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Sr. Manager of Warehouse Mgmt. Systems / Director of Warehouse Mgmt. Systems

EDI Staffing Astoria ,NY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $68,550 to $131,702 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description
General Summary:
The Director of IT Logistics would be responsible for configuring, supporting and maintaining logistics systems located in distribution centers within the organization from both a project and operational perspective. This position should also functionally understand end to end processes across applications that interface with logistics systems.

Major Responsibilities:
  • The successful candidate will have a "Can do attitude and "Hands on management style
  • Define, analyze, and evaluate existing logistics business functions and processes leveraging Manhattan Associates WMi
  • Manage WMI 3rd party resources 24/7 support team, business analysis team and developers
  • Perform system maintenance, configuration and support
  • Develop reports and queries
  • Make recommendations to management on opportunities for process improvements by utilizing and leveraging applications in the logistics space
  • Meet with business partners, project managers, and vendor partners to determine project scope and vision, set system goals, identify and resolve system issues, and lead prioritization of build items
  • Work internally with various divisions to communicate changes, enhancements and modifications to users so that issues and solutions are understood
  • Manage configuration changes for applications in the logistics area
  • Document risks and identify mitigation strategies
  • Translate conceptual user requirements into functional requirements in a clear manner that is comprehensible to developers/project team. This includes creating process models, specifications, diagrams, and charts to provide direction to the team
  • Define, coordinate, and manage the execution of test cases as part of System Testing and be able to provide support during and troubleshooting after testing
  • Provide orientation and training to end users for modifications to existing processes and new functionality
  • Respond to emails and queries in a timely manner to insure orders are fulfilled
  • Oversee WMI support team and WMI Development team
  • Ability to work flexible hours (evenings/weekends as needed) to provide support which includes responding to emails/queries in a timely manner to insure orders are fulfilled
  • 25% Travel to various DC locations within the US.


Job Specific Requirements:
  • Must have hands on experience with Manhattan Associates WMi/PKMS or WMos
  • Strong knowledge of SQL
  • Knowledge of AS/400 basic commands (WRKSPLF, OUTQ's, JOBQ's, setup writers and queues, WRKQRY, etc)
  • Fashion industry experience required
  • Knowledge of Manhattan Associates WMi/PKMS database
  • Participation in Manhattan WMS implementation projects
  • Strong understanding of WMS concepts, particularly around Customer Fulfillment
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills to facilitate communications between and among highly experienced business and IT associates
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to breakdown and effectively communicate complex business and technical processes, problems, and issues
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills; capable of multi-tasking across several projects
  • Ability to understand the long-term ( "big picture ") and short term perspectives of situations
  • Personal Attributes: Confident, Self-starter, Strong work ethic, Highly motivated, A Winning 'Will-Do' attitude, Team oriented

Education, Licenses, Certificates, Registrations and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, MIS/CIS, Engineering, computer science , or related field required
  • 4+ years working on Manhattan WMS required (PKMS/WMi)
  • 2+ years experience on either Functional, Business and/or Technical side in the Supply Chain field to be able to quickly understand and assess the business processes and requirements
  • Experience with EEM vendor portal and Infor M3 ERP preferred
  • Experience on WMS 2011 version or higher preferred
Company Description
At EDI Staffing, we strive to provide the best staffing solutions for each of our business disciplines, in honest, resourceful, and creative techniques. Our mission is to connect talented people with great organizations across all industries, while maintaining our company values: accountability, innovation, integrity, teamwork and work ethic.

Our commitment to our values becomes tangible in our daily customer interactions and lifetime customer relationships.

At EDI Staffing, we know that having the right kind of people in your company is vital to any successful business, but we also understand how difficult it can be to find the right person for the job. However, we have almost two decades of experience finding top talent for our clients and can do the same for you.

Our team has been staffing top EDI and IT talent since 1994. As a result, we have gained niche knowledge in the areas of:
EDI and EAI
Microsoft Technologies
SI/GIS
GXS
Information Technology (IT)
Healthcare and HIPAA IT
And more...

EDI Staffing

At EDI Staffing, we strive to provide the best staffing solutions for each of our business disciplines, in honest, resourceful, and creative techniques. Our mission is to connect talented people with great organizations across all industries, while maintaining our company values: accountability, innovation, integrity, teamwork and work ethic. Our commitment to our values becomes tangible in our daily customer interactions and lifetime customer relationships. At EDI Staffing, we know that having the right kind of people in your company is vital to any successful business, but we also understand how difficult it can be to find the right person for the job. However, we have almost two decades of experience finding top talent for our clients and can do the same for you. Our team has been staffing top EDI and IT talent since 1994. As a result, we have gained niche knowledge in the areas of: EDI and EAI Microsoft Technologies SI/GIS GXS Information Technology (IT) Healthcare and HIPAA IT And more...

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