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  March 4, 2021                                                                                                                               
Progress / Linux Systems Manager
Available Date: Immediately
Location: Cleveland, OH

   

SUMMARY:
Provide support for all employees in the areas of programming, documenting, systems and oversee database administration of all LINUX / Progress environments. Reports to Corporate Manager of Information Technology.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Analyze user requirements as it pertains to the proper extraction and manipulation of information from the core business system to include lead programming responsibilities in the Progress environment.

2. Helps write, approve and maintain all technical specifications, work instructions, technical layouts and process flow documentation.

3. Plans, helps with the installation, testing of all programs as part of the company Process and Change Control efforts.

4. Provide technical assistance by responding to inquiries from the user community regarding errors, problems or questions about programs and/or the proper use of the systems.

5. Direct management and oversight of the Progress Database Administrator / Program Analyst II position.

6. Perform ongoing evaluation and analysis of all critical business system effectiveness as part of a continuous improvement program.

7. Maintain the data warehouse architecture for historical archiving and reporting to include database maintenance, performance tuning and employee training.

8. Project Management responsibilities.
 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:
Progress Database Administrator / Program Analyst II


TRAVEL:
Local travel may be required in support of the company Disaster Recovery solution.


CONFIDENTIALITY:
Employee has access to confidential production, payroll and personnel information as well as access to corporate revenue and profit figures.


EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Bachelors degree.


EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Over 3 years of proven experience in information systems in a manufacturing environment. Track record of managing projects, CAPM certification is a plus. Some experience in the supervision of staff is preferred.


Qualified candidates, please send resume to:
Ashleigh Cunningham, Corporate Talent Manager
c/o Morrison Products – Cleveland, OH
acunningham@morrisonproducts.com

 
  January 29, 2021                                                                                                                          
Finance Consultant
Available Date: Immediately
Location: North America / Open

   

Do you have a passion for utilizing and applying ERP technology toward improvement of a customer’s business profitability and success? Would you thrive in a professional, driven consulting practice focused on delivering those strengths to its clients nationwide? Then the open Finance Consulting position with Strategic Information Group would be a match for you. Strategic Information Group is the premier supplier of QAD software and related consulting services in North America and Ireland. Candidates will join an outstanding organization and deliver implementation planning, execution, training and support to the new and established customer base.

Qualifications found in the ideal candidate will include:
•    Finance industry experience 3-5 years.
•    Experience on an implementation or upgrade project desired and hands-on QAD or other ERP experience required.
•    Candidates will come from a financial/accounting background, if you have a CPA or CMA certification it would be a bonus.
•    Candidates must have professional management-level communication skills with an ability to speak with CFOs, Controller, Cost Accountants, Accounting Managers and diverse user groups about the software & implementation process.
•    A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent degree in Accounting or Finance from an internationally accredited university.
•    Vertical expertise in Life Science, Automotive, Electronics, CPG and or Food & Beverage desired.
•    Professional demeanor to represent the company in all instances and to promote strong relationships with clients to continue and build business.
•    Location is any location in the USA or Canada as long as you are close to a major US or Canadian airport. Need to travel could be anywhere from about 20-80%, depending upon home base.

This is a full-time employment position. Candidates should be eligible to work for any employer in the US. Significant travel is required.
Apply online HERE.

  
  January 22, 2021                                                                                                                          
Supply Chain Consultant (Manufacturing, Distribution, Supply Chain)
Available Date: Immediately
Location: North America / Open

   

Do you have a passion for utilizing and applying ERP technology toward improvement of a customer’s business profitability and success? Would you thrive in a professional, driven consulting practice focused on delivering those strengths to its clients nationwide? Then the open consulting position with a premier QAD ERP partner in the US would be a match for you. Candidates will join an outstanding organization and deliver implementation planning, execution, training and support to the new and established customer base.

Qualifications found in the ideal candidate will include:   

  • Manufacturing, Distribution (Sales Order and Purchase Order Processing) or Supply Chain hands-on experience of 3-5 years.   

  • Experience on an ERP implementation or upgrade project desired.  

  • Candidates will come from a manufacturing, supply chain or distribution background and have extensive knowledge of operational best practices. Business specific expertise would include:   

    • Material Requirements Planning  

    • Work Order Processing  

    • Inventory Control  

    • Lot/Serial Tracking  

    • Sales Order and Purchase Oder Processing  

    • Repetitive Manufacturing Functionality   

  • Location is any location in the USA or Canada as long as you are close to a major US or Canadian airport. Need to travel could be anywhere from about 20-80%, depending upon home base.  

  • Candidates must have professional management-level communication skills with an ability to speak with C-level customers, Directors, Managers and diverse user groups about the software & implementation process.  

  • A Bachelor’s or equivalent degree from an internationally accredited university.  

  • Certifications in Six Sigma, Lean, cGMP, GDP, CCSP, APICS, 21 CFR Part 11 Validation, etc. strongly desired.  

  • Vertical expertise in Life Science, Automotive, Electronics, CPG and or Food & Beverage desired.  

  • Professional demeanor to represent the company in all instances and to promote strong relationships with clients to continue and build business.   


Candidates should be eligible to work for any employer in the US.
Apply online HERE

  
  August 10, 2020                                                                                                                          
Financial Controller
Available Date: Immediately
Location: Clinton, TN

   

Private equity owned tier-1 automotive parts supplier located in Clinton, TN with annual revenues <$50M seeking a Financial Controller to be responsible for all company accounting and financial activities. Additional responsibility for managing MIS/IT activities.

Scope of Duties:
Accounting - Manage all aspects of routine accounting activities in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
• Reporting - Financial, tax and other reporting as required by Management, the Board of Directors, Government and Contractual Partners.
• Budgeting – Short & long term forecasts including Profit & Loss, Balance Sheets and Statements of Cash Flow.
• Day-to-day cash management and banking including short & long term loans & investments.
• Financial Planning & Analytics – Monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting to company Managing Director and private-equity ownership management comparing and explaining P&L, Balance Sheet, and Cash Flow results while rationalizing budget and prior year variances.
• Measuring and managing working capital levels.
• Management Information Systems - Control and security of systems and records.

Experience and Qualifications Required:
• Bachelor Degree in Accounting.
• 5 years experience as a Controller or Accounting Manager in a manufacturing company. Automotive industry preferred.
• Experience in public accounting preferred.
• Experience with inventory control and cost management in a QAD environment preferred.
• Professional Accounting Designation (CMA or CPA) preferred.
• Experience with foreign currencies preferred.
• ERP experience required.
• Experience with QAD MFG/PRO preferred.

This is a full-time employment position. Candidates should be eligible to work for any employer in the US.

Qualified candidates, please send resumes to: kbutcher@magusainc.com


  June 18, 2020                                                                                                                          
QAD Finance Consultant
Available Date: Immediately
Location: Open / Remote (travel required)

   

Qualifications found in the ideal candidate will include:

  • QAD Finance experience 3-5 years, QAD Enterprise Edition is preferred.  Candidates with other ERP Finance experience will also be considered.

  • Experience on an implementation or upgrade project desired and hands-on QAD experience required.

  • Candidates will come from a financial/accounting background, if you have a CPA or CMA certification it would be a bonus.

  • Candidates must have professional management-level communication skills with an ability to speak with CFOs, Controller, Cost Accountants, Accounting Managers and diverse user groups about the software & implementation process.

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent degree in Accounting or Finance from an internationally accredited university.

  • Vertical expertise in Life Science, Automotive, Electronics, CPG and or Food & Beverage desired.

  • Professional demeanor to represent the company in all instances and to promote strong relationships with clients to continue and build business.


This is a full-time employment position.  Candidates should be eligible to work for any employer in the US or be eligible to be sponsored for a TN visa. Significant travel is required.
 

Please contact laurie.nielsen@redwoodgrp.com for further information.

  June 18, 2020                                                                                                            
Senior QAD DBA/Linux Administrator
Available Date: Immediately
Location: Open / Remote

 

The Senior QAD/DBA/Linux Administrator will work remotely with an existing Managed Services QAD Technical team, supporting clients across the Globe for 20+ versions of QAD and Progress all running on several different platforms. The candidate can live anywhere in the US, working remotely and must be currently eligible to work for any US employer.  Work shifts vary, some days, but evening/night and weekend hours are also available.  There is no travel required for this role.
 

Technical Requirements:

  • Experience supporting QAD 2009SE or EE and newer and Progress 10.2B or newer.

  • Progress Database Administration (DBA) hands on experience, 5+ years or more

  •  QAD ERP System support experience (ability to troubleshoot, fix, maintain, tune, make changes), 5+ years of hands-on technical support

  • Linux Administration (advanced commands, tuning, scripting, functionality, troubleshooting, printers, emails)

  • Progress Application Server support and troubleshooting experience

  • Tomcat Administration

  • Networking experience, particularly in a Linux environment

  • QAD Installation and configuration experience

  • Experience with Virtualization, Backups, Disaster Recovery and Security


Candidates must also be very strong communicators, willing and able to talk by phone with clients, managers and colleagues and troubleshoot QAD/Progress in a live setting with client stakeholders observing the process. An ability to tenaciously solve problems and improve processes is required, as is a strong ability to develop and revise documentation for procedures and/or system documentation. Candidates must also be able to work within a controlled environment which is audited each year under SOC 1 Type 2 standards.
 

Please contact laurie.nielsen@redwoodgrp.com to apply. No third parties, please.


  June 9, 2020                                                                                                                                                                      
QAD Consultants (2 Positions)
Available Date: Immediately
Location: Columbus, OH / DeForest, WI

   

General Responsibilities:
The QAD Techno-Functional Consultant is responsible for both functional requirements and the technical development of core ERP QAD application. Responsible for analyzing cross-system business process re-engineering recommendations in order to define new or enhanced technology solutions. Provides leadership and consultancy for functional and process improvement efforts related to the support of information delivery and core IT services.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes complex business problems to be solved with automated systems, including detailed designs that support general business case information that requires additional research, validation, and translation into system solution requirements.

  • Modifying existing programs, conducting code-review, and writing new programs conforming to QAD Progress 4GL best practices and standards.

  • Configures system settings and options; plans and executes unit, integration and acceptance testing; and creates specifications for systems to meet business requirements

  • Leads and coordinates Integration Testing (INT/SIT), User Acceptance Testing (UAT), and associated activities such as test plan, test cases and test execution as related to a new implementation or significant enhancements to an existing implementation

  • Assisting with the installation, version upgrades, and maintenance of QAD application and related 3rd party software applications

  • Help to develop and implement processes and methodologies. Mentor, coach and lead staff augmentation consultants, new team members, or other Ball Metalpack SMEs, as required.

  • Provides detailed functional and technical documentation

  • Understanding and executing application lifecycle management best practices (change control) for promoting development customizations into production environment

  • Advising information technology strategies, policies and procedures by evaluating organizational outcomes, identify problems, evaluating trends and anticipating requirements.

  • Ability to work independently as well as collaborating with end users, managers, and fellow members of the IT Team

  • Other responsibilities as required


Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or related field

  • 8+ years of experience working with ERP systems : QAD 2011SE or 2014SE

  • 5+ years QAD Progress 4GL (OpenEdge ABL) programming

  • Expert experience with creating and maintaining QAD NetUI browses

  • EDI Interface administration, requirements and transmission expert experience

  • User setup and system administrative experience

  • Experience with Label design and printing through Datamax programming code

  • Experience with Linux command and script writing for Linux commands within Progress code

  • QAD implementation, upgrade and support experience including 3rd party applications including Telnet/SSH, RF Devices (StayLink)

  • Experience with writing and modifying code to integrate with other on-premise and cloud applications.

  • Experience with: MRP, Production scheduling (repetitive manufacturing), Workorders, Backflush, invoicing, Purchasing, Sales Order and Pricing, Shipping, Item master, Costing, Bill of Materials, Forecasting

  • Experience with or knowledge of Warehouse management processes, material movement/ pallet tracking, Inventory management, RF concepts

  • General knowledge of can manufacturing, steel manufacturing, coating process or lithography knowledge is a plus.

  • Excellent analytical problem solving and decision-making skills within functional and technical areas with keen focus on root cause analysis, problem prevention and system stability

  • Demonstrated ability to create and maintain training documentation and deliver training to users at all levels of the organization.

  • Able to assemble, analyze, and evaluate data and be able to make appropriate and well-reasoned recommendations and decisions to support the business and project teams

  • Knowledge of Relational Database Management Systems, specifically QAD Progress DB and Microsoft SQL Server (SSRS, SSIS)

  • NetUI QAD Report Writing Tool experience preferred

  • Cyberquery knowledge or experience preferred

  • PowerBI knowledge or experience preferred

  • QAD — EAM (Enterprise Asset Management) functional process knowledge preferred

  • QAD Certification preferred

  • MS Azure database knowledge preferred

Qualified candidates, please send resumes to: Sunita.Khemai@ADP.com

 

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