Senior SAP Central Finance Consultant –
Senior SAP Central Finance Consultant
Title: Senior SAP Central Finance ConsultantLocation: U.S.Position Type: Full TimeAbout Us:TruQua Enterprises, LLC is a growing Professional Services and licensed software development partner of SAP products and solutions located in downtown Chicago. Our expertise lies in Financial software, analytics and Cloud solutions for Fortune 500 organizations on a national and global scale. We are a Certified Great Place to Work and were ranked by Fortune Magazine as the 11 Best Place to Work in Chicago for small and medium-sized companies in 2017. We look for individuals who embody our values of ‘Smart, Driven and NiceJob Description: TruQua is actively looking for a Senior SAP Central Finance Consultant with strong and proven hands-on experience in SAP Central Finance, SAP S/4HANA Finance and SAP FI/CO. This is a key Senior-level role, requiring deep knowledge and understanding of SAP technical & functional SAP Central Finance capabilities, as well as business processes and industry best practices. As a Senior SAP Central Finance Consultant, you will be expected to lead the customer project in the implementation, customization, and support of their SAP Central Finance and related modules. This role requires deep consulting skills, leadership, business acumen, strong ERP knowledge and SAP solution expertise to drive a successful implementation. Additionally, the role involves hands-on implementation, testing, and prototyping of the newest SAP Central Finance and SAP S/4HANA Finance modules within TruQua’s internal systems. The candidate must be willing & able to learn and/or apply current skills to take a leading role in SAP Central Finance implementations. She/he will also have experience leading project teams and a willingness to share knowledge and help train Junior resources to strengthen the overall capabilities of TruQua’s SAP Financials practice. Your job duties will include but are not limited to learning, performing, executing as well as training and mentoring in the following areas: Responsible for the successful implementation of customer’s SAP FICO modules, including providing functional expertise, hands-on delivery, customization, guidance, presentation, and instruction on SAP products Deep product expertise/business experience in SAP Central Finance and S/4HANA with specific focus on SAP Finance/Controlling/Accounting; strong knowledge of SAP S/4HANA Finance Knowledge of upcoming changes in SAP FICO with SAP S/4HANA, as well as an eagerness to learn, prototype, and grow expertise in the latest SAP financial technologies Act as direct point of contact with customer for troubleshooting: investigate, analyze, solve software problems and map client business requirements, processes and objectives; develop necessary product modifications to satisfy customer’s needs Ability to conduct complex and interactive solutioning workshops Strong knowledge of SAP Implementation ASAP Methodology Provide continuous feedback on project status and offer constructive options to ensure project continues to meet original expectations Continuously demonstrate and deliver strong and highly professional customer service commitment Utilize technical and industry knowledge to identify complex client issues and build long-term business relationships with key executives through engagement delivery, as well as networking in professional organizations Contribute thought leadership to the development and growth of our TruQua brand and intellectual capital by, among others: Publishing articles, white papers, and/or speaking at select domestic and/or global conferences Manage and provide leadership to entry level consultants and become actively involved in team development and practice management Actively contribute to and take a leadership role in pre-sales and RFP initiatives Understand and exemplify TruQua corporate values & deep commitment to excellence at all levels; internally and externally. Requirements and Qualifications: Experience in at least one full implementation/migration project in SAP Central Finance a must Experience with SAP S/4HANA, SAP S/4HANA Finance a must Functional/technical proficiency in SAP applications related work, including at least three full lifecycle SAP FICO implementations and solid industry and/or consulting experience Strong hands on experience in and knowledge of design, configuration and testing of core Financial Accounting (FI) and Managerial Accounting (CO) Strong experience in and knowledge of key integration points with SAP FICO and other SAP modules, including COPA, ML, New GL, SD, MM, PP, PM, PS and T SAP FICO, Reporting, and Allocations experience a plus Proven experience in configuring, testing, and supporting SAP Finance solutions Must have implementation experience with configuring document splitting for full balance sheet reporting by different lines of businesses within a company code Strong experience and knowledge of Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Product Costing/Actual Costing/Material Ledger, Cost Center Accounting, Internal Orders, Profit Center also important Experience with SAP Activate Methodology, and ABAP development/debugging a plus Must have a Financial Services and/or Accounting background Strong configuration and design skills required Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university; MBA or other relevant Master’s degree from an accredited college/university is preferred Demonstrated track record of leadership, client management, and delivery Excellent presentation skills Articulate with impeccable verbal and written communication skills in English. Strong & discerning listener Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills Thirst for knowledge and eagerness to learn and grow skills in new areas Highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organized A self-starter who can effectively work within a strong team culture, all the while being independent in managing his/her deliverables; highly driven and self-motivated Can roll-up his/her sleeves and be a team player willing to jump in when help is needed, even if tasks aren’t on your job description Can work in a fast paced, open, collaborative, passionate and driven environment Ability to manage a direct report, prioritize effectively, network internally to get things done and be accountable for his/her decisions. Other Information about the role: Travel: Required up to 100% Start date: Immediately Compensation: Highly competitive based on experience Corporate Benefits: Paid vacation/PTO and personal days corporate holidays Top-of-the-line health benefits with premium providers, including medical, dental, vision, Life, LT, ST disability insurance Extensive retirement offerings, including competitive 401(k) plan with corporate match Company phone and laptop. Legal Disclaimer:By submitting your application andinformation to “TruQua, an IBM Company” you acknowledge and agree that your information can be used and made available to our subsidiaries and affiliates, and that you may be interviewed by, or ultimately offered employment by, any of IBM’s subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide.