Application Specialist

XPO Logistics
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£30000 - £40000/annum + Benefits
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Problem solvers listen in, we require your expertise. We need an Application Specialist to join our IT team in Manchester on a Full-Time Permanent basis.

Salary £30-40k dependent on experience.

You will utilise your expertise to assist with the implementation of warehouse management systems in the UK. We`re not looking for an `out and out` programmer, however SQL would be beneficial. What we crave is an expert in solution design, configuration, testing, training and implementation and an attention to detail. If you have some project experience and an ability to work closely with colleagues and customers alike, this could edge you above the crowd.

To succeed in this role a background in Warehouse Management Systems and expertise with JDA/RedPrairie is essential. You will be a strong team player with a high level of self-motivation and an excellent communicator with all levels of management. You will be configuring applications that are managed centrally, this will involve asking relevant questions of the operation to determine the way the system should be configured, plan and carry out the data set up and then test to make sure it works correctly.

Your role will require some travel throughout the UK, so your positive `Can Do` attitude coupled with your strong interpersonal skills will be vital for when you`re meeting different stakeholders from around the business.

Benefits associated with this role are 25 days holiday per year, People`s Pension and access to high street savings and much more!

If you have what it takes to transform the future, with a company ethos of `you grow, we grow`, then please apply.

Having an annual revenue of approximately 9.2 billion dollars, XPO Logistics is an international leader in Transport, Logistics and Freight Forwarding. Join us to be the best that you can be as our vision is for the future and we need exceptional talent to achieve this- which is where you come in