top of page

Business Central for Job Shops

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central's ability to extend it's functionality makes it one of the leading ERP systems to best meet the needs of your job shop. You can track and compare estimated costs to actual costs throughout the entire lifecycle of a job which makes your business operate more accurately, quickly and efficiently. You'll also reduce errors, complete customer orders on budget and on time and become more profitable with Business Central.

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP software for Job Shops

Business Central Job Shop Solutions 

Job shops and made to order manufacturers often times find it challenging to provide accurate estimates quickly, because they don’t start out knowing the true cost of manufacturing the parts they are purchasing or making. That information is usually not easily accessible and often is not properly tracked by many Job Shops. The need for a robust ERP system can make all of the difference in your company’s ability to react to customer demands and provide estimates faster and more accurately. This will make your business more productive and help you save time and money.

Job Manager

Learn More  >

Job Enhanced Billing

Learn More  >

Job Enhanced Overhead

Learn More  >

Job Time Entry

Learn More  >

Job Manager Key Features

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP software for Job Shops

Estimating and Quoting

  • Estimator's Worksheet detailed calculation

  • Template for standard product structure

  • Multi-level BOM options



  • Milestone and cost plus

  • Percentage of Completion, T&M & Fixed Fee

  • Earned revenue worksheet


Work in Process (WIP)

  • Auto-post WIP

  • Auto-post Recognition

  • Audit Trail



  • Demand based purchasing

  • Buy direct to jobs

  • Subcontracts and outside processing

  • Open PO Visibility on Job Statistics window


Labor Tracking

  • Time collection stations

  • Clock in / Clock out with shift tracking

  • Scanner Interface

  • Web services option for remote Time Entry

Job Manager

Job Enhanced Billing Key Features

  • 2 Different Billing Options Featured in Enhanced Billing

    • Percent of Completion​

    • Cost Plus Billing

  • 6 Billing Features with Job Manager

    • Fixed Contract Amount​

    • Free Form Invoice

    • Amount per Task

    • Milestone Billing

    • Time and Materials

    • "Sales Order" Links to Jobs

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP & CRM software for Job Shops
Job Enhanced Billing

Job Enhanced Overhead Key Features

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP software for Job Shops
  • Automatically Capture Administration Over-head on Jobs

  • Build Estimated Overhead Costs In To Job Estimates

  • Increase Margin With More Accurate Quoting

  • Flexibility on Rates for People, Machines, Material and other Expenses

  • Easy to Track and Audit Overhead Entries

Job Enhanced Overhead

Job Time Entry Key Features

  • Your Job Data is Always current and Accurate

  • Written in and Developed Specifically for Dynamics 365 Business Central

  • Works with Job Manager

  • Easy Installation and Setup

  • Business Central does not have to be installed on your PC or Tablet

  • Efficient and Accurate Time Allocations

  • Use Job Time Entry for an Accurate Click In and Cloud Out Process

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP software for Job Shops
Job Time Entry

Free & Quick ERP Assessment

If you are a SMB thinking about upgrading or purchasing an ERP solutions, take our free business software assessment and better understand your current needs.

Four Technology Trends Helping Businesses Thrive in a Digital World

Gain an advantage over your competitor through digital transformation.

3 Ways ERP Can Streamline Job Shops Manufacturing

Increase productivity and profits with Business Central

The Future Computed

Artificial Intelligence and Manufacturing

Reach out to get started

Want a demo? Onsite or virtual, it's your choice. Click below to get started. 

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Not ready to move forward yet?

That's ok! We respect that you are doing your due diligence on Job Shop software. Choosing the software that is right for your organization is important and should not be taken lightly.


In the meantime, while you're doing your due diligence you should sign up for our Job Shop Mailing List so we can keep you informed of all the latest Business Central features and capabilities.   

bottom of page