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Finance Functional Analyst – Dynamics AX
Birmingham, Alabama
Type: Direct Hire
Experience Required: 3+ years

Doozer Software’s IT staffing division is currently assisting one of our clients in a search for a Finance Functional Analyst.  Our client is seeking a candidate with a strong finance or cost accounting background, preferably in a manufacturing environment.  This person will join the Microsoft Dynamics AX Analyst team, so the resource will need to possess a sound technical aptitude. The selected candidate will consult on the implementation of the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 application. With a combination of product training and by collaborating with the AX team of seasoned consultants, you will acquire a solid knowledge of the AX product. You will take this new found product knowledge and combine it with your finance experience to help create solutions which solve our AX user’s business issues.

As a functional analyst, you will be expected to deliver business consulting, business process design, systems integration, and application design to a diverse user base. You will acquire valuable skills, gain access to a vast and diverse network of talented professionals, and enjoy unparalleled training, educational and professional opportunities. Always user focused, we want you to use your knowledge and experience to participate in the design, optimization and successful implementation of AX based on our user requirements.

Job Functions:

  • Configure and implement Dynamics AX for our users with a primary focus on the general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable, procurement and sourcing, cash and bank management, project management and accounting, and fixed assets modules
  • Develop reporting using Management Reporter
  • Use your knowledge of business processes and Dynamics AX to identify software gaps and suggest alternatives
  • Write development specifications and interface with users to test modifications and resolve any issues that arise
  • Demonstrate the ability to work systematically and logically to analyze situations, resolve problems, identify causes and anticipate implications 
  • Develop and conduct user training
  • Support current users of the application
  • Develop expertise around and support ancillary/3rd Party Applications that interface with AX
  • Manage and develop user relationships and perceptions to achieve mutual goals
  • Demonstrate the capacity to plan, prioritize and organize your time, project schedules and multiple project activities
  • Demonstrate outstanding people management skills, including ability to lead a team
  • Ability to travel up to 75% of the time (typically Mon-Thur)


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting/Business Administration
  • 3 - 5 years Cost or General Accounting experience preferably in a Manufacturing Environment
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Ability to support cross-functional teams
  • Proven ability to prioritize objectives and duties
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to quickly build relationships
  • Highly analytical
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong time management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications


Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • Experience implementing or maintaining standard costs
  • Experience with or understanding of the procure to pay process in a manufacturing environment
  • Understanding of discrete manufacturing processes in a foundry,  fabrication or assembly operation
  • Functional software training or education with any ERP system
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint