Consulting, SAP S4H Finance - Senior Manager/Director (KSA/UAE)

Firm
PwC
Location
Riyadh
Education
Benefits
Competive
Functional areas

Line of Service

Advisory

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Finance

Management Level

Senior Manager

Job Description & Summary

Within Consulting, you will be working with the Finance Transformation competency, which provides advisory services focused on CFO agenda like:

-Finance operating model and finance transformation
-Strategic planning, financial planning, budgeting and reporting
-Corporate treasury and cash management
-Public Financial Management, including Treasury Single Account, GFMIS and Cash to Accrual
-Effective financial control, reporting and consolidation
-Shared services finance and transactional efficiencies
-Robotic Process Automation
-Costing and Cost Optimization Opportunities
-Leveraging Cloud / On Premise ERP, Treasury, EPM and Digital technologies
-Supporting adoption of new accounting standards (eg. IFRS)

Within Consulting, you will be working with Finance Function Effectiveness competency, which provides advisory services focused on CFO agenda like:

  • Finance operating model and finance transformation

  • Strategic planning, financial planning, budgeting and reporting

  • Corporate treasury and cash management

  • Public Financial Management, including Treasury Single Account, GFMIS and Cash to Accrual

  • Effective financial control, reporting and consolidation

  • Shared services finance and transactional efficiencies

  • Robotic Process Automation

  • Costing and Cost Optimization Opportunities

  • Leveraging Cloud / On Premise ERP, Treasury, EPM and Digital technologies

  • Supporting adoption of new accounting standards (eg. IFRS)
     

Responsibilities

As a member of the Finance Transformation competency executive team (Senior manager or Director depending on skills, qualifications and years of experience),  you’ll be responsible to lead a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for SAP S4H Finance (S4H Finance, S4H Central Finance, S4H Group Reporting & Consolidation, S4H Integrated Business Planning – Finance) implementation programs 

  • Work closely with PwC’s Enterprise Solutions core team in driving S4H CFO agenda and programs

  • Responsible for delivery of SAP ECC FICO enhancement programs  with a focus on CFO agenda 

  • Strong understanding of how SAP S4H Ariba, MM, PS / EAM, S&D, SuccessFactors Employee Central / Payroll and other modules integrate with S4H Finance

  • Develop PwC offering in the region of S4H Finance (FUTURE FIT Proposition)

  • Work closely with PwC’s Enterprise Solutions Go to Market and Sales teams in the region to identify S4H adoption and business case programs

  • Lead a team of SAP FICO experts in the region

  • Develop propositions and impart this knowledge to Managers, Assistant Managers, Consultants and Senior Consultant

  • Work with colleagues in all Middle Eastern offices on client work as well as with international teams (primarily UK and India) where appropriate.

  • Keep up to date with current trends from the region and from across the world

Experience  

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting 

  • MBA or Masters in Finance or CPA/ACCA is a plus

  • Years of Experience: 8-12  years of experience in SAP ECC FICO OR S4H Finance modules implementation   

  • Prior Experience - Big 4, Accenture, IBM or Boutique SI (with focus on Business Consulting enabled by SAP rather than pureplay configuration work)

  • Minimum 3 years of experience within a professional services environment

  • Experience of at least 2 life cycle implementation programs on SAP ECC FICO / ECCS OR 1 life cycle implementation program on SAP S4H

  • Middle East experience - Previous experience within the Middle East is a plus but not mandatory

  • Proven IT skills in various digital platforms (Cloud and On Premise) 

  • Language Skills: Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in English. Arabic language skills are preferable but not mandatory.

  • The ability and willingness to travel within the Middle East where the project dictates

  • Strong capability to lead sales and manage delivery

  • Strong ability to manage large project/ consulting teams (5+)

  • Ability to understand client context (across a variety of problem areas), structure the issue and develop the fit-for-purpose solution 

  • Should have a track record in relationship management and business development

  • Should have gained previous experience in managing staff and the ability to demonstrate leadership skills.

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Travel Requirements

Not Specified

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

Yes

Government Clearance Required?

No

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Firm: PwC

Location: Riyadh

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