Business Consulting and Technology, Business Applications, Infor ERP Cloudsuite Financials-Manager

Grant Thornton   •  

Overland Park, KS

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

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5 - 7 years

Posted 38 days ago

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist in full life cycle implementations including: planning, design, & build phases

Responsible for documenting business requirements, system design and transformational goals

Configure applications and conduct iterative unit testing

Help to create training materials and quick reference guides to support user adoption

Conduct training classes to prepare end users for deployment

Provide post-production support

Manage full life cycle implementations
Manage resources and budget on client projects
Manage teams in the identification of business requirements, functional design, process design (including scenario design, flow mapping), prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures
Identify business opportunities to increase usability and profitability of information architecture
Experience with program leadership, governance and change enablement

Other general and administrative responsibilities include participation in meetings and preparation of minutes as appropriate

Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization)

Assist practice leadership in creating proposals, budgets, and work plans. Participate in other business development activities as appropriate

Interview campus and/or experienced candidates

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Information Technology, MIS or related field. A Master’s degree is a plus.
6 to 10 years of related work experience in Lawson / Infor with exposure to Cloud ERP in a similar consulting practice or function servicing cross-industry clients at a national level
2 years of Project Management or direct management experience
Experience leading a project with various applications including ERP, HCM, finance, supply chain or similar

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Knowledge of software development lifecycles, key metrics and reports

Experience with Enterprise Application Integration & back-end data connectivity applications

Experience installing/configuring/implementing Lawson / Infor Applications

Proven ability delivering complex and time sensitive projects

Strong leadership skills; able to conduct meetings and write technically oriented documents

Able to work with clients to understand current state processes and define future state processes based on business objectives

Experience managing complex full-life cycle technology projects
Proven experience with program leadership, governance and change enablement

Prior experience managing resources and budgets on client projects

Experience development of statements of work and/or client proposals
Must be able to scope out the effort and cost for an enterprise reporting solution
Ability to define how an enterprise information system will align with the organization’s business and strategic objectives
Must have eagerness to mentor junior staff

Willingness/Ability to travel up to 100%






Requisition ID: 041532