Position

Global ERP Implementation Project Manager

Reporting to

Kirstie McCormack, Finance Director

Location

Flexible. Frequent travel required to WI, USA & Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

Avire

AVIRE combines 6 market-leading brands (E-Motive, TL Jones, Microkey, Janus, Memco and Rath) within the elevator and in building emergency communications industries; currently offering light curtains, displays and emergency communication systems. Each brand has a strong market presence, a unique identity, a distinct product range, and a long, successful history. Avire has manufacturing locations in 4 countries, R&D centres in 4 countries and Sales & Marketing in 11 countries and in total employs over 500 people globally.

Purpose of the role

  • To plan and implement a new ERP, CloudSuite™ Industrial, across all Avire sites
  • To work with the business to ensure that processes are simplified delivering a non-customised ERP solution

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare the capital expenditure approval documentation
  • Prepare the project and resource plan
  • Recruit and lead the internal project team
  • Liaise with INFOR project team
  • Lead the implementation of new organisational processes to align with the new ERP configuration
  • Implement change management process to obtain buy in from the business
  • Collaborate with the Halma and Avire IT teams to ensure compliance with IT policy
  • Document the new processes
  • Track project against original time and cost plan to ensure the project stays on track
  • Report to the board regularly

Skills and Competencies

  • Organised
  • Able to influence and negotiate
  • Self-management
  • Excellent communicator
  • Strong problem-solver
  • High attention to detail
  • Team leadership

Experience and Knowledge

  • Previous experience managing global ERP projects
  • Previous change management experience
  • Proven track record of delivering large IT projects
  • Knowledge of INFOR products an advantage
  • Project management qualification
  • Degree or equivalent

 

If you’re interested in this role, please send your cv to kirstie.mccormack@avire-global.com