SAP MM Senior Associate - PwC (New York, NY)
Posted: Sunday, January 6, 2013 8:03 AM
Line of Service:Advisory Industry:Products & Services State & City:NY-New York Travel Requirements:61-80% Position Type:Full Time Auto req ID:37087BR-0 PwC/LoS Overview: Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services Fortune 500 companies, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) is well placed to help clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the perspective of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 169,000 people in over 158 countries across the PwC network are committed to deliver quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. People across the PwC network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice. At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients. From strategy through execution, PwC Advisory helps clients build their next competitive advantage. As the world''s second largest global consulting provider, we combine the breadth of knowledge of over 35,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. A long history of working with many of the world''s largest and most complex companies means we really understand the unique business challenges our clients face better than most consultancies. Job Description: Across industries, our clients are focused on improving business performance, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from transactions. Our growing Products & Services Industries practice provides management, technology and risk consulting services to help a diverse set of clients around the world anticipate and address their most complex business challenges. Products & Services Industries includes multiple sectors: Automotive, Energy, Entertainment, Media & Communications, Industrial Products, Private Equity, Retail & Consumer, Technology, and Utilities. Our SAP consultants help clients identify and execute against their enterprise resource planning needs using SAP. This high performing team helps clients use SAP solutions to solve their business problems in the areas of finance, operations, human capital, customer, and governance, risk and compliance. Position/Program Requirements: Knowledge Preferred: Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge and success with consulting, designing, implementing and contributing as a functional team member on SAP BPC-related consulting engagements, including: - Leveraging financial consulting knowledge to assist clients in the implementation and support of SAP BPC packaged solutions and improving financial business processes. - Understanding the common issues facing clients in the financial services industry (e.g., banking, insurance and/or investment management) OR clients who provide products and services within one or more of the following sectors (e.g., aerospace and defense, automotive, consumer and retail, energy, industrial products, technology or utilities). - Participating on proposal development efforts. Skills Preferred: Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success with SAP BPC functional configuration and development with emphasis on core financial business processes including: - Consolidating, budgeting, forecasting and reporting. - Designing, implementing and supporting financial business processes in a SAP BPC environment. Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success with identifying and addressing client needs: actively participating in client discussions and meetings; communicating a broad range of Firm services; managing engagements including preparing concise, accurate documents and balancing project economics management with the occurrence of unanticipated issues. Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success as a team leader: creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members; providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; and keeping leadership informed of progress and issues. Minimum Years of Experience Necessary: Minimum Years of Experience Necessary: 3 Minimum Degree(s) and Certification(s) Required: Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree required. Additional Requirements Travel Requirements- 80% Additional Information: This position will focus on the following: Supply Chain Management (SCM) MM application implementer or business user. Knowledge levels with SAP SCM or Procurement, with particular attention to process and practices within work procurement and supply chain management areas and the know-how to leverage system functionality to support those practices Expertise with configuration and ability to share and leverage industry best practices. Full life cycle implementation experience.
• Post ID: 36386614 newyork