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Accenture Blue Yonder (JDA) Warehouse Management (WMS) Manager in Overland Park, Kansas

Blue Yonder (JDA) Warehouse Management (WMS) Manager

Location: Negotiable

We Are:

We are a global collective of innovators applying the New every day to improve the way the world works and lives. New doesn’t mean being ahead of the curve; new is pushing forward the curve, riding the edge where the impossible meets the transformational and making it reality where it matters. Help us show the world what’s possible as you partner with clients to unlock hidden value and deliver innovative solutions. Empowered with innovative tools, continuous learning and a global community of diverse talent and perspectives, we drive success in a new business architecture that disrupts conventional practices. Our expertise spans 40+ industries across 120+ countries and impacts millions of lives every day. We turn ideas into reality.

The Work:

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

    Travel Note:

For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only. Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.

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 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

What We Believe

We have an unwavering commitment to diversity with the aim that every one of our people has a full sense of belonging within our organization. As a business imperative, every person at Accenture has the responsibility to create and sustain an inclusive environment.

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. Read more here (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/about/inclusion-diversity/us-workforce)

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Requesting An Accommodation

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