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Logistics Consultant

Logistics Consultant

Location: Sterling, VA

Job Type: Full Time

Company Description:

You don’t have to look hard to find what makes abas-USA innovative, progressive and pioneering. It’s people, both our employees and our customers. People whose ideas, diligence and expertise give us a competitive advantage and make up the heart and soul of our business. With more than 30 years of experience building innovative ERP solutions for thousands of businesses in 29 countries worldwide, the people of abas deeply understand the constantly evolving requirements of mid-sized manufacturing and distribution companies.

The culture at abas-USA provides a fun, dynamic and exciting team environment. We believe in learning continuously, which is facilitated through the abas Academy. abas-USA also provides learning opportunities through year-round training courses, mentorship programs, and frequent interactions with leaders and subject matter experts.

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Description:

The Logistics Consultant works with Production & Logistics managers to define processes, analyze requirements, and translate that information into the abas-ERP system. Consultants design and deliver end-user training. The ERP/Logistics Consultant is responsible for ensuring the customer understands their new system and that the system works effectively

Responsibilities:

  • Develop an understanding and document customers' business requirements and objectives
  • Lead client implementation of ERP software to enable a streamlined coordination of inventory management, production management, manufacturing, and financial accounting processes within a single application
  • Communicate project deliverables, tasks, and objectives to the customer project teams
  • Carry out basic project management tasks on a day-to-day basis
  • Train end users on application functionality and application-integrated programs Maintain the minimum expected billable average per week 

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • 1 – 3 years’ experience working in a related field
  • Minimum 1 year ERP software experience
  • Understanding of manufacturing practices and methodologies
  • Manufacturing software experience Willingness to travel up to 75% per month

Knowledge & Experience:

  • Experience working in a professional services organization
  • Strong understanding supply chain management best practices and methodologies
  • Strong customer service orientation & skills
  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Analytical thinker
  • ERP/Logistics software experience
  • Ability to quickly assimilate to new technologies

Apply to this position: abas-usa.hiringthing.com/job/37803/logistics-consultant