EY IT Advisory – SAP MM/WM Logistics Manager in Montréal, Canada
IT Advisory – SAP MM/WM Logistics Manager
Requisition # MON001E7
Post Date Jun 30, 2017
EY's people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax, transaction and advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.
We currently have career opportunities for Manager in our Montreal IT Advisory Services team. The individuals will work directly with clients to transform their business challenges into technology solutions. The goal is to support our clients' efforts to make their business units more effective and efficient and, where required, provide services in connection with the development and implementation of technology solutions. Our experience is also important to the analysis of specific business requirements for alignment with technology architecture, technology infrastructure design, and vendor selection decisions that support the line of business IT organizations of our clients.
This position falls within our IT Advisory team, which helps our clients enhance the effectiveness of Operations functions by assisting them as they shift their emphasis from transaction-level control, processing and reporting to more value driven, decision support and analytics.
Participate in project teams through all phases of the technology enablement life cycle. Lend specific subject matter knowledge to the design and integration phase of each project, helping to give specificity to the appropriate architecture, data model, and system design and interfacing requirements. Document functional designs, test cases and results; provides end-user coaching and training as well as post-implementation support.
Analyze business process requirements and provide appropriate process and system solutions. Compare business requirements with available software solutions, identifying gaps and proposing alternative solutions. Advise clients on a variety of business process services that help identify, assess, manage and measure the organization's capabilities. Team with client technology professionals, and/or third-party strategic alliances to provide implementation of technology solutions.
Participate in engagement management, engagement execution and reporting, and client relationship building and management.
Generate as well as support new business opportunities. Develop long-term client relationships and networks.
Desired qualifications include:
Demonstrated experience through all phases of the technology implementation life cycle, including project planning, requirements definition, architecture design, build/configuration, testing and operational transition.
Strong track record implementing major software packages (e.g. SAP), with at least one major full-cycle implementation project.
Expertise in SAP-MM / SD, SAP-WM desired.
5+ years combined business and project experience.
Functional or software expertise on supply-chain management, logistics and/or warehouse management.
A bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, accounting, finance or a related field; MBA or MS degree preferred.
Strong written and verbal communication, presentation, client service and technical writing skills, coupled with a strong interest in further developing and integrating operations with technology skills. Both in English and in French.
Good presentation skills to facilitate workshops to collect business requirements and present solutions;
Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills.
A high level of motivation, strong work ethic and self-starting attitude.
W illingness and ability to travel approximately 50-80%.
EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.