Skip Navigation

Professional Services Consultant (Prophet 21) at Epicor | Software Careers


or match your skills with LinkedIn

LinkedIn - job matching tool
Apply now Job ID 19000166 Date posted Jan. 28, 2019 United States Consulting

Job Title: Professional Services Consultant

Requisition Number: 19000166

Location(s): U.S. Remote

Company Overview:

Epicor is one of the world’s leading software companies, with more than 20,000 customers in over 150 countries using our products to effectively and efficiently automate and streamline their essential business functions. With industry specific solutions for the manufacturing, distribution, retail and service industries, Epicor products allow our customers to focus on core, revenue generating activities. Epicor is privately owned by KKR & Co. and produces approximately $900M in annual revenue with around 4,000 employees.

Role Summary / Purpose:

This is a billable position, responsible for all on-site consulting and training engagements for new and existing users of Prophet 21 throughout North America. Training is performed onsite at our customers’ locations. Responsible to deliver all of the key components of the implementation cycle with the goal of taking our customer’s live on Prophet 21. Position can be located anywhere throughout the US. This individual will occasionally train onsite in Trevose, PA.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Train new users on Prophet 21 application(s) on-site and consult on best business practices fitting their company's needs to our software
  • Be able to listen, assess, prioritize customer issues, and provide them with recommendations on how best to utilize their Prophet 21 system to resolve their issues or help them to achieve their business goals.
  • Consult with existing users on-site to enhance utilization of the software and to increase customers' operational efficiencies
  • Develop customer relationships, generate leads and work with sales team
  • Provide weekly written internal reports documenting customer engagements as well as formal reports to customers identifying areas of improvement and outlining recommendations
  • Engage in continuous education of the distribution industry and the Company's software applications
  • May perform occasional in-house training for customers onsite in Trevose, PA
  • Must be able to manage schedule and book own travel within time constraints
  • Must be able to travel on a national basis
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and passport
  • Must be able and available for overnight travel throughout North America as this position requires 75% to 100% overnight travel

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree - Business, MIS, IS, Education or related degree, or comparable work experience
  • 5+ years consulting, business application training or customer support experience in the software industry required
  • Solid understanding of wholesale distribution including strong knowledge of general business processes such as accounting, inventory management, and order processing required
  • Experience with enterprise, CRM, supply chain or related applications desired
  • Experience with Prophet 21 software is required
  • Effective teaching, excellent verbal/written communication skills and PC skills required NT and SQL experience a plus


Epicor Software Corporation is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Primary location: Remote Remote United States
Professional Services Consultant (Prophet 21)

Join our talent community

Sign Up For Job Alerts

Get ahead of the game–join our Talent Community and be the first to hear about new Epicor job opportunities.

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Select a location from the list of options. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.


By submitting my CV / resume or signing up for job alerts I agree to receive phone or email communications from Epicor and its subsidiaries about Epicor employment opportunities as they may arise. I understand that Epicor’s Privacy Policy will apply and that I may withdraw my consent to these communications at any time.