SAP Senior Consultant for SAP Business Planning and Consolidation - SAP BPC Job in Sydney, Australia

Requisition ID: 195033

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Expected Travel: 0 - 70%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

With almost a third of SAP’s employees, the Services organization maximizes the success of

customers with their SAP solutions. SAP's Application and Technology Services (ATS) helps customers to

accelerate their Innovation adoption, delivering the flexibility to adapt to business changes, rapidly

implement technologies and standardize and optimize operations of SAP-centric solutions, may it be on-premise, in the cloud or in a hybrid environment.

The mission of the Application Managed Services (AMS) Hub is to maximize the customer success in the RUN phase of SAP software lifecycle by helping to manage complexity, stable operations, mitigating risk and lowering total cost of operation releasing investments for innovation and business improvements.

As a Consultant for SAP Business Planning & Consolidation, you will be responsible to analyze customer’s business requirements or technical problems and act as a technical advisor as well as a problem solver to clients and our partners.

This includes:

  • Analyse customer requirements and assist them actively in operating and optimize their SAP Business Process & Consolidation / SAP planning applications

  • Drive innovation to optimize, automate and standardize the operational delivery processes

  • Deliver high quality and ensure stable operations

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

  • Acts as a Senior Trusted Advisor to the customer and be able to communicate complex technical topics to less technical business users

  • Analyzing and resolving simple to very complex planning solution issues of clients within their SAP Business Planning and Consolidation environment

  • Strong background in SAPs planning technologies (Integrated Planning, Business Planning and Consolidation Embedded as well as SAP Analytics Cloud)

  • Work effectively as part of a virtual team, lead and provide guidance to other team members and partners to ensure the overall success of delivery

  • Strong problem-solving capabilities in complex environments

  • Analytical thinking and decision-making ability

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

Required skills

  • Understand the business requirements in planning processes

  • Several years of Business Planning & Consolidation Project and Support experience

  • Knowledge of SAP S/4 HANA & SAP Business Warehouse planning approaches/concepts, Best Practices and Standards

  • BPC Planning & Consolidation, standard and embedded version

  • BI-IP Integrated Planning

  • Experience in programming languages (ABAP programming, SQL or others).

  • strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively manage difficult/critical client situations

  • Strongly focused on quality, customer success and driven by results

  • Excellent presentation, communication, and moderator skills

  • Fluency in written and verbal English

  • Ability to work flexible hours and flexibility to travel

Preferred skills

  • Experience in SAP BPC Optimized for S/4 HANA

  • Experience in SAP HANA data modeling

  • Experience in SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud or SAP Cloud environment like SAP Analytics Cloud

  • SAP BPC on Microsoft is a plus

  • Any other language is a plus

  • SAP BPC Certification is a Plus

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum of 5 years Job experience in SAP, with a minimum of 4 years of BPC experience

  • At least one full lifecycle SAP implementations

  • Experience using SAP S4/HANA, SAP Business Warehouse & SAP HANA software

  • Experience with BPC Embedded version, both consolidation, and planning

  • Strong awareness of global cultural differences; work experience in a multi-national, complex environment

WHAT YOU GET FROM US

Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now .

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: Careers@sap.com ).

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

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