ERP Application Consultant – Procurement / Supply Chain

ERP Application Consultant – Procurement / Supply Chain required to join a market leading construction software supplier. Our client, who provide software solutions to the Construction and Home Building industry that are designed to significantly boost efficiency. COINS Construction Cloud is a set of powerful software solutions designed specifically for contracting, development, home building, engineering and service management businesses. It is a global company with around 400 employees based around the world, delivering projects and solutions to over four hundred global customers with more than 100,000 end users.

Working as part of a team of trained consultants specialising in COINS ERP software, the successful candidate will have a strong desire to progress and build a career through developing a thorough understanding of client needs, issues and context.  They will assist in the implementation of the company’s software in line with COINS’ best practices.

Principle Accountabilities of the Application Consultant – Procurement / Supply Chain

  • To be able to implement and consult on the COINS ERP solution and follow pre-defined guidelines
  • To be able to adapt and understand business processes, internally and externally.
  • effectively learn, implement, and demonstrate that which you have learnt
  • Be able to manage your own time, resolve and escalate issues pre/post project
  • assisting the project team and colleagues in implementation and training
  • Work with the product design team to future benefit the product.
  • Test new releases and product development requests ensuring documentation and training is available.
  • To be able to advise and implement best business practice in terms of procuring and payment of goods by increasing automation of processes and decrease manual effort undertaken by staff
  • Work closely with trading partners to ensure deadlines and completion of projects to customer expectations
  • Micro-management of implementation phases of eCommerce solutions to COINS customers
  • Working with construction industry merchants to ensure customer requirements and deadlines are sustained throughout projects
  • Trouble Shooting and resolving technical problems that may fall outside of the ERP solution

Skills, Qualifications and Behaviours of the Application Consultant – Procurement / Supply Chain

Candidates will be seriously considered where their CV highlights specific experience in the following areas:

  • Good academic background to degree level or equivalent (preferably analytical or IT based)
  • Experience within IT Software
  • Ability to analyse problems and to implement solutions in a fast-paced environment
  • Responsible for presenting a customer focused approach within the company
  • Demonstration of good methodical, analytical and clear approach to troubleshooting problems
  • A full UK Driving Licence
  • Ability to travel extensively within the UK and Ireland.

NOTE: the opportunity may arise from time to time where you may be required to travel abroad.


  • COINS Application Experience
  • Construction Industry Purchase to Payment model knowledge
  • Knowledge of EDI solutions
  • Business Implementation and Experience in ERP Solutions
  • Strong IT Trouble Shooting skills
  • Knowledge of Extensible Markup Language
  • 3rd Party software integration to ERP solution experience (System Integration)
  • Technical knowledge of Windows/Linux operating system
  • Knowledge of IT communication protocols

Location:        Hybrid Role (Main Office – Slough, Berkshire)

Salary:            Competitive with Benefits

Start:               ASAP

Status:            Permanent, Full Time

Ref: IB220602