The SAP Functional Analyst Finance role is to collaborate closely with business clients and client-facing IT within Fuel Injection Systems and Aftermarket divisions, in the areas of Finance and Controlling.
The role requires in-depth knowledge and understanding of SAP Finance and Controlling, how it relates to company business processes and how it integrates with other Systems & other integrated SAP modules.
The main sub-modules in the Finance & Controlling area that are used within the company are : General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivables, Asset Accounting, Bank Accounting, Cost Center Accounting, Investment Management, Product Costing, Profitability Analysis.
This position will work with business colleagues and IT partners to develop the most cost effective and flexible Finance application architecture to meet Company’s short-term and long-term solution requirements, in line with the Enterprise SAP template.
This position also provides overall strategy and solutions with regard to multiple business processes in their areas of expertise and will work with other IT groups and suppliers to provide technical and process guidance as needed, and evaluate vendor products and services that could provide improved and more effective solutions.
Main responsibilities :
In Finance & Controlling area :
Coordinate with 3rd party supplier and ensure proper SAP support in the area of Finance & Controlling;
Actively engage in the SAP migrations of newly acquired plants and sites into BorgWarner Enterprise SAP, as per the SAP roll-out schedule in place for the next 2-3 years;
Use current knowledge of business and technology to recommend systems and process improvements to increase the value of insights generated;
Gather business needs for one or multiple business domains and the supporting information domain and define underlying business case;
Translate non-technical requirements into technical business requirements;
Partner with business SMEs as well as with the client-facing IT teams to elicit and document business requirements for new and / or enhanced analytics capabilities (reports);
Build trustworthy and value-based relationships business representatives across different domains and processes to establish good communication and a good understanding of business drivers;
Operate as a business consultant / analyst in the business domain of SAP Finance and Controlling as part of the L2 SAP team for Fuel Injection Systems and Aftermarket;
Provide guidance and direction on new business demand, innovation and technology linked topics in the IT business / information domain;
Support the SAP migration process to BorgWarner Enterprise SAP and ensure the Enterprise SAP template is followed for the area of Finance & Controlling
Background, experience and minimum qualifications :
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer science, Engineering, or a comparable course of studies;
Not less than 3 years of SAP Finance & Controlling domain experience or commensurate, demonstrated expertise;
Not less than 3 years of business analysis related experience or commensurate, demonstrated expertise;
Proven ability to learn new applications, processes and procedures;
Proven ability and willingness to collaborate in a team environment and exercise independent judgment;
Demonstrated details orientation;
Comfortable facilitating workshops with small and large groups;
Ability to create constructive relationships, influence, and communicate to multiple stakeholders, including client management, IT management, and non-technical staff;
Self-Manages : Demonstrated ability to work autonomously towards a goal;
Exposure to ITIL and / or other structured service management methodologies;
Excellent communication and presentation skills (both written and oral);
Fluent in English, written and verbal.