As an ERP/AX Functional Architect you will be responsible for engaging with key stakeholders in the management framework to put in place, stable and scalable solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics 365O, and assist with the on-going development of niche vertical solutions. You will also be required to guide Technical and Functional Consultants during the design and build phase of the project pipeline ensuring the solutions effectively interact with business requirements. The ERP Functional Architect will take ownership of all aspects of AX Finance and functionality, working with the business stakeholders and principal enterprise sponsors, ensuring business best practice of AX and successful delivery of the programme. This person will have a wider understanding of ERP business processes from a finance perspective as well as extensive AX2012 Finance experience, with a background of delivery of large-scale finance solutions. Common Business Strategies will include delivering vertical specific modules including real estate & asset management linked to Finance and Supply Chain.

Essential Functions

  • 3+ years' experience of Microsoft Dynamics AX2012/AX7, functional architecture
  • 5+ years' experience in facilitation, analysis and prototyping
  • 5+ years' understanding of and primary responsibility for solutions within Finance, Project Management & Accounting
  • 5+ years' experience with multi-phase, multi-country, enterprise-wide AX implementations - must have AX 2012 experience
  • 8+ years' solid experience working within an IT applications role
  • Solid understanding of interoperability issues and the strengths and weaknesses of platforms and products
  • Strong and proven experience of implementing AX - Full life cycle AX / ERP implementation experience
  • Experience of working within a complex multi-regional architecture
  • Confident and possesses effective communication skills
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Previous UK MS Gold partner experience desirable
  • Thinks clearly and calmly under pressure
  • Accountancy qualifications e.g. (CIMA or ACCA)

Required Skills and Experience

  • Exhibit the Core Values
  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in a technical related field (i.e. computer science, engineering, IT, etc.)
  • Professional demeanor
  • Strong written communication especially related to articulating technical specifications
  • Sound knowledge on concepts of unit testing own code