Lead Functional Dynamics AX Consultant

  • Paris, France
  • Full-time

Company Description

Hitachi Solutions is a core IT Company of the Hitachi Group, which employs over 330,000 people worldwide. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Hitachi Solutions' reach extends to group companies in Japan and abroad, working with a worldwide network of alliance partners. Through systems integration, we strive to provide ideal solutions and products to customers in a diverse set of countries and regions including Asia, North America and Europe. Using a portfolio of management consulting, implementation, and support services, we help our clients compete with the largest global enterprises leveraging powerful, affordable, and easy to use industry solutions built on Microsoft technologies. Our vision is to help you achieve your vision through superior products, prices, and people.

Job Description

The main areas of responsibility for a Lead Functional AX Consultant at Hitachi Solutions are:

  • Developing long lasting and high-quality business relationships with clients by instilling trust and confidence
  • Working directly with clients to understand their business processes and determining project deliverables
  • Utilising specialist knowledge of Finance/ Project Accounting/ Distribution & Trade/ HR processes and the Microsoft Dynamics product to support the development and expansion of Dynamics AX
  • Utilising specialist knowledge of the services, retail, finance, manufacturing or public sector industries
  • Developing original approaches to improve or replace existing processes and procedures
  • Taking ownership of the design of bespoke AX solutions, which may include complex integrations or significant module changes or even designing a new module
  • Writing complex functional specifications
  • Acting as the translation point between functional and technical teams so that solutions can be developed
  • Effectively managing large work streams to stay within scope, meet or exceed project schedule and remain within the approved budget
  • Guiding Project Managers and keeping them informed
  • Delivering end user training
  • Prepare our Managed Services team for the transition to support
  • Sharing knowledge with other project team members or other Hitachi Solutions functional
    consultants through whitepapers on relevant project experience or training events.

Qualifications

  • Typically, 3+ years’ experience working in a Functional Finance/ Project Accounting/ Distribution & Trade/ HR consulting role
  • Strong background on any major ERP solutions
  • A working knowledge of best practices in their area of specialism
  • An industry specialism or specialisms
  • A logical approach to problem solving and structured approach to introducing change into operational systems
  • At least 2 full life cycle implementations
  • A strong knowledge of methodologies around ERP implementations
  • Stakeholder management skills
  • People management skills
  • Excellent documentation and communication skills

Additional Information

  • You will be part on an onboarding process