The Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations Functional Consultant helps identify, pursue and close strategic business development opportunities, whilst continually contributing to existing project success.
Therefore, the Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations Functional Consultant must be effective in fostering executive level relationships.
You will play a key role in leveraging partners and off-shore teams as part of the overall Microsoft services delivery model.
Additionally, you will assist to improve the mapping of industry specific requirements to the functions of the new Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations platform.
Identifying solution gaps and developing solution options, such as the inclusion of components from Independent Software Vendors, other Microsoft products or customer-specific customisations, is also crucial in this role.
The Dynamics 365 for Functional Consultant must be able to cover the following tasks :
Establish an overview of the requirements defined by the customer including definition of business, technical, and architectural requirements.
Recognise any inconsistencies, assumptions, and critical elements.
Aid in the design the end-to-end functional architecture and solution design.
Document, propose and discuss the architecture and solution options, recommendations and implications.
Facilitate and accelerate the decision process, considering the customer’s business strategy, drivers, requirements and challenges;
whilst bearing in mind the relevant industry trends.
Implementation of Dynamics 365 including configuration, customisation and development of the Dynamics 365 platform.
Ability to apply advanced analysis skills in principals of the Dynamics 365 for Finance & Operations Solution to provide detailed, reliable solutions and estimates for service implementation.
Up-to-date and in-depth experience with implementations of large ERP solutions, such as Microsoft’s Dynamics 365 F&O and / or competitive ERP solutions such as SAP, Oracle
Understanding of competitive technology to accurately assess feasibility of migrating customer solutions from, and / or integrating with customer solutions hosted on non-Microsoft platforms.
Advanced business knowledge in ERP solutions, and relevant fields within one or more industries.
Knowledge in Cloud environments (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) with relative experience in Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services or similar.
Provide quality oversight throughout the entire project lifecycle.
Ability to thrive under pressure and demonstrate proficient management skills.
Deliver effective strategic presentations to audiences of varied sizes and possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
A sincere passion for the customer, which is demonstrated through professionalisms and striving for excellence in all aspects of the customer experience.
Education level / Qualifications : Higher relevant education preferred
In addition to English, another language relevant within the EMEA area would be an asset.
Extensive, relevant work experience including expertise in enterprise architecture and business solutions deployment. Combined with a deep understanding of Dynamics 365 FO.
Flexible with travel. Travel (up to 50%) is an integral part of this job as well as high levels of recognition and visibility.
Living close to a major city / airport will be an advantage.