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JDA Systems Analyst

Job reference 4211


  • Job Title :
    JDA Systems Analyst
  • Location:
    Asda House - Leeds
  • Employment Type:
  • Contract Type:
  • Hours per Week:
  • Salary:
    Competitive salary plus benefits
  • Category:
  • Closing Date:
    30 September 2020
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Blue Yonder / JDA Systems Analyst - Allocation and Replenishment 


Love Fashion? Love Retail? Want to join one of the biggest volume fashion retailers in the UK and be part of delivering a technology enabled Omnichannel transformation programme? We are on the lookout for a Blue Yonder / JDA Systems Analyst who has previous experience working with the Blue Yonder / JDA Allocation Tool to be a core member of this major transformation.

George is starting an exciting journey with the re-engineering of its core supply chain systems to support the expansion and growth of its fashion business. We are looking for a full range of skills and experience to be part of this journey, so come and join us.

The programme is expected to be for 18 months and will expand the largest European Fashion data SAP implementation to date and integrate with peripheral end to end supply chain applications. You'll work with multiple technology partners, the world's biggest retailer Walmart and be at the heart of enabling the future of fashion retail. You'll need to be a self-starter, show great passion and depth of experience in your area and energised to meet the challenge.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join an expanding Programme team at George and be part of a newly established Application Design Team. You'll report into the Applications Design Senior Solution Designer where you'll be supported every step of the way.

As the Systems Analyst for Supply you'll be working alongside another Systems Analyst who looks after Legacy Buying and Merchandising, but between you covering the full Legacy landscape and ensuring nothing falls between the gaps in the E2E Programme design.

This value chain covers George's integrated, efficient omnichannel supply chain with end to end visibility of stock including matching supply (inbound deliveries) to demand (outbound deliveries) with allocation management across all channels to maximise profit based upon sales forecast data.

You'll have experience of solution design with a real passion around current trends. In your role you'll be an Application specialist, needing to gain an understanding of the George Legacy systems landscape from a detailed systems perspective for your value chain (at the lowest level of detail).

You'll work closely with the Technology Application Development team to manage analysis of requirements to a system level and ensure a quality system specification is created for the required solution. Through strong communication skills you'll ensure the business requirements are clearly articulated to maintain as close to standard business application capabilities and understood to create a high-level design. You'll create a technical/functional design in readiness for Developers to build or configure the solution.

This is a new and exciting role for someone who works collaboratively with stakeholders, colleagues and strategic partners across a portfolio of projects, multiple time zones and organisations.


  • Experience of Business & Technology Design and Business Transformation ideally in SAP Implementation programmes
  • Blue Yonder (JDA) Allocation and Replenishment JDA functional skills are essential
  • Experience of facilitating Requirements Gathering Workshops and Proof of Concept workshops to develop and sign-off solutions
  • Experience of documenting functional specifications for all system customisations (WRICEF)


  • Colleague discount
  • Sharesave scheme
  • Competitive pension
  • Free parking
  • Company bonus and many additional rewards!


Once you're here the development opportunities are as endless as your commitment to your self-development and we will support you every step of the way to help further your career.

This position is open to flexible working / part time / job share

If you have any questions regarding the position, then please email

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Asda House, Great Wilson Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, LS11 5AD
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