Associate Consultant - US, Canada & Caribbean

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Werum IT Solutions is the world’s leading supplier of manufacturing execution systems (MES) and manufacturing IT solutions for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries. Werum’s PAS-X software product is run by more than half of the world’s top 30 pharmaceutical and biotech companies as well as many mid-sized drug manufacturers. Founded in 1969, Werum is headquartered in Lüneburg, Germany, and has locations in Europe, America, and Asia. Werum is part of the Körber Group’s Business Area Pharma Systems.


 
The Business Area Pharma Systems provides high quality solutions for the production, inspection and packaging of pharmaceutical products and units seven internationally successful companies under one roof.


The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with 140 production, service, and sales companies and offers its customers solutions, products, and services in the Business Areas of Automation, Logistics Systems, Pharma Systems, Tissue, Tobacco, Corporate Ventures and Körber Digital.

For our location in Parsippany we are looking for

Associate Consultant - US, Canada & Caribbean

Tasks:

We have an outstanding career opportunity for an Associate Consultant looking to work for an industry leading Software Firm within the Pharmaceutical Industry. In order to expand we are seeking talented
Associate Consultants to join our U.S. team for a site based position in the US, Canada & Caribbean. Associate Consultants play a critical role in the deployment of Werum’s MES solution PAS-X and work closely with clients to ascertain successful completion of projects addressing project challenges in regulated environments. This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic and motivated individual looking to gain first-hand consulting experience throughout the US, Canada & Caribbean. The ideal candidate
should have a technical background, must enjoy interaction with customers, have excellent communication skills, be willing to relocate for project needs and enjoy a fast paced work environment.


Role Responsibilities:

  • Advise and train customers on Werum’s PAS‐X MES software
  • Mapping of customer’s requirements to MES functionality
  • Coach and instruct Werum employees on PAS‐X product content
  • Investigate client issues – troubleshooting (replicate/diagnose/document problems)
  • ·Translate customer’s process design specifications to PAS-X Master Batch Records
  • Support validation activities of PAS‐X MES software projects
  • Organize and teach product workshops at customer sites
  • Understand functionality provided by Werum’s PAS-X MES software for the purpose of deploying it at client locations
  • Provide site based support on an initial 12 month deployment project after 4-6 weeks of onboarding program; client facilities are located in Evansville IN, Los Angeles CA, Las Piedras PR, Toronto ON, Kankakee IL and Boston MA or elsewhere
  • Follow up project and location to be identified; employment is continued

Qualifications:

  • Self-motivated, energetic and enthusiastic personality
  • Articulate and comfortable speaking to customers and groups
  • Exposure to the Pharmaceutical environment
  • Ability to quickly learn MES software functionality, pharmaceutical production processes and related configuration processes; must enjoy working with IT
  • Strong analytical skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills; a second language is mandatory (Spanish or French)
  • Collaborate in teams and adjust based on situations; must enjoy dealing with clients

Desired Experience:

  • No prior working experience is required
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in a science field or Computer Science is required; a Master’s Degree is preferred