ERP Business Consultant

Other Costa Mesa, California Ohio Chicago, Illinois Indianapolis, Indiana Pennsylvania


Description

Why SYSPRO?

We Simplify – We Specialize – We Future-Proof.

We are an award-winning, global force using technological innovation to enhance the way businesses operate, one customer at a time…and we want you to join us!

Celebrating over 40 years as a top Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software provider for manufactures and distribution companies, SYSPRO has earned prestigious industry awards for its technology, company culture, customer relations, and leadership. In order for SYSPRO to continue to play such a vital role in the industry, we need a team of top-class people behind us that bring SYSPRO’s core values of ambition, intelligence, drive tenacity, and compassion to the workplace.

We are currently looking to hire a full time ERP Business Consultant specializing in Manufacturing.  The ERP Business Consultant Manufacturing Specialist will be primarily responsible for implementing and providing support to new and existing SYSPRO customers. The person in this role will analyze the systems and work directly with customers and management to define implementation requirements, design and propose solutions, configure the software and train employees.

The ERP Business Consultant Manufacturing Specialist position is responsible for but not limited to:

Implement and 
Consultation
  • Understand and document client processes and requirement
  • Facilitate client Business Process Review focused on designing future state business process and requirements
  • Identify gaps in system functionality, compared to client’s requirements
  • Translate requirements into ERP configurations
  • Implement Specific ERP methodology  with coordination through Project Manager and Other ERP Consultant
  • Identify and coordinate data conversion and Customer Solution
  • Understand manufacturing/shop floor/inventory and warehouse systems
  • Lead user testing and acceptance
  • Promote Best Practices
  • Ensure Proper delivery process and systems
  • Work directly with our clients providing consulting services designed to help them solve their most complex business and technology issues


Business Development: 
  • Participate in Pre-Sale Opportunities as needed
  • Other efforts related to ERP and CRM Services teams
  • Educate colleagues across disciplines on the ERP Platform and Integrated solutions
  • Assist in creating work plans, pricing estimates, and risk assessments
  • Participate in our business development process as a subject matter expert

 

 Qualification/Minimum Requirements:

  •  Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred or equivalent experience required
  • 4+ years of hand on ERP configuration and/or use of a full ERP solution providing ERP implementation support of Mid to Large Enterprise Manufactures
  •  2+ years of being an active member on a full-cycle ERP implementation
  • Demonstrated success within one or more SYSPRO core industries including; automotive parts, electronics, fabricated metal, packaging, healthcare, plastics and rubber, food and beverage, and/or industrial machinery and equipment 

Skills Required:

  • Detail oriented and efficient
  • Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Good written and verbal communication 
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Superior people skills; team-oriented, fast learner and very personable
  • Analytical skills
  • Proven B2B experience dealing with SaaS or ERP solution with complex business needs
  • Functional knowledge within the following areas: Order to Cash, Plan to Produce, (any other industry specific knowledge is a plus ex. WMS, Credit Cards, Quality, EDI, Shipping, CRM etc. 
  • In-depth understanding of the industry

 

 Travel Requirements:

  • 70% of the time as necessary to support customer expectations

 

 What you can expect from SYSPRO:

  •  Award-winning, technology-driven company culture
  • Professional and personal growth
  • A talented and enthusiastic team, dedicated to SYSPRO’s success
  • Exceptional benefits - Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Long-term disability, travel insurance, and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • 401k with generous matching