working in our Enterprise Data Management team 
  • Ensure Master file data is accurate and meets standards
  • Accelerate your career in Master Data!


An exciting opportunity for a talented individual to join us as our Enterprise Data Management Analyst based at our Mentone head office. Reporting into the Enterprise Data Management Team Leader, you will be primarily responsible for routine / non-routine tasks involving entering, updating, cleansing and maintenance of selected enterprise system master file details. As part of these activities you will ensure the data is accurate, meets the master data standards and business rules and meets the needs of the business.

What will you do


  • Ensure master data file updating and maintenance processes are effective, making improvements where required
  • Coordinate and follow through master file data maintenance requests to prevent unexpected impacts on Business Intelligence solutions, other enterprise system modules or operational processes
  • Analyse system data integrity reports and data processing issues communicated by users, promptly and proactively researching and resolving inconsistent or inaccurate master file details
  • Maintain a clear understanding of enterprise master file relationships to related system files, business processes, and standard system generated reports.
  • Extract, compile, and validate comparative master file details to ensure Simplot Australia business process and reporting objectives are not impaired by inconsistent or inaccurate data


The Enterprise Data Management (EDM) Analyst is responsible for timely and accurate completion of master data origination and maintenance requests across multiple enterprise systems.  The EDM Analyst follows robust internal control processes to ensure data is accurate, consistent, and conforms to business rules and data standards. The role requires independent judgment and decision-making skills along with strong communication and organizational skills to engage with internal business partners and external customers and suppliers to collect and verify the accuracy of data. Serves as a data steward for at least one master data domain and/or an enterprise system.

What will you bring


  • Demonstrate a keen eye for detail, as well as ability to complete high volumes of work within specified timeframes
  • Effective organising and planning skills are required while still being adaptable in dealing with changing situations
  • The ability to comprehend process mapping and understand what makes an effective process is important as well as the ability to improve processes
  • A working knowledge of business process in relation to master data management is needed, along with the ability to learn and master navigation of various enterprise software and MDM applications
  • Knowledge of JD Edwards or a similar system would be desirable  
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline, e.g. Accounting, IT or Engineering
  • Advanced skills in Excel would be helpful



  • Income protection insurance
  • Option to purchase additional Annual Leave
  • Parental Leave policy for Primary Carers
  • Variety of Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Awards recognising long serving and high achieving employees 
  • Short Term Incentive Benefits for Employees 
  • Offerings including Financial, Novated Leasing and Discounted Products and Services


This is an outstanding opportunity to build your professional experience and gain exposure to Simplot's data management system. If this sounds like your next exciting career move, please apply now.


Applications close on Friday 6th August 2021.

Job Requisition ID: 5447 

Travel Required: None 

Location(s): Chifley Business Park Office - Melbourne 

Country: Australia 


Simplot Australia is trusted as one of the leading providers of quality, sustainable food for the ever-changing needs of consumers and customers in Australia, New Zealand and chosen Asia Pacific markets. Simplot Australia is family owned by the J.R. Simplot Company, a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution. Simplot Australia is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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