IT Functional Manager – Anaplan

Date: 6 Sep 2023

Location: Adelaide, SA, Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

About us


At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments. As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes beloved brands such as Hardys, Grant Burge, St Hallett, House of Arras, Mud House, Jam Shed and many more. We are one of the largest wine producers in the world – we’ve been around since 1836, and our portfolio has won nearly 9,000 international wine show awards in the last decade.

About the role


The driving force behind our business is our people – we have over 1,000 staff across Australia, the UK, Europe, Asia, South Africa, New Zealand and the Americas, and every one of us is passionate about making the ordinary extraordinary through our amazing wines. 


We are now recruiting for an IT Functional Manager - Anaplan to define our Anaplan Architecture across the various models of Trade Promotion Management (TPM), Demand and Supply all linked via Datahub, with emphasis on the functional components within the platform.


Reporting to the Head of Enterprise Systems, you will lead discussions with Business Partners and manage the Anaplan technical support team for the design, configuration, and testing of capabilities across the platform.


You will be based in any of our Adelaide or Melbourne offices, with flexibility to work from home.


This role is full-time and permanent.

Key responsibilities include:


  • Provide expertise across the platform encompassing Demand, Supply, Pricing, Promotion working closely with Anaplan Technical team
  • Propose and review improvements involving data integrations of ERP and other systems with Anaplan and the wider solution landscape driving best practice principles
  • Ability to present to senior stakeholders and Business units on Anaplan solutions and articulate best practise advantages
  • Resolve functional solution problems areas, including design challenges, integration issues or functional solution capability
  • Manage all environments data, connectivity and code base for consistency and operability
  • Develop standards for action names, documentation, release calendars, including downtime for outages and problem rectification

What you’ll bring:


  • 5+ years as an Anaplan Functional Consultant (or equivalent) 
  • Possess excellent business knowledge within IBP processes, FMCG retail pricing models and data analysis
  • Clear understanding of Anaplan / EPM solution capabilities and how these meet client business needs
  • Anaplan Model builder certification with Level1, level2 and Anaplan way training will be preferred
  • Solution Architect certification is an added advantage
  • Experience in being part of designing and implementing Anaplan solutions across the platform

What you can expect:


Accolade Wines will provide the ideal climate and a hand-picked rewards package for you to make a difference in our successful and growing business.
You will also have access to:

  • Wine allowance and access to unique wine specials
  • Flexible working (Up to 2-3 days working from home)
  • Loyalty Leave
  • Accolade Wines Anniversary Day off
  • Go Beyond Day - making a difference in your local community
  • Access to an extensive online learning library
  • Private Health Insurance Discounts
  • Annual Flu Vaccination Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Various exclusive employee discounts 


Want to find out more? Watch us in action here: 


Sound like your kind of drop? Apply now. 
With respect, no recruitment agencies please.