Ralph Clark Associates supports clients in a wide range of industries, and is a well known entity in these industries. We provide our clients innovative solutions across the spectrum of IT Services, to help address their resourcing challenges and needs. Our blend of a client-centric model and domain driven recruiting ensure that each client gets the best talent with the right mix of domain and technical expertise in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Retail & Manufacturing

With information being more prevalent and the modern consumer becoming increasingly market savvy,  the retail and manufacturing industry is evolving at a rapid pace to serve the consumer better. While the retail and manufacturing industry has been early adopters of IT, the increasing sophistication of consumers provides compelling reasons to leverage IT to brand and capture mindshare with each consumer. Organizations are looking to optimize their supply chains, become more creative with their marketing campaigns and understanding the rapidly evolving tastes of their consumers.

Ralph Clark has been extremely well known in this industry over the last 30 years and have developed deep expertise helping our clients by providing services and solutions across a wide spectrum, ranging from information analytics and business intelligence to supply chain management and digital media services. With a dedicated service group focused on the Retail and Manufacturing sector, we are well positioned to support you in your needs and challenges.

Key Retail & Manufacturing Areas Supported

  • eCommerce
  • Web Applications
  • Social Media Integration
  • Mobile
  • DW/BI & Analytics
  • Digital Media
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Environment, Health & Safety

Energy & Utilities 

We are well positioned to service the major segments of the energy and utilities industry and our client base includes some of the major utilities firms, coast to coast. We offer a comprehensive portfolio of services, a wide talent pool and a deep knowledgebase of industry regulations and government mandates. Our team delivers quick and efficient solutions to support all your IT staffing needs.

The Energy & Utility industry continues to face challenges such as evolving government regulations, growing environmental pressures and with a convergence of IT infrastructure as well as initiatives to realize energy conservation, sustainability challenges to better understand consumers’ energy usage patterns.

Energy and Utility companies are undertaking new initiatives in Enterprise Asset Management Systems, “Smart Initiatives” (Smart Connect/ Smart Grid/ Smart Connect, etc.), Force Field planning and management, Workflow Automation and Collaboration, and Integration with HAN (Home Area Network) while tackling a variety of on-going IT and security challenges. As a result, there is a large demand for qualified professionals to help execute and implement these initiatives.

Key Energy & Utilities Areas Supported

  • Procurement
  • Transmission & Distribution
  • Customer Service
  • Gas Operations
  • Compliance & Regulations
  • ERP & BI
  • Workforce Management
  • Environment Health & Safety
  • Content Management System
  • Data Analysis & reporting
  • Document/Record Management
  • Corporate Services
  • Security
  • Finance
  • Training

Technology & Services

Facing stiff competition, technology and IT leaders are now continuously introducing new products and services in order to out-compete their rivals. This means shorter and continuous development cycles coupled with faster go-to-market timelines. Systems and Service integrators have to be able to offer their clients the ability to architect, design, develop and implement new technologies such as social media, cloud computing, virtualization, mobile apps and big data; technologies that are able to give them the competitive edge when leveraged effectively. We provide outstanding IT resources and technologists to help our technology clients meet their needs at competitive prices.

Key Technology & Services Areas Supported

  • Cloud Computing
  • Mobility
  • Data Virtualization
  • Big Data
  • BI & Analytics
  • Social Media
  • Application Development & Maintenance
  • Product Development & Engineering
  • Firewall & Security
  • QA Testing
  • Infrastructure Support

Leveraging our 30 years of experience, Ralph Clark Associates has built an extensive knowledgebase of key industries and their related IT areas. This knowledgebase is the core to our recruiting model and consisting used for highly specialized domain and skill-based capabilities. We are able to effectively identify and fulfill critical, in-demand IT roles. As a result, this allows us to shorten the sourcing and fulfillment lifecycle for our clients and to provide best-in-class expertise, scarce talents, thought leadership, and industry best practices for these industries and technologies. We have highly experienced recruiters with significant experience in the specific area of expertise that they focus on.