WHY AGILYX GROUP

To start, you’ll be surrounded by smart, innovative, and caring people — invested in our customers and the community. Agilyx is a fast-growing worldwide company and a licensed Unit4 partner providing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions designed from the ground up for people-centric organizations.

Do you have an Finance/Accounting background in Canada and/or US and are good with technology? Do you want to take a different career path and combine those skills as an Implementation Consultant implementing ERP software? Do you also have a background with ERP software such as Unit4 ERP, PeopleSoft, Oracle, JDE, NetSuite, Workday? If you’re looking to share your unique perspective and ideas at a collaborative table and help all kinds of businesses achieve their visions, check us out.

PURPOSE

The primary purpose of this role is to:

  • Implement and support Unit4 ERP and associated products
  • Lead Consultant on small and medium-sized projects
  • Lead Finance work stream on large and/or complex projects

JOB CONTEXT

Agilyx is a change-ready technology services company. Our dedicated team is passionate about empowering organizations with business-leading technology solutions. Whether we’re implementing an ERP solution or providing a full system analysis, we’re driven to deliver valuable, long-term solutions matched with a world-class customer services team.

Agilyx offers competitive benefits and salary packages, including 3 weeks of vacation to start, Extended Medical, Dental, and LTD benefits.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identify and escalate risks and issues in a timely manner to the Project Manager
  • Manage Customer Expectations and be able to communicate status of issues and impacts with relevant client sponsors and process owners
  • Develop solution design documentation and GAP analysis to assist the client transform their business requirements and provide them with a vision of their roadmap to the final solution
  • Provide input to project plans for prospective and actual projects
  • Monitor progress against plan and communicate to stakeholders
  • Identify scope changes and communicate impact using relevant change control processes
  • Provide high-level estimates for design and implementation efforts

Delivery

  • Provide quality assurance in all aspects of the solution design, build, test and deployment stages of the project
  • Deliver valued consultancy services to clients, ensuring objectives are met in accordance with the project management plans
  • Provide consultancy as required, providing guidance on both best use of product functionality and good business practices
  • Implement and support Unit4 ERP and associated products
  • Develop test scripts, communication, and training documentation deliverables
  • Help troubleshoot and resolve customer environment problems
  • Show commercial awareness in decisions, actions and communications
  • Conduct key and end user application training and provide appropriate documentation for follow up when required
  • Oversight of application build, test and deployment activities
  • Demonstrate system functionality to prospects and clients
  • Possess a superior customer service ethic with accompanying communication and management skills
  • Identify and communicate Business Development opportunities with new and existing clients
  • Identify recommendations for additional services and products within and out the project scope
  • Ensure customers are informed of forthcoming updates and new functionality

Knowledge Transfer

  • Ensure knowledge is shared and retained throughout the organization
  • Maintain and develop knowledge and understanding of Unit4 products.
  • Complete training activities and proactively look for training opportunities
  • Mentor and help in the development of junior Consultants
  • Keep abreast of industry trends and contemporary business practices

    QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

    • Highly developed business analysis and workshop facilitation skills
    • Hold at least one Professional Qualification for example an Accounting Designation (desired)
    • Have at least 5 years of Unit4 ERP experience (or equivalent with SAP, Oracle, Workday or other complex ERP system)
    • Tertiary qualified, preferably in a business, finance or IT related discipline or equivalent experience with 2-5 years experience in a similar role.
    • Experience/knowledge of the application of standard Project Management Methodologies (including but not limited to Prince2 and PMBOK)
    • Experience in liaising directly with clients and their staff.
    • Experience in liaising with other software or solution providers to ensure interface requirements are understood and where necessary documented.
    • SQL database skills a plus
    • Valid driver’s license (or can obtain one by start date)
    • Valid passport (or can obtain one by start date)

    TRAVEL

    Agilyx project managers and consultants collaborate with our customers and so usually work on site with customers across Canada/US. Travel to Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, Asia, United Kingdom or North America may also be required. Travel is considered to be a part of the role. An ability to travel to customer sites with overnight stays is mandatory. Home working is also available when tasks permit.

    HOW TO APPLY

    Please submit cover letter and resume via Breezy HR. We would like to thank everyone in advance for applying as only those shortlisted will be contacted. Agilyx values diversity and is an equal-opportunity employer.