Systems Analyst (Distribution Centre)

Ref: MON10115
Salary: Competitive salary & attractive benefits
Department: Distribution Centre
Location: Wellingborough, Northants
Position type: Permanent
Hours / Duration: 37.5 hours per week
Closing date: 14/12/2018

Looking to join a global retailer who values people?  Then look no further.  We are committed to developing our people, offering key training courses, and promotion opportunities. We are a strong brand with many talented people in the business, along with a loyal customer base who knows our heritage.  We put people first and pride ourselves in attracting, developing, retaining and inspiring our talent. We have issued over £250K worth of grants to our Charity partners, through our Monsoon Accessorize Trust. The Trust allows us to support 19 projects currently and “give back to the communities we trade in”.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Systems Analyst, to join our Technology team in our Wellingborough Distribution Centre. As a Subject Matter Expert (technical and functional), you will provide effective operational and incident support of relevant technology platforms. Alongside other technology team members, support delivery of siloed and cross functional technology changes through contribution to design, testing and deployment. You will highlight and champion technology changes required to maintain stability of relevant technology platforms.

This role will be a 6am-2pm shift pattern, 5 days per week. 

What will you do as a Systems Analyst?

  • Develop good working relationships with functions relevant to supported platforms and maintain strong appreciation of how system use supports the function/ business
  • Support delivery through design and testing against relevant portions of the technology portfolio plan
  • Support WMS applications such as DLX (formerly Red Prairie), Assist4 and i-reports
  • Champion change to improve stability of supported platforms
  • Champion change to drive down operational overhead on yourself and your team
  • Demonstrate understanding of the technology function’s architectural standards
  • Using awareness of the delivery plan to effectively manage own time between change delivery and operational support
  • Effectively liaise with other areas of the Technology function to be able to investigate issues spanning multiple systems
  • Work with third parties to provide effective operational management and support of relevant platforms, adhering to technology team’s support models
  • Positively represent the technology function alongside internal and external stakeholders
  • Create a culture of honesty, accountability and engagement within the function ensuring everyone is treated with respect

What you will need to succeed as a Systems Analyst?


  • Experience with systems operating on platforms Unix, Oracle and SQL
  • Displays an eagerness for change and continuous improvement
  • Personable and enthusiastic. Self-motivated to provide service excellence
  • Ability to work well with management and other subject matter experts to progress technology change
  • Capable of clear communication of complex matters
  • Analytical and inquisitive, with excellent attention to detail
  • Pro-active 'can-do' attitude who welcomes a challenge and seeks a solution
  • Strong knowledge and experience of relevant platforms as well as working knowledge of overall retail system landscape

What are we like to work for?

If you're ambitious, Monsoon Accessorize is a great place to be. We're still growing which means there are more opportunities than ever before.  We're also committed to developing our talent. 

If you feel you have the potential to join us as a Systems Analyst, please apply via our internal portal on our website


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