SAP FICO Functional Consultant

at Cardinal Health
Location Dublin, OH
Date Posted November 7, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a global, integrated healthcare services and products company connecting patients, providers, payers, pharmacists and manufacturers for integrated care coordination and better patient management. Backed by nearly 100 years of experience, with more than 50,000 employees in nearly 60 countries, Cardinal Health ranks among the top 20 on the Fortune 500.

We currently have a career opening for an SAP FICO Functional Consultant.

The SAP FICO Functional Consultant. be responsible for facilitating the implementation and support of SAP Financials and Controlling to enhance the clients’ business functionality and overall performance, while maintaining a high degree of customer satisfaction.   Also, this position will be responsible for:


  • Deep understanding of SAP financial integration within Order to Cash and Procure to Pay processes.
  • Have an intimate knowledge of supply chain solutions and other capabilities enabled by SAP.
  • ​Provide thought leadership in supporting Cardinal's cash management, credit management, collection and dispute functions.
  • Provide functional expertise, guidance, presentation, and instruction on SAP products to clients.
  • Configure SAP systems within the SAP FICO module along with working across all FICO sub-modules (GL, AP, AR, FA etc.)
  • Develop finance solutions that enhance and extend Cardinal Health’s investment in SAP.
  • Mentor and develop SAP teams and provide SAP related advise to various groups within Cardinal.
  • Develop highly effective working relationships with other IT and Business teams within and across business units through flawless execution and open, honest, direct communication.
  • Have an enterprise perspective and help others to understand broad implications of decision making.
  • Overall thought leadership in SAP.

What Software Engineering contributes to Cardinal Health

  • Software Engineering is responsible for designing, developing, implementing and supporting applications, systems and IT products required to achieve the company's business objectives.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of software development techniques and fluency in software languages and application programming interfaces.
  • Demonstrates general understanding of hardware/software platforms including but not limited to operating systems, databases, application servers, web servers and integration technologies.
  • Plans and executes system implementations that ensure success and minimize risk of system outages or other negative production impacts.
  • Demonstrates conceptual knowledge of architecture standards and database and operating systems.
  • Demonstrates problem solving ability that allows for effective and timely resolution of system issues including but not limited to production outages.
  • Analyzes production system operations using tools such as monitoring, capacity analysis and outage root cause analysis to identify and drive change that ensures continuous improvement in system stability and performance.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of software development, life cycle, modeling of business processes, application design patterns, business/functional documents. Estimates to high level business requirements and provide options analysis.


  • Deep understanding with relevant experience of SAP financial integration Procure to Pay processes (3 way match, GR/IR match, invoice processing, GR processing, returns processing, etc.); exposure to SAP Ariba would be a plus.
  • Proven leadership ability preferred
  • Have an intimate knowledge of supply chain solutions and other capabilities enabled by SAP.
  • Configure SAP systems within the SAP FICO module along with working across all FICO sub-modules (GL, AP, AR, FA etc.)
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent work experience.

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies advanced knowledge and understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to manage a wide variety of projects
  • Participates in the development of policies and procedures to achieve specific goals
  • Recommends new practices, processes, metrics, or models
  • Works on or may lead complex projects of large scope
  • Projects may have significant and long-term impact
  • Provides solutions which may set precedent
  • Independently determines method for completion of new projects
  • Receives guidance on overall project objectives
  • Acts as a mentor to less experienced colleagues

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.