Business Systems Development Analyst

opportunity for a business system specialist
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We have an exciting opportunity for a Business Systems Development Analyst.


    Mon-Fri 8.30am-5.00pm


  Training and development opportunities available


At Heathcoat Fabrics we strive to be bold and dynamic in everything we do.  We are ambitious and not afraid to experiment and push boundaries within our industry.  Our highly specialist products are manufactured for use in the Automotive, Healthcare, Defence and Aerospace industries, to name a few, and we rely on the creativity, skill and dedication of our people to contribute to some of the most innovative fabric making projects in the world.  We are committed to ensuring our people have the skills and confidence to excel in their field and provide opportunities for progression at all levels.


About the department and role

The Business Systems Development Analyst is responsible for identifying, managing and implementing projects within the Company that drive improvement and effective use of our ERP business system ‘Epicor’.

You will be tasked with introducing new functionality to users at all levels of the business whilst you build your knowledge of the system itself and how the Company operates. You will collaborate with users and the IT department to resolve issues and ensure solutions are viable and consistent.  You will provide user training where required and also test and manage upgrades of the system.

This role would suit someone who can think logically and work through scenarios to come up with solutions to problems raised. You must be able to communicate comfortably and confidently with all levels of the business and be able to drive projects through to completion in a timely manner.

Training will be provided based on the candidate’s previous experience and knowledge of ERP and business systems.

Skills, knowledge and experience required


  • Strong organisational and project management skills
  • High level verbal and written communication skills
  • Critical thinking ability
  • Strong problem-solving capacity
  • Understanding of ERP systems
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Programmes
  • Ability to work on own initiative

The following are desirable

  • Degree or equivalent level education, maths, science, IT or business management.
  • Experience in providing effective training


The closing date for applications is 8th September

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What you can expect from us

  • Engaging work culture
  • Environmentally conscious company
  • Company profit share scheme
  • Company contribution pension plan
  • Personal learning and development
  • Leadership development and mentoring programmes
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Canteen
  • On-site car and cycle parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced maternity benefits
  • Health & dental plans
  • Company sick pay and life assurance
  • Tech and Cycle Schemes
  • Discounts with participating local shops and businesses
  • Contribute to high-profile textile projects
  • Privately owned, debt-free company

For further information on this vacancy please contact:

Human Resources Team
Heathcoat Fabrics Limited,
Westexe, Tiverton EX16 5LL UK