WMS Implementation Manager - Midlands - c£72k

WMS Implementation Manager - Midlands - c£72k

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Project & Programme Management

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens + car bens

  • Contact:

    Richard Drew

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The North Starr recruitment business are looking to hire an experienced WMS Implementation Manager for multi-global client.

This role will see the successful post-holder combine their talents of best practice Project Management with sound knowledge of ERP systems.

Based on the North side of Birmingham, you will be working with a highly talented group of technical individuals who's common goal will be to provide a first class technical experience to their client base.

Some of the core responsibilities for this WMS Implementation Manager are as follows:

  • Project manage WMS projects across the full life-cycle
  • Carry out project scoping and documentation of systems
  • Analyse business needs and determine solutions using standard or bespoke solutions
  • Analyse and manage the integration of third-party systems including route-planning, carrier integration, electronic proof-of-delivery and carousel systems.
  • Setup and configure WMS systems for use by new sites including wave planning, rules, reports, dashboards, users and security.
  • Assist with data migration between the old and new systems.
  • Undertake full testing programmes, log, investigate and resolve any issues found.
  • Produce and update documentation of business processes and user guides.
  • Lead training sessions with end users and support them through initial use of the system.

To qualify for an immediate telephone on this role, you will need these core skills:

  • Working knowledge of ERP systems (Sage Line 500, Sage Line 1000, Sage X3)
    • Sales order processing
    • Purchase order processing
    • Stock management
  • Experience of project managing and implementing warehouse management systems through the full life-cycle
    • Scoping
    • Configuration
    • Training / UAT
    • Go-live / support
  • Working knowledge of database systems (Informix, SQL Server)
    • SQL queries and updates
    • Maintenance including backup, recovery and indexing

Our client can wait a reasonable timescale for the WMS Implementation Manager to start so please apply if you are on an extended notice period or more immediately available.

This client embraces a superb working culture and fully embraces a healthy home to work life balance.

The North Starr look forward to hearing from you for a discreet conversation.