Sr Solutions Manager - WMS

JDA Software   •  

Roswell, GA

Industry: Enterprise Technology

  •  

11 - 15 years

Posted 64 days ago

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Overview

JDA is searching for a Sr Solutions Manager (WMS) to join our Consulting Services group. This position requires up to 50% travel.

Responsibilities


  • Provide first level management and guidance on employee issues, customer issues, training and development fulfillment, etc.
  • Ensure the complete communication and distribution of company information, application of Associate career goals within a project, identification and escalation of employee wellness issues.
  • Promote effective two-way communication with the goal of further developing the team "communities."
  • Minimum bi-weekly touch base (via phone, email or instant messenger) with each individual member of the team to gauge employee wellness, address issues, concerns, etc.
  • Foster a culture/environment where Associates work together well, are motivated, and challenged.
  • Promote Associate and peer recognition through JDA established tools and processes.
  • Enable Associate development through the aid of internal or external e-learning or educational opportunities; track, plan and monitor Associates effectiveness, certifications, and completion of training plan.
  • Work with the Project Managers to ensure Associate career goals are met within a project and to develop project team training opportunities.
  • Provide general mentorship to Associates and some level of solution mentoring as well.
  • Work with the Resource Controller and Practice Director to identify current and future staffing skill needs.
  • Manages utilization at the practice level (supply and demand matching)
  • Works with Practice Directors to define and execute on an annual recruitment plan that aligns to the forecast and market demands. Build and execute on-boarding plans for new consultants.
  • Consolidate project review feedback and provide a meaningful performance review to each Associate regarding their effectiveness in achieving goals, their development plan and demonstrating competencies.
  • Ensures Associates adhere to JDA policies, procedures, methodologies and quality standards.
  • Work with the respective Associates to ensure appropriate approval has been obtained prior to incurring non-project related, non-billable expenses and keeping these expenses to a minimum.
  • Escalates issues that may have negative financial impact.

Qualifications


  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Minimum of 10 years of WMS Supply Chain Consultant experience
  • Demonstrates a comprehensive understanding of the Warehouse Management best practices
  • Consulting and implementation experience with JDA/RedPrairie WMS solutions preferred; other leading WMS solutions will also be considered.
  • Current or prior experience working in a Management role
  • Ability to prepare and deliver presentations for user, management, and executive level audiences.
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills required, with the ability to mentor, coach and train JDA Associates
  • Flexible and promotes a teamwork environment.