EY Supply Chain Tech - Kinaxis Planning Manager- US Consulting in Grand Rapids, Michigan
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This is a rapidly growing area, so you will have plenty of opportunity to develop your skillset to keep up with the ever-growing demands of the digital landscape. Most of your time will be spent embedded with our clients' team, and we'll look to you to provide our clients with a unique business perspective on how they must continue to innovate and remain competitive in this ever-changing industry.
Your Key Responsibilities
You will focus on the evaluation, design, customization and optimization of digital and cloud based solutions. You will team with various EY groups with digital capabilities to pursue and deliver digital engagements and deliver solutions that will bring our client's digital vision and strategy to life.
Skills and attributes for success
Working in project teams through agreed-upon phases of project governance, requirements definition, vendor selection, risk analysis, customization, testing, training and rollout of a client's project lifecycle
Leading team members in developing applicable methodologies, tools, approaches, points of view, thought leadership and accelerators to differentiate EY in the digital and emerging technology consulting market
Providing broad technical and functional knowledge of various key technology and business platforms
Teaming with client technology professionals, and third-party strategic alliances
Developing long-term relationships and networks both internally and externally
Interacting and communicating effectively with teammates, clients, stakeholders, and executives
To qualify for the role you must have
Bachelor's degree and 10 or more years of related work experience
Extensive experience within leadership role and responsibilities delivering projects in supply chain management, with focus toward supply planning and demand management as a business domain
A good understanding of value chain synchronization and supply chain re- invention will be beneficial
Hands-on knowledge of demand and supply planning using Kinaxis
Experience with Kinaxis Advanced Planning tools
Experience implementing Kinaxis Rapid Response
Experience with deep functional / domain expertise and hands on experiences in configurations, training, knowledge transfer, customer communications and documentation
Led and managed two to three full lifecycle Kinaxis supply chain planning implementations in large and complex environments
Led and participated in:
Gathering business requirements
Analyzing and transforming to application requirements
Performing fit-gap analysis
Leading functional design approval process
Interaction with development team to test and deliver the solution
Assisting customer during UAT
Preparing and reviewing documentations
Working experience with onsite and offshore delivery model environment
Subject matter in the following supply and demand planning area:
Modelling Supply Chain Constraints
Flexibility and willingness to travel. Must have a valid driver's license
Ideally, you'll also have
Degree emphasis in Computer Science, IT, Computer Engineering, MIS, Mathematics desired; master's degree in one of these areas preferred
Prior consulting experience
Kinaxis Solution Consultant level 1 certification
Kinaxis Integration Consultant level 1 certification
RapidResponse Author level 1 or level 2 certification
What we look for
We're interested in passionate leaders with a strong vision and a desire to stay on top of trends in the Digital and Emerging Technology space. If you have a strong passion for helping businesses achieve their digital strategy, this role is for you.
What we offer
We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to the business. The salary range for this job in most geographic locations in the US is $128,400 to $235,400. The salary range for New York City Metro Area, Washington State and California (excluding Sacramento) is $154,100 to $267,500. Individual salaries within those ranges are determined through a wide variety of factors including but not limited to education, experience, knowledge, skills and geography. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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