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SAP Data Functional Associate Director

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Job Description

Role: SAP Master Data Associate Director

Location: London (Manchester or Birmingham considered)

Salary: Competitive salary and package dependent on experience

Career Level: Associate Director

 

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad variety of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge.

 

We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.

 

“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO

 

As a team:

 

As one of SAP’s Tier 1 global partners we understand the importance of data in our client’s transformation journeys. Whether in the context of a S/4HANA transformation or of a data roadmap we strive to bring leading thinking and delivery of innovative solutions to our clients. You will work on full lifecycle data journeys with clients from roadmap through to execution, delivering value through the latest features and benefits within SAP solution set.

 

In our team you will:

 

  • Advise clients on their data transformation roadmaps driving value creation through the positioning of SAP enabled solutions as well as leading solutions from SAP partners.

  • Define solutions to solve client business problems that take advantage of SAP’s latest cloud enabled solutions.

  • Lead the vital solution sign-off with robust thinking based on client business objectives, industry imperatives, risk assessment, budget and technology options.

 

As SAP Master Data Associate Director, you will:

 

  • Take leadership of SAP Data projects covering both functional and technical elements and management of senior business and IT stakeholders.

  • Leading the data elements of clients SAP S/4HANA transformation journeys, helping them to formulate requirements and plans for successfully moving from ECC to SAP S/4HANA.

  • Lead the transformation of clients data governance models, ensuring the relevant business accountabilities are in place and appropriate technologies such as SAP MDG, other MDM tools and innovation are brought to simplify business data processes.

  • Lead sales origination, including working with other Accenture teams in identifying opportunities to grow a successful practice.

Qualifications

We are looking for experience in the following skills:

  • Strong functional data leadership skills for Finance, Supplier, Material and Customer master data. Prior experience of assisting clients with the definition of data management processes and governance models.

  • Experience of both leading clients on the data elements of their S/4HANA roadmaps and supporting the implementation of S/4HANA and associated Data Management solutions like SAP MDG.

  • Proven track record of supporting clients with Data Quality challenges, working with the client to define corrective actions and data quality monitoring solutions.

  • Understanding of Data Management and Governance frameworks and methodologies.

Set yourself apart:

  • Ability to demonstrate innovative thinking in front of our clients in to help them improve the value of their investments in data.

  • Proven track record of the leadership of data solution delivery experience ranging from assisting clients with their initial thinking, through to definition of functional requirements, right through to delivery.

  • The ability to develop relationships with clients, through confidence in communicating challenging points of view and innovative solutions to their business challenges.

What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Closing Date for Applications: 01/05/2024

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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