Blue Yonder/JDA Consultant

Posted on May 23, 2024 by Thrive IT Systems Ltd
Bristol, Somerset, United Kingdom
IT
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Contract/Project

Position: Blue Yonder Consultant

Location: Bristol, UK

Duration: Permanent/12 Months Contract

Job description:

  • This role is specifically to fill the expanded need for a Blue Yonder/JDA SCPO Supply Functional Consultant. Eligible candidates must demonstrate depth of knowledge and skill within the software platform, its major/minor capabilities, and its critical upstream/downstream interaction points. Candidates must be able to convey their practitioner knowledge through experiences facilitating current state, capture day & life, (eg GEMBA walk), identifying relevant user stories, identifying necessary future state capabilities, and translating these into a comprehensive 5 Lens design for our customers.
  • Consultants must have a strong drive to acquire knowledge of processes, systems, and client's business on a rapid timeline. They must be able to quickly formulate and validate future state business process and solution configuration designs, with emphasis in the Blue Yonder (JDA) SCPO applicate suite. Compiling high quality documentation and presentations on a short timeline, being comfortable facilitating discussions, and giving polished presentations is mandatory. A consultant within our practice should be comfortable in the front of a meeting room or classroom; be it facilitating or teaching two people or thirty people.
  • Strong written and oral presentation skills
  • Consultant will find themselves frequently writing presentations, creating documents, and facilitating meetings
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to perform current state/future state fit-gap assessments
  • Ability to provide comprehensive recommendations in solution design, business process design, business policy setting, and business metric definition
  • Quantitative and analytical skills (financial analysis, mathematical modelling and statistics, etc.)
  • Ability to dive into the data to determine root-cause
  • Desired ability to understand statistical forecasting models
  • Desired ability to understand complex manufacturing arrangements such as run-time, line dependencies, multi-constraint environments, and rough-cut capacity planning
  • Presentation abilities (up to manager/director/VP client levels)
  • Consultant will find themselves regularly at the front of the room against audiences of all sizes facilitating, presenting, or teaching client resources
  • Self-initiating/Self-Motivated
  • Consultant must be able to operate within an environment where instruction and direction can sometimes be vague
  • Consultant must be able to support project activities and assist teammates in ensuring delivery and project success
  • Consultant should self-seek internal and external contributions to the practice and the project
  • Consultant must be able to prioritize multiple activities and deadlines within a semi-autonomous environment
  • Ability to comfortably work within:
  • Notepad, Screen capturing
  • MS Word, MS Excel (including formula usage/defining), MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, MS OneNote, MS Visio, MS Project. MS SharePoint, MS Teams
  • White boards, flip charts, projectors

Reference: 2764959297

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Blue Yonder/JDA Consultant

Posted on May 23, 2024 by Thrive IT Systems Ltd

Bristol, Somerset, United Kingdom
IT
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Contract/Project

Position: Blue Yonder Consultant

Location: Bristol, UK

Duration: Permanent/12 Months Contract

Job description:

  • This role is specifically to fill the expanded need for a Blue Yonder/JDA SCPO Supply Functional Consultant. Eligible candidates must demonstrate depth of knowledge and skill within the software platform, its major/minor capabilities, and its critical upstream/downstream interaction points. Candidates must be able to convey their practitioner knowledge through experiences facilitating current state, capture day & life, (eg GEMBA walk), identifying relevant user stories, identifying necessary future state capabilities, and translating these into a comprehensive 5 Lens design for our customers.
  • Consultants must have a strong drive to acquire knowledge of processes, systems, and client's business on a rapid timeline. They must be able to quickly formulate and validate future state business process and solution configuration designs, with emphasis in the Blue Yonder (JDA) SCPO applicate suite. Compiling high quality documentation and presentations on a short timeline, being comfortable facilitating discussions, and giving polished presentations is mandatory. A consultant within our practice should be comfortable in the front of a meeting room or classroom; be it facilitating or teaching two people or thirty people.
  • Strong written and oral presentation skills
  • Consultant will find themselves frequently writing presentations, creating documents, and facilitating meetings
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to perform current state/future state fit-gap assessments
  • Ability to provide comprehensive recommendations in solution design, business process design, business policy setting, and business metric definition
  • Quantitative and analytical skills (financial analysis, mathematical modelling and statistics, etc.)
  • Ability to dive into the data to determine root-cause
  • Desired ability to understand statistical forecasting models
  • Desired ability to understand complex manufacturing arrangements such as run-time, line dependencies, multi-constraint environments, and rough-cut capacity planning
  • Presentation abilities (up to manager/director/VP client levels)
  • Consultant will find themselves regularly at the front of the room against audiences of all sizes facilitating, presenting, or teaching client resources
  • Self-initiating/Self-Motivated
  • Consultant must be able to operate within an environment where instruction and direction can sometimes be vague
  • Consultant must be able to support project activities and assist teammates in ensuring delivery and project success
  • Consultant should self-seek internal and external contributions to the practice and the project
  • Consultant must be able to prioritize multiple activities and deadlines within a semi-autonomous environment
  • Ability to comfortably work within:
  • Notepad, Screen capturing
  • MS Word, MS Excel (including formula usage/defining), MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, MS OneNote, MS Visio, MS Project. MS SharePoint, MS Teams
  • White boards, flip charts, projectors

Reference: 2764959297

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