EY Supply Chain Tech - Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) Senior Manager - Consulting - Location OPEN 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' teams and we will 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
The role of Technology Solutions Delivery – WMS Senior Manager will be to identify and close sales opportunities and provide technology consulting services to our clients to help them improve business performance. In addition, your role will include:
Mentoring, coaching, and counseling team members, and helping us to build an inclusive culture and high-performing teams
Helping build pipeline and driving supply chain tech sales and working closely with account teams and domain leaders
Maximizing operational efficiencies on project engagements
Enhancing the EY brand through strong external relationships across a network of existing and future clients and alliance partners
Providing strategic and relevant insight, connectedness, and responsiveness to our clients to anticipate their needs
Staying current with the latest trends in the supply chain tech domain to be a trusted advisor and subject-matter resource for our clients' businesses.
Skills and attributes for success
Present industry insights with executives and stakeholders to energize pipeline and sales growth
Successfully mentor, coach, and delegate work to team members
Demonstrate a deep understanding of emerging technology opportunities in the supply chain
Successfully manage engagement time and budgets
Support the EY inclusiveness culture
Drive new business opportunities by developing ideas, proposals, and solutions
Develop long-term relationships with networks both internally and externally.
To qualify for the role, you must have:
Bachelor's degree and 15 or more years of related work experience and responsibilities delivering projects in supply chain management and warehousing domain
Led and been responsible for Blue Yonder/JDA WMS modules with deep functional/domain expertise and hands-on experiences in configurations, training, knowledge transfer, customer communications, and documentations
Knowledge regarding how the integration between Blue Yonder/JDA WMS and other supply chain systems, such as TMS or LMS systems, can be integrated
Led and managed, at a minimum, five full lifecycle WMS implementations in large and complex environments
The ability to lead and facilitate workshop sessions, manage projects, resources and deliverables
Led and participate in:
Gathering business requirements
Analyzing and transforming to application requirements
Performing fit-gap analysis
Leading functional design approval process
Strong interactions with development team to test and deliver the solution
Assisting customers during UAT
Preparing and reviewing documentations
Working experience with on-site and offshore delivery model environment
Subject matter knowledge in the following warehousing areas:
Knowledge on leading warehousing solutions, such as SAP-EWM, Manhattan is an added plus.
Systems/data integration experience
Flexibility and willingness to manage significant travel, depending on time of year; must have a valid driver's license.
Ideally, you will also have
Degree emphasis in computer science, IT, computer engineering, MIS, or mathematics desired; master's degree in one of these areas preferred
Certifications and prior consulting experience highly preferred
Knowledge on leading digital warehousing technologies, such as augmented reality, RPA, AI, etc.
What we look for
We are interested in passionate leaders with a strong vision and a desire to stay on top of trends in the 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 competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. 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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