SAP Senior Consultant - SAP Banking & Financial Services (Brisbane) Job in Brisbane, Australia

Requisition ID: 156368

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Expected Travel: 0 - 70%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

The SAP Solution Delivery Centre (SDC) is responsible for driving customer success as ONE SAP by maximizing the adoption of SAP products across industries with accelerated ‘time-to-value', leveraging global scale and expertise through integrated right shore delivery, focusing on remote, factory services and outcome-based solutions that utilize robust processes and practices. The SDC are a global team with centres in EMEA, India, Greater China, Latin America, North America and ANZ. The SDC’s ANZ centre are now based in Brisbane.

SAP SDC is increasingly being looked upon to drive ‘Globalization’ within SAP Consulting and is looking at extending its involvement across the engagement lifecycle. Banking & Financial Services is one of the key focus areas of the SDC ANZ centre.

Selected candidates will be responsible for understanding customer requirements and implementing Banking & Financial Services using SAP Solutions. The role will require substantial interaction with customers and key stakeholders and may require extensive long term travel.

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

As the SAP Banking & Financial Services Senior consultant you will:

  • Be actively involved in the preparation, conception, realization and Go Live of customer implementation projects

  • Advise customer on Banking & Financial Services best practices from an architect perspective

  • Demonstrate the ability to plan, run, and manage blueprint workshops/meetings with internal and external clients

  • Configure the requirements in SAP Banking & Financial Services

  • Define detailed blueprint for development requirements

  • Assisting in defining the scope of a project/opportunities, estimating efforts and project timelines

  • Participating in SOW creation and estimating under guidance from a Bid Manager

  • Providing a creative source of ideas/solutions to address problems

  • Delivering billable components that meet a customer's needs

  • Training and mentoring SAP junior Consultants and young graduates in SAP Solutions and industry specific business processes

  • Support the internal Consulting Practice with pre-sales support, spot consulting and internal projects and commit to the success of customers, partners, colleagues, and SAP

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

Required skills

  • University degree in: Information Systems, Commerce, Finance, Cost Accountancy, Computer Science or similar degree.

  • Excellent knowledge of SAP Banking & Financial Services

  • Expertise in the configuration and implementation of Banking & Financial Services solution and experience with SAP Activate project methodology and accelerators, including RDS and Best Practices

  • Well-developed customer focus

  • Fluent English and Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively interact at all levels within client company

  • Ability to coach/mentor younger colleagues into delivering quality projects and consulting services

Preferred skills / beneficial

  • SAP Certification S/4HANA in Financials(FI/CO) a plus

  • Banking & Financial Services architect skills a plus

  • Knowledge of BPC for Planning and/or material ledger and/or special ledger a plus

  • Experience in FSCM, Treasury Risk Management a plus

If you want to be pioneering SAP’s state of the art innovation S/4HANA product, then these should be your core traits:

  • Familiar with Internet of Things, Big Data and Cloud concepts

  • Innovative approach to problem solving

  • Creative, “Out of the box” thinking

  • Technical curiosity

  • Continuous learning approach who is open and willing to deep dive into new technologies

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • A minimum of 10 years SAP consulting experience

  • Has experience with minimum of five full cycle implementations

  • Strong knowledge of Banking & Financial Services

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS

Due to nature of hiring to this position, only candidates currently domiciled in Australia with the relevant working rights can be considered for this role.

SAP has been recognised by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: Careers@sap.com ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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