Business Systems Developer – East of England


Business Systems Developer - East of England

Hutchinsons is a family owned, national business founded 80 years ago with more than 200 agronomists supporting farmer clients in producing high quality, profitable crops responsibly and sustainably.

To support our expanding business, a new role has arisen for a Business Systems Developer working from our East of England office.

This role will be to provide expertise and knowledge of the IFS ERP system, particularly with regard to the technical configuration and customisation of IFS and will be assisting an existing IFS programme.

Candidates will need to be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of IFS database structures and conventions and experience with Oracle and writing IAL’s (Information Access Layers) in addition to database functions.

The role will be predominantly office-based and acting as an interface between the Business Systems Team and the functional teams to understand the business requirements and to perform functional analysis and help to develop application requirements.

This includes interaction with business system application specialists and colleagues to coordinate and support business critical initiatives in line with company’s strategy.


Candidates will require:

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • Background in IFS business processes, IFS business system or IFS development.
  • Excellent knowledge in PL-SQL.
  • IFS Data Migration/Admin tool/ Solution Manager/Security/Custom
  • Objects development
  • Basic DBA skills on Oracle databases and experience in Crystal reports development
  • Experience in Power BI and Novacura is an added advantage.


For a confidential discussion, please call:
Asanga Agalakotuwa
Business Systems Manager, Hutchinsons on 01945 425368

or alternatively,
email your CV and covering letter to

Apply for this role

To apply for this role, please complete the below form.

  • Job Application Form

  • Accepted file types: doc, dot, docx, dotx, pdf.
    Please upload a PDF or Word Documentno larger than 1MB.
  • Accepted file types: doc, dot, docx, dotx, pdf.
    Please upload a PDF or Word Documentno larger than 1MB.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.


Find details on our agronomy training & careers, as well as current support staff vacancies...

View Careers

Newsletter Subscription

Don't ever miss an issue of Fieldwise. Subscribe today...

Tick Icon Subscribe

Get in Touch

We're here to help and answer any questions you might have. We look forward to hearing from you...

Envelope Icon Email Us