Project Manager at HSO, Remote/Reading, £Contract Option

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  • Remote (Reading, England, United Kingdom)
  • May 11, 2022
Duration not stated

Contract Description

About HSO

Description

HSO Success and Ambition

HSO are a leading Microsoft Dynamics Gold partner who were founded in 1987 specialising in sectors such as Retail, Rental, Manufacturing, Professional Services and Local Government. With a head count of over 280 employees in the UK, winning multiple awards such as 2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year, Best Tech company 2021 and Top 3 Large Companies to work for 2021 our reputation in the Dynamics Market is higher than ever.

Prioritising customer satisfaction, our expertise and pragmatic approach to each customer's business needs enable us to provide a 100% reference-able solution, supported by award winning 24-hour support. Our recruitment moto has always been - 'We don't want good people to just join us, we want them to stay with us'. Ensuring our employees are challenged, supported and engaged in our wider family is key to our continued success - we have a designated Learning and Development Team who are continuously offering the best training on the market, combined with an Engagement Team who are creative in ways we can have social activities virtually. From online chess tournaments to coffee mornings, to Netflix and book clubs, virtual singing classes, online yoga - the list is endless!

Reason for vacancy

As the digital transformation revolution gathers pace, there is a growing need to provide our customers with capabilities that extend beyond a knowledge of ERP and its traditional implementation approach.

Job Purpose

Responsible for the successful delivery of projects, ensuring:

  • A quality delivery across all customer engagements
  • Achievement of profitable services performance
  • High customer satisfaction levels on implementation
  • Achievement of key project objectives
  • Motivation of individual members of the project delivery team

Key Responsibilities

  • 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 HSO Project Methodology is full documented, used in all relevant pieces of work and understood and used by all the Consultants on the project

Key Competencies

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

Essential

Requirements

  • 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

Desirable

  • Educated to degree level, preferably in an IT related field and/or business
  • Management of at least two full lifecycle Microsoft Dynamics D365 F&O implementation projects
  • Certified in Microsoft's SureStep implementation methodology
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with Microsoft Dynamics D365 F&O
  • Exposure to Microsoft Dynamics D365 F&O
  • Retail / rental /service background
  • Experience of projects of more than 1000-man days, £1m in licence revenue
  • Multi-phased methodology

Location

Home based / office with occasional travel to customer site