Offshore SAP Controls & Security Manager - Military veterans preferred

National Grid (https:\\
Defense Contracting


  full-time   employee

CV34 6DA
United Kingdom

What you'll get

A competitive salary between £50,000 – £65,000 – dependent on capability

As well as your base salary, you will receive a bonus of up to 15% of your salary for stretch performance and a competitive contributory pension scheme where we will double match your contribution to a maximum company contribution of 12%. You will also have access to a number of flexible benefits such as a share incentive plan, salary sacrifice car and technology schemes, support via employee assistance lines and matched charity giving to name a few.

About us

We are National Grid, and we are at the heart of energy. From heating homes to making sure businesses fire on all cylinders, we’re using our engineering excellence to connect people and the planet. We’re also looking to the future – innovating, inventing, and transforming – to make possible the energy systems of tomorrow. And that’s why there’s never been a more exciting time to join us and help us to make a difference to people’s lives every day.

About the role

To lead and manage the day-to-day activities, including the operation of SoX Controls, of the ERP Security Team and to provide expert ERP security knowledge and skills to the team, including but not limited to, User access management and role administration and SoX.

  • Manage the team to provision user access in the ERP applications using the respective ticketing system
  • Responsible for designing, documenting standards and procedures for SAP user administration, outlining security creation and maintenance
  • Responsible for the approval of designs for new ERP security roles
  • Responsible for supporting the SAP security and authorization environment. This includes support for all security roles, profiles, Portal groups and detailed knowledge of Profile Generator within the SAP systems.
  • Engage with the wider business obtaining role build requirements
  • Provide detailed process improvement ideas
  • Responsible for identifying, reporting and managing to resolution any non-compliances with mySAP security policy, coordinating the actions of Business users, the service provider and Controls and Compliance team Execute and maintain ERP security controls
  • Work with the internal Controls and Compliance team to support SOx compliance in relation to General IT Controls over the SAP landscape.
  • Responsible for responding to, and actioning, compliance related issues, including those raised by internal and external audit
  • Drive innovation within the area of mySAP security and controls, with a view to optimising the control environment to enhance the security of our mySAP landscape

Who are we

At National Grid, we don’t just ask our people to deliver to the highest standards. We also support them to be the best they can be. We welcome and encourage applicants with diverse experiences and backgrounds. National Grid’s ambition is to drive, develop and operate our business in a way that results in a more inclusive culture. We are committed to building a workforce which represents the communities we serve and a working environment in which each individual feels respected, fairly treated, valued and able to reach their full potential.

About you

  • You will ideally have an excellent knowledge of SAP security
  • With a proven track record of using SAP systems SRM,BI,GRC,ECC,PI,BPC, specifically in the security area
  • Excellent presenting skills
  • Previous SAP security configuration experience
  • Educated to degree level in Info Security or equivalent
  • SAP Security Certified

Closing date

The closing date for this vacancy is 31st January 2019. However, we encourage candidates to submit their applications as early as possible and not to wait until the published closing date. National Grid’s recruitment periods can and may vary. We reserve the right to remove this advert or close it to further applications at any point during the recruitment process.