ERP Project Manager (Hybrid) - Mauritius / South Africa

Mauritius Permanent
  • Join a global company committed to workforce diversity
  • Opportunity for career growth, reporting directly to the CFO

About Our Client

My client is a listed company which provides a range of services and can support projects across the mining value chain.

Job Description

Implementation of new MS Dynamics 365 F&O ERP System

  • Lead successful delivery of group ERP implementation project from architecture to end-user training
  • Oversee implementation of Dynamics 365 F&O
  • Manage engagement with project implementation partner and agreed deliverables
  • Maintain, track and report project plans (timelines, milestones and workforce usage) and costs with budget
  • Monitor project risks and mitigations
  • Contain and resolve project issues not requiring sponsor attention, and escalate unresolved issues
  • Plan and monitor any internal verification activities, training, testing and correction of non-conformities
  • Ensure continued stakeholder engagement and relationship building (internal & external stakeholders)
  • Ensure stakeholder receive accurate and timely information of project activities, issues and risks
  • Prepare and obtain approval for scope changes (incl. change requests) and contingency plans
  • Ensure Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) is in place between company and its banks

ERP Management (Dynamics 365 F&O)

  • Define strategy and developmental pathway for ERP system
  • Provide ERP solutions and decision-making capabilities
  • Ensure the system is useable across a variety of environments, including low bandwidth areas
  • Propose and implement training plans for all end-users
  • Ensure that internal stakeholder requirements are mapped into technical solutions
  • Assist organisation to adapt new technological advancements
  • Manage Azure environment for Dynamics production, test, data integrity and disaster recovery
  • Continuously review and document ERP policies and procedures
  • Implement internal control reviews
  • Engagement with external auditors
  • Communicate and promote new ERP functionality
  • Grow and maintain knowledge

Line Management

  • Lead required ERP Team staffing efforts
  • Develop a highly regarded, professionally competent team
  • Provide the necessary stewardship and mentoring to enable the development and growth of each individual and the team
  • Actively sponsor and facilitate coaching/training sessions to further staff development
  • Manage duties and workload across the team

The Successful Applicant

  • 8+ years overall ERP experience
  • 4+ years ERP implementation Project Management experience (preferably MS D365 F&O)
  • 3+ years in-depth functional knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics AX/D365 or other similar ERP systems
  • 3+ years of Microsoft Dynamics AX/D365 implementation experience or other similar ERP systems
  • Certification in Microsoft Dynamics AX/D365 (preferred) or other similar ERP systems
  • Bachelor's degree in information technology, finance, engineering, or business administration
  • Microsoft Sure Step Knowledge/Certification
  • Excellent MS-Office 365 including Excel, SharePoint, Azure, SQL-Server
  • Expert in PowerBI, Power Automate and Azure DevOps
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Excellent Project management skill and demonstrated management of change capabilities
  • Comprehensive vendor management expertise
  • Proven stakeholder management experience in a complex (multi-location) environment
  • Excellent communication, planning, organization and customer relationship skills
  • Strong people/team management and capability development skills

What's on Offer

  • Bonus
  • Full health benefits - medical
  • Pension plan (condition applicable)
  • Hybrid working mode
  • Relocation to Mauritius (preferred) or possibility of frequent travel to Mauritius

Ludovic Antonio
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+27 11 303 8300

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Ludovic Antonio
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+27 11 303 8300
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