Lead Analyst – IT Global Finance – SAP FICO/Material Ledger – 3165487

Job ID: 3165487

[Full-time, Onsite with Paid Relocation]

Position Available: SAP FICO Expert

Client: Our Award-Winning Client

Location: Global Opportunities Available

Position Overview:

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled SAP FICO Expert to join our prestigious client’s dynamic team. Our client has received accolades and recognition from across the industry, making this an exceptional career opportunity.

Job Description:

As a SAP FICO Expert, you will play a crucial role in leading and executing the configuration, architecture, and development of SAP and related systems, with a specific focus on Finance and Costing (FICO) functionality. In this role, you will work closely with our client’s global business finance team to shape the company’s finance management strategy. Additionally, you will act as a subject matter expert, guiding junior team members, collaborating with colleagues in other SAP/IT functions, and partnering with global business finance teams.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development of projects and enhancements by conducting requirements gathering, analysis, and design, including the creation of technical specifications for FICO configuration, custom coding, ABAP, and interfaces related to FICO modules.
  • Act as a project manager for small to large projects, overseeing SAP FICO requirements and managing projects that encompass other SAP and non-SAP functional areas.
  • Collaborate on configuration activities within the SAP ERP FI/CO module, including Material Ledger, Product Costing (PCC), General Ledger, Cost Center Accounting (CCA), Profit Center Accounting (PCA), Profitability Analysis, Asset Accounting, and Project Systems/Investment Management.
  • Mentor and provide internal consulting on SAP FICO-related aspects to junior team members and collaborate with key business finance team members to enhance IT Finance operations.
  • Address and resolve production application and systems issues, offering support, analysis, and remediation efforts, including on-call responsibilities during off-hours and holidays.
  • Work directly with the global team on support and projects, providing recommendations for issue resolution.
  • Respond to user queries and issues.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business, Math, Engineering, or related field or equivalent.
  • 6+ years of hands-on experience with SAP FICO modules, including configuration, customization, and operational knowledge of related transactions.
  • Strong technical expertise in implementing and supporting SAP Material Ledger and Actual Costing.
  • Proficiency in fixed asset accounting, profitability analysis (CO-PA), and profit center accounting.
  • General experience in integrating SAP modules FI-SD, FI-MM, and FI-PP and intercompany accounting.
  • Experience in managing, implementing, and integrating non-SAP finance applications into SAP.
  • Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Strong awareness of full-lifecycle (SDLC) development and formal change management methodologies.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and collaborate with others.
  • Experience with off/onshore models and working with virtual teams and global IT and business team members.
  • Conceptual and analytical thinking, with the ability to extract, analyze, and document complex business and technical requirements/strategies from customers and IT team members.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Background in Finance or Accounting.
  • Implementation/Support experience in AP, AR, GL, CCA.
  • Working knowledge of other SAP ECC 6.0 Modules (MM, PP, SD/LE, QM, PM).
  • Experience in Manufacturing or business operations with a strong understanding of business processes.
  • Experience with international or global SAP deployments.
  • SAP Hana (S4 Finance) implementation experience.
  • Implementation/Support experience in Bank Interfaces (incoming and outgoing files).
  • Familiarity with core SAP applications and tools, including SAP Smart Forms, ALE (Application Link Enabling), IDOC (Intermediate Document), Remote Function Calls, BAPI (Business Application Programming Interface), ABAP (Object-Oriented ABAP), ALV, Web Dynpro, LSMW conversions.

Join our award-winning client’s team and take your career to new heights! We look forward to receiving your applications for this outstanding opportunity.

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Niskayuna
State: New York

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