Microsoft Dynamics GP Manufacturing Consultant

Columbus Global Minneapolis , MN 55415

Posted 2 weeks ago

Microsoft Dynamics GP Manufacturing Consultant - Remote Opportunity

Responsibilities of this Microsoft Dynamics GP Manufacturing Consultant include:

  • Leading and/or participating in discovery analysis meetings with the client to understand current business processes that need to be incorporated into Dynamics GP

  • Providing a demonstration of software and solution to prospects or at customer events

  • Gathering system and software requirements

  • Working with teammates to design and architect proposed solution

  • Creating documentation to define workflow and requirements

  • Configuring application as appropriate to conform to business process definition, including: application customization, workflow process editing, and report writing

  • Working with the client to understand legacy data components and identifying and documenting the appropriate location for such data in Dynamics GP.

  • Designing, architecting and implementing integrations and migrations between Dynamics GP and a variety of products

  • Training users in a hands-on methodology and developing training documentation

  • Enhancing client relationships through providing on-going support to end users, assisting with trouble shooting or additional training via email, phone or site visits

  • Designing custom reports, dashboards, SQL scripts or triggers

  • Representing Columbus at promotional and educational events

Requirements:

Minimum:

  • Prior consulting, business analyst, implementation, or product support experience required, specifically relating to Dynamics GP

  • Education in Information Technologies and the ability to learn new technology quickly

  • Ability to work as a member of a team, communicate, delegate and follow-up effectively to all team members

  • Strong problem solving and conflict resolution skills

  • Excellent time management/organization skills with attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

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