SAP Finance Template Analyst - Permanent - Sunbury, UK

Job Ref: 50184239
Sectors: Data & Analytics, ERP & CRM, Other
Date Added: 31 July 2017
  • Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex, England
  • Competitive
  • Alexander Stokoe
  • 0207 654 1125

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SAP Finance Template Analyst - Permanent - Sunbury, UK - SAP Hana, AR, OTC, P2P, Techno-functional

A FTSE 100 client is seeking a SAP Financial Template Analyst to join them on a permanent basis in their offices in Sunbury.

The overall responsibility of the Template Analyst will be responsible for the detailed functional process and Financial Data Structures designs for this process area whilst working in a combined team of template process, business, Global Business Services and IT resources to determine template processes, oversee their realisation and assist with the related change management activities.

Further accountabilities of the SAP Finance Analyst include;

  • Owning, and exercising design authority over, Accounts Receivable global template processes in the Template, while maintaining a keen awareness of local (unique, non-template) processes in the same domain.
  • Understanding and analysing detailed business requirements, in conjunction with applicable process design standards for the company's global processes, in order to specify and prioritise changes to the financial template design.
  • Synthesising and delivering the blueprint for template process design for the Accounts Receivable process area, including documentation of detailed operational processes and financial data structures, together with configuration rationales, functional specifications and system-based prototypes, where required.
  • Communicating, and facilitating discussion of, design issues and solutions options with financial template stakeholders, including fellow team members/design forums, project teams, users/user groups and other organisational entities.
  • Participating in the AR process area team to promote the successful delivery of parallel (multi-site, multi-country), global template roll-ins.

Previous experience required of the SAP Finance Template Analyst includes;

  • SAP Hana experience would be highly advantageous
  • A detailed knowledge of two or more of the following processes, configuration and related programs in SAP; Accounts Receivable, with an in-depth knowledge of payment processing, including high volume, high value automated payment methods; Cash & Banking processes, Automated upload of bank statements, payment and collection file transfers etc.; Customer correspondence; understanding of the end-end Credit life cycle (preferably in SAP FSCM Credit Management); Understanding of cash management processes, creating Daily Cash positions and medium to long term cash forecasting
  • Practical understanding of SAP deployment and other Finance projects, most likely gained through participation in a minimum of three project lifecycles
  • Excellent general financial acumen, including a sound understanding of accounting concepts, and ability to assess impacts from legislation and business evolution
  • A general working knowledge of transactional processes in an SAP environment
  • Practical understanding of SAP deployment and other Finance projects, most likely gained through participation in a E2E project lifecycles
  • Attention to detail and strong presentation and communication skills, including ability to articulate complex processes and influence key stakeholders
  • Flexibility and adaptability; readiness to do some out-of-hours working and travel up to 25% in any calendar year
  • Financial qualification at either university degree or professional level
  • Course attendance and accreditation in the relevant SAP modules.

SAP Finance Template Analyst - Permanent - Sunbury, UK - SAP Hana, AR, OTC, P2P, Techno-functional

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age