MS Server & Messaging Consultant - O365

Milton Keynes
£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
MS Server & Messaging Consultant O365 - Home Based - £50,000 Car Certification Training Overtime Your new company Prestigious opportunity with a pioneering, award winning and market leading provider of channel based IT Services including Professional Services, IT Support Services & Managed IT Services. Assisting over 700 channel partners by providing services to over 9,000 of their end-user customers throughout the UK & Ireland. Your new role Due to continued growth we have a fantastic opportunity for a consultant focusing on O365 technology. The role will include delivering high quality consultancy across a number of technology areas from within the Active Directory and Exchange Suites specifically focusing on on-premises Active Directory / Azure Active Directory, On-premises Exchange / Exchange Online. The role will include post sales technical consultancy, undertaking delivery and implementation engagements, as well as providing assistance to some pre-sales qualification, bid response and design to consultancy engagements. A typical Technical Consultant will have had two to three years of experience in a Systems Engineer. Principal Accountabilities but not limited to the following; Assist with qualification of designs and opportunities Attend and present at customer opportunities and workshop sessions Provide appropriate contributions to Statement of Works and Invitations to Tender Keep up-to-date with current and future technologies, products and strategies Build a solid skills foundation in chosen subject matter - Active Directory (On-premises & Cloud) Build a solid skills foundation in chosen subject matter - Exchange (On-premises & Cloud) Build and enhance relationships with peers Continue development of consultative skills Undertake individual consultancy assignments or work on a project as part of a larger team analysing customer requirements, gathering and analysing data and recommending solutions Technically manage the design and implementation of solutions, with the exception of those which are high risk/large scale Ensure consultancy assignments are undertaken consistently and with quality Highlight technical risks so that any exposure to commercial loss can be minimised Produce and update assignment documentation as required Ensure that hand over to relevant support organisation is successfully completed Provide technical support as requested, for internal and external customers Identify other service and sales opportunities What you'll need to succeed Successful Microsoft Server and Messaging Consultants will possess a combination of the following skills:- Required Experience (Design, Deployment and Migration):- Exchange On-Premise Active Directory On-Premise AD Azure Active Directory Basic / Premium Office 365 Exchange Online AADConnect Active Directory Federation Services Two to three years of experience in a senior Systems Engineer type role Desire to develop and progress their career Excellent communicator both verbally and written Experienced, mature, influential, assertive and diplomatic Able to operate independently or as part of a larger team Excellent knowledge of chosen subject matter A flexible approach to work and prepared 'go the extra mile' to exceed customer expectations Applies knowledge and skills through handling complex problems beyond own area of expertise Ability and willingness to travel What you'll get in return In return you will be rewarded with extensive certification training, Car, Opportunity for Overtime and ongoing career development at the cutting edge. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at This job was originally posted as