This position is responsible for the execution of the detailed design, configuration and roll out of Rockwell Automation’s business processes for the Finance Controlling team. This position works with the Financial Business Process Team (FIN) and other project teams in analysis and design of business processes; documenting the business processes and data quality requirements; configuring, documenting, and testing the SAP system to support the organization’s best balanced enterprise practices for finance and controlling; help during implementation at each site, including working with end-users and validating data, when required; tier 3 technical support for all configuration and development objects for the Finance Controlling team.
Execute the process of turning blueprints into realized process and system solutions.
Ensure that business processes are effectively mapped in the software configuration.
Design and configure the system to support the organization’s documented best-balanced enterprise processes and data quality vision, together with Data Quality Management, technical teams and the Business Process Owners.
Develop business process documentation for both global, standardized practices and localized exceptional practices or localized statutory practices.
Analyze and decompose current business processes.
Work with Data Quality Management following established guiding policies regarding master data within assigned work stream. Coordinates with Data Quality Management to perform data cleanup, historical data conversion and migration in advance of system cutovers.
Accountable for the design, development, testing, implementation, and support of reports, forms, enhancements, interfaces, and conversions.
Write, execute and document tests of system functionality supporting documented business processes.
Provide post-implementation support.
Consult with business unit management and personnel to identify and document business needs and objectives, current operational procedures, problems, input and output requirements, data scope including archiving and quality requirements, usage, formatting, and security requirements.
Conduct workshops and presentations to validate business processes and solutions with the end user community. Presentation and communication skills are considered essential. The ability to expand the RA knowledge base through informal teaching is a must.
Ensure thorough familiarity with company policies and procedures. Appropriately applies policies and procedures in compliance with government laws. Policies and procedures include, but are not limited to: Standards of Business Conduct, Intellectual Property, Control Environment, Information Protection, ISO 9000 & 14000, government regulations (e.g. health, safety, quality and environmental), data privacy, and functional policies published on the Rockwell Automation Information Network.
A Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or Finance/Accounting is required. Master’s degree along with Finance or Accounting experience is preferred.
At least 1 year experience with SAP Controlling is required. Specific areas include Product Costing in a manufacturing industry centered around product manufacturing, rather than process manufacturing, Profit and Cost Centers, Internal Orders, Allocations, CO-PA, Revenue Recognition, and Settlement processing are all required.
At least 3 years of experience at a product manufacturing company utilizing SAP processes and functionality. Current hands-on experience in design, implementation and support of an SAP ERP 2005 (ECC 6.0) system, or at a minimum SAP R/3 system (version 5.0).
Expertise in recognizing FICO integration points across the SAP project implementation and the ability to generate and document alternative solutions to integration issues.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with proven ability to drive consensus with key constituents.
Product Costing experience for a global manufacturer utilizing standard costing techniques, preferably with configured and engineered to order products experience as well, but not required.
Experience in blueprinting, configuration, testing and roll-out.
Familiarity with multiple operating environments and complex multi-national environments.
Hands-on financial implementation or support of a large scale manufacturing organization.
Experience in designing technical solutions and providing functional requirements to a dedicated development team. Ability to work with the development team on testing and defect resolution is required. Ability to read ABAP and debug modules within SAP is preferred.
Rockwell Automation - 13 months ago