IT ERP Specialist

Location: Moodiesburn, Glasgow
Team: IT
Position type: Permanent, full time
Package: Competitive with benefits
Employment requirements: Due to local restrictions, applications will only be considered from candidates who already hold a permanent right to work in the location stated above.

At SARIA Food & Pharma, our activities are characterized by connected value chains, decades of shared market expertise and a unifying spirit of innovation to continuously develop our people and our products.

Van Hessen, Devro and Bioiberica use animal raw materials to create their wide range of products, which are ubiquitous and universal, but anything but ordinary. With a complementary portfolio of casings for the sausage industry that includes natural and collagen-based casings, Devro and Van Hessen are leading product experts in their industry. The global life science company Bioiberica produces active ingredients for humans, animals and plants, from starting material it receives from Van Hessen.

We create the added layer of value with our products and services, improve the well-being of all by taking life science further and combine our attention to detail with the extraordinary, because it all matters.

The opportunity

We are searching for an IT ERP Specialist to join our IT team.


  • Providing expert ERP-related knowledge and development capabilities.
  • Providing technical expertise for ERP-related tasks.
  • Execution of assigned ERP-related projects and related tasks.
  • Providing technical input into ERP data exchange topics and tasks.
  • Providing technical input into financial/external/information security audit related topics and tasks.
  • Execution of approved IT audit controls, as delegated.
  • Providing technical expertise for change management processes as they apply to the ERP landscape.
  • Providing IT Service Desk - Line 3 escalation for complex, unique or high-risk requests.

About you

Key Skills:

  • Problem Solving Capabilities

Excels in understanding (unique) practical issues in its own field of expertise and translates them into an appropriate approach or service. Continuously optimises processes, systems or services. Achieves results through analytical ability, substantive expertise and advice, attention to detail, quality orientation and perseverance. Resolves (unique) less well-defined practical issues, that require specialised knowledge, analysis and overview. Oversees how decision-making and actions impact other job positions and departments. Is capable to set up structures and systems. 

  • Continuous Improvement

Identifies and analyses shortcomings in current procedures, processes, methods and / or systems. Realises continuous improvements. 

  • Strong analytic skills
  • Communication skills: English speaking and writing



  • Development experience in JDE EnterpriseOne E920 – release 9.2
  • Programming language C/C++
  • Wide range of experience in developing:

              RDA: Report Design Aid 

              FDA: Form Design Aid 

              BSNF: Business Function Development (Both NER and C) 


  • Desired: Package building; Java/Java script; SQL Server; ETL tools: SSIS and Pentaho & QlikSense
  • Option:  JD Edwards World 1 with RPG Experience.


  • Performance Drive, Communication, Customer Service Orientation, Planning & Organising & Thinking capabilities. 

What’s next?

If this sounds like a role that you would be interested in, we would love to hear from you.  To apply, please e-mail a copy of your CV, along with a cover letter explaining the key attributes you could bring to the role. We would also recommend you speak with your manager to discuss your interest prior to submitting your application.

Email address for applications:

Closing Date: 01 August 2024

Please note, closing dates are subject to change and, at times of high volume of applications, this may be brought forward.

Important to us:

We believe it takes diversity of thought, culture, background, and perspective to create a truly innovative company. If you require any adjustments to be able to pursue an application with us, please let our Recruitment team know.  

Information Security is important at SARIA Food & Pharma and your application will be processed and stored in line with our data protection policies.