Warehouse Management System (WMS) Configuration Manager

Job Description

Auto req ID: 195770BR

Job Description

The Warehouse Management System (WMS) Configuration Manager will have the responsibility of preparing Production Plants and DC’s across North American and Canada for deployment of the WMS system. They will configure the WMS system, oversee the Sign installation, support the Site Readiness plan, and Hyper Care support of the site’s WMS deployment. The WMS System Configuration Manager will support the site Deployment Lead and will support any/all of the primary aspects to ready a site for the WMS go-live deployment. There will be a total of 105 PBC Site deployments by 3 Site deployment teams with 2 concurrent deployments every 6-8 weeks. The candidate for the role must have prior WMS System Configuration experience.

Key Expectations:

  • Configure the WMS System for all new Production Plant’s and DC’s
  • Work with the Production Plant or DC’s leadership team to create the optimal Warehouse layout for Full Good Inventory storage locations
  • Order and coordinate Sign install for Full Good storage locations
  • Support the Test Phases of the WMS Implementation project. Responsible for application testing of all requirements in order to identify gap/fit via functional analysis and testing
  • Support the Site Readiness execution ensuring that site is ready for deployment. Readiness checklist components will be completed and signed off by site leadership
  • Support the execution of the deployment cutover planning as required by Site Deployment Lead ensuring successful WMS system start up with all data and ensuring reconciliation with all PBC legacy systems
  • Support the site leadership roles during deployment and hyper care phases
  • Significant travel required with commitment to successful deployments often requiring long work weeks

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Prior WMS system configuration experience REQUIRED
  • 4+ years Logistics/Warehousing experience
  • 4 year degree in related Logistics/Technology field desired but, not required
  • Prior ERP or System implementation experience REQUIRED
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Willingness to learn business functions and WMS application software
  • Ability to travel < 60% of time
  • Exceptional work ethic
  • Self-motivated ability to work on your own
  • Ability to think creatively to identify optimal solutions
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive under pressure

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular