Manager , Business Application , SAP , FMCG

  • 4-5 yrs
  • Not Disclosed

Job Description

Position (Designation) : Business Application Manager Function : BPT & IT Grade : Manager Location : Corporate CentreJob Description :, Manager would handle SAP Applications for International Geography with a team of internal and external SAP experts, Manager will use strong consulting skills to closely interface with International Business and suggest appropriate Applications in SAP Domain, The Manager should have a full understanding of SAP Suite capabilities in FI,CO,Cross module integration., The Manager will need to build a right balance between the Business requirement and IT Capabilities to deliver value added IT solutionsKey Deliverables of the Role :, Manage the Annual SAP projects and SAP Support processes across 4+ international geographies. This will include acting as liaison with Business teams for troubleshooting : investigates, analyses, and solves process problems and map business requirements and develop necessary product modifications to satisfy clients' needs, Manage SAP FI,CO configuration by self and overlook other module configuration through a team of internal and external SAP experts in SD,MM,PP., Responsible primarily for successful implementation of SAP, including providing functional expertise for post,implementation queries, Manage Master Data team through a team of internal and external Master data experts. This will include but not restricted to Master data management SLA and managing Master Data module projects., Manage Cost , Benefit analysis of Project portfolio and ensure cost projection , cost control over Project initiatives. This will include preparing monthly , periodic reports on Cost to be shared with relevant geographiesPrepare business specifications (Business Blueprints, Functional and Technical Specifications) :, Formulate and define application scope and objectives and devise procedures to solve business problems, Provide business analysis specifically in the redesign and implementation of SAP functions and processes, Customize SAP functionality to satisfy business requirements, Design, configuration and testing of core FI,CO modules (GL, AP, AR), Design, configuration and testing of CO,PA , ML, Design, configuration and testing of Asset Management, Design, configuration and testing of Consolidations, Experience with report writer and report painter, Experience with product costing and material ledger, Experience and knowledge of key integration points with FI,CO modules, Conduct training Provide guidance, presentation and instruction on SAP products to clients., Should have understanding of Taxation, Should be strong in CIN, Understand ASAP Methodology and Pre and Post Go live stages in SAP ProjectsThe FI,CO Consultant should have experience of direct interaction with end users with following capabilities :, Communicate SAP capabilities,possibilities within their respective modules, Induct , Train End users on specific functionalities in FI,CO, Establish priorities in consultation with Functional Counterparts, Ability to steer projects through communication, follow,up and interventions., Maintain constant engagement levels with Customer to ensure project success, The resource should be comfortable to travel any part of the worldThe Manager should have experience of interaction with other IT Functions to facilitate :, Successful End,End IT Projects through sharing of Domain Knowledge, Knowledge , Directions for interfacing Web Applications with SAP, Support impact analysis of FI,CO integration for other projects within ITEducational Qualification & Experience :, MBA in Finance or Chartered accountant preferred, Preferably FI,CO certified with cross module integration expertise, Sound Business process knowledge and process design skills, Minimum 4,5 years of SAP domain handling experience with hands,on configuration and implementation experience, Minimum 2,3 years in current role, Experience in two full life cycle implementations and support including in,depth understanding of Process, Data and IT Landscape interplay., Experience and exposure in all phases of a project life cycle including analysis, design, development, testing, training, deployment of solutions, and postproduction support,maintenance functions., Experience in Financial Year change,over , Month , Quarterly closing , similar transitions, Implementation Experience in COPA , ML will be highly preferred, Being part of ERP driven organization transformation initiatives. will be an added advantagePersonal Attributes required for the role :, Strong Requirement Finalization skills supported with excellent written and verbal communication, Strong interpersonal skills with proven expertise in handling users and Change management, Organized professional including skills of cost benefit analysis, project management, Strong troubleshooting skills, Be respectful and a team player, Responsible, self,motivated, and confidentKey skill required for the role :, Good SAP hand,on configuration and implementation skills, Good SAP troubleshooting skills including reduction of support tickets, Strong planning and execution skills, Conversant with working in cross functional teams, Excellent communication skills, written and verbal along with appreciation of cross cultural communication, Good interpersonal skills, Ability to Multi,task and work under tight deadlines, Must be willing to travel on overseas assignments