SharePoint Consultant

We are looking to recruit a highly motivated Senior SharePoint Consultant to work in the SharePoint solutions team.  You will be familiar with out-of-the-box SharePoint functionality and features of SharePoint and be able to gather customer requirements and architect an appropriate SharePoint solution.


  • Carry out Business Analysis Reviews to identify customers needs and software requirements
  • Carry out software implementations in an effective manner using TSG Project Management guidelines to deliver successful installations within agreed timescales and budgets
  • Provide timely and accurate progress reporting to a line manager or project
  • Provide pre-sales support to Account Managers to demonstrate the MS SharePoint product
  • Onsite visits to complete projects and support existing customers when necessary
  • Prepare and present training to new and existing customers on the core and bespoke elements of the software
  • Other implementation, training and support duties as required
  • Travel and overnight stays may be required to fulfill the customers’ needs and the role




Core Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer facing skills, ability to think on your feet and apply technology to business functions in a consultative manner
    • Team player but able to work on their own
    • Self starter and ability to use own initiative
    • Ability to effectively train customers taking into account their existing skill levels
    • Proven organizational skills
    • Good telephone manner



Experienced Required:

  • Architect and design SharePoint solutions
  • Gather business requirements and generate requirements and design specification documentation
  • Provide accurate estimations of development effort
  • Lead and manage client-facing meetings as part of the requirements gathering and solution design process
  • Sound understanding of, and experience in, architecting and delivering business process automation solutions through SharePoint
  • Experience in architecting and implementing workflow in SharePoint Designer
  • A sound understanding of SharePoint Server 2010, including: Installation according to best practices, Farm maintenance and configuration of service applications, Content types, managed metadata and search result configuration, upgrading and migrating SharePoint.
  • Experience in developing, SharePoint sites, delivering consulting services and project consultancy
  • Ability to articulate technical knowledge to a range of audiences, including technical colleagues, client senior executives, managers and end-users
  • Experience of remote access software and associated technologies
    • Training of end users and power users
    • Ability to think clearly, and to write clear documentation which is sufficiently detailed, unambiguous and complete
    • Experience in helping clients to formulate and articulate their business requirements and translate them into systems requirements
    • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines




a)    Experience in SharePoint 2010, SharePoint Foundation, MOSS 2007, Windows SharePoint Services Versions 3

b)    Experience in SQL Server 2005, 2008.

c)    Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer

d)    Knowledge of SQL Server Reporting Services

e)    SharePoint 2010

f)     Sound understanding of SQL Server

g)    Knowledge of load-balanced multi-server farms and Kerberos.

h)   SharePoint branding




a)    SharePoint 2013 an advantage

b)    SQL 2012 advantageous

c)    Microsoft SharePoint certification an advantage

d)    A background as a software developer with experience of Visual Studio 2010 development tools for SharePoint an advantage



You may have experience of the following: SharePoint Consultant, MOSS Administrator, .Net Developer, SQL Server Administrator, SharePoint Architect, C# Developer, Software Engineer, Solutions Architect, SharePoint Installation Administrator, Database Support, SharePoint Implementation Manager, SharePoint Project Manager, MOSS Administrator, WSS Administrator, SharePoint Developer, SharePoint Programmer, Presales, Technical Architect, , SharePoint Design Engineer, C# Consultant, C# Senior Developer, C# Development Manager, Server Support, SharePoint Administrator, Installation Project Manager, Pre Sales, Technical Architect, SharePoint Developer, etc.

Closing Date: 
Friday, May 31, 2013 - 17:30