Application Specialist – Chelmsford – £40,000 P.A (DOE)

Job Title: Application Specialist
Salary: £36,000 – £40,000 P.A
Days/Hours: Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm
Location: Chelmsford

Coulter Elite Resourcing – Recruitment Specialists are now recruiting for an Application Specialist to work for their client based in Chelmsford.

Reporting to the Senior Management Team and working closely with the Group IT Team and end users of in-house applications, you will be responsible for specification and configuration of the internal transport management system. You will proactively identify opportunities to better support business processes. The role holder will work with management and end-users to support new and existing applications and reports.

Principle Responsibilities:-

  • Analyse and evaluate the software and systems that the business utilises and implement improvements;
  • Research, evaluate and test new software programs;
  • Use best practices and knowledge of internal and external business issues to improve internal applications;
  • Enhance existing applications to support new automation and business requirements
  • Write reports, query data, and develop existing procedures;
  • Test system upgrades, support packages, disaster recovery scenarios
  • Develop existing programs by analysing and identifying areas for modification
  • Integrate existing software products and work on ensuring incompatible platforms come together
  • Create technical specifications and test plans;
  • Write operational and process flow documentation;
  • Consult colleagues concerning the maintenance and performance of software systems and with a view to writing or modifying current operating practices
  • Investigate new technologies
  • Provide day-to-day technical and functional assistance to end users 

Key Skills

  • Good Understanding of Microsoft SQL and MySQL
  • EDI (EDIFACT/X12/XML)
  • BI Tool (Tableau)
  • ETL (Mapforce/SSIS)
  • Logistics knowledge experience – an advantage
  • SSRS – an advantage

This is a full time, permanent position working Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm. Salary £36,000 – £40,000 depending on experience + excellent company benefits 

If you are interested in the position of Application Specialist then please forward your CV to Adam at Coulter Elite Resourcing.

Coulter Elite Resourcing is an independent recruitment agency based in Peterborough supplying permanent and contract personnel, from office junior through to the highest levels of management both locally and nationally. 

Between our team we have a wealth of experience and we operate in both the Permanent, Temporary and contract marketplace, covering the following areas:

Accounts, Administration, Bi-lingual, Call Centre, Customer Service, Design Engineers, Directors, Warehousing, Distribution, Engineering, Finance, Graduates, Human Resource, Insurance, IT, Legal, Logistics, PR, Media, Purchasing, Reception, Sales, Secretarial, PA, Telesales, Web Design