Position: Oracle EBS Senior Functional Specialist
Salary: GBP51946 - GBP68603 per annum
Ref: 524712_1599725358
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 10/09/2020
Expiry Date: 08/10/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Havant

Salary: £51,946 - £68,603 depending on skills and experience

Working Pattern: Permanent / Full Time / Flexible working patterns available

SSE IT underpins the technology needs of all the different businesses that make up the SSE group. From emerging technologies to data and analytics to cyber security - we power SSE's growth and enable it to generate value, while keeping it secure. As a trusted business partner that helps SSE lead in a low carbon world, we are proud of our service. Working for SSE IT is all about equipping SSE for now and the future.

What is the Role?

Primarily you'll provide user advice and guidance on the EBS Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable modules as well as providing timely resolution of any incidents and problems occurring with them. Additionally, you'll be responsible for the design, development, system testing, UAT and roll-out, of any software enhancements and additions to these specific EBS modules.

You'll need to use your excellent customer service skills to support our existing EBS configuration, customisations and extensions; responding to support calls raised, investigating root causes for errors and effectively managing service requests and bugs with Oracle as well as tracking fault progress against internal SLAs. You'll be responsible for designing and developing small-scale fixes and enhancement requests and managing delivery to agreed timescales. Were always keen to improve and are open to new ideas, so you'll proactively review our EBS implementation and make recommendations on improvements to efficiency or housekeeping. You'll play a key role in the team ensuring internal and external audit requirements are met.

What do I need?

Your experience in supporting project and enhancement releases and the implementation of any regulatory and statutory requirements, security patches and software upgrades to the Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable modules as well as involvement in unit testing and support for User Acceptance and Regression Testing is essential. Ideally, you'll also be experienced in working with senior business users to establish and analyse new requirements as well as producing and maintaining accurate technical specifications to required standards.

Were looking for you to have the following technical experience: a background in basic Oracle SQL and Workflow development for Oracle eBusiness; knowledge and experience of Release 12 of Oracle eBusiness Financial applications across a multi-org. set up, including OA Framework and BI Publisher. It would also be beneficial for you to have knowledge and experience of the SQL Developer Tool and Stat configuration product.

This is a challenging role that will require you to work at pace and manage a demanding workload while delivering results to the wider SSE business. Were looking for an experienced Oracle EBS functional specialist who will demonstrate a strong desire and ability for continuous learning, coupled with a willingness to share functional knowledge and ideas with the team. A strong communicator who can network both internally and externally at all levels of the business.

If you successfully secure a role with us, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining.

Our Benefits

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Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online however to discuss any adjustments you may require submitting your application please get in touch with We'll let you know the outcome of your application after the closing date.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.