Finance Lead - SAP Implementation

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    Holmes Chapel, Cheshire

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    Alex Benton

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    12 months ago

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Finance Lead - SAP Implementation

  • 18 month fixed initial contract
  • Competitive salary + benefits package
  • Holmes Chapel Location

This major global Pharmaceutical organisation requires a SAP Finance SME to join the team for 18 months to work on an SAP implementation project.

This business offers manufacturing services of pharmaceuticals, production of clinical trial material including API and pharmaceutical product development, manufacturing more than 400 different products to customers, ranging from Big Pharma, through to smaller research- and development companies

About your new role

The successful applicant will work on end to end SAP FI/CO projects, support, enhancement and all within a challenging working environment - playing a key role in this key finance transformation project.

Your key accountabilities will include:

  • Basic responsibility for designing, developing, implementing and supporting SAP HANA FICO module areas
  • Involvement in requirement gathering, develop scope of work and functional specification documents
  • Liaise with other team members to maintain and apply coherent, optimized, integrated, and standardized processes
  • Coordinate and attend meetings with project team and managers to define requirements and project goals
  • Support the entire implementation effort during all project stages, ensuring that in areas of assigned responsibility milestones and related sign-offs are achieved on a timely basis and in accord with current project plan
  • Monitor progress of all FICO tasks against project plan
  • Involvement in SAP demonstrations as required
  • Understand the business users' requirements for information document and communicate them to the rest of the project team.
  • Responsible for organizing meetings and producing minutes and prepared to be the facilitator of these meetings.
  • Involved in generating training documentation for key users and delivering training to other team members

About you

  • Proficient using SAP and have good knowledge of FI/CO system and modules
  • CIMA / ACCA Qualified - advantageous
  • Previous experience of SAP implementation - advantageous
  • Previous experience of train-the-trainer - advantageous
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel

If you believe this is the next career move for you, please do not hesitate to apply now.