|Published||August 17, 2023|
We are seeking an experienced SAP Finance Specialist/Analyst to join our finance team and provide expertise in leveraging SAP ERP system capabilities for financial management and reporting. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in finance and accounting, coupled with in-depth knowledge of SAP's financial modules.
The SAP Finance Specialist/Analyst will play a crucial role in optimizing financial processes, ensuring accurate reporting, and contributing to strategic financial decision-making. Also, the candidate will be able to explore Workshops - configure systems, out-of-the-box functionality, gap analysis, additional development, provide a solution, and conduct another workshop to check if everyone is okay with a proposed solution.
Location: Remote (USA)
Level: 10+ Year
Duration: 1+ Year (option for extension)
*Full-time position - W2 contract*
Role and Responsibilities:
- Collaborate with finance and IT teams to implement, configure, and maintain SAP Financial modules (SAP FICO) to support financial planning, accounting, and reporting functions.
- Ensure accurate and timely recording of financial transactions, including general ledger entries, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and asset management, within the SAP system.
- Perform regular reconciliations and validations of financial data in SAP to ensure data accuracy and consistency.
- Assist in designing and implementing financial controls, workflows, and approval processes within SAP to enhance financial governance.
- Generate and analyze financial reports, statements, and KPIs using SAP's reporting tools, ensuring compliance with accounting standards and regulatory requirements.
- Collaborate with internal and external auditors during financial audits, providing necessary data and documentation from the SAP system.
- Participate in SAP system upgrades, enhancements, and projects related to finance, ensuring smooth transitions and optimal system performance.
- Provide end-user training and support for SAP financial modules, addressing inquiries, troubleshooting issues, and facilitating knowledge transfer.
- Identify opportunities for process improvements and automation within SAP Finance modules to enhance efficiency and reduce manual efforts.
- Stay updated on changes in accounting standards, financial regulations, and SAP updates, and ensure their proper implementation within the SAP system.
- Support cross-functional teams by providing financial insights and data analysis to aid in decision-making and strategic planning.
- Work closely with clients to articulate business problems and translate them into an appropriate solution design.
Required Skills and Qualifications:
- Requires 10+ years on Interim Finance Solution experience SAP Dassian Add On.
- Ability to write BPD's functional specifications, Configuration Design, Build SAP configuration, Test the solution
- Aerospace and Defense Industry experience is a must
- Ability to conduct Explore Phase workshops.
- Excellent Communication Skills
- Travel as per required by the client.
We are an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
If you're interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume at your earliest convenience. We are looking forward to hearing from you!