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SAP Finance Functional Senior Manager

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Job Description

Role Title: SAP Finance Functional Senior Manager

Location: London (Birmingham or Manchester considered)

Salary: Competitive salary and package dependent on experience

Career Level: Senior Manager

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. 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:

You will be an integral part of our SAP delivery projects, acting as a Functional Expert in a specific area. You will work closely with clients, translating their business and functional requirements into SAP design documents. In this delivery-focused role, you may lead a functional team and stay on one project for an extended period. Your strong business process knowledge, combined with your in-depth expertise in your functional area, will be key to designing effective and efficient solutions for our clients. Additionally, you will contribute to the Fit to Standard approach for SAP S/4 transformations, ensuring seamless business transformations. 

In our team you will:

  • Work with single or multiple clients at a time, focusing on delivery projects as a Functional Expert in Finance and Controlling. 

  • Engage in longer-term projects, collaborating with clients and functional teams to design and implement SAP solutions. 


We are looking for experience in the following skills:

  • 10+ years of SAP Finance experience.

  • At least 5 full lifecycle implementations of all phases.

  • Recognized as a functional leader and expert, providing thought leadership and insights.

  • Ability to mentor and guide junior consultants, fostering their professional growth and development.

  • Experience leading large-scale SAP S/4 HANA transformations and managing complex projects.

  • Experience in developing and nurturing strategic partnerships with SAP and other technology vendors to enhance Accenture's SAP Finance offerings.

  • Track record of successfully influencing clients' finance transformation journeys and driving business value through SAP implementations.

Desirable Skills:

  • Broader understanding of S/4 HANA technology landscape, S/4 HANA Migration, and complimentary or third-party solutions.

  • Have already obtained or aspire to work towards SAP S/4 HANA cloud certification in their functional area.

  • Have worked on SAP public and private cloud projects in any scale.

  • Interest in specializing as a functional Subject Matter Expert (SME) in a specific area of Finance.

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

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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