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Master Data Executive - B&Q | Al Futtaim Retail | Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Date: 16-May-2021

Location: Riyadh, SA

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

Job Requisition ID: 94042 


No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.


As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, Robinsons, and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us.


Come join us to live well, work better, and be the best.


The Master Data Executive is responsible for managing and controlling the Master Data for the brand, with the aim of ensuring data authenticity, integrity and harmony to support data quality across all functional in business, Buying, Commercial, Finance, Planning, and others.




  • Manage the creation, maintenance and retirement of centralized master data objects (items, BOMs, vendors, pricing, etc) to support product trials, launches and product changes, etc.
  • Support and execute master data creation, updates, and analysis using various systems including, SAP, Master Data validation setup, JDA tool, RPro, etc.
  • Manage all Article, Supplier master data, Planning Master requests and set up in line with policy.
  • Perform root-cause analysis on master data integration problems. Recommend and execute corrective action
  • Configure and maintain standard and custom tables in MDM Tool and ERP systems as captured in procedures and policies
  • Cooperate and following up with internal stakeholders to achieve data quality (completeness, consistency, accuracy, integrity) in the Master Data tools,
  • Update existing and/or create new process manuals/user guides and instructions for procedures and processes as directed,
  • Take part to continuous improvement projects, support requests from other function to assess improvement feasibility




  • Bachelor’s Degree or an equivalent in work experience
  • Experience with SAP  ERP, required
  • Problem Solving & Analytical skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • A methodical approach with high levels of attention to detail and accuracy

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