IBM SAP S4 HANA Solution Consultant – Finance & Controlling Ballarat

Last updated 22 days ago
Location:Ballarat
Job Type:Full Time


Introduction
As a Package Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients' business environment and achieve business results.


Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM SAP S/4 HANA Solution Consultant – Finance & Controlling Ballarat

As an experienced SAP consultant at IBM Global Business Services, you will deliver innovative business solutions through design, build and test, including systems integration. You will leverage your subject matter expertise and your experience to ensure successful project delivery and client success. We will give you access to unique career opportunities, and a vast and diverse network of talented SAP professionals.

As a leader of a SAP functional team you will get the chance to participate in new and existing implementations, developed with the latest technology and tools. At IBM you’ll find your role has a unique look, combining both strong technical and business skills.

We would like you to have a solid SAP Finance & Controlling background with at least 3 full implementations, ideally in an international consulting environment. Strong experience in process design, planning and managing execution of the build. Experience in the S/4 Finance and Controlling solutions is also a must.

Mandatory Requirements:
  • Be an Australian citizen
  • Be eligible to obtain an AGSVA baseline security clearance or already have AGSVA baseline security clearance
Required Professional and Technical Expertise:
  • Extensive experience in managing large, distributed teams in excess of 10 members, including proven ability to:
    • Build and manage client relationships, establishing credibility and a role as a trusted advisor.
    • Manage upwards and downwards within project and client organisation structures.
    • Proven ability to build and manage client relationships, establishing credibility and a role as a trusted advisor.
    • Lead and manage multiple project streams
    • Track, report and manage progress across all items within project scope across distributed teams and to manage scope creep.
    • Forecast and forward plan, managing project and client resources and to identify and mitigate issues and risks to minimise impacts to project delivery.
    • Establish and maintain good communication flow to drive engagement, transparency and trust within project teams
    • Be able to create and manage and inclusive environment of diverse stakeholders and project team members
    • Provide quality assurance, ensuring deliverables meet the expectations and standards agreed by the project and the client.
  • Extensive demonstrable SAP S/4 HANA project management experience including at least 3 full end-to end project lifecycles.
  • Excellent knowledge across Finance processes and sub-processes, and SAP Finance Modules. General knowledge of other SAP modules.
  • Ability to do FITGAP analysis and lead workshops with Business and Process Architects
  • Customization experience of SAP S/4HANA Finance Solutions and understanding of core data structures and data flows
  • Strong problem solving skills to drive resolution of defects and issues by understanding client needs and presenting options to resolve the problem.
  • An ability to identify, develop and implement solutions to gaps to meet the needs of the business
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to deliver high profile activities to tight timescales
  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
Desired Attributes and Skills:
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Client Relationship and engagement
  • Willing to take on challenges in new areas at new clients
  • Team lead or project management aspirations in combination with a strong drive to develop as a functional consultant
  • A drive to expand your network in the SAP community
  • Ambition, excellent leadership skills and a talent for building successful client relationships will be highly valued.
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About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.


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Location Statement
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Being You @ IBM
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