sap fi/co is retail lead/principle consultant

South East London

   SAP Location:
   UK Wide (Consulting) Our clients are looking for a senior SAP FICO Consultant with specific experience in SAP IS Retail.
You will be joining a dynamic, international market leading UK SAP practice, as an SAP IS
    *Retail FICO Senior Consultant responsible for leading design and configuration streams within complex SAP solutions.
You will have a foundation as a FICO Consultant, with a deep specialism in Retail finance, experience of working in large multi
    *stream IS
    *Retail projects containing challenging business process design and change management issues.
Day to day activities includes:
   Lead FICO IS
    *Retail Consultant for process design and gap analysis to standard SAP functionality within the business blueprint project phase, including influencing of key business stakeholders.
You will have experience of, and continue to be able to design and configure SAP IS
    *Retail solutions covering all areas of the FICO modules.
Knowledge of POS inbound processes and associated cash processes is essential, covering the Retail Sales to Cash cycle, as well as experience with developing tender type interfaces including the major credit cards.
Understanding of End of day processes & reconciliations will be required.
Candidates should be familiar with retail pricing procedures, condition types and account determination, and have familiarity with standard POS Idocs.
Experience of Retail Concession store operations would be an advantage.
Familiarity with all retail related masterdata is assumed together with good knowledge of VAT workings & principles.
Experience in pre
    *sales and sales activities, including effective contributions to both bids and client presentations.
Experience of Pan European Transfer Pricing and SAP experience and business understanding of tax efficient supply chain models.
Essential Skills / Requirements We are looking for a specific profile candidate:
    *At least eight years SAP FICO experience with four years IS Retail:
   Ideally three full cycle IS Retail implementations.
    *Excellent consulting skills are a pre
    *requisite, with strong client facing consulting capability (this is a high contact role with our clients).
Customer and business focused with a business benefits and process optimisation focus
    *To be able and willing to work as a senior FICO lead to suit business demands
    *Proactive and willing to teach others and contribute to our overall internal capability within the Retail and overall finance areas
    *Articulate, and can provide written documentation to a professional standard.
    *Desire to continue to specialise in SAP IS Retail solution.
    *Experience of SAP Package based implementations
    *Ability to travel extensively throughout the UK & Europe & work away from home during the working week (100% mobility required).
    *A recognised accountancy qualification is a distinct advantage.
This Is a UK Wide Role for a Lead FI/CO IS Retail Consultant.
Therefore candidates must be fully mobile and can live anywhere in the UK.
Also he/she must have full rights to work in the UK without requiring work permit sponsorship.
It will be required to provide documentary proof, prior to joining the Company that you are entitled to live and work in the UK.