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IT Services WMS consultant

Leading Providers of Supply Chain Solutions

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The Panalpina Group is one of the world's leading providers of supply chain solutions, combining its core products of Air Freight, Ocean Freight, and Logistics to deliver globally integrated, tailor-made end-to-end solutions. The Panalpina Group operates a global network with some 500 offices in more than 70 countries, and employs around 16,000 people worldwide.

We are looking to hire a Corporate WMS consultant for our Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Portugal.

In this role you are going to be a key member of the IT Service WMS team which supports the warehouse management system portfolio consisting of internal and external products.


  • Red Prairie Discrete
  • Other future add-ons that are externally purchased
  • Being knowledgeable in organization and coordination of respective responsible colleagues for all WMS related infrastructural aspects (Citrix, DBMS, Hardware, Network etc.) to manage efficiently any issue reported in this area
  • Obtain excellent product knowledge from the software providers and maximize the in-house know-how in order to leverage the IT value chain. The role is to maintain a positive and constructive relationship with the internal and external customers in order to achieve common aims and objectives
  • Support the global organization with excellent product knowledge, implementation experience and IT insight. Particularly, it requires a strong focus on the 3 regional business solution teams and the corporate service and consulting function
  • Assigning tasks to external TCS team for WIS
  • Take decisions on how a support case has to be resolved

Main requirements

  • Good understanding of project management
  • Broad knowledge in logistics, mainly warehouse management, supply chain solutions and freight forwarding
  • Good understanding of IT trends related to warehouse management systems & technologies
  • Capability to distribute, assign, coordinate and control support tasks with external TCS team
  • Logistics skills to fully understand warehouse management and processes
  • IT system competencies for WMS systems in place
  • Support processes, rules and guidelines
  • Fluency in English

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