OTTAWA, Aug. 31, 2016 /CNW/ - Kinaxis® (TSX:KXS), provider of RapidResponse®, delivering cloud-based SCM and S&OP applications, announced today that it will host a career fair on September 15, 2016 at the Holiday Inn, Kanata as it looks to expand its Global and Ottawa team with 30 new positions.
The Kinaxis Career Fair is open to all job applicants, specifically targeting talented individuals with experience working for high-tech companies. Open positions are available in various departments including research and development, quality assurance, professional services, product support and knowledge services.
Candidates that attend the career fair will have an opportunity to meet a variety of Kinaxis managers and team members, experience the Kinaxis culture, learn about cloud-based supply chain management software and discuss current openings and future job opportunities.
Career Fair Details
When: Thursday, September 15 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Eastern Time
Where: Holiday Inn, Kanata Room A, B and C, 101 Kanata Avenue, Ottawa, ON K2T 1E6, (directions)
"Kinaxis is one of the fastest growing, and consistently profitable supply chain technology companies in the global marketplace," said Megan Paterson, vice president of human resources, Kinaxis. "We're always looking for intelligent people, who like to have fun, to join our team and help us continue to build Kinaxis as the leader in solving modern supply chain challenges. We look forward to meeting passionate candidates at our career fair!"
Kinaxis has received several recent employer and industry accolades, including being named one of Canada's Best Small & Medium Employers 2016 , Top Employer for Young People 2015 and National Capital Region Top Employer 2016. Recognition of Kinaxis in the marketplace was validated with the following awards 2016 Supply Chain Pros to Know, 2016 'Great Supply Chain Partner', 2016 100 Great Supply Chain Projects and positioned in the 2016 leaders quadrant for Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record.
"We have a GREAT product and we are focused on doing the right thing for the customer, even if it means it costs us extra." Jim W., Center of Excellence Architect
"What I like most about working at Kinaxis is that here the best idea wins, and anyone willing to step up and champion a great idea can take part in improving our company." Jay P., Manager, QA Automation and Tools
"There's a great culture of collaboration across all the teams at Kinaxis where people are always willing to help others and share knowledge. From the most senior employees to the most junior, it really feels like everybody is working towards the same goal of making the company successful." Alex M., Team Lead
About Kinaxis Inc.
Kinaxis is a leading provider of cloud-based subscription software that enables our customers to improve and accelerate analysis and decision-making across their supply chain operations. The supply chain planning and analytics capabilities of our product, RapidResponse, create the foundation for managing multiple, interconnected supply chain management processes. By using the single RapidResponse product instead of combining individual disparate software solutions, our customers gain visibility across their supply chains, can respond quickly to changing conditions, and ultimately realize significant operating efficiencies.
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