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Implementation Consultant

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Burnaby, BC
Kelowna, BC
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Full Time
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Accounting
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Implementation Consultant 

We currently have an immediate opening for a full-time consultant in our Burnaby or Kelowna office.  This position requires strong knowledge of Sage 300 or comparable ERP software. Excellent knowledge of business processes, accounting and financial reporting is also required. 

The ideal candidate will have an accounting designation and Sage 300 Certification with a minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience implementing ERP systems.  An individual who understands the value of a disciplined project methodology and a professional attitude will thrive in our environment. 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Working with clients to design, implement, and support Sage software
  • Actively participating on implementation teams and communicating with team members
  • Assisting with the management of projects and clearly communicating project status
  • Coaching and training client management, finance, and other staff members
  • Conducting thorough requirements reviews and business process reviews
  • Discovering and documenting requirements for custom reports and programs
  • Creating custom reports
  • Representing the firm and maintaining client relationships 

Desired Skills and Expertise

Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent listening, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Detail oriented with the ability to see the larger picture
  • Ability to speak French or Spanish is desirable

Expertise:

  • Experience and in-depth knowledge of Sage software
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting and business processes, with an accounting designation 

A vehicle is required for this position. Although the work will be primarily in the Vancouver Lower Mainland with occasional travel to assist with Okanagan clients, a moderate amount of additional travel is expected as we service clients with operations in various parts of Canada, the United States, South America and Africa. 

Company Description

Caron is a leading provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for small to mid-sized enterprises. We have been implementing complex and complete ERP solutions for over 15 years. We have developed an in-depth knowledge of Sage solutions through implementation, training, customization and creation of customer-specific add-ons and modules.

Our implementation teams include Certified Accountants, former CFOs, CIOs and corporate controllers who are passionate about professional customer service and who thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment. We are supported by the most experienced Sage 300 development team in North America resulting in a powerful firm capable of meeting even the most demanding client requirements. 

At Caron we’re constantly asking “How can we be the best?”  The answer we keep hearing is - “hire the right people.” If you’re the right person for Caron, you approach your work with passion.  You understand the value of the services we provide and you think, speak and act like a true professional.  If this is you, tell us how you can add to the talented team at Caron. 

Here’s what our employees say about working here: 

“At Caron you are much more than just another employee.  You are a critical part of the success of the organization.  Everyone contributes and it creates a collaborative, dynamic working environment.  With ever changing projects for clients in many different industries it provides an always evolving work environment.  This allows you to enhance your own professional skills in ways you normally could not in a more static, traditional organization.” 

“Caron is a unique place to work. Decades of ERP implementation knowledge and experience combined with even deeper development resources make the firm the first choice for companies considering Sage solutions.  Our professional image is balanced with a strong family-like bond among the team that makes Caron the first choice among Sage business partners for employees as well.”

 

“Working at Caron provides me with endless opportunities to learn and grow, both professionally and intellectually. Everyone works hard to get the job done as a team and we even get to laugh a lot along the way.”

“Working at Caron is fun, challenging and exciting.  Every day I have the opportunity to work with experienced and talented people across many industries in a working environment that emphasizes teamwork and collaboration." 

“At Caron, the job is always interesting since we work with great clients from many different industries.” 

“Caron is made up of a strong, productive team, good people, and a friendly atmosphere.  We get the opportunity to work with great clients from a wide range of industries.” 

To apply for this position contact:

Carla Norcross – HR Officer

[email protected]

 


Posted: January 19, 2018
Closes:March 17, 2018