Oracle Applications Functional Consultant (Supply Chain and Manufacturing)

We are currently seeking a talented Oracle Applications Functional Consultant specializing in Supply Chain and Manufacturing to join our team for a permanent role based in Switzerland. This position plays a pivotal role in leveraging Oracle Cloud applications to optimize supply chain and manufacturing processes for our clients. The ideal candidate will demonstrate deep expertise in Oracle Applications, particularly within supply chain and manufacturing modules, coupled with a proven ability to deliver successful implementations.

Key Responsibilities:

Oracle Applications Implementation:

  • Lead the design and configuration of Oracle Applications modules, including Inventory Management, Order Management, Manufacturing, Procurement, and Planning.
  • Collaborate closely with clients to understand their unique business requirements and translate them into effective Oracle Cloud solutions.
  • Ensure adherence to best practices and industry standards throughout the implementation process.

Business Process Analysis:

  • Conduct comprehensive analysis of clients’ existing supply chain and manufacturing processes to identify areas for improvement and optimization.
  • Recommend and implement solutions within Oracle Applications to streamline business processes and enhance operational efficiency.
  • Provide guidance on leveraging Oracle Applications functionalities to achieve industry-specific best practices.

User Training and Support:

  • Develop and deliver tailored training programs for end users on Oracle Applications modules related to supply chain and manufacturing.
  • Offer ongoing support and assistance to users post-implementation, addressing inquiries, resolving issues, and facilitating effective system usage.

Documentation and Reporting:

  • Maintain thorough documentation of system configurations, business process flows, and user guides to ensure clarity and consistency.
  • Generate reports and dashboards within Oracle Applications to monitor project progress, identify performance metrics, and track key indicators related to supply chain and manufacturing operations.

Continuous Improvement:

  • Stay informed about Oracle Applications updates, enhancements, and new features relevant to supply chain and manufacturing functionalities.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for system optimization and process improvement, implementing changes as necessary to drive continuous improvement.

Qualifications:

 

  • Extensive experience (5+ years) working as an Oracle Applications Functional Consultant, with a focus on supply chain and manufacturing modules.
  • Deep understanding of Oracle Applications, specifically within Inventory Management, Order Management, Manufacturing, Procurement, and Planning.
  • Proven track record of successfully delivering end-to-end Oracle Applications implementation projects, from requirements gathering to post-implementation support.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to diagnose complex issues and propose effective solutions within Oracle Applications.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Fluency in English is required; proficiency in additional languages such as German or French is advantageous.

Additional Information:

  • This is a permanent role based in Switzerland, with occasional travel required to client sites internationally.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package will be offered commensurate with experience and qualifications.

To apply for this job email your details to giles.lancaster@edrltd.com.