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SAP Financials & Controlling Process Analyst
Ref No.: 18-06483
Location: The Woodlands, Texas
My client, an institution in The Woodlands, Texas, has a 6-month contract-to-hire opportunity for an SAP Financials & Controlling Process Analyst.

Job Title:
Upstream SAP Financials & Controlling Process Analyst

Position Description:
An Upstream SAP Financials & Controlling Applications Analyst is a self-directed individual with strong analytical and leadership skills joining an Upstream Financial Applications SAP Team located in Houston to drive process improvements and provide support to our Controllers Business users. Looking for solid demonstrable Upstream Oil & Gas experience in SAP ECC 6 business process modules, such as FICO, General Ledger, and Joint Venture Accounting. The successful candidate must be a quick learner, who is customer focused, with good communication and technical leadership skills.
For this position we are specifically looking for a candidate with expertise the Controlling (CO) module. Candidate will be working on an S4/HANA Upgrade project, so some working knowledge of S4/HANA is required. The Houston Team is based out of The Woodlands Hughes Landing office and it is expected that this candidate will work onsite. Occasional travel to Fort Worth may be needed for project related activities.

Primary Job Functions:
• Gather/clarify business requirements for reported incidents or enhancement requests.
• Use standard SAP-supplied tools to troubleshoot/debug and then recommend solutions.
• Respond to and resolve problem tickets and service requests raised by users.
• Prepare detailed design specifications for program, report, or interface development activities.
• Coordinate with Business and other IT resources to deliver and support SAP solutions.
• Provide configuration and variant changes if needed.
• Coordinate implementation activities.
• Provide post-production support as required for application continuity and long term maintainability.
• Guide the business in utilizing SAP financial functionality to the best extent possible, including review of existing business processes and system integration challenges.
• Maintain up-to-date competency in ECC 6 / FI, GL, CO, and JVA, and other relevant integrated SAP modules and sub-modules, such as PRA.
• Lead improvement activities & implementation of strategic initiatives and projects.
• Perform technical leadership & consulting for complex efforts.

Job Requirements:
• University degree (Financial/Accounting related and/or IT/MIS related) - B.S. in Finance or Accounting. B.S. in Computer Science / Computer Information Systems or equivalent.
• Working experience with various SAP Financial modules (e.g. Controlling, General Ledger, Projects, Special Ledger, etc.) and working knowledge of integration to other key modules, e.g., PRA.
• Prior experience supporting SAP with specific knowledge of SAP interfaces and batch systems.
• Working experience with Upstream Accounting and Financial processes.
• Hands-on functional configuration experience with SAP.
• Strong technical aptitude in order to analyze, troubleshoot, comprehend and support complex processes based on standard and customized SAP configurations.
• Good understanding of ABAP programming language.
• Strong problem-solving skills as well as incident and change management knowledge.
• Working knowledge of Agile Frameworks and Team Processes (i.e. Scrum and Kanban)
• Excellent Communication skills (verbal and written)
• Strong interpersonal and team working skills.
• Experience coordinating activities with business support teams or business clients.
• Ability to mentor other Financial Applications IT professionals.
Additional Comments for suppliers: Open to fair market rate. Expectation is for a Reasonable Competitive Bid.
Contractor Benefits*

Medical
Dental
Vision
401(k)

*benefits are available only to W2 Contractors

Who is NTT Data?

NTT DATA is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 100,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process and IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We're part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit www.nttdata.com/americas to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.