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SAP FICO SME (Albany NY area) relo avail - $150,000 to $196,000

Schenectady, NY
FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Principal Analyst I - IT Global Controlling
LOCATION: Schenectady, New York (near Albany NY) - relocation benefits are available.
TYPE: HYBRID - two days of work from home per week

SALARY - $150,000 to $196,000

**candidate needs to be either US Citizen or Green Card holders

Position Summary:
  • Looking for a high-level SAP FICO expert to join the team and optimize the finance strategy. In this role you will lead the configuration, architecture, and development of SAP and related systems, focusing on FICO functionality. Partnering with our global business finance team, you will define best practices for IT and the business.
  • Deep Dive into FICO: This role offers the chance to work on complex FICO configurations, architecture, and development. It's a dream job for someone who loves the intricacies of SAP FICO.
  • Collaborative Spirit: Work closely with the global business finance team, fostering strong relationships and knowledge sharing.
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME): Become a recognized expert in IT Global Finance and Controlling, sharing knowledge, and setting standards.

Job Description:
  • Serve as the chief and principal architect and subject matter expert for all aspects of the SAP Controlling Module which drives the highly complex product costing for the company ($2 billion+, global chemical manufacturer) and enabling and providing reporting required by the CEO and Board of Directors working closely with all levels of the business and IT
  • Perform requirements gathering, analysis, design and lead the eventual build of projects and enhancements, including technical specifications for all FICO configuration, custom coding / ABAP and interfaces to/from the FICO modules.
  • Leads overall execution of cross functional FICO related (SAP and other IT solutions) projects; drives to deliver on key milestones and deliverables. Bonding a wide variety of disciplines to deliver the solutions.
  • Provides overall IT Leadership for all aspects related to IT Finance and customer focusing processes, systems, and procedures.
  • Serve as a project manager on one or more small to large projects executing SAP FICO requirements but have the ability to manage projects that also include other SAP / non SAP functional areas.
  • Assist, participate, identify and/or perform configuration activities within the SAP ERP FI/CO module including Material Ledger, Product costing (PCC), General Ledger, Cost Center Accounting (CCA), Profit Center Accounting (PCA), Profitability Analysis, Asset Accounting, and Project Systems/Investment management.
  • Serve as mentor and internal consultant on aspects related to SAP FICO to both junior team members as well as partnering with key business finance team members to continue to evolve operations related to IT Finance.
  • Respond to production application and systems problems and drive or support the analysis and remediation efforts. This includes being on call and support off-hours and holidays.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business, Math, Engineering, or a related field or equivalent is required.
  • 15+ years of direct technical experience with SAP FICO modules including configuration, customization, and operation of related transactions.
  • 10+ years of strong technical and hands-on experience implementing and supporting SAP Material Ledger and Actual Costing
  • Strong technical and hands-on experience implementing and supporting Group Valuation in SAP
  • 5+ years of project management experience or leading teams in implementations or supporting SAP Systems
  • Mastery of capabilities and limitations of standard SAP solutions in FICO and customer functions and full understanding of the configuration and customization within these areas.
  • Domain experience in multiple areas of core finance (e.g. Manufacturing finance, FA, FP&A, AP, AR, Treasury, etc)
  • Hands-on experience in implementing and supporting fixed asset accounting, Profitability Analysis (CO-PA), and profit center accounting.
  • Hands-on experience in implementing and supporting the integration between SAP modules - FI-SD, FI-MM, and FI-PP and intercompany accounting
  • Experience managing, implementing, and integrating non-SAP finance applications into and with SAP (i.e. OneStream, Blackline, Reporting, etc).
  • Strong English Communication Skills (verbal and written)
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, effectively interacting with others.
  • Experience in off/onshore models as well as working with virtual teams and global IT and business team members.
  • Conceptual and analytical thinker – ability to extract, analyze, and document complex business and technical requirements/strategies from customers and IT team members.

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:
  • MS WORD Resume
  • required compensation.
  • Contact information.
  • Availability
Upon receipt, one of our managers will contact you to discuss the position in full detail.

Jason Denmark
Recruiting Manager

EMAIL: jdenmark@intermediagroup.com
LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasondenmark/



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