ERP Trading Consultant

Job Title: ERP Trading Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Africa

Position Overview

  • Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) is the market leader in developing and delivering fully integrated business management solutions for distributors, suppliers, resellers, wholesalers and merchants. Our mission is simple: to design, implement and support high performance systems that enable our customers to source effectively, stock efficiently, sell profitably and service competitively.

  • To assist in the demonstration, business discovery, installation, training and implementation of KCS systems at customer sites delivering consultancy services focusing on ERP implementations in particular. You will also be involved with working with our in-house Development team to produce detailed, accurate system specifications or undertake system testing.

  • To liaise with other departments and customers during the implementation and to assist in the resolution of problems on behalf of the customer resulting from the practical application of the software.

  • Providing support, knowledge transfer and assisting System Consultants or colleagues as necessary.

  • The role involves travel (your own vehicle and a valid passport is an essential part of the role) to customer sites in SA as well as surrounding countries. You may also be required to travel to our other offices in the UK and overseas.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • To take a lead within the implementation teams responsible for the installation and setup of systems, and to advise both consultants and customers on the use of trading specific software modules for their particular business. Trading modules you will be required to implement: Sales Order Processing, System Utilities, Stock Checking, Advanced Analysis, Report Generator, Printer Management, Purchase Invoice Matching, Forecasting, Data Warehouse, Workplace, Data Exchange, CRM, Customer Pricing, Central Master Files, Buying Terms, Branch Files. An awareness of how transactions interact with our Accounts modules will also be required.

  • To provide Trading and associated applications training and demonstrations, preparing for and undertaking demonstrations to support presale consultancy.

  • To provide Trading application training & consultancy for the customer.

  • To take responsibility within an implementation to ensure all customer documentation is completed and in particular that a pre live check list is completed and that the customer is ready to go live.

  • To resolve, or assist in the resolution, of customer problems and queries arising from the implementation and subsequent live operation of standard or modified software at customer sites.

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Kerridge CS acquires leading ERP provider AGP

AGP has been delivering ERP solutions for more than 40 years

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Kerridge Commercial Systems, a market-leading global provider of software solutions to the retail, wholesale, merchant and distribution markets, has reached an agreement to acquire AGP, based in Veghel, the Netherlands.