Project Manager

Project Manager

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Alex Burgess

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Gleeson Recruitment Group have just been briefed on a fantastic opportunity to support one of our key accounts, as they embark on a pivotal phase of change. We are looking for an experienced Project Manager who has a strong background in ERP implementations.

This role will be joining at the first phase of implementing Microsoft Business Central and will need previous experience in case management and capturing the requirements.

Role overview:

  • Build up a detailed understanding of the businesses ERP and Case management requirements
  • Mentoring and educating both internal stakeholders and 3rd party providers to adopt best practice standards and methodologies for implementation of Microsoft business central
  • Managing and improving best practice methodologies and approach for developing Microsoft Business central and integrating with 3rd party applications across a secure air gapped network
  • Assist in bringing together the deliverables and workstreams to effect an integrated solution
  • Work with the Microsoft Business central chosen deployment partner and implementation partner to establish clear business functionality requirements for a MVP on both platforms
  • Identify and define the appropriate platform hosts for data entry / extraction and management information reports
  • Understand and adhere to the businesses implementation methodology, based on Microsoft Dynamics Sure Step
  • Guide the functional team from a project management perspective
  • Contribute to scope and risk management, working with the solution architects, technical consultants and lead consultants to ensure the project delivers on time, cost and quality
  • Problem-solving - validate hypotheses and diagnostics from other team members, testing insights and recommendations from the team with senior management internally and externally
  • Contribute to the planning, shaping and development of the businesses proposals
  • Provide guidance and quality review checks in all areas of the analysis phase of the implementation
  • Work with the Head of IT to ensure that design of the overall solution is technically fit for purpose

Required Experience:

  • You will need to have a minimum of Prince2 / PMP certifications and strong experience delivering complex ERP solutions with knowledge of Dynamics NAV and Microsoft Surestep a preference
  • Minimum of five years' project management experience in ERP solution provision
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, along with well-developed interpersonal skills and an ability to relate to clients and colleagues
  • Strong personal organisation and time management skills
  • Committed to personal development in technical, functional and broader consulting skills
  • A passion for delivering real business value through technology
  • You will already be permitted to work in the UK
  • Security clearance may be required
  • A flexible approach to managing the project will be required, with fewer man days required in the early stages of the project deployment.
  • You will have a positive, 'can-do' attitude and a problem-solving approach
  • You will be a team player, able to communicate with peers and able to escalate issues where appropriate

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