SAP Controlling Process Expert - Finance Transformation

Posted 01 August 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFinance, Accounting & Audit
Contact NameGareth James

Job description

Job summary:

  • Supporting implementation of E2E Processes (Controlling Business Processes area) during SAP Roll Outs; leading Retrofits as per defined scope
  • Support countries in maintaining designed SAP E2E Processes & Structures in line with Group requirements
  • Observe SAP E2E Processes Spanning Discipline as defined by the Group
  • Provide support in other project related activities


  • Coordination and ongoing support for maintaining SAP E2E processes in cooperation with Sales/Commercial, Operations/Procurement and Finance Teams
  • Support & follow up on the maintenance of local Controlling organisational structures in line with Group requirements
  • Maintain integrity and compliance of Controlling objects in SAP - CoA, Profit and Cost Centers, Mapping, Reporting and Profitability models as already defined
  • Support local organisations in maintaining Group profitability model flows, etc.
  • Maintain SAP Operational CoA, mapping to Group CoA and respective structures
  • Support countries in system related Month/Year End Activities
  • Participates in SAP Solutions Testing activities
  • Support/conduct Training/Knowledge transfer sessions
  • Support the deployment of new reports - SAP, Fiori Analytics
  • Support the preparation of guidelines/manuals/business process flows description

Job requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree, extensive SAP FI/CO related experience
  • Experience with SAP FI/CO implementations is a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft MS Excel
  • Ability to communicate effectively with non-technical staff and with members of interdisciplinary teams
  • Strong troubleshooting, analytical and critical thinking skills, ability to translate higher level knowledge to others
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to understand complex business processes, rules and demonstrate business acumen
  • Project management at a basic level, including coordinating and managing project tasks
  • Cross functional knowledge in multiple SAP modules would be considered as an advantage
  • Readiness to build relationships and trust with honesty and openness with a player learner mindset
  • Independent self-starter with strong ownership, a can-do attitude and focus on results
  • Proven ability to learn new concepts and technologies and apply them to organisation specific conditions.
  • Excellent command of English (oral and written), other languages are a plus