Manager, SAP Systems (S2P) in Grapevine, TX at GameStop

Date Posted: 10/15/2021

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SUMMARY

Manager, SAP Systems (S2P) is a systems and process expert in finance & accounting who supports and maintains financial systems in a consultative or functional role. The primary objective of this role is to support the global implementation of SAP S4/HANA with a primary focus on the Source-to-Pay process cycle.

An individual in this role has experience working with cross functional teams including technical and software engineering. Both technical and functional Source-to-Pay process experience is required to independently evaluate and deliver leading practice SAP solutions for complex process problems.

This is a hands-on role that is responsible for system configuration changes and testing. The manager will be accountable for the results of assigned projects and workstreams that focus on delivering process redesign and automation initiatives.

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Lead global SAP S4/HANA implementation project source-to-pay workstream
  • Work closely with business process owners to plan and manage the design, testing and implementation of the financial systems supporting Sourcing, Purchasing, and Accounts Payable functions
  • Plan and manage the implementation, enhancements, and support of ERP systems
  • Develop, plan, and execute testing strategies and scenarios
  • Make key decisions on setup of system ensuring that all functionality and internal controls are incorporated
  • Develop and document new finance system procedures and identify areas where training is needed working closely with functional business process owners
  • Develop and deliver functional training to end users ensuring effective utilization of SAP financial systems
  • Manage the conversion of data to financial systems and reconcile to ensure data integrity
  • Coordinate and lead system-related projects and initiatives such as, new system functionality and/or new technologies, working closely with technical staff
  • Manage and execute the SAP roadmap and continued assessment of applications throughout the organization
  • Understand current state finance system and business processes, identify gaps, propose improvements, and evaluate solution alternatives
  • Research source-to-pay best practices to identify and implement capabilities that drive optimization of processes and automation through financial systems technology including existing and emerging technologies
  • Work closely with leadership to define priorities, direction, and timelines
  • Provide inputs into resource plans, budgets, tracking and forecasting

Basic Qualifications / Requirements / Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program in Accounting, Finance, or related discipline
  • 5+ yrs. experience hands-on configuration of SAP S4/HANA
  • 7+ yrs. functional experience in an Accounting, Procurement, or Accounts Payable role
  • 2+ SAP S4/HANA implementation cycles
  • Ability to lead project workshops for global user base
  • Proficient ability to build consensus among groups
  • Basic knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley and other control objectives

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA or CPA
  • SAP consulting firm experience
  • 5+ yrs. of experience in financial transformation roles
  • 5+ yrs. of project management experience
  • 5+ yrs. experience in a functional role using SAP S4/HANA
  • Expert level understanding of SAP architecture, tables, reporting tools
  • Expert understanding of enterprise business process integrations and workflows