SAP FI Consultant

Proteus Europe
London (West)
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Proteus Europe is searching for a SAP FI consultant to join the permanent team of one of our prestigious high tech clients based in West London. Our Client :- They are part of a globally known high tech leader in industry with a range of products spanning the globe. This part of the global corporation is developing next generation Biometric solutions which we will all be using in the future to provide FIDO (Fast identity online) to perform online transactions or perhaps unlock your car via your mobile phone. As such they are at the cutting edge of technology with a clear vision for the future in the tech field. This is your chance to become part of their winning team. Your New role :- Purpose of the role: The role is to provide support and consulting services within the Regional ERP team for the FI (TR)/CO module, in particular Global ERP Financial systems. The role requires deep and strong knowledge for business practices in accounting procedure, and also process knowledge in SAP. Experience and knowledge on integrated processes with Sales (SD)/Purchasing (MM) would be highly beneficial. The individual is responsible to support business initiatives in the Finance and Controlling area, involves creativity to prototype innovative solutions with and requires deep SAP application knowledge to function as an internal consultant to the business. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES - Basic support on VOC Ticket system for any Customers request regarding the Global ERP system - Offer consulting services for internal customer requests. - Preferably, Understand SD/MM interfaces to FI (TR)/CO and other areas of overlap. - Understand Companys Business process and map system to Business process. - Identifying the weak areas in the process and educate the users for a better improved process. - Providing Risk and compliance reports to top management and advise them on how to improve identified areas. - Involve in internal Audits and identify weak areas then to reporting to top Management. - Ensure all work undertaken and system applications conform to Company standards and procedures and meet the agreed service levels - Manage, plan and prioritize tasks to achieve agreed deadlines and meet user requirements - Identify and implement improvements to systems and its applications to meet forecast business requirements - Work in multi-disciplinary teams on major projects, contributing expertise and advise to ensure successful project completion - Working with both Korean and EMEA customers. Therefore, the ability to speak bilingual in English/Korean, or Fluent English speaking with one of the European languages would be beneficial General Profile - Conversant with concepts of Finance and Controlling in a multi-national and multi-company environment - Shares own expertise with others; provides guidance and support to others - Completes own role independently or with minimal supervision/guidance - Able to communicate at all levels within our client and in the customer companies with people for whom English may not be the mother tongue. - Willing to travel to client sites to advise customers on improvements and work towards a consistent approach to FI(TR)/CO matters. Your Skills and experience :- Essential Skills :- - Experience in the FI(TR)/CO modules in SAP, knowledge in ECC 6.0 is preferable. - Good Business Process knowledge in Retail industry(or Hi-Tech Product Sales) - At least 1 lifecycle implementation, as a SAP Power(Super) user or as a SAP Functional consultant, preferably 2 or more times full life-cycle of implementation in SAP - Experience of working in a large multi-national company in a support and development role. - Good customer facing skills with experience of all levels of people in the user community up to and including senior board members. - Basic knowledge of Programing, preferably ABAP in SAP. - Good Experience of consulting with top management and stake holders. - Knowledge of SD, MM, FI (TR)/CO, IDOCS and ALE would be an advantage. - Able to take responsibility, work under pressure, show initiative and have good problem solving and communication skills. Desirable Skills :- - Experience of SAP FI (TR)/CO , in addition SAP knowledge of sales and logistics practices and processes would be beneficial. - Some knowledge of Programing, preferably ABAP in SAP. - Dedicated to customer care or customer support. - Ability to liaise with internal and external customers at all levels. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills. - Must be free to travel within Europe/Africa or to South Korea, as required. - Self-motivated, well presented, professional and dedicated. - Largely autonomous role and comfortable with working with senior managers within IT and within the business. Proteus Europe operates in partnership with our candidates by building strong and lasting relationships at all levels. If you apply for this role, we will: - Contact you within one week to discuss your current situation and suitability for this role. - Keep searching for other suitable positions should this role not be right for you. - Keep you informed at every stage of the recruitment process. - Actively follow up with our client on your behalf to gain useful feedback throughout the process. If you are looking for a new role, but this role isn't quite right for you, please contact us in confidence for a discussion about how we can help you. This job was originally posted as