Crowe Horwath's Performance Manufacturing and Distribution practice has an exciting opportunity for a Microsoft Dynamics AX Project Manager to join our growing team. The Microsoft Dynamics AX Project Manager will be focused on leading and/or architecting solutions for Dynamics AX opportunities, managing the project solution scope with customers, and providing project leadership and direction for Crowe Horwath and customer team members tasked with implementing the solution. The successful candidate will demonstrate a proven track record of managing and delivering full lifecycle ERP implementations.
The Consultant will be expected to participate in team building events and develop internal team and customer relationships. Any non-customer time will be spent on personal investment, internal initiatives and administrative tasks
Job Responsibilities include:
Collaborate with customers to prepare a formal Project Charter outlining the objectives, detailed scope, resources, timeline, and budget for each new implementation.
Participate in operational review meetings with customers to translate business needs into functional requirements and business scenarios
Manage the effective transition of requirements to the delivery team ensuring a clear and complete understanding of the requirements
Manage the complete software development lifecycle for approved development activities with a focus on reducing cycle times between functional, technical, and QA resources
Manage project plan, budget, and resource schedule on a weekly basis
Prepare weekly status reports and facilitate weekly status review meeting with customer
Identify risks and formally manage risk mitigation plans in close collaboration with customer
Facilitate quality assurance reviews with customer on a regular basis and execute correction actions
Engage with project teams to gather assets, best practices and guidance from our customers in an effort to integrate and/or improve our methodologies and end customer experience
Locations: Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Grand Rapids, MI, Indianapolis, IN, Nashville, TN
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