A fantastic opportunity has arisen within G3 Global for a SAP FI / CO Solution Architect to join its consulting team. The ideal individual for this role will be someone who has made the journey from business accounting into the post of SAP Principle / Subject Matter Expert / Managing Consultant / Solution Architect.
The role is client-facing and will see you working with a number of household names, helping them to define their business issues and processes and translating them into SAP requirements. You will also participate at various stages of project delivery and completion.
SAP FI / CO Solution Architect:
You would be required to perform various tasks inherent within the SAP FI / CO function and to ensure alignment of all SAP solutions in respect of finance modules and integration with such modules against our clients’ strategic goals and objectives.
It would be a distinct advantage if the candidate also possessed a finance background gained through experience of working within an accounting function and had also gained finance qualifications with one of the recognised professional bodies within the industry (i.e. ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA).
Provide consulting expertise across the whole breadth of financial modules plus the integration points with the other non-financial modules of SAP
Provide guidance on business processes based upon sound understanding of key functions within finance
Provide business application support to existing live customers in line with agreed service levels
Troubleshoot and resolve FI / CO problems / failures for both external and internal customers updating ticket logging systems in a timely and accurate manner
Understand current G3 “golden” SAP template finance solution and participate actively in expanding and refining the solution for existing and future customers.
Design, develop and lead workshops across the lifecycle from requirement gathering through to confirmation of final solutions.
Design, develop and deliver end user training
Maintain up to date documentation of implemented solutions (both project and support)
Actively share knowledge with G3 consultants
We are looking to recruit an experienced SAP FI / CO Solution Architect with relevant experience. This is an excellent opportunity which offers exposure to a number of SAP products running the latest software applications. This role would suit someone with the following skills:
Education & Qualifications:
Relevant degree or diploma
An SAP FI / CO certification would be an added advantage
A professional finance qualification would be an added advantage
Technical Skills & Experience:
You must have a minimum of 10 years practical SAP FI / CO experience and have been involved in at least 5 major SAP implementations.
SAP FI / CO implementation and support skills encompassing as a minimum a majority of the following elements:
FI- General Ledger (including New GL) / Accounts Payable / Accounts Receivable / Asset Accounting / Treasury Financial Supply Chain Management
CO – Cost Elements / Cost & Profit Centers / Internal Orders / Planning / Budgeting / Activity Based Costing / Product Costing / Profitability Analysis
Key points of integration between finance and other modules; SD billing including revenue recognition / MM purchase requisition, order, invoice verification & goods receipting / MM inventory management/HR expenses / HR payroll / HR CATS / HR Training & Events / PP costing; confirmations and results analysis
Project System – Organisational Structures / Document Management / Date Scheduling / Resource & Workforce Planning / Cost & Revenue handling including Budget and Availability Control / Cash Management / Confirmations / Progress Analysis and Reporting
Good understanding of SAP landscape and architecture.
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with internal and external customers.
Be a team player.
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