Chemical industry is one of the largest industries in the world. The level of global sales and employment rate are high and they continue to rise constantly. The main objective of chemical industry is producing and distributing chemicals for different manufacturers, companies and customers. The main two sectors that form the chemical industry are organic and inorganic chemicals. From fossil fuels and biomass materials people get organic chemicals, while combing some elements and compounds they get inorganic chemicals. As we know, chemical products are often used in our daily life. For instance, products like soaps, cleaners are all chemical products.
The core activities of chemical industry are connected with the manufacturing and creation of chemical products. The other non-core activities include accounting, human resource management, sales management, etc. In order to concentrate on the activities that are profitable, several companies prefer to outsource some activities to BPOs. Such activities include:
• Financial/accounting services: BPOs help chemical industry companies to control their costs and handle bookkeeping activities in a top level. BPOs help to handle accounts payables, accounts receivables, managing cash (paying and receiving). Experienced BPOs insure high quality service and improve cash positions and working capital of companies.
• Human resource management: With the help of BPOs, chemical companies achieve high business outcomes. BPOs provide solutions that embed analytics, artificial intelligence and consumer-centric digital channels. This results in increase in employee satisfaction and reduces costs.
• Product Development: There are several information management systems that BPOs use in helping to manage the data and automate the workflow in product development. Experienced BPOs help companies to choose and implement systems that correspond to their needs.
• Supply chain management: In order to ensure supply chain security and compliance with governmental regulations, several companies prefer to trust BPOs. BPOs help to improve purchasing, achieve operational excellence, manage warehousing, outbound logistics and demand management processes.
• Customer Management: Customers should be in the center of attention of every business. BPOs help companies to address different CRP issues in areas such as customer retention, call center management, campaign management, etc.
In order to maintain the position in the market and stay competitive, variety of companies choose outsourcing. Having expertise in BPO, Acquerant team delightfully accompanies chemical companies in their ride to success by offering a number of BPO services that will optimize the non-core activities of those companies. Acquerant helps companies in chemical industry to reduce expenses and improve overall business operations.
ACQUERANT SERVICE CAPABILITIES
Here are the aspects of chemical industry that Acquerant team deals with suggesting various qualified solutions:
Product Innovation and Integrity
Acquerant helps companies making chemicals to manage IT, capital and maintenance, commercial as well as R&D projects on one integrated platform from the beginning to the completion of the project. We enable companies to seize market opportunities and develop new products in response to trending consumer needs. Our tools help companies to optimize manufacturing processes, continually improve the quality of products and, at the same time, reduce costs and risks associated with production.
1. Project and portfolio management
2. Compliant product lifecycle management
3. Quality assurance
4. Corporate sustainability
We offer unique solutions for optimizing the manufacturing processes of chemicals. With the help of our platforms, chemical producing companies will have a single integrated source of accurate real-time data to be used for making informed decisions. Companies will control manufacturing processes easily and adjust production to market demands. Acquerant solutions also allow companies to mitigate environmental, health and safety risks associated with production processes through effective work practices.
1. Manufacturing operations and execution
2. Manufacturing networks
3. Environment, health and safety
4. Asset management
Supply Chain Management
Acquerant offers excellent tools for managing demand, inventory as well as operational risks and market opportunities. The tools help to forecast demand and, accordingly, effectively plan the entire supply chain. The accurate planning enables to reduce operating costs, mitigate risks and efficiently manage and optimize transportation, logistics and warehouse.
1. Sales, inventory and operations planning
2. Demand management and insights
3. Response and supply management
4. Transportation management
5. Warehouse management
6. Logistics network
Sales and Marketing
We provide platforms designed for easily acquiring and managing customer insights to deliver products adjusted to market trends and opportunities. Acquerant helps companies to automate sales force in order to boost efficiency and drive sales.
Our solutions provide excellent omnichannel experience both to customers and sales agents. Acquerant helps to ease order-to-cash process based on accurate real-time data across all the channels.
1. Real-time customer insights and marketing
2. Mobile sales force automation
3. Sales performance management
4. Order and contract management
5. Service process and operations
6. Omnichannel commerce management
We offer a wide range of HR-related solutions to the companies in chemical industry. Our solutions help to easily plan and remunerate employees according to internal policies. We simplify key HR activities and recruitment processes to gain great efficiency. Through unique solutions, companies are given an opportunity to automate employee attendance management and time-off requests, hence gain higher accuracy and time efficiency.
1. Position budgeting and control
2. Core human resources and payroll
3. Talent management
4. Time and attendance management
5. Human capital analytics
Through the integrated software, Acquerant helps to monitor costs and financial performance of your business ensuring compliance with strategic plans. It provides effective management of financial resources for accurate and timely financial operations. The usage of such cohesive software enables companies to respond to the fluctuating trends in the financial market promptly. Liquidity, cash, and risk management combined with integrated financial reporting become much easier with us. Additionally, we offer protection of data, enterprise applications and control of access to data.
1. Financial planning and analysis
2. Accounting and financial close
3. Finance operations
4. Indirect procurement
5. Treasury management
6. Enterprise, risk, and compliance
7. Cyber security and data protection
Acquerant services help to acquire accurate real-time data on procurement and draw immediate conclusions to make informed decisions. External and internal data management will provide greater efficiency for running business operations and coordinating supplier relations. We offer simplified solutions to collect, check and verify invoices and ensure error-free data entry. With the utilization of various software, companies will be able to monitor the spending patterns thoroughly and draw efficient procurement plans.
1. Sourcing and contract management
2. Operational procurement
3. Supplier management
4. Inventory and basic warehouse management
5. External workforce management
6. Services procurement
7. Invoice and payables management
8. Procurement analytics
The making of decisions in a timely and smart manner becomes possible once the employees have access to business intelligence and key business knowledge. Companies can be managed in an effective and functional way with the help of Acquerant. We help to gain better insights into employees and foster effortless collaboration between partners and staff. Automated predictive analytics helps to efficiently allocate resources and make informed decisions.
1. Business intelligence
2. Enterprise performance management
3. Predictive analytics
Application Platform and Infrastructure
In-memory application platform allows to swiftly run existing applications and easily develop new ones, as well as store and process existing data. Through different specialized software, Acquerant helps to make content easily accessible for customers, partners, and employees. The solutions help to assure that company operations comply with changing business needs. Keeping customers, employees and partners connected through integrated software and applications is a great solution for engagement.
1. Application platform
2. Interface management
3. Process management and integration
4. Content and collaboration
Database and Data Management
One of the BPO services offered by Acquerant is database and data management. The latter enables to improve decision-making through optimal data storage and analysis. We help to boost operations by minimizing data movement and disruption risks. The availability and timely delivery of critical information help to smoothly run company operations.
1. Database management system
2. Data warehousing
3. Enterprise information management
4. Big data
It is essential to protect the internal data of companies and minimize any risks. Acquerant provides tools for data protection and offer strengthening of application and IT infrastructure security to prevent cyber threats.
1. Identity and access management
2. Application and IT infrastructure security
IoT Business and Technology Services
We offer installation of rapid application framework linking “things” with business context services. Acquerant solutions support the entire lifecycle of IoT and provide great efficiency. They enable to manage and link device data to feed business systems with IoT edge devices and gateways.
1. IoT business services
2. IoT technology services
3. IoT edge