SAP Financials and Controlling Consultant
AppCentric is currently seeking SAP FI-CO consultants to join our dynamic, highly motivated Consulting Team. At AppCentric, a FI-CO Consultant works with customers and plays a lead role in the support and delivery of Financials and Controlling SAP services that are focused on SAPâ
153;s Financials and Controlling Modules; as well as provides expertise in the area of SAP FICO best practices.
The key responsibilities in this role require you to use your expertise in SAP FI-CO to assist our clientsâ Financials and Controlling requirements from conceptual development through to implementation.
To ensure that the customerâs SAP FI / CO solution is implemented to the standards expected
Should perform fit gap workshops (onsite) to gather the customerâs business requirements.
Configure the customerâs solution as per signed-off solution design.
Thoroughly Unit Test the customerâs solution to ensure that Clientâs high quality standards are met and exceeded.
Design and document the customerâs solution in line with the SAP standards and practices.
Liaise with customer throughout the data cleansing, mapping and conversion phase. Provide assistance with data loads and reconciliations.
Provide end user training including creating training manuals, preparing training systems and conducting training sessions.
Generate generic test scripts to enable customer to adequately test the solution provided.
Support customers through User Acceptance Testing, Parallels and Go Live Runs.
Ensure that all deliverables (such as blueprints, specifications & test scripts) are created on-time and accurately as per project timeframes.
Adhere to Clientâs controlling activities / processes.
Liaise with the AppCentric authorized personnel (Project Manager) to provide regular updates on deliverable and task status.
Create and ensure adherence to implementation of related procedures.
Design, configuration and testing of core FI / CO modules (GL, AP, AR) â¢ Design, configuration and testing of Asset Management
Design, configuration and testing of Consolidations in EC-CS
Design, configuration and testing of CO-PA
Create reports with report writer and report painter
Responsible primarily for successful implementation of SAP, including providing functional expertise, guidance, presentation, and instruction on SAP products to clients.
Acts as liaison with client for troubleshooting : investigates, analyses, and solves software problems and maps client business requirements, processes and objectives;
develops necessary product modifications to satisfy clients' needs.
The Consultant facilitates the implementation and support of SAP Financials and Controlling to enhance the client business functionality and overall performance, while maintaining a high degree of customer satisfaction.
Train your colleagues in SAP FICO if required to.
Knowledge and Education
College / University Degree Completion of bachelor's degree in Business Informatics, or a related field or equivalent work experience in IT
â¢ Bachelorâs degree in Computer Science or computer related degree or equivalent experience
â¢ 4 or more years functional SAP experience, including hands on configuration
â¢ Deep knowledge of the SAP FI-CO module
â¢ Knowledgeable in the integration points between SAP WM, MM, SD and FI.
â¢ Experience with requirements gathering and process design.
â¢ Experience with interfaces using BAPI, IDOC
â¢ Experience in business process design concepts and principles. Ability to produce clearly written, well-organized documentation
â¢ Independent, detail oriented, but also a strong team player. Proven individual contributor and collaborator
Skills and Competencies
Excellent Communication skills, analytical skills, problem solving & interpersonal skills SAP, MS Office, Lotus Notes / Outlook experience Works well with groups or individuals and willing to lead by example Flexible, with the capability to deliver results in a fast paced, dynamic, extremely complex environment.
Demonstrates initiative and ability to work in both a team environment as well as independently. Ability to identify, clarify and resolve issues and risks, escalating them as needed.