Professional services companies have a different set of requirements than manufacturing companies. However, much of the core functionality of ERP systems – such as finance, human resources, and purchasing – is common to all types of businesses.
While ERP systems in the manufacturing sector would focus heavily on the planning, development, and production of a physical product, ERP systems can aid professional services companies in planning and developing projects.
Key features include:
- Financial and Accounting Management
- Human Resource Management
- Project Management
- Customer Relationship Management (CRM)