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Solution Architect, SAP FICO - DFS5218170 in Singapore at DFS

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

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Job Description

We are looking for a strong candidate with a passion for technology and a desire to apply technology to meet business objectives with strategical view. You will own, develop and continuously improve the applications that runs the core of our business related to all the SAP FICO and COPA Processes for key business functions in DFS.

Key Responsibilities:

• Responsible for providing in depth content expertise and knowledge on business finance, controlling and costing related processes for retail operations and distribution centers, including how IT can support those processes.
• Important not have a silo approach and look beyond the line of expertise for links between business processes and integrate with other IT areas.
• To be involve and provide input to the Global Technology Strategy, serving to the Governance Board, ensuring input in decision-making process. Therefore, it is critical to deliver high level assessments in a short period of time to ensure timely strategic decisions.
• Work with business and IT teams to plan and execute a strategy for a Global and local rollout.
• Takes a lead role in pro-active search for areas of process improvement and ensures connectivity to customers in the business in this respect. Involved in new service designs and develops DFS best practices.
• Responsible to manage the delivery for the new programs, manage internal and external resources, Business Analysts and external consultants, in the different areas to ensure, enforce and improve the best practices in the Retail market applied to DFS.
• Interacts with Business, Service Delivery and Service Providers in decision-making processes regarding new developments. Leading the design efforts to meet business objectives while driving the overall architecture to improve system reliability and flexibility
• Pro-active involvement in the Global Technology growth and improvement in processes and service delivery. Assesses the impact of business change requests on the existing architecture and support the prioritization of finance, controlling and costing related changes

Key Requirements:

• At least 7 years of relevant functional and technical experience in finance, controlling and costing in Retail and/or Consumer Goods.
• SAP S/4HANA experience in configuring, delivering and managing multinational, multicultural and on-shore/off-shore projects, including global templates, with direct reports of Business Analysts and external Consultants in different areas of expertise. Certifications will contribute as a plus, such as:
• Projects Quality Assurance
• CPA or SAP FICO or Architect certifications preferred
• PMP and/or PRINCE2, ITIL others Excellent understanding for:
• SAP Sales, Distribution and Logistics processes with complex distribution centers and stores network environment and processes, including international deliveries and sales in multiple locations.
• Retail market, SAP FICO, Controlling, Costing and SAP S/4HANA experience and knowledge is a must. Should have experience in all FICO modules including Product Costing, Material Ledger, CO-PA, etc. and strong knowledge of integration with Sales Distribution, Production, Materials Mgmt., Project Systems.
• Detailed understanding of integration with other critical areas of SAP (SD, FICO, MM, PS…).
• SAP Logistics Information Structure. (LIS) is a plus.
• Omni-channel Commercial processes in the Retail or Consumer Goods industries.