The Dynamics 365 Finance & Operations Finance Consultant will be responsible for implementing AX Financial Management module of Dynamics AX 2012/365O application. This person will have a wider understanding of ERP business processes from Financial Management perspective with a background of delivery of large-scale ERP solutions.

Essential Functions

  • Take ownership of all aspects of Financial Management module, working with the business stakeholders and successful delivery of the programme
  • Assist with kick-offs, requirement gathering and knowledge transfer sessions; evaluate the client business processes and provide Business requirement document
  • Analyse client requirements and objectives, suggest Business Re-Engineering processes, eliminate non-value addition processes and derive how best the software can address clients’ business process
  • Perform Fit-gap analysis, convert requirements to functional specs and functional design documents
  • In order to ensure End to end business solution be delivered, need to work closely with clients and other team members to define, design and align the business application to the business requirements
  • Configure and showcase Financial Management processes/systems as to how the solution meets client business requirements like Chart of Accounts, Consolidation of Accounts, Financial Reporting per Business unit/department, Exchange Rates, Intercompany Accounting, Ledger Accruals and Allocations, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets, Cash and Bank Management
  • Should have experience in handling SIT, End user training, UAT and Go Live
  • Should have experience in data migration activities and approach for it
  • Mentor other consultants in delivering according to client expectations; take ownership and deliver successful completion of projects including documents, user manuals
  • Participate in the development of functional design documentation and technical specifications, unit and system test scripts, and deployment plans, perform SIT testing
  • Facilitate functional sessions and weekly status meetings with clients, including the ability to drive a client to decisions
  • Conduct functional testing of modifications and sub-processes during the implementation process
  • Test and deploy Microsoft Dynamics system; including executing the pilot/implementation/deployment of new requirements or enhancements to the Workday application and integration support
  • Engage with customer project managers, defining customer strategies and requirements, guide customers through the implementation process, configure the application according to customer requirements, develop data conversion plans
  • Ensure delivery of high-quality services and products to customers
  • Work with customer to identify/resolve all issues that could impact project scope and/or timeframe

Required Skills and Experience

  • Total 8-12 years of work experience with minimum 5+ years of experience in Microsoft Dynamics AX2012/Dynamics 365 for operation Implementations
  • 4+ years' understanding of and primary responsibility for solutions in Financial and Project Management Accounting and also multi-country and multi- currency AX implementations in Dynamics365O or other AX versions
  • Strong and proven experience of implementing AX with at least 3 End-End AX / ERP implementation experience
  • Experience in Housing implementation would be added advantage
  • Has good knowledge on UK Localization features, CIS, VAT shelter, multi dimension financial reporting, Customer Collections import, Auto bank reconciliation, Vendor payments and Management Reporter including configuration
  • Has experience on Integration of Dynamics365 for operations with other applications and CRM
  • Must have expertise knowledge & experience on Project Management & Accounting, Fixed Assets, AP/AR, General Ledger, Supply chain, Taxation and Audit
  • Awareness on Power BI and reporting tools added advantage
  • Solid understanding of interoperability issues and the strengths and weaknesses of platforms and products
  • Confident and possesses effective communication skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and confident in delivering the solution independently
  • Thinks clearly and calmly under pressure

Desired Skills

  • MBA/M.Com/ CA or any other equivalent graduation in a reputed university
  • Experience on UK projects desirable
  • Certifications in AX Finance modules desirable