ERP: Technical Consultant, Functional Consultant and Techno-functional Consultant
Date: Mon, 8 Nov 2010 10:15:20 -0800 (PST)
ERP Functional Consultant:
Functional Consultants are the experts having understanding of the business processes and data flow on one hand and has the capability to fit these business requirements in the vendor ERP product, analyzing gaps, if any. Functional Consultants are generally domain specific like Finance, HR, Manufacturing, and Procure to Pay etc. They have educational background and experience in the relevant business process area, for example you will find a Chartered Accountant working as a General Ledger Domain Expert. They acquire ERP Product knowledge by undergoing a short training on ERP Module they are working in.
ERP Technical Consultant:
Technical Consultants are the experts having knowledge of the code, coding standards and implementation life cycle. Technical Consultants need not be any domain specific like Finance, HR, Manufacturing, and Procure to Pay etc. Their main role is to do customizations, extensions, modifications, localizations or integrations to the existing product and develop reports. They have educational background and experience in computer science as IT Experts, Engineers or Software Developers.
ERP Techno Functional Consultant:
Techno functional Professionals are in great demand as they play a vital role in ERP Implementation projects. Companies always prefer experts who have the ability to understand both technical and functional challenges, as they prove to be more effective and less costly.
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