Program Manager - Supply Chain, Kinaxis

$125,000 - $160,000 yearly
  • The Resume Review - Recruiting Department
  • Jan 29, 2021
Full time Supply Chain Transportation

Job Description

Job description
Have you thought about becoming part of this company’s Supply Chain team? We are currently seeking a highly skilled Program Manager with Kinaxis expertise to join our North American Supply Chain practice. We are seeking out the best problem-solvers, idea-makers, and high-energy Supply Chain professionals for our fast-growing practice area. We need people with good instincts and a positive outlook that can overcome any obstacle!
  • Provide project leadership and direction on one or more projects while maintaining a high quality level of service.
  • Ensure quality on all work.
  • Lead delivery dates, resourcing and schedules
  • Facilitate project execution by providing support in project-level issue resolution and management of scope
  • Help deliver projects in an onshore/offshore consultants
  • Position industry insights as they pertain to client needs & requirements
  • Deeply understand their client’s business challenges, and provide thought leadership in addressing these issues
  • Conduct Requirements Gathering workshops with SMEs
  • Develop functional & user acceptance test plans, scenarios and scripts for new code/systems deployment
  • Run application implementations
  • Work with business intelligence applications
  • Craft and develop reports in reporting tools
  • Provided training and support documentation
Qualifications:Basic Requirements
  • The successful candidate will possess a consistent track record in delivering supply chain projects
  • Basic Kinaxis rapid response product knowledge
  • Kinaxis implementation knowledge (Great differentiator but not a must)
  • Experience with large programs
  • Experience with COTS package implementation with SCM experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and problem solving
  • Minimum 12 years’ experience in delivering supply chain transformation programs
  • Strong presentation skills and the ability to communicate verbally and in writing to a variety of audiences
  • Minimum Bachelor’s level Degree required
Preferred Requirements
  • Experience building deep client relationships and identifying client's priority needs for service and support
  • Knowledge of process flows, systems and procedures which aids analysis and recommendations for solution offerings to exploit new business opportunities
  • Ability to handle multiple partners and work with multi-functional and client facing teams
  • A positive, results oriented style, evidenced by listening, motivating, delegating, influencing, and supervising the work being done to develop the next generations of leaders
  • Experience working in an on/off-shore model
  • A very high level of energy, sense of urgency, creativity, and decisiveness coupled with the ability/willingness to work hard and well under pressure
  • An engaging and open interpersonal style complemented by the analytical pragmatism vital to quickly dissect highly sophisticated issues
  • Ability to establish immediate credibility among peers; a professional who is respected for intelligence and technical expertise
  • Master's Degree in Business/Management or equivalent highly preferred