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EDM Data Quality Analyst

Date: 23-Nov-2022

Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3194

Company: Simplot

Simplot Australia is a food manufacturing and agriculture business encompassing potato, vegetable, seafood, and sauce operations that supply a wide range of frozen, shelf-stable and chilled products to Australia and New Zealand’s major retail and food service customers. 


As a leading provider of quality, nourishing and sustainable food, we are focused on creating food Australians and New Zealanders love by maximising value from the best Australian-grown produce and global seafood. Our iconic brands have been an integral part of Australian life for generations, and include the likes of Leggo’s, Birds Eye, Edgell, John West and Chiko.


We have five manufacturing sites in Australia and six sales sites and employ almost 2000 people across these operations. We are an integral part of the global J.R. Simplot Company.

Culture and Benefits


At Simplot, we are fuelled by our purpose: We Contribute to Feeding Our World. We imagine a better future and set goals to reach it. We are committed to working as one Simplot and are guided by our shared values:


  • Respect for Resources
  • Spirit of Innovation
  • Passion for People


We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion. We care about creating an environment that promotes safety and wellbeing and where our people feel supported, respected and empowered. We do not tolerate any form of discrimination and are committed to providing equal opportunities for all our team members.


Simplot is passionate about cultivating a future where good ideas and inspiring possibilities have the chance to grow. We want our team members to build exciting and fulfilling careers with us and offer professional and personal growth opportunities.

The Perks


  • Flexible working arrangements and a variety of engaging Health and Wellbeing programs
  • Diverse Leadership Development Programs and Professional Development Support
  • Discounted Health Insurance and Gym Memberships
  • Sensory Club Program - Enjoy and taste our new product launches and access to our Culinary cooking sessions
  • Novated Car Leasing Agreements
  • Income Protection Insurance


Simplot Australia values the innovation and relationship building that comes from face to face connection but also recognises the need for flexibility in the lives of our team members. This is why we have a hybrid work environment, with one dedicated day per week where we all come together to maintain our successful culture of innovation, connection and collaboration.

About our role


An exciting opportunity for a talented individual to join us as our EDM 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


  • 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.
  • Ensuring 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
  • Maintaining 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

About you


  • 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.


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..


If this sounds like you, then please apply online.

Job Requisition ID: 11752 

Travel Required: None 

Pay Grade: Global Grade 2 

Location(s): Chifley Business Park Office - Melbourne 

Country: Australia 


Simplot is an equal opportunity employer and encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply. If you feel you would be a great addition to our team please apply online today, we would love to hear from you. If you require technical assistance, please email us at