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Senior Demantra and/or ASCP Consultant

Essential Duties and Job Functions:

  • Engage with client to understand current landscape and develop strategies and roadmaps.
  • Act in the role of a solution architect understanding the complete data flow, end-to-end processes and integrations between Demantra / ASCP and other systems such as APCC, IO, PS, SNO and ERP.
  • Engage with clients  to drive / understand requirements,conduct design sessions to design the processes, roles & responsibilities as well as  the Demantra/ASCP solution to support the processes and requirements from S&OP, Demand forecasting/planning to master scheduling, and production & materials planning.  Perform gap analysis and come up with creative solutions, workarounds or extensions to meet customer needs.
  • Lead client through all stages of the implementation from design through testing, training, and go-live support.
  • Produce professional level documentation including process flows, requirements docs, solution design, functional/technical specifications, scripts, training materials and presentations.

 

ASCP Specific:

  • Based on client’s solution, implement the proper exception messages, queries and reports that will assist Planners in analyzing the plan and making informed decisions.  Have implementation experience with ASCP constraint based planning and understands all the impacts, options and trade-offs around a capacity / material constrained plan.
  • Configure Collections and have a strong understanding of the core data supporting ASCP and how to configure and troubleshoot that core data (Items, Item Attributes, Inventory, BOM, WIP, Shipping Networks, etc.)

 

Demantra Specific:

  • Implementation experience and deep understanding of DM, S&OP  or  PTP.
  • Deep understanding of the business modeler, integration interface, BLE, Methods/Procedures, workflow, security, and ability to create server expressions.

 

Knowledge, Experience and Skills:

  • 10-12 years experience with 8+ years in Oracle Applications Supply Chain Management modules.
  •  At least 3 complete Demantra / ASCP implementations.
  • Experience with APCC is a definite plus.
  • Strong knowledgeable in the business process around Demantra, Manufacturing ERP and Supply Chain processes and technologies.
  • Experience in R12 or higher versions.
  • BS in Computer Science or related fields Or equivalent experience with M.S. and 8+ years of relevant experience.
  • Should have techno-functional experience on Demantra and ASCP modules.
  • Comprehensive understanding of core processes as well as industry best practices within the Supply Chain Planning lifecycle.
  • Experience in Process manufacturing environment is a plus.

Director East Regional Operations – Consulting Services

AVATA Inc., of Denver CO, seeks a Director East Regional Operations – Consulting Services residing east of the Mississippi river and lead teams to implement the supply chain management solutions offered by Oracle’s Value Chain Planning & Execution suite of products.

The Director will also participate in sales cycles as well as act as an engagement director for several accounts and specific project lead on other accounts. The Director leads people to achieve project milestones and oversees project activities that include supply chain conceptual design, detailed design, model building, systems integration, testing and validation, training, end-user support, and post-implementation auditing. The Director serves as the subject matter expert on the industry processes, overall Oracle Value Chain Planning and legacy system I ERP architecture, as well as functional and technical expertise in the Demantra and Advanced Supply Chain Planning modules of Oracle VCP.

The Director’s core responsibilities fall under the following categories:

i) Project Management and Execution

ii) Resource Management and Personnel Development

iii) Solution Architect I Subject Matter Expert, which includes Oracle Value Chain System Implementation and Design Expertise and Solution Development

vi) Methodology Development

v) Support Sales.

Location of employment is east of the Mississippi consulting with clients in the Northeast and Southeast regions of the US.  Individual filling this position may occasionally work remotely from home, but will be required to travel to client sites.

Bachelor’s Degree in Operations Research, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Operations Management, Supply Chain/Materials and Logistical Management.  7 years of experience with Oracle VCP (Demantra & ASCP) implementation in the areas directly related to supply chain management and/or operational research.