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Title:  Consultant

Location: 

Goteborg, SE, 401 27

About Descartes: 

Descartes (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX) is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Descartes has over 147,000 parties using its cloud based services. Customers use our modular, software-as-a-service solutions to route, schedule, track and measure delivery resources; plan, allocate and execute shipments; rate, audit and pay transportation invoices; file customs and security documents for imports and exports; and complete numerous other logistics processes by participating in the world's largest, collaborative multimodal logistics community. Our headquarters are in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and we have offices and partners around the world. Learn more at www.descartes.com.

POSITION SUMMARY

In your function of Consultant Customs and Logistics, you will be responsible for the analysis, design and configuration of our Descartes product suite for customs and transportation management solutions. You will be part of the Nordics Professional Services organisation of Descartes.

 

WHAT WE OFFER

An exciting and varied position with good development possibilities. Descartes has a good mix of age and gender; it’s a flexible and friendly environment. We help and support each other at work. We offer mentorship and guidance to support in your personal development. You will have the opportunity to contribute with new ideas and we welcome new perspective! We use Almega’s agreement and offer benefits such as healthcare, pension agreement free medical visits and medications, breakfast every morning and central locations.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Analyse the process of our clients to determine the optimal fit for our solutions.
  • Define solution scope, design and configure the Descartes solutions based on customer requirements and the Descartes’ product suite.
  • Define, document, run and support User Acceptance tests, based on previously set solution design.
  • Support our sales and pre-sales teams in setting-up customer specific demonstrations to demonstrate the value that the Descartes products deliver.
  • Support our product management teams on setting new product requirements and ensure that customer specific product enhancements are on the product enhancement roadmap.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Minimum 3 years’ relevant education from college/university or 5 years of relevant experience.    
  • Excellent communication and consultancy skills both verbal and in writing in English and Swedish.
  • Strong knowledge on SQL querying.
  • Knowledge of file formats such as Flat files, XML, ASCII, EDIFACT and Web services

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures of Logistics and Transportation Industry.
  • Preference will be given to candidates that have relevant operational experience.
  • Preference will be given to candidates that have experience with international logistic operations and in-depth knowledge of customs processes and legislation.

LANGUAGES

You are proficient in Swedish and English

 

 

 

 

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