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MS Dynamics 365 Business Central Senior Functional Consultant(C1)

Date: Sep 14, 2021

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

The Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS) business unit at KPMG is looking for a Dynamics 365 Business Central (BC) Senior Functional Consultant with experience across all phases of Dynamics 365 BC projects. With a hands-on approach and solid understanding of common business process and procedures combined with knowledge of interfacing and integration with Dynamics products. A demonstrable history of consultancy experience is a must as this role will entail continuous interaction with clients and project teams working alongside both onshore and offshore development teams. This role will also require a level of presales activities focused around Dynamics BC functionality and the wider Microsoft platform. You will also contribute to proposal development and provide input in business development whilst coaching more junior staff.




This role is therefore key to KPMG Microsoft Business Solutions’ customer delivery of Microsoft Dynamics 365 BC solutions. It is a dynamic and exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing business area within an established and market-leading global Big 4 firm.



Responsibilities





Delivery of end-to-end implementations across all phases of project life cycle including design, configuration, testing, training, go-live, post go-live support & reporting





Demonstrate excellent consulting skills, including analytical knowhow, written & verbal communication & team participation





Work with engagement team and client to gather and document functional requirements, complete gap/fit analysis and determine expectations.


Support the delivery team during design sessions
to produce solution design and integration design documents, alongside development teams





Support the delivery team to comprehend business problems, develop solutions & implement through in-platform configuration





Perform system and functional testing for projects as required including client support through UAT.


Delivery of end-user training to clients and colleagues


Provide on-site support and assistance throughout delivery and go-live phases of project


Demonstrate knowledge of scope creep and use of change control


Involvement in pre-sales activities including responding to RFPs and RFQs and client presentations/demonstrations


Provides input to solving complex problems with creative solutions



Awareness around upselling and understanding of additional company capabilities


Have awareness of product roadmap and the content of future releases of D365BC


Partake in practice development activities


Promotes the Values of our company



Carry out additional duties as may occur from time to time as instructed and agreed by Directors


Represent KPMG MBS in a professional and positive manner at all times


Requirements





Qualifications and Skills




Experience in consulting and very good presentation skills


Ability to lead meetings and workshop, and confidently present and provide functional recommendations to clients at all levels including the C-Suite


Proven experience working with Dynamics NAV 2013 / D365 BC


Experience in all phases of full project life cycle, some project management experience is considered an asset.



Ability to gather, analyse and document client requirements to pass on to technical team(s).



Demonstrable implementation experience in one or more of the following D365 BC functional modules and areas


Finance




Sales / Purchasing




Warehouse Management & Inventory




Service Management




Manufacturing




Jobs




LS Retailer implementation experience will be considered an asset


Knowledge of D365 BC interfaces and Integrations


Microsoft Dynamics BC certification, ideally most current version


Good financial awareness and business acumen.



Beneficial to have experience of Azure DevOps


Good MS Office skills (primarily Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Visio is a plus)


As this role will also involve interaction with foreign clients a good command of spoken and written English is essential.



Awareness of Power Platform capabilities and Business Intelligence (BI) is preferred



Soft Skills




Acts with confident and professional demeanour


A self-starter, able to work independently as well as in a team environment


Ability to coach/lead more junior consultants for a successful outcome


Acts with confident and professional demeanour


Manages time and multiple tasks effectively


Thinks clearly and calmly under pressure


Solves complex problems with creative solutions


Client centric approach with emphasis on client satisfaction


Desire to constantly assess and incorporate new technologies and software into own skillset


Confidence to reach out to more senior colleagues for guidance



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