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S4 Central Finance Mgr - Southwest

Job Location: TX - Dallas

Job Number: 00467858


- Job description

Join Accenture Consulting and you’ll work alongside fellow industry experts to lead transformational projects, define cutting edge solutions, and solve our client’s most complex business challenges. And because our clients span the full range of industries - Including 94 of the Fortune 100 - you’ll have the opportunity to pursue your passion, hone your expertise and deepen your knowledge.


As a Consulting practitioner in the Products industries, you’ll work with clients to positively impact the lives of consumers, patients, and travelers. You’ll affect what people purchase, how they shop and what they drive, have the opportunity to help create a more connected experience for travelers, and influence how physicians, patients and pharma companies work together.  Upon joining the Accenture team, you will embark on a fast paced career path to Managing Director that will allow you to utilize your deep industry experience and specialized skills to design, sell and lead industry-defining transformational programs. You will use your expertise to drive opportunity—for the company and for yourself—while maintaining the flexibility you need to keep your career ahead of the curve.


Products Technology Consulting - SAP

Are you ready to help our clients’ move their ERP away from a monolithic back-office application towards a modern architecture that enables digital enterprise transformation?  Do you want to help the biggest brands simplify their existing IT investments, better connect them to the rest of the business, and improve their agility?  Are you capable of leveraging business and technical disciplines to transform ideas into fully designed and implemented ERP solutions driving maximum business value?


If yes, then Products SAP is the place for you to grow your reputation as you become an Accenture leader! As part of a diverse global community you’ll both learn from and coach our consulting practitioners as you work to originate new sales opportunities with our clients, architect innovative technology solutions, and develop critical thought leadership in your area of expertise.


Business & Technology Integration professionals advise upon, design, develop and/or deliver technology solutions that support best practice business changes

The Technology Consulting Manager provides consultative Business and System Integration services to help clients implement effective solutions. Understands and translates customer needs into business and technology solutions via the analysis, design and/or development of best practice business changes.

Job Description
SAP professionals design, implement and deploy SAP solutions to achieve defined business goals. Maintain skills in SAP applications process design and configuration; SAP application design, development, integration, testing and deployment; and SAP application technical architecture.

SAP-Financials Accounting and Operations professionals design, implements and deploy SAP financial solutions for finance, accounting, cost controls, executive controls, treasury, investment management and real estate management.



As an S4 Central Finance Manager, you will have the opportunity to:  

  • Advise upon, lead and work on high impact activities within the systems. development lifecycle, and provide advisory work for the IT function itself
  • Able to lead large-scale, global work streams requiring specific knowledge of SAP S4 Finance. 
  • Lead teams of junior onshore and offshore team members in mobilizing and delivery S4 Finance solutions for Products Clients. 
  • Proficient-to-advanced understanding of SAP Finance, including one or more of the following: GL, asset accounting, payables, receivables, financial master data, controlling, financial reporting. 
  • Experience in SAP Landscape Transformation in integrating Central Finance with other peripheral applications.


A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

·        Identifies, assesses and solves complex business problems for area of responsibility, where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.

·        Closely follows the strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near term goals.

·        Interacts with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach.

·        Has some latitude in decision-making. Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.

·        Decisions have a major day to day impact on area of responsibility. 

·        Manages large - medium sized teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum of 4+ years of SAP Finance experience - in business case/strategy efforts to scope and deploy SAP S4 Finance and SAP COPA

• Minimum of 4+ years of SAP S4 Finance - hands-on experience on one or more engagements
• Minimum of 4+ years of leading work streams of >10 team members on large, global SAP deployments
• Minimum of 4+ years of leading SAP Finance-related business case/strategy efforts to scope and deploy SAP S4 Finance
• Minimum of 4+ years of leading SAP Finance-related business case/strategy efforts to scope and deploy SAP S4 Finance

Preferred Qualifications:
• Functional experience through two or more implementations/deployments
• Prior client-facing consulting experience
• Agile - experience and certification preferred

Professional Skill Requirements:
• Project management skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to participate in and contribute to thought leadership efforts (white papers, conference presentation materials, internal assets)
• Excellent client-facing skills in partnering to scope and drive successful S4 Finance delivery
• MS Office (Excel, Powerpoint, Word)

Set yourself apart as a consulting practitioner
· Experience within one or more of the retail, consumer goods, travel or life sciences industries.
· An ability to articulate and clearly communicate complex problems and solutions in a simple and logical manner
· Experience understanding business challenges and explaining how our offerings and services provide value
· Experience identifying a client’s high-level business needs and leading the creation of detailed functional specs and other documentation, such as requirement traceability matrices, work-flow diagrams and use-cases
· Experience working through organizational change, developing and implementing creative solutions
· Well-developed analytical skills and the ability to provide clarity to complex issues and synthesize large amounts of information
· Insights on key methodologies, approaches and market trends in the industry
· An ability to inspire teams to deliver to a high standard in a suitable timeframe
· Experience understanding team strengths, and the ability to coach and develop others.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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