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Durham, NC Full Time Posted by: Job Juncture Posted: Wednesday, 22 June 2022
 
 

Product costing and COPA are a big deal.

We are in the process of a major digital transformation. We are looking
for a candidate with SAP FICO functional expertise to provide
application & Implementation leadership and process support. As an SAP
FICO Analyst and a part of the core team, you will play a critical role
in an SAP S/4 implementation. Not only will you provide technical
leadership for the implementation of all things SAP Finance, but you
will also be critical in sharing your integration experience with other
workstreams.

- Configuration and testing of the SAP FICO modules (GL, AP, AR, AA,
CO, HANA PS, CO-PC, CO-PA, DM, etc.).

- Understanding and analyzing business requirements and translating
them into system requirements, configurations, and customizations.

- Dispositioning requirements that deviate from SAP Best Practices and
effectively aiding the business in adopting standard out-of-box
functionalities.

- Completing the functional specifications for any interfaces and
reports required in the Record-to-Report workstream.

- Monitoring the technical delivery and aiding in the testing and
validation financial transactions.

- Conducting unit testing, functional and system integration testing,
both functional and security, and triaging system deficiencies
when they occur.

- Assisting in data migration including data mapping (ETL), data
validation and financial reconciliation.

- Develop documentation, including requirements gathering
documentation, functional design documents, test scripts, training
materials.

- Supporting the FICO modules in a steady-state environment post
go-live.

- Triaging issues and defects and track and report on resolution and
perform root cause analysis.

- Monitoring and respond to service desk tickets and maintain ticket
statuses.

- Providing status updates on operational activities, incidents,
service requests and minor enhancements.

- Ensuring 100% compliance with all regulatory and security
requirements associated with SOX, GDPR and other audits for all
in-scope applications.

- Develop a thorough understanding of processes and systems that are
supported by the corporate ERP systems and make recommendations
for global improvement.

- Build relationships with business leads in the Finance group.

- Establish himself/herself as the internal technology lead/SME when
it comes to the Finance.

- Continuously improve professional business and technical skills
through practice, training, and participation in User Groups and
education.

- Supervise, mentor, and develop skills of team members when
appropriate.

Qualifications:

Hot buttons: SAP S/4 implementation experience, hands on config experience, deep understanding of product costing, COPA experience with project systems (capital projects, customer projects) and controlling. Trouble-shooting/debug skills, can talk to all levels of organization

REQUIRED

- Must be a US Citizen, Green Card holder, or Permanent Resident.

- Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or Computer
Science or related field.

- Minimum 5 years of experience configuring and implementing SAP
Finance modules with experience with S4/HANA 1709 or higher.

- Full life cycle implementation experience.

- Experience writing functional specifications and working with ABAP
developers to complete object development (RICEF) and testing.

- Strong scoping/estimation, problem-solving, troubleshooting, and
technical experience with the ability to root cause application
issues.

- Experience in Test case preparation, Unit testing, UAT support.
Experience in 3rd party tools preferred. (Tricentis, HPQC, etc.).

- Experience and expertise in S4/HANA Finance and Central Finance,
responding to user requirements, problem resolution, develop
designs, and process modeling.

- Understanding of business and S/4 configuration knowledge around
General Ledger, Ledger concepts, Profit Center Accounting &
Financial Closing Processes.

- Strong understanding of treasury processes such as cash and
liquidity management, new bank account management, Accounts
Payable, and Automated Payment processes.

- Understanding of the new asset accounting, asset
acquisition/capitalization process using Internal Orders/Project
Systems, Asset life cycle transactions.

- Integration knowledge between FI and other logistics modules (ex:
MM, SD).

Preferred
Masters degree in computer, business, or finance.

- Experience in an operational Finance Role.

- Business processes/configuration around cost center planning,
calculation of activity rates, overhead accounting.

- Core business processes in controlling module along with integration
knowledge with PP, COPA.

- Product cost planning and good understanding of MTS/MTO scenarios
with Sale order costing.

- Material ledger, actual costing is preferred.

- Transfer pricing concept is an added advantage.

- Prior experience working in global manufacturing company.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

It's a Fortune 250 global leader with 100+ years of history and great benefits as a company. As a role, this is super exciting as this person will be starting on the ground floor of implementing SAP S/4 and being part of the newly formed global SAP COE. This will be a decade-long program with plenty of opportunities to grow for everyone involved. You don't come across these opportunities every day when you consider the scope and scale of this project.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 135000

Salary Max : 145000

Currency Type : US Dollars


Durham, NC, United States of America
IT
Job Juncture
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