SAP Central Finance Technical Manager
PwC
 Minneapolis, MN

A career in our SAP Finance practice, within SAP Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients maximise the value of their SAP investment with offerings that address sales, finance, supply chain, engineering, and human capital. We provide comprehensive consulting, system integration and implementation services across multiple SAP applications, products and technologies. Simply put, we focus on delivering business led, technology enabled change for our clients including industry specific enterprise resource planning and the latest in mobile, analytics and cloud solutions. In joining our finance team, you'll work with our clients to transform their finance function and processes by leveraging SAP applications to enhance their core transaction processing and reporting competencies ultimately strengthening their ability to support management decision making and corporate strategy.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Develop new skills outside of comfort zone.
  • Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.
  • Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.
  • Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
  • Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
  • Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.
  • Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.
  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
  • Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Job Requirements and Preferences:

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Degree Required:

Bachelor Degree

Minimum Years of Experience:

6 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Knowledge/Skills:

Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or proven record of success in consulting, designing, implementing and leading consulting engagements within the SAP Central Finance suite including:

  • Demonstrates extensive-level experience in implementing SAP Finance, S/4HANA and Central Finance;
  • Demonstrates extensive-level experience and a proven record of success leading a team in configuration and implementation of Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, and Central Finance;
  • Demonstrates a proven record of success in designing and redesigning Enterprise Data Model especially in the context of preparing for a SAP Central Finance implementation;
  • Demonstrates extensive abilities and a proven record of success as a team leader of Corporate Finance Processes supported by Central Finance such as central payments, open item management, credit management, and shared services;
  • Demonstrates a proven record of success as a team leader driving work to establish business requirements are met;
  • Demonstrates proven thorough abilities to utilize effectively written, verbal, and presentation business communication skills when interacting with clients and firm staff and/or management in a professional services business environment, including articulating technical concepts to business stakeholders and driving development efforts with clients;
  • Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success as a team leader by creating a positive environment, monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members, providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner, and keeping leadership informed of progress and issues;
  • Demonstrates extensive-level experience in SAP Central Finance and S/4HANA with specific focus on SAP Finance/Controlling/Accounting;
  • Demonstrates a proven record of experience on how SLT works in multi ERPs source system, mapping through SLT and MDG and defining Central finance future architecture;
  • Demonstrates extensive-level experience in SAP S/4HANA with reference to Central Finance;
  • Demonstrates a proven record of success and eagerness to prototype, value case, and grow the practice in the latest S/4HANA Central Finance use cases;
  • Demonstrates proven success as a team leader as the point of contact with customers for troubleshooting, investigating, analyzing, solving software problems, mapping client business requirements, processes and objectives, and developing necessary product modifications to satisfy customer's needs;
  • Demonstrates proven ability to conduct complex and interactive solutioning workshops; and,
  • Demonstrates proven experience utilizing 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.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

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