Microsoft 365 Consultant (Manager / Group Manager) – apply today!


Location: Edinburgh, Greater London, Greater Manchester, Tyne and Wear

Job Type: Full time


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- Reshma Saujani

Microsoft 365 Consultant (Manager / Group Manager) – apply today!

Do you

Enjoy developing long lasting working relationships with clients in some of the biggest household names in the world, across a variety of industries?

Dream of delivering innovative, tailored modern IT solutions that truly make a difference?

Wish to work with a team where your individual skills and experience are recognised and valued?

Have an innate passion for technology - a thirst for knowledge and learning new skills?

If any of these statements struck a chord with you, we would love to hear from you 😊

Avanade are looking for an enthusiastic Modern Workplace Consultant with deployment experience in Windows 10 and Office 365 that can incorporate these technologies in delivering high quality, bespoke solutions to our valued clients

Note: We are not able to accept applications from those requiring Visa/Work permit sponsorship. Applicants must already be eligible to live and work in UK.

About our team:

The infrastructure team play an instrumental part in doing what Avanade does best: we design and run the foundational core of our innovative digital solutions for our clients, working with them to transform their businesses for the future.

We are a friendly, enthusiastic, and diverse bunch of people, currently 130 strong and growing. We would love to bring on more people who are just as passionate for technology as we are; people that love to learn new skills and grow their careers, all while enjoying a good work-life balance and a good social life after work.

About you:

Deep knowledge in O365 technologies with experience of 2 or more of the following: Exchange, SharePoint, One Drive for Business, Skype for Business, Teams

Experience with 0365 migrations and onboarding activities

Experience of Skype for Business to Teams migrations

Teams implementation, governance, administration & voice

Enterprise Mobility & Security – Intune MDM & MAM, AAD, Identity, Information Protection, Threat Protection, Cloud App Security

Microsoft Endpoint Manager – Configuration Manager Current Branch, Intune and Co-management Workloads, Windows as a Service

You love a challenge when it comes to complex technical solutions

You enjoy working with team members from diverse backgrounds across the globe.

As a Manager you bring the following skills:

Superb communication and interpersonal skills – you will work directly with our clients, alongside our robust team of consultants, or within a client team.

You can communicate and present complex information to both technical and non-technical stakeholders, verbally and in written form.

Lead large & small project teams involved in the delivery of Microsoft 365, in particular Teams, Exchange and SharePoint Online

Manage client relationships to ensure successful delivery, taking responsibility for project reporting and budget tracking

Act as the overall architect and provide deep subject matter expertise in either Exchange, Teams or SharePoint Online

You have experience engaging with the client to gather and advise on their requirements, writing high level and detailed designs as well as define architectural topologies.

Maintain strong working knowledge of the Microsoft 365 service, and all required tools and products.

Some of the benefits we offer are:

Private Medical Cover, Dental Medical Cover, 33 weeks full pay maternity leave, 2 weeks paternity leave,

Flexible Work Policy, Flexible Bank Holiday policy,

Employee Share Purchase Plan, Income Protection Policy, Extended benefits, Car Allowance, STI Bonus, generous pension

80 hours per annum studying towards Microsoft Certifications.

Avanade University – real-time access to technical and skilled resources globally.

A dedicated Career Advisor to coach you and support your progression within the company.

Engaged and helpful co-workers genuinely interested in your growth.

Genuine focus on you as an individual – we help you discover your true potential and support you in growing your career and horizons.

About Avanade

12-time winner of Microsoft Partner of the Year.

24,000+ certifications in Microsoft technology.

90-plus Microsoft partner awards.

18 Gold Competencies.

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Avanade® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate applicants without regard to race, colour, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information, or any other protected status.

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