Accenture JDA (Blue Yonder) Warehouse Management Functional Consultant in Boston, Massachusetts
Title: JDA (Blue Yonder) Warehouse Management Functional Consultant
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Supply Chain execution and Fulfillment professionals plan and implement innovative solutions in areas including warehouse management and operations, distribution network design, tagging and tracking and transportation management as well as enhancing customer service through better order management and overall fulfillment.
Supply Chain professionals who can develop and implement integrated supply and warehouse management solutions that improve cost efficiency, increase business effectiveness and create synergies and collaboration across companies.
A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
Identifies, assesses and solves complex business problems for area of responsibility, where - analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
Interacts with key business and IT stakeholders on to-be state solution design matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach.
Conduct the Business Requirements gathering and To-Be state design workshops
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Unless expressly indicated, this role is not open in the state of Colorado.
Here's what you need:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associate’s Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience)
Minimum of 2 years of experience designing and implementing WMS and WLM solutions in the Retail, CPG/Manufacturing industries
Minimum of 2 years hands on experience in JDA or Blue Yonder (BY) Warehouse and Labor Management (WMS and WLM) or Red Prairie experience
Nice To have:
A minimum 3 years of experience in implementing large scale warehouse management solutions in Retail, CPG/Manufacturing industries
Hands on functional experience with JDA WMS or Red Prairie suite of applications and Implementation experience of JDA WMS solution is a must
Experienced in integrating JDA WMS solution with other downstream execution/planning applications and ERP
Experience in driving a business team through designing and/or re-designing complex planning scenarios
An architect that can provide thought leadership around best practices, developed or supported business team in overall business processes, and defined functional requirements that needed to be supported by JDA WMS application
Ability to prepare materials and drive/ conduct required design workshops with the client personnel to explain how JDA WMS applications work and document the as-is to to-be process
Experienced in full development lifecycle in JDA WMS – Business Process Design, Solution Blueprint, System Design, Build, Test, Deploy and Business Stabilization/ Hyper Care
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