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Why Superdrug?

Passionate about Beauty and Health? Want to be part of an innovative, trend setting retailer? Our vibrant Head Office, based by East Croydon station is a fantastic environment filled with hundreds of brilliant personalities.
We’re a team that puts our customers and our teams at the heart of everything we do. At Superdrug, we aim to be the best in accessible health & beauty, loved by our customers for value, choice, friendly advice, service and fun.

Our success comes from our people – they make the difference. We’re all about personality, we have fun, and we work hard to deliver That Superdrug feeling.

Be an integral part of the IT HR Systems team that delivers the products and solutions for the HR team across the AS Watson UK businesses (Superdrug, Savers and The Perfume Shop). In this role you’ll develop and support solutions primarily for Oracle HRMS 12.2 and the applications it works alongside.

Here's the exciting bit…a day includes

Working in the IT team alongside a senior developer and functional support analysts
· Develop, test, and implement small functionality changes
· Work as part of project teams on future upgrades and implementations of HR applications
· Design, write, implement, and support current and new BI reports
· Working alongside the People (HR) team and Finance to maintain their applications and provide solutions
· Support the Service & Delivery Manager with development and support for the group office

This job is a good fit for you if:

You enjoy problem solving
· You understand the structure of IT applications
· You are good at thinking of solutions that may not be obvious to others
· You have excellent customer service
· You are motivated by helping people and work as part of team
· Self-motivated with excellent analytical and problem solving skills
· A high level of accuracy and attention to detail in approach to all work
· Excellent communication skills verbal and written
· You are keen to develop your knowledge of HR applications and willing to learn

What you’ll need:

Experience of using SQL for report writing & querying databases
· Experience of working with Oracle HMRS or similar software
· Experience of PL/SQL preferred
· Experience of using developer tools such as SQL Developer, TOAD or similar
· Knowledge of interfaces, SFTP and XML and CSV file construction
· Experience of BI Publisher and report development an advantage
· Familiarity with standard project life cycle process
· Strong interpersonal skills between peers, users and third parties
· Proactive and enquiring nature, with a willingness to take on a range of responsibilities
· Strong troubleshooting skills
· Proven ability to work in a complex and varied technical environment, with a willingness to investigate new ideas and technologies

Here's what's in it for you

33 days holiday rising to 38 days with length of service (inclusive of bank holidays)
Being part of more! We are part of a group who work closely with Savers, The Perfume Shop and Three UK.

We are part of A.S. Watson Group, the world's largest international health and beauty retailer with over 15,700 stores in 25 markets!
2 staff discount codes for yourself and a family member or friend
30% discount on Superdrug Own Brand Products both in store and online
Hybrid working patterns available depending on role responsibilities with 2 days working from home and 3 days in our stylish, modern and collaborative office close to East Croydon Station
Company pension matching and bonus
Unrivalled Learning and Development programmes
Come and be part of something special.
Hours: 37.5 | 9.00am - 5.30pm


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