Senior Dynamics Analyst

  • Vacancy Title
  • Senior Dynamics Analyst
  • Location
  • Newton-le-Willows, United Kingdom
  • Company
  • Speedy Services
  • Closing Date
  • 07/02/2022
  • Job Description
  • Summary

    Speedy are the UK’s leading hire provider with the widest range of tools, specialist hire equipment, plant and support services – everything for every job!

    We are looking for a passionate Dynamics 365  AX, CE and supporting applications support and development requests, ensuring system availability is maximised and all incidents are resolved as quickly as possible

    • To act as the internal technical and subject matter expert for the Speedy Dynamics (D365, Ax12, CE) application portfolio with regards to Finance and Shared Services functions
    • Add value to the business through driving technology and process efficiency improvements in line with the Speedy Business Strategy as part of the Dynamics team – ensuring all key deliverables are achieved on time, to standard and budget
    • Review and challenge current operational processes and information requirements to ensure optimum use is being made of the company's existing system facilities
    • Facilitate and embed business change across Finance and other Shared Service functions where required – including providing suitable documentation and supporting materials
    • Manage the gathering and definition of requirements from both technical and functional teams in identifying solutions
    • Support the BAU and continuous business and systems improvements initiatives across all Speedy Finance and Shared Services areas
    • Management and control of any system setup and configuration
    • Management of Testing of any system changes both Functional and User testing
    • Implementation and Management of changes into production
    • Monitor and improve performance of Dynamics Support team in relation to quality, productivity, and control targets / measurements – Incident, Problem and Change Management
    • Provide training and support to Dynamics Team and end users of the system
    • Liaison with 3rd party support providers as required to manage incidents and develop suitable solutions from initial requirements through to completion and embedding in the business
    • Creation, generation and delivery of both regular and ad-hoc IT related reporting and MI as required
    • Management duties where required (1-2-1, PDP’s, Performance)
    • Conducting additional ad hoc duties as may be required
    • Following all company procedures and policies in company handbook
    • Ensuring all relevant training has been attended
    • Supporting and communicating effectively with the team

    What you’ll need:

    • Excellent knowledge of Dynamics AX/D365FO and other Microsoft technologies in a production environment (essential)
    • Hands on experience of ERP systems and integrations with satellite applications including full application life cycle development
    • Excellent Financial and Accounting knowledge
    • Track record in analysing business requirements, delivering technical business solutions and systems administration
    • Proven ability to learn and test new business application functionalities
    • Ability to analyse complex data sets and relational databases
    • Ability to write clear business documentation, such as business process documents, technical specifications, and training documents
    • Experience as a business analyst/systems accountant having previously worked on a large scale project
    • Proven experience of communicating and working with technical and non-technical teams, senior management, and executive level personnel
    • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects/tasks of varying complexities, meet deadlines and work well under pressure
    • Flexible and positive approach to work
    • Self motivated and a good team player
    • Adaptable to change in an effective and timely manner

    Desirable

    • Microsoft Dynamics Certification (AX / CE / D365FO)

    • Experience in building reports in AX/D365 Management Reporter
    • Knowledge or experience of rental / hire business
    • Experience of delivering training
    • Understanding of Project and Testing methodologies
    • Ability to interrogate date (SQL or similar skills) 
    • Experience of SharePoint to its full capability
    • Management and Team leading skillset

    Speedy offer a Career Line of Sight  which enables a detailed understanding of the route to progression and growth within the Speedy Group. 

    In return we offer a competitive salary with contributory pension scheme, 26 days annual leave entitlement (plus bank holidays), discretionary bonus scheme and life assurance. In addition you will be able to take advantage of our fantastic Salary Extras benefits scheme, offering cycle to work and various other discounts on a wide range of goods and services.

    Please be aware Speedy reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.