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Sr Consultant Resume

Nashville, TN

SUMMARY:

  • I have over 17 years of experience with Infor - Lawson software and over 7 years as a Business Analyst and Project Manager.
  • My specialization is in the Financial and Procurement Suites of Infor-Lawson, specializing in the Procure to Pay and General Ledger/Reporting processes.
  • In my career I have managed large full suite implementations with budgets in excess of two million dollars.
  • I also managed and/or worked on over 11 full cycle Infor-Lawson Implementations.
  • As a Business Analyst I worked on and managed multiple projects at one time.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

SR Consultant

Confidential, Nashville,TN

Responsibilities:
  • Worked on the Procure to Pay project at Confidential .
  • Produced custom training documentation on the Accounts Payable and Cash Management modules for project team training.
  • Provided training on Accounts Payable and Cash Management for the project team.
  • Produced Functional Specifications for 12 interfaces into and out of Accounts Payable.
  • Worked with the Project Team to outline all the Procure to Pay processes and how they would be handled in Lawson.

Business System Analyst

Confidential,Tampa, FL

Responsibilities:
  • Learned Chesapeake Software’s T-Rec’s reconciliation system. Concentrating on setup of new companies and bank accounts.
  • Provided Data Analysis for Team Members, creating custom SQL queries to fulfill data request for Audits and Tax returns.
  • Led General Ledger Training Classes for new Team Members. Both in a classroom and on a one on one basis. Created custom documentation for the class.
  • Created new and maintained current Cost Allocations.
  • Performed the Month End Close process which entailed running allocations and closing the CA, RJ and GL systems.
  • Interface Data Mapping for the GE and Sorian billing software to Lawson GL.
  • Maintained the GL setup tables from a setup standpoint, adding and activating accounts, accounting units, companies, etc.
  • Implemented the Confidential Automated Testing Software.
  • Implemented Weekly team meetings for the Financial IT team I worked on.
  • Implemented Monthly team meetings for all the Lawson IT teams in the organization (IT, MM, HR & Finance).

Business Analyst

Confidential,Jacksonville, FL

Responsibilities:
  • Provided end user support for over 200 users on the Infor-Lawson Financial and Procurement Suites.
  • Interface support for over 20 interfaces
  • Work with the Senior System Administrator and Managed Services Vendor on Technical Support Issues.
  • Design all interfaces into and out of Infor-Lawson's Finance and Procurement Suites.
  • Interface Data Mapping.
  • Configuration Documentation.
  • Infor-Lawson data structure subject matter expert.
  • Create data extracts using SQL in Toad for Oracle.
  • The Banking contact for setting up new bank accounts being paid with Infor-Lawson.
  • Took over a FileNet upgrade as the project manager. The project was several months in and in danger of being over budget and delivered late. I was able to bring the project to completion on the original time schedule and budget.
  • Helped complete the upgrade of Infor-Lawson Finance and Procurement suites from version 8.01 to 9.01 a skip upgrade.
  • Successfully lead the ESP update from version 3 to version 8
  • Designed and lead the implementation of a new interface for a nightly update of the Currency Rates in Infor-Lawson.
  • Designed and implemented an interface from Concur Travel software into Infor-Lawson. The interface was created to pay Credit Card transactions in USD currency and cash expenses in several different foreign currencies.
  • Setup several interfaces with CITI Bank for the payment of Vendors with ACH, EFT (foreign ACH), and World Link (foreign currency payments).
  • Integrated two newly acquired business units into the Crowley Financial Network.
  • Successfully completed the Infor LS9 Security Administration class in June of 2013.

Principal

Confidential, Asheville, NC

Responsibilities:
  • I worked as an independent Infor-Lawson Consultant and project Manager.
  • Specialized in Project Management and Infor-Lawson Financial Software.
  • Process documentation.
  • Process Re-engineering.
  • Configuration Documentation.
  • Test script development.
  • Test Plan development and execution.
  • Performed contract work for several other consulting firms on a 1099 basis as staff augmentation.
  • During this time period I did mostly small projects concentrating on implementing new features of Infor-Lawson and helping current Infor-Lawson Clients optimize their use of Infor-Lawson.

Lead Financials Consultant and Project Manager

Confidential,Fairfield, NJ

Responsibilities:
  • Process documentation.
  • Process Re-engineering.
  • Data Mapping.
  • Interface Design.
  • Configuration Documentation.
  • Crystal Reports.
  • Budget Management
  • Resource Management
  • Risk Management
  • Issue's Management
  • Project Timeline Management
  • Project Scope Documentation
  • Test script development.
  • Test Plan development and execution.
  • Helped create and maintain ISH’s Financial Implementation Toolset. This included planning, testing and project documentation needed to complete a successful Financial Implementation.
  • Developed custom spreadsheets for Clients to budget client resource time needs.
  • Communicate Project Status to all levels of the project team from the hands on employee to the top levels of Management.
  • While working for ISH I worked on 6 full implementations, including:
  • New Hannover Health System - Project Manager
  • Jewish Health ­ Finance Lead
  • Team Health - Finance Lead and Project Manager
  • The Chester County Hospital - Finance Lead
  • As Project Manager of the New Hanover Health System Lawson Finance, Procurement and HR Suites implementation project in 2004 and 2005 I managed a team of up to 12 consultants on a $2.3M budget project.
  • The team I lead was able to bring the New Hanover project to completion on time and on budget. This was accomplished despite the complete turnover of the “C” suite (New CEO, CIO and CFO), the VP of Human Resource (twice), the Purchasing Director and Purchasing Manager during the project.
  • I was also directly responsible for additional change orders in excess of $600k on the New Hannover project.
  • Jewish Health presented unique challenges with their GL structure and Chart of Accounts. The Structure and COA had to work across three different hospitals with three different reporting structures. I was able gain consensus from all three hospitals Financial Management teams and complete the financial implementation on time and on budget.
  • Team Health is an Employee Staffing Firm for Hospitals. This was my first project for ISH and I lead the GL AP and AM modules implementation. The challenge here was to configure the GL Structure and COA to handle the many different types of cost centers based on type of facility being served.
  • The Chester County Hospital was unique in that they were using a Managed Services Firm to administer their new Lawson Implementation. During this implementation I improved my Vendor Management skills while leading the Financial Suite implementation of AP, GL and AM.

Confidential

Lawson Software

Responsibilities:
  • Process documentation
  • Process Re-engineering
  • RW100 Report Writing Expert.
  • Configuration Documentation.
  • I conducted General Ledger and Accounts Payable Lawson Training classes.
  • Develop training materials and lesson plans for the various modules. These materials and plans included class schedules, power point presentations, fun teaching materials, and tests.
  • I worked on several Projects while working for Lawson some of them were:
  • LL Bean - RW100 Reports development for financials
  • Taco Cabana ­ AP implementation lead consultant.
  • Overton's - GL, AP, AM and AC implementation lead consultant.
  • Sutter Health - AP implementation
  • Various other Retail Clients - GL, AP and AM trainer and consultant.

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