Implementation Consultant - Supply Chain, Inventory Forecasting

Recruiter
Ambis
Location
Stoke Pound
Salary
£35,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This role is for a Software Implementation Consultant / Professional Services Consultant / Implementaion Project Manager or similar, who has experience with implementing supply chain software and understands inventory forecasting & management and demand planning and the interaction with mainstream ERP software.

You will assist with all stages of implementation projects including some pre-sales, through requirements, analysis and training to installation of the software. You need to have a broad view of supply chain & inventory management and a strong understanding of your clients' needs. Starting salary from £35 - 55k depending on your level of experience, plus £6k car allowance and benefits.

Our client has been implementing supply chain and inventory forecasting & management software solutions for many years and knows that a good supply chain is vital for their customers' profitability. They provide a best-of-breed solution that integrates with ERP software; they work across a very varied base of industries and sectors and can provide you with challenging and interesting & diverse projects.

You need good functional skills and the ability to understand the clients' requirements, and should be capable of leading implementations, including project planning, requirements, statements of work, and overseeing the clients' adoption and training before implementation. You will be a good coach and an excellent communicator, able to develop and build strong relationships and empathise with your customers.

Your profile:

  • Implementation of supply chain solutions focusing on inventory management and forecasting
  • Able to lead software implementations and the team and manage project plans
  • Strong analysis and real understanding of business processes
  • Retail, wholesale or distribution knowledge would be ideal
  • A clear communicator with strength of character and able to empathise with clients
  • Experience in training users and handling their change management issues

This is an excellent opportunity for a Software Consultant to really grow into this role and have a lot of personal input into shaping the job and the business, working on demanding and challenging projects.

Please contact Jake King or Carolyn MacLurg at Ambis to find out more and to discuss the role in more detail.