Variant Configuration Clerk

Location: London, GB

When our founder Bruce McLaren passed away at the age of 32 he left behind a legacy that has shaped who we are today. We have an unrivalled heritage which has its roots in racing; but McLaren Automotive is now creating a story of its own and we want you to be a part of it.


As part of our Track25 business plan we will launch 18 new models or derivatives of our vehicles and look to expand our retailer network into new markets with an aim of having 100 retailers globally.  


Track 25 and McLaren Automotive’ s growing reputation is testament to our world class employees. To ensure McLaren Automotive continues to be at the forefront of the Automotive market, we are looking for a Variant Configuration Clerk to join our team.


Purpose of the Role:

Responsible for translating Product Development’s concept of a new car into a functioning data model. Implementation data models into SAP systems, maintaining and unit testing. Supporting web requirements and product change request implementation.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Attend Sales & Marketing reviews and relevant cross-functional process meetings
  • Creation of specific program Product Data Definition (PDD) file.
  • Design and creation of the configuration model from Design Intent Report and Options & features list
  • Creation and implementation of data model from PDD to the SAP system.
  • Complete data model unit testing and sales order regression testing
  • Support web visualiser through sending Knowledge Bases
  • Implementation of Change Requests
  • Support Product Data Management (PDM) team in the coding of the Bill of Materials (BoM)

Knowledge, skills and experience

  • SAP experience is desirable
  • Microsoft Office literate, including Excel
  • Knowledge of Automotive manufacturing industry is desirable
  • Coding experience is desirable
  • Graduate in a technical subject

Personal Attributes:

  • An ability to deliver under pressure with an appetite for success.
  • Ability to communicate clearly on all levels of the business.
  • A positive, proactive attitude, self-reliant with a high level of self-motivation.
  • Well organised, delivery focused – with demonstrable record of on-time delivery.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Ownership and responsibility of assigned projects and tasks

We recognise that we can only achieve our vision with the dedication and collaboration of our world class employees.  It is our aim to become the employer of choice within the global automotive industry.


At McLaren Automotive we are constantly looking to improve. To become the employer of choice we are always looking to develop our employee offerings. We currently offer a range of benefits to employees at all levels of the business including Private Healthcare, Contributory Pension Scheme, Life Assurance and Personal Lease Car Scheme. We also offer a range of discounts with our partner organisations.