SAP Finance & Controlling (FI/CO) Consultant
Company: Genesis Consulting is a strategic management consulting
firm focused on transforming organizations with Enterprise systems. For more
than 18 years, our leaders have provided world class SAP solutions to customers
around the globe with specific experience in both the Public Sector and
Commercial industries. Built of industry leading talent, our high-performing
teams focus intently on added value and flawless execution. Through senior
leadership and hands-on consulting expertise, we help organizations promote
business effectiveness and efficiency by delivering quality products and
services. At Genesis Consulting, an equal opportunity employer, we believe in
teamwork, collaboration, and delivering results with consistently high
Location: Newport News / Hampton Roads, Virginia
Duration: 3 month contract to hire / permanent
Industry: Discrete Manufacturing / Aerospace & Defense
Rate: Negotiable hourly contract ? Converting to base
Responsible for the analysis, design and support of solutions within SAP that
meet the business needs of the customer. The individual will follow an IEPG
process and perform requirements analysis, specification development, system
design and testing associated with implementation and support of SAP FI/CO,
including integration with other SAP modules and legacy systems. The individual
needs the ability to work with and lead teams consisting of project management,
systems engineers/business analysts, technical resources, process leads, and
system users to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of business process
? Identify and implement solutions to broad, complex, and critical
customer enhancement challenges and issues using a high degree of insight,
research, and analytical skills, to develop new or enhanced methods and
techniques to resolve problems.
? Contribute to the overall planning of projects by recommending
approaches, identifying resources, and developing timelines. Leverage lifecycle
implementation experience to anticipate changes required in project plans and
processes. Effectively communicate issues and alternative solutions. Takes
initiative to achieve valued-added results and improve upon solutions offered.
? Lead small work teams (2-6 professionals) on medium and large scale
projects. Manage project scope and customer expectations. Plan and organize the
work of the team and ensure that accepted project methodology, techniques, tools
and solutions are being followed. Monitor and report on project status and
determines, monitors, and reports on project status.
? Develop and foster collaborative working relationships with the
customer, project managers and team members. Ensure the successful
implementation of assigned projects through the entire project lifecycle.
Deliver quality products on time and within budget.
? Minimum of 9 years IT experience with BS, or 7 years with MS, in
Engineering, IT or related field.
? Minimum of 9 years hands-on configuration and customization
experience in SAP FI/CO (see configuration areas listed below)
? Extensive functional design, configuration, testing and support
knowledge and project experience in SAP FICO
? Demonstrated proactive IT leadership
? Demonstrated facilitation skills and IT systems design experience
? Previous full-life cycle SAP implementation experience, using the CMMI
IEPG processes is a plus
? In depth knowledge in integrating FICO with other SAP modules (e.g.
SD, MM, HR)
? In depth knowledge in integration of third party interfaces and
reporting tools into SAP
? Experienced in managing projects and modules planning, executing,
monitoring and effectively tracking project progress.
? Expertise on Business Process Re-engineering, Blueprinting,
Implementation, Development, Configuration, Production, Support, Unit and
Integration Testing, Training and Documentation.
? System’s engineering mindset
? Excellent communication skills, exceptional ability to perform
individually as well as in a team.
? Discrete manufacturing and/or Aerospace & defense industry consulting
? Experience integrating SAP with Siemens Team center
? Experience utilizing CMMI IEPG processes.
? Previous experience as Lead SAP FICO consultant
? Background in ABAP development
? General Ledger
? New General Ledger
? Accounts Payable
? Treasury Cash Management
? Lockbox Processing
? Bank Customization
? Asset Accounting
? Profit Center and Cost Center Accounting
? Enterprise Structure (FICO)
? Cost Settlement Processing (for Networks, WBS Elements, Internal
? Results Analysis
? Backlog and Acquisitions
? Overhead Allocation and Control
? Grouping, Pegging and Distribution (GPD)
? Earned Value Management (EVMS)