SAP Master Data Analyst – 5808 (ADA)


Our client is a pioneer in Drug Discovery and Development and one of the frontrunners in Personalised Healthcare. As the world`s largest R&D spender in the pharmaceutical and diagnostics domain, they work in a vast number of drug discovery & therapeutic areas and are highly recognized internationally.

We are currently looking for a SAP Master Data Analyst for a project based in Basel, Switzerland, until mid-2025.


The role will be responsible for helping with the migration and management activities of master data under the new ASPIRE template model.

The perfect candidate is someone who is motivated by challenges. Analyzing data and understanding it is your passion. You also have the ability to look for the smallest details but not lose sight of the big picture. In addition to your IT skills, you also want to build up and expand your business knowledge and are very enthusiastic about learning.


Main Responsibilities:

·      Coordinate with local SAP development team for data export/imports

·      Perform overall Master Data activities such as reporting, analysis, requirements gathering, etc

·      Join and/or complete Data Migration related workshops/trainings

·      Perform or ensure data cleansing tasks are completed on time

·      Complete data collection for manual/construction objects on time

·      Perform and confirm value mapping performed by the Deployment Functional Data Owners

·      Create and maintain master lists, if applicable, for assigned objects

·      Provide business insights and information to technical teams for extraction and conversion from the legacy system(s) for assigned data objects

·      Ensure data readiness and verify quality throughout data journey for assigned data objects

·      Verify/validate that the data is fit for purpose (including alignment with internal/external stakeholders) and check upload files before and after load for all assigned data objects

·      Perform manual (type-in) data loads into target clients for assigned objects (if applicable)

·      Perform dual maintenance & provide Data Migration Workbooks (DMWs) timely for delta load

·      Act as SPOC for assigned objects as part of defect management process during Hyper-care

Qualifications and Experience:

·      Relevant Swiss working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required;

·      Bachelor's and University Degree in Business, Computer Science, Finance, Accounting, Education, Engineering, Business/Administration, Management, Information Systems, Information Technology

·      5+ years of experience in a similar role

·      Experience with Materials and Production Master Data

·      Tools and systems proficiency: SAP ERP (R3 & S4 HANA); SAP MDG-M, SAP DS/IS, SAP BW, BW/4HANA; SAP Analytics Cloud, Tableau or QlikView

·      Skills with Excel Macros, Google office (e.g. G-sheets is a nice to have), database management.

·      Excellent analytical mindset with ability to communicate data-driven insights and recommendations to key stakeholders.

·      Strong customer centric, solution-oriented mindset with the ability to propose different solutions for the customers’ needs.

·      Strategic and holistic mindset with the ability to manage topics in agile / matrix organizations.

·      Familiar and comfortable with agile ways of working and adaptable to changing environments.

·      English is a must, German is a plus

·      SAP, PMP, ITIL certifications a plus as well