Posted on February 3, 2016 · Posted in SAP

Our client, major international organisation are looking for an experience SAP FI CO Functional Expert for their group IT. A Senior Functional Consultant / Business Analyst – SAP (FI-CO) to work in partnership with the Business providing SAP Finance Controlling implementation, support, innovation, leadership and expertise on day-to-day business activities and project initiatives.

The successful candidate will be able to effectively prioritise and deliver assigned tasks across multiple streams as well as maintaining and improving an increasing number of business relationships.

The post holder will have extensive and demonstrable SAP FI technical experience in a SAP ECC6 environment and experience of leading SAP/ project implementations/ work streams and business change in large organisations.

Your challenge

In this role the key responsibilities will include:

  • Identify and utilise SAP or industry best practice. Align to proposals, considering practicality, alternative solutions and business readiness
  • Lead investigations, stake holder analysis, requirements analysis, feasibility studies and impact assessments
  • Review proposed benefits and highlight any risks/ issues in new/ redesigned processes/ solutions, confirm the acceptance & success criteria and document in a business justification
  • Apply the use of standards, methods and tools for requirements capture, process modelling, fit-gap analysis, risk/ impact evaluation etc.
  • Assessment of costs, timescales and resource requirements
  • Recommend & participate in developing enhancements to standard system configuration templates
  • Manage full lifecycle implementations and/ or Lead project work stream
  • Collaborate across project teams and business and external vendors.
  • Manage 3rd party suppliers and internal technical resource
  • Service delivery and application support
  • System modification, configuration and testing

Key skills & experience

  • Excellent FI implementation & support expertise SAP ECC6 (NewGL, GL AR, AP, FA …) and good CO CO-OM, EC-PCA, CO-PA, CO-PC…
  • Good understanding and experience of interfaces from other SAP modules (SD, MM…)
  • You have participated in the design and roll-out of a SAP “global template” for an international company.
  • Previous experience in Business Process Modelling, Requirements gathering, stakeholder management, and solutions design, build, test and deployment using recognized techniques and tools
  • You are fluent in English (Dutch or French or German are an asset).
  • You have the ambition to develop your financial and project management skills within a dynamic international setting.
  • You are “results oriented”, with a capacity to drive and achieve projects within agreed time and budget.
  • You enjoy working in a multicultural environment and you are a team-player.
  • You are flexible to travel for international roll out projects

Desirable skills and experience.

  • SAP Certification in FI and CO modules or equivalent would be
  • Accounting/Finance/IT degree or equivalent (CIMA, ACCA, ACA)
  • ITIL v2/v3 Foundation qualified or equivalent (COBIT)
  • Good BW/BI skills – ability to extract data and write management reports
  • Knowledge of SAP HANA
  • Whilst this is a hands on delivery role some Project Leadership / Project Management could be offered as part of the role.

Minimum required language knowledge (speaking+writing):

  • English

Job Location:                  Belgium
Job Reference:               113117
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Excellent basic salary bonus & benefits