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MS Dynamics 365 F&O Principal SCM Consultant (B1)

Date: Oct 14, 2021

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

The Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS) business unit at KPMG is looking for a Dynamics 365F&O Principal Supply Chain Management (SCM) Consultant with extensive experience across all phases of large-scale enterprise Dynamics 365F&O projects. With a hands-on approach and proven experience in end-to-end implementations, strong understanding of SCM process and procedures combined with practical 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, managing onshore consultants, working alongside both onshore and offshore development teams. This role will also require a level of presales activities focused around Dynamics F&O functionality and the wider Microsoft platform. You will also contribute to proposal development and provide input in business development whilst leading and mentoring more junior staff.

This role is therefore key to KPMG Microsoft Business Solutions’ customer delivery of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations 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.



Involvement in full end-to-end implementations and all phases of project life cycle

Involvement with D365FO interfaces and Integrations

Ability to gather and document functional requirements and complete gap/fit analysis

Ownership of gathering and documentation of functional requirements and complete gap/fit analysis for workstream

Advise client and delivery team members of scope (creep) and use of change control processes

Owning the solution for the Supply chain / logistics work stream, making design decisions and reviewing/creating solution documentation

Delivery of end-user training to clients and colleagues where applicable

Provide on-site support and assistance throughout delivery and go-live phases of project to client and more junior team members

Involvement in responding to RFPs and RFQs

Solves and advises on complex problems with creative solutions

Awareness of product roadmap and the content of future releases of D365FO in the supply chain area and demonstrate changes/additions to team members

Strong involvement in further development of SCM capabilities in D365 F&O product team

Demonstrate ability around upselling and understanding of additional company capabilities

Identify practice development activities and strong involvement in the creation and delivery of these to fellow colleagues

Leads people and helps to grow them in their role

Promotes the Values of our company

Performance manage two or more junior members of product team

Ensure timely completion of internal processes and mandatory training

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


Qualifications and Skills

Extensive experience in consulting and excellent presentation skills

Ability to lead meetings and workshop, and confidently present to the C-Suite

Extensive hands-on Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance & Operations (D365FO) / AX2012 implementation experience including the following modules and areas:

Inventory Management

Master Planning

Procurement and Sourcing

Product Information Management

Production control

Sales and Marketing

Deep understanding of procurement processes and vendor management

Deep understanding of sales processes and customer management

Deep understanding of inventory processes

Strong understanding of inventory and production postings and accounting processes.

Good knowledge of production and master planning

Experience with transportation and advanced warehousing is desirable

Experience with (D365FO) interfaces and Integrations

Strong understanding of logistics and production processes, principles, functionality & systems

Microsoft Dynamics certification in Trade and Logistics, ideally most current version

Beneficial to have experience of LCS and Azure DevOps

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

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

Soft Skills:

Exudes confidence

Works independently as well as in a team environment

Acts with professional demeanour

Manages time and multiple tasks accordingly

Thinks clearly and calmly under pressure with sound judgement and decision-making abilities

Strong problem-solving abilities

Strong client centric approach with emphasis on client satisfaction

Desires to constantly assess and incorporate new technologies and software into their skillset

Acts as a role model for those aspiring to take on a similar role in the future

Ability to manage others and lead more junior consultants for a successful outcome

Confidence to reach out to more senior colleagues for guidance

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