General information

Office (s)
Date Published
Friday, October 29, 2021
United Kingdom
Job ID
Professional Services

Description & Requirements

Kinetic Implementation Consultant

Location(s):  UK Mainland

About Us:

We’re here for the hard-working businesses that keep the world turning. They’re the companies who make, deliver, and sell the things we all need. They trust Epicor to help them do business better. Their industries are our industries, and we understand them better than anyone. By working hand-in-hand with our customers, we get to know their business almost as well as they do. Our innovative solution sets are carefully curated to fit their needs and built to respond flexibly to their fast-changing reality. We accelerate every customer’s ambition, whether to grow and transform, or simply become more productive and effective. That’s what makes us the essential partners for the world’s most essential businesses.  

About the Role:

The Kinetic Implementation Customisation Consultant participates in consulting engagements and assumes responsibility for performing implementation tasks and producing quality deliverables. Assists aligned Project Manager with organizing and controlling tasks within the work plan. Uses requirements analysis, customer service expertise and software development skills in the latest technology and tools to create solutions that support implementations of Epicor Kinetic. Takes a leadership position on project teams, engagements, and respective consulting practices. Works with clients on an independent basis for short-term engagements with little supervision.

What You Need to Succeed:

  • Analyse requirements as well as clarify scope and breadth of work with Application Consultants and/or customer.
  • Document and estimate development and deployment of customer projects - including quote, scope, design, prioritization, and acceptance criteria.
  • Follows coding standards.
  • Perform acceptance testing during and throughout the development cycle.
  • Perform demonstrations of project functionality to customers.
  • Provides input on internal training materials.
  • May write installation scripts and programs.
  • Work independently on small to midsized projects.
  • Interact with members of cross-functional teams.
  • Identify issues and risks to Project Manager with suggested direction.
  • Ensure that project deliverables are completed on time and anticipate issues or conditions that may impact the original estimate or project budget.
  • Meet utilization targets.
  • Build trusted-advisor relationships with customers to obtain a deep understanding of customer needs and environments.

Additional Skills That Could Set You Apart:

  • Problem solving skills.
  • Troubleshooting/Debugging skills.
  • Customer-centric, results oriented, self-starter, and able to work independently.
  • Strong listening, verbal, and written communication skills, including virtual presentations.
  • Detail oriented, strong organizational, project management and time management skills.
  • Ability to build strong relationships with customers and participate in discussions with business and technical leaders.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of distribution, supply chain, light manufacturing, and/or accounting concepts.
  • Knowledge of Epicor Kinetic Software preferred.
  • Ability to travel up to 50%.
  • 3+ years applicable experience and demonstrated success/knowledge.
  • 2+ years of specialized/industry experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred (or equivalent experience).
  • Software Development: Crystal Reports, .NET technologies, C#, RESTful services using JSON and OData, SQL Server Reporting Services.
  • Database Development: Microsoft SQL Server.

With almost five decades of industry experience, Epicor is the leader in Enterprise Resource Planning.  Now is an exciting moment of transformation for our teams as we are well on our way to becoming the cloud vendor of choice.  As we work to enable a world of better business through the power of collaboration, you will have all new opportunities for internal mobility, to develop and sharpen your skills, and to work interdepartmentally on a global level.  Check out what some of our employees are saying about internal mobility at Epicor here