Interim Manhattan WMS Project Manager

Location
Manchester
Salary
GBP400 - GBP600 per annum +
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
06 Oct 2017
Ref
13856572/001
Contact
Alexandra Deaves
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Specialist
Hours
Full Time

Interim Manhattan WMS Project Manager required for a period of 6 months to assist a leading Retailer during a Manhattan system implementation.

Client Details

Leading retailer based in Manchester

Description

The successful Interim Manhattan WMS Project Manager will be responsible for:

  • Create and manage detailed project plans
  • Manage the delivery of WMS project
  • Development of requirements ahead of detailed design phase
  • Act as an interpreter between supplier and operation
  • Create and update To Be process flows as new system is developed
  • Work with Architecture team on required documentation such as Architecture Definition Document
  • Work on the Service Design document
  • Work with supplier and Operations team to develop training needs analysis and training plan
  • Create training documentation and roll out training plan
  • Ensure compliance to all current and future required standards and legislation
  • Work with internal teams and suppliers to coordinate project activities
  • Manage project risks, issues and dependencies when there is likely to be any impact on the overall programme
  • Act as a PM for WCS, TMS, Transform and any Warehouse software packages that will interact with WMS
  • Write test scripts & manage UAT process along with 3rd Party supplier and IT teams

Profile

The successful Interim Manhattan WMS Project Manager must have:

  • At least 5 years experience within Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
  • A strong operational grounding within operations, ideally within a retail environment
  • Experience with Supply Chain and Warehouse Management systems development and implementation
  • Involvement in delivering projects
  • Experience of full project lifecycles
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Excellent people skills and ability to deal with staff and 3rd parties at all levels
  • Strong problem solving ability
  • Able to commute to a single place of work in Manchester
  • Project Management qualifications desirable but not essential

Job Offer

The successful Interim Manhattan WMS Project Manager will be offered between £400 and £600pd dependent on experience within Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain.