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MDM Team Member - Material Master

Job Id:  5017

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Department:  Business Excellence
Function:  Sales, Marketing and Alliance
Employee Type:  Permanent Full Time
Seniority Level:  Mid-Senior level


UPL is focused on emerging as a premier global provider of total crop solutions designed to secure the world’s long-term food supply. Winning farmers’ hearts across the globe, while leading the way with innovative products and services that make agriculture sustainable, UPL is the fastest growing company in the industry. Our successes in the field add up to powerful financials. UPL delivers results from protecting crops that translate into attractive investor value. Based on the recognition that humankind is one community, UPL’s overarching commitment is to improve areas of its presence, workplace and customer engagement.


Our purpose is ‘OpenAg’. An agriculture network that feeds sustainable growth for all. No limits, no borders.


JOB SUMMARY: Act as global data steward for Material master. Responsible to ensure master data quality for business process and functions, set up quality and governance rules and manage Material master module in MDM application



  • Liaison/ Co-ordinate with regional data stewards and business teams for master data related issues and requirements.
  • Responsible for MD application issues and development / CR requirements.
  • Monitor master data related analytics, data quality and business process.
  • Ensure necessary processes, rules are followed and documented.
  • Ensure SLA maintained, act as data admin before master data record is committed in SAP system.
  • Handle the team of data entry operators who would be working on support role.
  • Lead the data team working on data migration project, coordination with other SAP, SFDC and business teams
  • Discuss data related issues with regional stewards, conduct meeting with functional, technical teams to address problem statements.
  • Regularly train the data entry operators with new business processes



  • 6-12 years of industry relevant experience in Material master processes and maintaining master data in a major large-scale organization with complex data sources
  • B.E from a premier institute and Experience working in Supply chain will be valuable
  • Experience in SAP on MM, PP, APO
  • Experience in working on master data function related to Material master and other master. Preferable if exposure to enterprise level MDM application.
  • Proven ability to drive change across a large organization
  • Experience of working with diverse cultures will be valuable
  • Experience of working in an agile, face paced work environment will be valuable



BUSINESS ACUMEN: The individual in this role must understand business priorities and translate them into an agenda that supports the business as it grows.

RESULTS ORIENTATION: Strong capability in focusing on tasks and results to achieving goals, solving problems, maintaining productivity, and making fast decisions by using a critical thinking approach.

ORGANIZATION/PROJECT MANGEMENT - Plan and schedule work according to changing priorities; designs and maintains effective systems and processes for managing work.

BEING RESILIENT – Ability to manage crises and volatile situation effectively. Should be able remain objective and calm and show positive attitude & strong judgement when faced with adversity

DECISION MAKING & ACCOUNTABILITY – Ability to Identify, understand & solve complex problems, issues and opportunities, take effective decisions basis available facts, constraints and possible consequences


Location: Mumbai