Business Systems Development Graduate

junior project & business system manager
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    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.


We have an exciting opportunity for a Business Systems Development Graduate.

About the department and role

The Business Systems Development Graduate reports directly to the Business Project Manager and will ultimately be trained to identify, manage and implement projects within the Company that drive improvement and effective use of our ERP 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 our operations. As your experience grows you will start to investigate and resolve day to day issues with our users and later you will take responsibility for coordinating and testing the next major system upgrade which is expected in Summer 2023. Whilst not part of the IT department, you will work closely with their team to develop our business systems so that the users are able to benefit from new functionality.

This role would suit someone who can think logically and work through scenarios to come up with solutions to problems we identify. 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
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Programmes
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Able to work on own initiative

The following are desirable

  • Degree or equivalent level of education, preferably in Maths, Science or Business Management
  • Understanding of ERP systems
  • Experience in providing effective training

The closing date for applications is 19th May

What we can offer

  • Engaging work culture
  • Continued learning and development
  • Career progression
  • 34 days holiday per annum
  • Profit Share Scheme
  • Company Contribution Pension
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced maternity benefits
  • Tech and Cycle Scheme participation
  • Discounts with local shops and services


For further information on this vacancy please contact:

Human Resources Advisor, Heathcoat Fabrics Limited, Westexe, TIVERTON, EX16 5LL
United Kingdom

COVID-19 Considerations

Heathcoat Fabrics is supporting our customers, suppliers, visitors and our employees by successfully working to avoid disruptions caused by Coronavirus. We will continue to act responsibly and do what we can to prevent further spread of the virus.