Senior Software Implementation Consultant



Job Description


Senior Software Consultant

Location: Hybrid, with travel to our Chesterfield office

Regular travelling should be expected and it is usual for our consultants to have overnight stays at least once a week, on occasion more.


About the role:

As our Software Consultant you will work to deliver successful projects to our Merlin Customers. Merlin is our specialist ERP software, specifically designed for Merchants, Stockists, Distributors and Wholesalers. In this role you will work end to end throughout the implementation process, understanding our customer’s software needs and translating this into a suitable solution.

Other responsibilities include;

  • To learn and understand the Merlin Business software with the objective of being able to manage and deliver key projects to new Merlin clients. Including, co-ordination and completion of projects on time and to budget, over-seeing all aspects of a project.


  • Managing day to day aspects of projects assigned. Set deadlines and project tasks and ensure these are completed to plan.


  • Completing all aspects of project documentation and providing regular project status reports to stakeholders.


  • Presenting and delivering all of the module training courses to Merlin clients both from Chesterfield Head Office and on site at customer’s premises, and remotely. Training courses will be a mixture of classroom based courses and smaller groups, and online remote training.


About you:

We are looking for those with a professional attitude, alongside excellent active listening and communication skills. Good decision making ability is also required and be able to work with stakeholders at different levels, both internal and external.

We’re also looking for candidates with existing software experience (1-2 years), across implementation or software support. SQL / Database skills are also needed for this role. Experience with ERP systems would be beneficial!


What’s in it for you?

We are a fast growing yet established global software company. As an employer, we can offer you growth and development opportunities to cement your career. Alongside this, we offer a welcoming and diverse team and culture, made up of talented individuals all working in collaboration!


About Aptean

Aptean is changing. Our ERP solutions are transforming a huge range of global businesses, from food producers to manufacturers. In a world of generic enterprise software, we provide targeted solutions that bring together the very best technology and drive greater results. With over 2700 employees, 50 different products and a global client base, there’s no better time to advance your career at Aptean.

If you share our mindset, you can share in our success. To find out more about joining Aptean, get in touch today.

Learn from our differences. Celebrate our diversity. Grow and succeed together. 

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