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Smit Lamnalco
Smit Lamnalco is the leading provider of safe and efficient towage and associated marine services to the oil and gas terminal industry. With more than 150 vessels and 1,700 crews and staff worldwide, Smit Lamnalco is dedicated to providing marine support services tailored to the operational needs of global customers in local markets. Active in over 30 countries, Smit Lamnalco specializes in bringing international standards on safety, logistics, mooring and towage to onshore and offshore operations in challenging environments. The HQ is based in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. For more information on Smit Lamnalco, please visit our website:  
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Functional Application AX Consultant
As Functional Application Consultant you have an important role in supporting, developing, maintaining and improving our Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP landscape to assure continuous alignment with our business processes and uptime of the systems. You will report to the Functional Application Manager. The function is based in Rotterdam.
As part of the Group Functional Application team of 4, you will be a key contributor in daily maintenance and support, working closely with the functional team members, IT collogues, business process owners and application users across the globe. You will be involved in various projects for the design, development and implementation of functionalities and processes within the ERP landscape. This in close cooperation with colleagues, external consultants and business representatives.

Job Description

Key responsibilities:
  • Monitor and maintain the software applications on a daily basis
  • Be point of contact for the (key) users and handle system issues
  • Perform incident management on the application system(s)
  • Support the user organization in defining and analyzing user requirements
  • Translate the business (reporting) requirements into IT requirements
  • (Co) develop, test and implement solutions/changes/upgrades (if necessary with 3rd parties) to meet the business requirements
  • Develop and maintain documentation (work instructions, quick reference cards, set-up documentation, etc.)
  • Establish and maintain a change request procedures for workflow, review (approval) matrix, master data and predefined structures
  • Keep master data flow and processes in the (ERP) system up-to-date
  • Solve issues in the area of integration with the software applications
  • Identify areas for potential issues and proactively communicate to resolve issues & provide guidance as required
  • Perform user training

Job Requirements

Job requirements:
  • Bachelor level or higher (in IT or Finance)
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX is a must
  • Experience with functional / technical customization lifecycle
  • Proven track record in ERP maintenance and/or project
  • Good general understanding of IT Infrastructure
  • Profound knowledge of the English language (both written and verbal)
  • Willingness to travel occasionally
Technical skills:
  • Experienced in Dynamics AX Infrastructure, AOT and development lifecycle principles
  • General knowledge in Dynamics AX Finance and accounting module and Project administration module
  • General knowledge in Dynamics AX Procurement and sourcing module
  • Debugging AX, Visual studio experience and X++ coding is a preference
  • Excel advanced knowledge, Helm and/or Scribe experience is a preference
Personal characteristics:
  • Analytical and problem solving capabilities
  • Taking ownership and responsibilities for focus area’s and projects
  • Ability to work efficiently and to  deliver quality results (also) under time pressure
  • Ability to effectively interface with technical, accounting and non-technical staff at all organizational levels
  • Can-do mentality, drive, hands-on, team-player
  • Accurate and in control, also in repetitive actions

Employment conditions

Smit Lamnalco offers a competitive Compensation & Benefit package. We offer you the opportunity to develop yourself in a challenging, dynamic and truly international environment.

For this position it is mandatory to be resident of The Netherlands and in possession of a residency permit.

Contact info

For more information, please feel free to contact Cristina Voerman, Senior HR Officer (

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