SAP Continuous Improvement and Process Manager ensures that the business is optimising processes and technology within the Finance systems (and systems around Finance).
You will act as a liaison within this European wide organisation and represent UK Finance interests.
This company is currently in the development stage of implementing their SAP finance system. The system will cover accounting and controlling and contains the FICO, CO-PA, CO-OH, AA and SD Light SAP modules. Additionally there are various systems and processes used by Finance where the system/process owner may sit outside of finance.
As the CIAP Manager, you will develop and support the Training, Testing, Migration, Implementation and Stabilisation stages of the project and then provide ongoing strategic business support for all Finance systems and deliver long term continuous improvement of Finance processes to ensure the delivery of a market leading Finance function.
Essentially, you will have a high level of SAP understanding (FICO, CO-PA, CO-OH, AA and SD Light) and high level knowledge of process improvement and implementation of best practices. You will be experienced in building effective relationships, managing the needs of the UK finance department in conjunction with the requirements of Information Systems.
Desirably you will have an understanding of basic/fundamental financial reporting and accounting standards.
You might hold a SAP Associate Certification or similar SAP experience as well as being a Qualified Accountant albeit now unused.