Project / Programme Manager - Microsoft Dynamics

United Kingdom
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Microsoft DynamicsProject / Programme Manager Remote Work with UK Wide Travel Competitive Salary & Benefits ***Are you looking to work with the latest Dynamics 365 technologies? Do you want to work for a multi award winning Microsoft Partner? Have you got a desire to deliver enterprise wide projects?*** If your answer is Yes to each of these questions then read on to discover your perfect role at a fantastic organisation. The Company eBECS is an award-winning Microsoft Gold Partner delivering Total Microsoft Business Solutions and Managed Services globally that help customers digitally transform their businesses, cut complexity and cost, improve customer service and drive growth. We do this using tailored, industry-focused Microsoft Dynamics 365 solutions that embrace Operations (AX and NAV ERP), Sales, Marketing, Customer Service (CRM), Field Service, Project Service Automation, Analytics, BI and IoT - on-premises or in the Microsoft Azure intelligent cloud. eBECS are the Microsoft Dynamics Partner of the Year, part of the Inner Circle, a multi-award winning Gold Partner as well as one of The Times Best Companies to Work For- 2016. The Role Due to an ever increasing level of business, we are looking to recruit Project Managers with a proven background or speciality in delivery end to end Microsoft Dynamics projects. Our Project Manager perform to the highest standards and are expected to deliver projects to the satisfaction of all internal and external stakeholders, whilst achieving of customer project objectives. Key Responsibilities - Optimise the profitability of projects for eBECS - Ensure that realistic project plans are developed and agreed with clients to enable us to set and meet their expectations - Ensure that all project delivery conforms to the company's implementation methodology - Identifies and communicates the skills, experience, personal attributes and manpower requirements for the successful delivery of projects in advance of requirements to enable the appropriate resources to be allocated or sourced - Lead and manage the project team - Organise the resources and ensure that actions are taken to ensure that delivery stays on-plan - Manage changes to the project through the appropriate change control mechanisms - Consider and provide input to management to enable the development and ongoing improvement on the services that we are able to offer to our clients - Maintain reporting metrics to enable management to review the effectiveness and progress of projects - Escalate potential problems to company management as soon as these are identified - Where there is no Project Director, assume also the responsibilities of the Project Director Experience & Skills Required Soft Skills: - Proven and successful Project Management experience (ideally within a consultancy background) - Experience managing Microsoft Dynamics CRM or AX implementation projects - Clear communicator (both written and verbal) - Ability to manage projects by motivating both the customer- and consulting-implementation teams - Creative problem solving and conflict resolution - Ability to manage expectations and stakeholder relationships at all levels. Functional/Technical Skills: - Fundamental understanding of Microsoft Dynamics - Basic knowledge of related Microsoft technologies (e.g. Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft .NET, Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server, and Microsoft BizTalk Server) - Experience with the management of risk, change, issues, time, scope, resources, budget, and quality - Knowledge of methodology and best practices - Experience with Microsoft Office Project and other tools that support project management - Good understanding of all major activities for a business system implementation such as analysis, design, development, and deployment Travel Requirements There will be a requirement to travel to client sites. Able to spend nights away from home without upsetting domestic situation. Able to work extended hours on occasions when required. Must have clean or near clean driving licence. Personality The need for an outgoing personality and strong customer facing skills is essential
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