Microsoft Dynamics 365 Functional Consultant (Finance and Operations)
Any UK Base
An Overview of the Role
Our Functional Consultants work with client stakeholders to discover user needs, goals and objectives of an organisation and design the right processes and solutions for them. They liaise closely with business owners and development teams to refine a design suitable for Microsoft Dynamics 365 and the Power Platform. Working as subject matter experts and trusted advisors in everything Microsoft Dynamics 365, our Functional Consultants can advise clients in business terms about how to transform their business in line with the capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and the Power Platform and are able to translate it into technical requirements.
You will work with a team that delivers some of the biggest and most exciting IT programmes globally, all built on the Microsoft platform. You’ll be working with multiple teams of specialists, covering the full Microsoft stack with a focus on ERP (i.e. Operations, Finance, Supply Chain and Retail), delivering projects with a positive social impact and at the forefront of technology trends. With training and development support all the way through your career and clients based across the UK you’ll never have a dull moment or find yourself short of challenges!
Tasks will include
The role is delivery focused, working on client projects (as well as supporting sales and pre-sales activities).
Manage and advise the requirements gathering process by meeting with stakeholders to define the business and functional requirements and system goals and bring these in line with the capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and the Power Platform.
Work with Solution Architects and Developers to outline high level and low-level solution designs.
Own the Product Backlog and ensure requirements are documented correctly in User Stories. And work with Product Owners to get sign off prior to development.
Reengineering business processes/ Business Process Management and advise on enhancements based on best practice and Dynamics 365 knowledge.
Own the functional design of the solutions being delivered to ensure both user needs are met and the solution is in line with Dynamics 365 and Power Platform capabilities.
Configure solutions in line with functional abilities of Dynamics 365 and the Power Platform.
Aid clients in developing ERP strategies and blueprints with focus on the use of Dynamics 365.
Provide clients with a view of the art of the possible and excite clients with the capabilities of Dynamics 365 and the Power Platform.
Exposure to a variety of industries e.g. Retail, Utilities, Manufacturing, Transport, Health.
What you’ll bring
We are looking for the highest quality individuals who bring the following attributes, experience and skills that enable them to deliver rapid value to our clients:
Broad understanding of Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations (ERP)– Out-of-the-box functionality and limits.
An understanding of the broader Microsoft stack and be able to leverage it to create powerful solutions (PowerApps, Power BI, Dataverse, Azure, Office 365) and working in fast paced Agile environments.
A desire to continually develop your knowledge of new functionality in the Microsoft platforms, keeping on top of roadmaps, studying for certifications and being ahead of the curve in regards to what the future holds and how it can benefit our clients.
Excellent consulting skills:
You form strong and lasting relationships with clients and colleagues, and these interactions should be second nature to you.
You have an ability to clearly articulate and present your ideas and solutions in line with the capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics 365.
Flexible attitude, critical thinking and the ability to engage with stakeholders at every level – from c-suite to end user.
You can successfully translate business and customer needs into a great digital customer experience.
Demonstrable skills in facilitating workshops, gathering and documenting user needs, translating requirements into business processes, stakeholder engagement, creative thinking, presentation and coaching.
You will have to have previous experience within a consultancy role, with experience of:
Full lifecycle experience of ERP based programmes within Microsoft Dynamics 365 and knowledge of the supporting business processes.
Working according to an agile methodology, planning projects in sprints and writing Epics, Features and User Stories.
Dynamics 365 certifications are advised.
Scrum master experience would be beneficial.
Professional development. Accelerated career progression. An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit. It’s all on offer at Capgemini. And although collaboration is at the core of the way we work, we also recognise individual needs with a flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you.
Capgemini are Microsoft Digital Transformation Partner of the year for 2021, an Inner Circle Partner and support the Microsoft Partner Pledge.
Why we’re different
At Capgemini, we help organisations across the world become more agile, more competitive and more successful. Smart, tailored, often-ground-breaking technical solutions to complex problems are the norm. But so, too, is a culture that’s as collaborative as it is forward thinking. Working closely with each other, and with our clients, we develop a deep understanding of a business and get to the heart of their goals. You will too.
Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.
Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organizations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 290,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.