What the job is about
If you are looking for a dynamic workplace, where you can develop your full potential, then this position as Business Consultant might be the ideal position for you!
You will be part of a dynamic multidisciplinary unit, responsible for the full range of services towards our customers in Germany. This includes implementation projects, customer & core software enhancements, post-go-live support, account management. You will be based in Germany, but will also work on projects abroad.
Your role will primarily encompass supporting our existing customers in their use of our software and implementing our system for new customers.
As Business Consultant you will be involved in software implementation projects. You will help our customers think about their present and future situation and facilitate the optimization of business processes and improve operational efficiencies by conducting workshops. You will translate requirements into functional analyses and internally follow up developments, perform tests and implement the rollout of new developments. You will also be involved in data migration and the configuration of reporting tools.
You will have the opportunity to broaden the scope of your job and be involved in more technical or commercial roles e.g. Implementation Consulting, account management, Project Management...
You will report to the project manager and/or lead consultant.
Your skills and interests
Required Experience and Qualifications
You have an excellent academic record, preferably a degree in an IT-related subject or in economics.
You are able to master technical and business subjects in order to identify the best solution for our customers. You are IT literate and have more than 5 years of experience in software implementation projects, mainly ERP projects.
You have the ability to quickly absorb and understand the customer’s business, think creatively, and come up with innovative solutions to business problems.
You are fluent in English and have at least a German C1 level (business fluent).
You are prepared to travel (up to 50%).
You are a fast learner and solution-oriented.
You have a strong analytical mind, a commercial attitude; you are dynamic, positive, organized, flexible, and service-oriented.
You are an excellent team player and have strong interpersonal skills.
You have excellent communication, presentation, and writing skills.
You are a self-starter able to achieve your objectives within a complex multi-disciplinary environment.
You are an excellent planner with excellent time management; you are flexible, stress-resistant, and a go-getter.
You will be part of a small team in Germany and will need to be highly self-sufficient.
What we offer
We would like to welcome you to an international and multicultural company that has been operating for over 30 years and is doubling in size every 5 years. Growth is our middle name, while we strongly adhere to our horizontal and open company culture.
You're in the drivers' seat of your own career, that's our motto. Your personal development is therefore paramount. During an extensive onboarding program of six months, we make you, with the support of your job coach, familiar with our product and the organization. Even after this period, you will continue to get opportunities to learn and develop yourself further. You’re never alone.
At Sofico you will also work in a modern state-of-the-art office that is easily accessible.
In return for your efforts, we offer an extensive salary package and bonus system. The flexible office hours and opportunities to work from home provide the necessary flexibility within the company.
At Sofico we are strong believers in the power of a good cup of coffee. Water or soft drinks are of course also on the menu. We love our team events. Think after-work drinks, a BBQ, a family day, a company weekend, or a walking dinner with the whole company.
We at Sofico embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees, regardless of age, ethnicity, nationality, culture, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, etc. Our selection process is based solely on your skills, experience and personality.