PwC SAP FICO Senior Associate in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Industry/Sector: CM X-Sector
Time Type: Full time
Travel Requirements: Up to 80%
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.
As a Senior Associate, 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:
Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching them to deliver results.
Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems.
Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current industry or sector trends.
Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation and can explain the reasons for this choice.
Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives.
Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing and connecting with others.
Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality relationships.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Minimum Years of Experience :
Preferred Qualifications :
Preferred Fields of Study :
Commerce, Computer and Information Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems
Certification(s) Preferred :
SAP S/4 HANA
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success as an implementation Workstream Lead, Cutover Manager or Test Manager with at least two full lifecycle implementations of SAP S/4 HANA within a consulting or professional services environment.
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:
Managing multiple engagements acting as primary contact for managed service delivery for clients;
Collaborating with transition manager to assess and implement managed services tools and processes that address client needs;
Owning Order to Cash SAP components for production support;
Adhering to scope and service levels as well as driving continual service improvement (CSI);
Performing resource planning, scope and estimate team utilization and projecting staffing adjustments;
Assessing project risks, alert and escalate to appropriate channels;
Managing engagement financials;
Implementing cutover planning and execution as well as post go-live hypercare support; and,
Scoping and leading projects using ‘Agile’ principles.
Demonstrates thorough ability 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 thorough abilities and success as a team leader: creating a positive environment by 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.
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