EDI Specialist 6 Month Contract – Acton, ON

Job Title:

EDI Specialist


Superior Glove

Company Description:

Would you like an opportunity to contribute new ideas, where new perspectives are welcomed? How would you like to become a part of an innovative, family-oriented, and fast-growing organization? Then please read on! Who we are: Superior Glove is a family-owned company with over 100 years in designing and manufacturing innovative hand protection for every major hazard. We innovate to fit the protection workers need into the comfortable PPE they’ll want to wear. Headquartered in Acton, Canada, Superior Glove has grown from humble beginnings to a global contender. Why work for us? Superior Glove is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We are committed to fostering an inclusive work culture to ensure every voice is heard and valued. When you work at Superior Glove, you are part of the family! Some of the benefits/perks include: • Listed as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, past 10 consecutive years! • 2020 and 2021 awarded SME, part of the top 100 employers in Canada • 2021 Excellence Award as one of Canada’s Safest Manufacturing Employers • Equivalent of three weeks’ vacation per calendar year to start for all permanent, full-time team members PLUS two paid days off on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve! • Health, Dental, Vision, Extended Benefits, Group RRSP Plan, Health Savings account, etc. • Join our online company Recognition Program, gain access to fantastic rewards, including team member referral program • Access to our on-site fitness lessons, equipment, “Grab and Go” bikes and more • As part of the “family” you can join in on our community involvement, staff lunch adventures, annual barbeques and company events! …And much more! We are a family-owned and operated company meeting international standards by “Improving Occupational Hand Protection through Innovation” Superior Glove strives to create a respectful, accessible, and inclusive work environment. Upon individual request, the company will endeavor to remove any barrier to the hiring process to accommodate candidates with disabilities.

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Job/Position Summary: Reporting to the Business Systems Manager, the EDI Specialist is responsible for working with users, developers, and trading partners (3rd party providers, Distributors) to define and map inbound and outbound electronic media for trading partners. The emphasis in the position is to understand the requirements of all parties, accurately map files, and troubleshoot issues involving data. Responsibilities: • Develop a thorough understanding of all parties' data needs for electronic media transactions for all EDI products • Develop the file mapping between the ERP and the 3rd party software • Support data validation process by recommending rules to avoid incorrect / invalid data transfer • Perform internal testing with back-end application • Work with developers, data governance, and external parties to test electronic transactions • Work with 3rd parties to identify and correct invalid data • Monitor and process inbound and outbound EDI documents • Resolve EDI errors and communicate with internal team members to update process changes and/or potential sources of error in data • Collect and document business requirements • Create user documentation & procedures for EDI support • Upload and maintain files in shared document library • Provide ongoing support of EDI files for internal and external parties


Qualifications & Requirements: • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience. • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role • Excellent problem-solving skills, as well as written and verbal communication skills • Knowledge of EDI ANSI X12 transactions • Familiarity with EDI documents 850, 855, 856, 860, and 810 • Strong Microsoft Excel skills • Experience working SQL Server required • Experience with ERP solutions an asset • Experience with Talend or other similar ETL is a plus • Knowledge of the SPS platform Who we are looking for: Do you put people first? Are you passionate about creating a great product experience for customers? Are you innovative? A self-starter? Adaptable? Like to have fun? You could be part of the Superior Glove Works team! If you have superior communication skills, are a highly analytical, innovative and motivated individual with the ability to provide appropriate business solutions, please read on! If you consider yourself to be a positive individual that embraces innovation and enjoys supporting teams throughout the implementation process of new projects and programs, this may be the role for you!

How to Apply:

Please send your resume and cover letter with “EDI Specialist” in the subject line to lstumpf@2ndchance.ca