Project Manager / Senior Project Manager Microsoft AX / ERP

Project Manager / Senior Project Manager Microsoft AX / ERP

Job Title: Project Manager / Senior Project Manager Microsoft AX / ERP
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + car,pension,bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: eb88_1492003704
Contact Name: Edward Bell
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2017 14:28

Job Description


Quick overview:

My client is a well established and leading global Microsoft Dynamics gold partner.

  • In the top 3 in the world for AX; we are focussed in AX
  • We only work on good quality, large projects; can afford to choose.
  • Our projects are all structured g and now in Prince and SureStep
  • We see the business as being service led as the software evolves into a commodity. Therefore our services underpin the business, they are not an add on
  • Our key markets: Retail, Rental, Technical Services, Manufacturing, Hire & Rental, Wholesale; Commodity Trader

On the back of our long history of success, our ambition is now to:

  • Be the first choice for fast growing or larger businesses who are seeking to deploy Microsoft technologies in multiple locations.
  • Be acknowledged as the most expert, innovative and customer-service orientated company in our market;
  • Be seen as a long-term partner that our customers enjoy working with.
  • Continue delivering improved customer business results.In addition to a competitive salary and growing list of benefits, your role will offer the opportunity for career development and personal growth.

Reason for vacancyJob Purpose:·

A quality delivery across all customer engagements·High customer satisfaction levels on implementation·Motivation of individual members of the project delivery team

Key Responsibilities:

  • ·Achievement of key project objectives
  • ·Achievement of profitable services performance
  • Responsible for the successful delivery of projects, ensuring:-
  • Due to the continued growth of the business, there is a need to increase the team to ensure that our customers receive the best attention we can give them

If you join us, you will have a genuine sense of empowerment because your contribution will really make a difference. We believe that talented people, all focused on a shared and powerful vision, can achieve outstanding results.

  • Lead the planning and implementation of projects
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, risks, goals and deliverables
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements
  • Develop full scale project plans
  • Assemble and coordinate project staff
  • Manage project budget
  • Manage project resource allocation
  • Track project deliverables and issues using appropriate tools
  • Provide direction and support to project team
  • Quality assurance
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the projects to all stakeholders
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
  • Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs
  • Project evaluations and assessment of result
  • Ensure Project Methodology is full documented, used in all relevant pieces of work and understood and used by all the Consultants on the project.

Experience and Skills:


5+ years of hands-on software implementation experience with ERP Solutions

  • A deep understanding of ERP software implementation project life cycles and methodologies
  • Extensive track record of delivering complex large scale projects, to time and budget
  • Formal Project Management training (such as PMP, Prince2)
  • 10+ years PQE


  • Educated to degree level, preferably in an IT related field and/or business
  • Management of at least two full lifecycle Microsoft Dynamics AX implementation projects
  • Certified in Microsoft's SureStep implementation methodology
  • 2+ years of hands on experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX
  • Exposure to Microsoft Dynamics AX2012
  • Retail / rental /service background
  • Experience of projects of more than 1000 man days, £1m in licence revenue
  • Multi-phased methodology

Key Competencies:

  • Commercial and budget awareness
  • Client facing
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Planning and organising
  • Decision-making
  • Influencing and leading
  • Delegation
  • Team work
  • Negotiation
  • Conflict Management
  • Flexibility