Business Processes Consultant- Public Sector - FI/FM/GM Job - Washington , Washington DC, United States, 20044
**Work Area:** Customer Service and Support
**Expected Travel:** 0 - 80%
**Career Status:** Professional
**Employment Type:** Regular Full Time
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**The candidate for this position can be based anywhere in the United States, as long as you are open to weekly travel to client locations.**
**EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS**
The Business Processes Principal Consultant- facilitates the implementation and support of the SAP Financial Accounting solution to enhance the clients? business functionality and overall performance, while maintaining a high degree of customer satisfaction. In addition, the consultant will partner with the client to analyze and define business requirements, processes and objectives to scope project and deliverables for same. The consultant will implement, customize and test solutions on client system and develop client-specific enhancements to meet business requirements as needed; as well as:
+ Be actively involved in the preparation, conceptualization, realization and Go Live of customer implementation projects
+ Perform feasibility studies and process design reviews
+ Act as a team lead/Business Processes Senior Consultant and support respective manager(s) in people development tasks
+ Develop detailed plan of process implementation
+ Define detailed blueprint for development requirements
+ Lead industry /corporate process implementation across all related applications (SAP/non-SAP)
+ Assist in the development of the overall project plan (scoping process) as well as individual work plans; acting as liaison with client for troubleshooting (investigates, analyses, and solves software problems)
+ Analyze and map clients? business requirements, processes and objectives; develop necessary product modifications to satisfy clients? needs.
+ Support the internal Finance Consulting Practice with pre-sales support, spot consulting and internal projects and commit to the success of customers, partners, colleagues, and SAP
In addition to a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline, and a minimum of six years? SAP Consulting experience, the successful candidate will possess:
+ Experience with minimum of five full cycle implementations and strong knowledge of Financial Accounting processes and best practices
+ Expertise in the configuration and implementation of Financial Accounting (FI), Funds management (FM), Grants Management (GM), Treasury, Public Budget Formulation (PBF or SBP), and or Business Planning & Consolidation (BPC)
+ Overall knowledge of SAP Finance solutions with strong emphasis on Public Sector
+ Expertise in the integration of Finance with other SAP solutions
+ ABAP development and debugging skills a plus
+ Overall knowledge of S4, material ledger and/or special ledger a plus
+ Knowledge of asset accounting and expertise in Governmental Accounting
+ Experience with ASAP Methodology for Implementation
+ Functional knowledge of Business Warehouse and Business Objects, a Plus
**EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATION / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:**
+ Fluent in English language with strong written and verbal communication skills
+ Strong leadership skills
+ Public Sector experience a Must
**WHAT YOU GET FROM US**
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**SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT**
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**EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:**
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.