Automation Specialist Ref. No: 7046

Kingfisher plc is an international home improvement company with approximately 1,380 stores, supported by a team of 79,000 colleagues. We operate in eight countries across Europe under retail banners including B&Q, Castorama, Brico Dépôt, Screwfix, TradePoint and Koçtaş. We offer home improvement products and services to consumers and trade professionals who shop in our stores and via our e-commerce channels. At Kingfisher, our purpose is to make home improvement accessible for everyone.

Over 3 years ago Kingfisher opened a Finance Shared Service Centre in Krakow, to which we are looking for candidates for the position below.

Region: Kraków, małopolskie


Requirements:

  • Previous experience in process automation in BPO/SSC sector
  • At least two years of experience in process delivery (General Ledger, Accounts Payable or Accounts Receivable)
  • At least intermediate level of VBA & MS Excel
  • Good command of English (at least B2)
  • Experience in modelling databases in MS Access – nice to have
  • Experience in managing SharePoint sites – nice to have
  • Experience in any RPA technology – nice to have
  • Experience in PowerBI or any other business intelligence application – nice to have
  • Very good problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong attention to details
  • Good communication skills


Responsibilities:

  • Creating new and redesigning existing applications using VBA, MS Excel, Access/SharePoint and SAP Scripting
  • Support implementation of RPA framework in the organization
  • Integrate and test VBA tools with other technologies like RPA, OCR and PowerBI
  • Providing regular support on the implemented automation tools to end users
  • Preparing benefit vs cost analysis of the requested automations in order to support the implementation decision
  • Conducting business process analysis along with data collection
  • Supporting delivery teams with SharePoint platform (designing objects: sites, lists, libraries, workflow; access management etc.)
  • Constantly challenging the status quo and looking for new solutions to expand the knowledge and improvement possibilities


We offer:

  • A fantastic opportunity to join freshly started new organization, where you can build your career together with the development of the company
  • The opportunity to develop your skills by working in a multi-national/ multi-cultural team
  • Competitive benefit package (incl. sports card, private healthcare, life insurance)
  • Possibility to work in a highly professional, stimulating and challenging work environment of European Company with great and long-term career prospective
  • Opportunity to participate in training and development programs
  • Attractive office location in A class building within a 5-minute walk from public communication
  • Comfortable working environment
  • Friendly and supportive company culture