Project Manager - SAP FICO

Short Description

SAP FICO Project Manager

Technology Experience : Total industry experience: of around 12 years with more than 6 to 8 years in SAP in the areas of finance, taxation, accounts payable, accounts receivables, project costing, product costing, profitability analysis, Account finalization, budgetary control, fund management, statutory requirements, New GL migration.

SAP FICO Experience: Around 8 years of SAP experience. Experience should be in End-to-end Implementation, Rollout, Support, upgrade, enhancements and various areas with implementation of Sub-modules like General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, New GL functionality and Asset Accounting, New GL Migration. Understand Global template.Candidate should have exposure to upcoming modules. Candidate should have worked on Validation, Substitutions, Closing Cockpit, Simple finance, New GL Migration, Real Estate, Material Ledger, Cost center accounting, and Profit center Accounting, Internal Order, Withholding Tax, Closing activities. Candidate should have Fair knowledge on Exits and Functional specifications, Reports, Interfaces, Enhancements etc. Experience in Cost Center Accounting, Internal Order Accounting, Profit Center Accounting, Product Cost Planning, Product Cost Controlling, COPA, Material Ledger. Candidate should have worked on Product Costing (Planning and cost object controlling). They should have a clear understanding of FI-MM and FI-SD account assignments. The Candidate should also have a clear understanding of accounting entries passed in SD and FI-PP/MM area having impact on CO.Candidate should independently be able to conduct Blueprint design sessions and drive the client business towards design consensus. He/ She should be able to guide the development, data and test teams.Should have clear understanding on pre-sales activities and should have lead at least 2-3 RFPs/estimation pursuits.Should have project management background with accreditation to project Management bodies like PMP/Prince2 is added advantage Should have Experience in country specific versions (India/US or UK or any other country)

Candidate should have managed/be able to manage team of 10 + resources with multiple engagements.

Soft Skills:

• Excellent communication and customer interfacing skills
• Incisive analytical and problem solving kills
• Good team player with presentation skills
• Consulting skills – articulation, ability to push back/ persuade business to get consensus on design principles, playback design principles to obtain sign-offs, etc.
• Flair for learning new technologies
• Good academic record

• Good overview of project methodologies (viz ASAP).Excellent communication , not averse to short term travel or Long term travel.



Vijayanath Siddhareddy