SYSPRO gives back to the manufacturing and distribution sector by offering skills development opportunity

May 2020 – SYSPRO, a global provider of industry-built ERP software, will be providing 500 recently unemployed individuals in the manufacturing and distribution sector with unlimited access to SYSPRO Learning Channel, an online platform,   at no cost for a six-month period.

This initiative aims to increase a candidate’s chance of being successful in today’s exceptionally competitive market adversely impacted by COVID-19.  The U.S. economy alone lost a staggering 20.5 million jobs in April, pushing the unemployment rate to 14.7% according to data released on 8 May by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. By applying, candidates will learn new skills and improve their knowledge of ERP and increase their chances of becoming more marketable.

As a global initiative, candidates from all of SYSPRO’s operating regions will be considered including the US, Canada, Africa, UK, Asia and Australasia. To qualify for this opportunity,

  • The candidate must be currently unemployed and have recently lost their employment due to the global COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The candidate must have work experience in the Manufacturing sector.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have experience working in one of SYSPRO’s Target Market industries ( please refer to below link for further details)
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have ERP experience.

To learn more  and apply for this s opportunity, please view the links below:

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Terence Moolman, SYSPRO Chief HR Officer states, “The impact of the pandemic has been felt by all sectors and industries globally. SYSPRO would like to take this opportunity to thank manufacturers and distributors around the world for continuing to work and support the economy. As a call to action, we would like to encourage individuals within these two sectors who meet the above criteria to apply and take advantage of this initiative. SYSPRO hopes that by offering this opportunity we can make a difference in someone’s life.”

Please do note that applying for this opportunity does not guarantee employment.



SYSPRO is a global, independent provider of industry-built ERP software designed to simplify business complexity for manufacturers and distributors. Focused on delivering optimized performance and complete business visibility, the SYSPRO solution is highly scalable, and can be deployed on premise, in the cloud, or accessed via a mobile device. SYSPRO’s strengths lie in a simplified approach to technology, expertise in a range of industries, and a commitment to future-proofing customer and partner success.

SYSPRO has more than 15,000 licensed companies in over 60 countries across six continents.


Press Contact:

Carrie Daly

External Communications Manager at SYSPRO