Location: Heathrow, UK – plus travel within the UK and internationally
Birchman UK is looking for a dynamic SAP FICO consultant on a permanent basis willing to travel within the UK and internationally to work on interesting and challenging consulting assignments. This is a great opportunity for somebody looking to accelerate their career.
Skills, experience and capabilities:
- Excellent hands-on functional configuration experience across SAP Finance, including full end-to-end project lifecycles.
- Strong financial business process experience.
- Recognised Finance / Accounting qualification (ACCA, CIMA, ACA).
- Some exposure to project management.
- Very good client facing skills including excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Well organised with high degree of initiative.
- Strong team player but able to manage own time and work autonomously.
- Willingness to work on support tickets if required.
- Multi-language skills will be seen as an advantage.
- IT sparring partner for the business, both in headquarters and globally
- Analyze and map Finance and costing business requirements into IT possible deliverables
- Design and setting up SAP FICO functionalities including implementation & burn in support, followed by documentation and handover to operations (run).
- Support of running solutions
- Facilitate and contribute in knowledge sharing
- Quality assurance
- Documentation & Best practices to be followed
• Team leading project team members including on-shore and offshore resources
• Leading SAP Business Blueprinting including process design and gap analysis to standard SAP functionality
• Leading configuration of the agreed business blueprint in SAP, highlighting any scope creep or change in requirement
• Managing/conducting system testing, legacy data mapping and integration, specification of non-standard SAP enhancements.
• Technical and process audits and reviews
• Involvement in pre-sales activities including written responses, constructing and running demonstrations and participating in sales presentations
We have a fantastic opportunity to join our Business Systems function based in Edinburgh. As such, we are seeking a Lead SAP FiCo Consultant to work as part of a project team delivering SAP based solutions. As a key member of our Portfolio Delivery team, the Lead SAP FICO Consultant will ensure the design and realisation of functional solutions are fit for purpose and delivered against stated business requirements within our UK Finance division. You will be tasked with delivering expert knowledge in functional area, implement and maintain the specific application/module and deliver 3rd Line application support in line with agreed SLA’s and agreed Finance agenda. The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of finance business processes and broad experience across a range of finance modules.
Absoft Limited is currently offering exciting and challenging opportunities in the field of SAP consultancy! Let us tell you a little about us. Absoft is a fast growing specialist SAP consultancy offering excellent career development and interesting and varied opportunities. We are looking for consultants experienced in finance business processes and configuration.
You are a skilled problem solver with excellent verbal and written communication skills. You have a passion for excellence in customer service with high standards in oral and written communication.
Your work will be varied and challenging, crossing industry sectors and large and small projects. You will also provide high level support to key customers. Absoft invests in its people, providing them with the best possible opportunities for personal growth and development. As well as broadening your experience across industry sectors, you will have significant opportunity for formal continued professional development and training.
SAP FICO Consultant
Job ID GBS-0579428 Job type Full-time Regular
Work country Canada Position type Professional
Work city Bedford, Halifax Posted 07-May-2013
Travel No travel Job area Consulting & Services
Business group Global Business Services Job category Consultant
Business unit ConServ Job role Package Solution Consultant
Job role skillset SAP.FIN.CO
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No
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