Senior SAP FI/CO leader

Michael Page International Austria GmbH

Place of work
Liberec, Czechia
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Responsible to implement the global TFT Strategy. Build strong, sustainable partnership with the TFT Business Line Management as well as with local users worldwide. Manage internal team of specialists and external resourcesImprove TFT Business Processes in our ERP system and ensure they are delivered, timely supported, globally harmonized and properly used. This position will require about 50% of traveling (global level) reporting directly to VP IT of Tristone Group

Key Functions:

* Support the implementation of the global TFT Finance Strategy, by leading all global SAP finance and controlling projects, in close cooperation with the responsible business owners and the local management

* Builds strong relationships with central finance business management, SSC centre and local finance teams by offering pro-active and secure guidance during all finance & controlling SAP related activities such as implementations, upgrades and optimizations

* Effective Demand & Requirement Management. Implements and manages Project Portfolio and Roadmap for his/her area

* Harmonize and optimize finance and controlling business processes by applying global SAP FI/CO standards and best practices

* Ensure efficient FI CO user support in all areas

* Lead Fi/CO IT Team

* Apply and improve the maturity of the TFT IT Management processes

* Work in close integration with the IT Team leads in other Business areas (SD, MM, PP) and technologies (EDI, ABAP, BASIS) in all global SAP activities: Greenfield implementations, release upgrades, template definitions

* Weekly reporting to the IT Management and Team

Employee perks, benefits

Challenging career opportunity with rewarding package in a dynamic, successful, international and multicultural organization.

Information about the selection process

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Information technology, computer programming, web portals

Our client - Tristone Group, is an international medium size Tier1 supplier for the automotive industry with production sites on 5 continents. In the field of Flow Technology Solutions for the Automotive Industry, TRISTONE is the benchmark when it comes to tailor-made fluid solutions: air, water, hot and cool.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

* Min 5 years of professional SAP FI/CO Team lead experience in international SAP implementation and harmonization projects within automotive or manufacturing industry

* Line Management experience or willingness to move into line management positions

* Practical experience and expertise in SAP system configuration, customizing, master-data setup, process design and realization, testing and deployment.

* Deep understanding of SAP FI/CO modules integration with other SAP modules and Business processes (MM, SD, PP, WM, EDI) in manufacturing environments.

* Ideally experience in SAP BPC

* Knowledge of BI / Data Warehousing, ideally including advanced interfaces (Fiori), Mobility Apps

* Extensive SAP implementation experience with a proven track record of successful SAP project management and Go live deliveries including Requirements gathering, UAT, master data migration and cut-over planning

* Experience in plant & global consolidated SAP closing activities (Balance sheets, P&L, Asset management…)

* Experiences in managing multicultural teams, leading steering committees, facing top and line management, working with local key users, coordinating with other team leads, SSC and Business owners

* Ability to analyze problems and provide clear recommendations, to collaborate with internal clients and excellent communication skills, written and verbal.

* Goal directed working style maintaining a close partnership with the responsible business

* Business knowledge and process design skills

* Strong interpersonal skills and intercultural competencies, possessing cultural awareness and sensitivity

* Able to Multi-task and work under tight deadlines

* Ability to travel worldwide - up to 50% of time

* Fluent in English, any other language would be a plus


Brief description of the company

Page Executive, the executive recruitment division of PageGroup, provides a range of search, selection and talent management solutions for organisations needing to recruit permanent or interim executives. We are recognised for our powerful in-house research function, the speed and flexibility of our response, and our high success rates in finding suitably qualified employees and interim staff. Organisations the world over call on Page Executive to secure their senior talent.

Page Executive maintains a strong track record of recruitment at senior management, executive and leadership levels. Globally, we have more than 100 dedicated senior recruitment consultants. Every year, they finalise 1,300 executive recruitment assignments.

Company address

Page Executive
QBC 4 - Am Belvedere 4 - Eingang Karl Popper Straße, 4
1100 Vienna
ID: 3528221   Datum zveřejnění: 31.10.2018