Financial SAP Automation Specialist

at Kontoor Brands, Inc.
Published November 27, 2023
Location Harrisburg, PA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Who We Are:

Kontoor Brands, Inc. (KTB) is the parent company of Wrangler, Lee and Rock & Republic, with owned manufacturing facilities in Mexico and Nicaragua. Kontoor also owns and operates over 140 retail stores across the globe. Our global company employs more than 15,000 people in 65 countries, with world headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina, and regional headquarters in Geneva and Hong Kong.

Job Posting:

Financial SAP Automation Specialist

As a Financial SAP Automation Specialist, you will be a driving force in revolutionizing our financial processes by combining your expertise in SAP systems with advanced automation tools. Your role will encompass designing, developing, and implementing automation solutions to streamline financial workflows, enhance data analysis, and facilitate data-driven decision-making.


  • Collaborate with finance and IT teams to identify, assess, and prioritize financial processes suitable for automation within the SAP environment.
  • Leverage your proficiency in SAP Financial modules to integrate financial data and processes seamlessly, ensuring accurate and efficient automation solutions.
  • Design, develop, and implement RPA solutions using SAP Automation tools (e.g., SAP Intelligent RPA) to automate manual tasks, data entry, reconciliation, reporting, and compliance checks. Self-Learner of SAP Build application that was just released.
  • Leverage your proficiency in SAP Financial modules to integrate financial data and processes seamlessly, ensuring accurate and efficient automation solutions.
  • Utilize Machine Learning and AI techniques to analyze financial data, detect anomalies, forecast trends, and provide actionable insights to finance stakeholders.
  • Analyze current financial workflows, identify bottlenecks and inefficiencies, and propose innovative automation strategies to enhance financial operational efficiency.
  • Collaborate with finance and technology stakeholders to gather requirements, design automation workflows, and ensure alignment with business objectives and regulatory standards.
  • Monitor and maintain the performance of automation solutions, proactively addressing any issues and continuously improving the efficiency of financial processes.
  • Leads projects and helps set strategic direction for automation for the Finance IT Department


  • 5 years of hands-on experience working with SAP Financial modules (e.g., SAP S/4HANA Finance, SAP ERP Financials).
  • Proficiency in SAP Automation tools (e.g., SAP Intelligent RPA / SAP Build) and other automation technologies such as RPA (e.g., UIPath, Automation Anywhere), Machine Learning frameworks, and AI tools.
  • Ability to learn SAP Signavio and SAP Build which is SAP's process mining tool and application development tool. Prior experience is a plus
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify process inefficiencies and design innovative automation solutions.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to interact effectively with finance and technical stakeholders.
  • Strong attention to detail, with the ability to translate complex financial requirements into technical automation solutions.
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, information Technology, or a related field. Advanced degree or relevant certifications are a plus.


Why Kontoor Brands?

At Kontoor, we offer a comprehensive benefit package to fit your lifestyle and our benefits are crafted with the same care as our products.

When our employees are healthy, secure and well, they bring their best selves to work. Kontoor Brands supports you with a competitive benefits program that provides choice and flexibility to meet your and your family's needs - now and in the future. We offer resources to support your physical, emotional, social and financial wellbeing, plus benefits like discounts on our apparel. Kontoor Brands also provides four weeks of Paid Parental Leave to eligible employees who are new parents, Flexible Fridays and tuition reimbursement.

Our Kontoor D&I Mission

At Kontoor, we believe that D&I is a key enabler to a culture that empowers us to work with passion and confidence, shaping our brand and future.

Our Kontoor D&I Commitment

  • Create a global workforce of high-performing teams that both unlocks our individual uniqueness and harnesses our collaborative talents
  • Ensure an equitable environment that attracts & promotes diverse workforce
  • Foster inclusivity, ensuring employees feel they can bring their whole selves to work