Country:

Spain

Cities:

Malaga

Area of expertise:

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

Job Description

Note: Pls answer the language question = Yes,  ALTHOUGH YOU MAY NOT KNOW SPANISH. ONLY ENGLISH IS REQUIRED 

ERP Center of Excellence


-The CoE of Malaga is the leading place for Avanade's Dynamics ERP 365 offering in Europe. By joining this center, you'll have the chance to:

-Be part of our Center of Excellence for Avanade ERP Market Unit, serving our customers all around Europe. 

-Have the opportunity to work directly with our customers, being in the Front Line of their Business Process Transformation. 

-Join a large Team striving to be at latest and cutting-edge technologies around Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM & Power platform. 

-Enjoy one of the best places to live in South of Spain, with more than 300 of sunny days a year!



Dynamics 365 Finance Functional Consultant


Role Context:


Dynamics 365 professional offering high level expertise within Finance, to assist in the solutioning and full implementation cycle of D365 for new and existing clients.

Financial business process understanding is essential, with candidates expected to hold a firm grasp of ERP financials, as well as ideally offering some form of finance/ accounting qualification (eg. CIMA/ ACCA).

The candidate will lead the solution design for the financials stream engaging with clients to understand scope requirements and assisting project management to deliver the solution. The successful candidate will demonstrate a deep overall knowledge of Dynamics AX/Dynamics 365 for Finance and possess a proven track record of successfully delivering complex, full life-cycle ERP implementations.

Your Finance expertise and product knowledge will mean you will aim to become a trusted advisor, guiding the customer through the implementation and advising them of industry best practice.

This experience ideally should be gained in a large or medium sized consultancy environment.


Responsibilities and Experience:


The Finance functional lead shall:

·       Be able to run workshops with Clients to determine the functional requirements for the implementation in the Finance area

·       Be able to describe and demonstrate how standard Financial processes are performed on D365 Finance and Operations.

·       Have a good understanding of standard financial practices in the UK

·       Have an in-depth knowledge of D365 Finance in the following module areas

·       Identify areas where customizations or extensions may be required (including changes to standard reports if needed)

·       Ideally be certified at an Associate level on D365 Finance (having passed the MB-300 Dynamics Core and MB-310 Dynamics Finance exams)


The finance lead must have a good understanding of:

·       Several European country standard financial practices, tax requirements (especially VAT and Making Tax Digital)

·       Configuration of Finance for different process areas. These could include Financial services, Project Management, Supply Management, Manufacturing operations and Retail/Commerce. 

·       Capabilities of GER (General Electronic Reporting)

·       Banking formats used in the Several European Countries

·       Potential changes to UK finance requirements as a result of Brexit would be desirable

·       Have an in-depth knowledge of D365 Finance in the following module areas

o   General Ledger (Inc. Chart of Accounts, Financial Dimensions)

o   Cash and Bank

o   Fixed Assets

o   Accounts Payable

o   Accounts Receivable

o   Inter-Company

o   Consolidation and Elimination

o   Cost Apportionment

o   Budgeting and Budget control

o   Standard financial Reporting (including Management Reporter)



Professional Skills


·       7 years client-facing experience in management consulting and/or business transformation with a strong focus on implementing Dynamics Finance.

·       Strong client leadership and engagement skills up to C-level

·       Ability to lead and influence business conversations

·       Strong business acumen

·       Expert in understanding clients’ business problems and uncovering customers business pains

·       Fluent in English both written and verbal communication skills.

·       Additional knowledge of other European languages is a plus (German, French, Spanish, Italian).

·       Bachelor’s degree in a business discipline or equivalent




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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.