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Req ID: #Consulting and analysis of financial business requirements
Job Function: IT
Contract Type: Permanent
Job Level: Professional
Sub-department: Shared IT Finance Systems
Office Location: Lisbon CoE (LIS_COE)
Travel Required: up to 10%
The Panalpina Group is one of the world's leading providers of supply chain solutions, combining its core products of Air Freight, Ocean Freight, and Logistics to deliver globally integrated, tailor-made end-to-end solutions. The Panalpina Group operates a global network with some 500 offices in more than 70 countries, and employs around 16,000 people worldwide.
We are looking to hire a Corporate Functional SAP FI/CO/MM/SD Expert to cover standard SAP applications from a business implementation and build point of view (Handling of new implementations, new requirements, and application support during hyper care phases).
Provide solutions using the template approach in the SAP ERP Single Client landscape
Implementation, documentation, testing and training of new enhancements and functionality (due to change management and/or SAP release upgrades)
Assisting support organizations for incidents in SAP ERP legacy systems.
Assist in architecting of business solutions on the ERP Single Client template with focus on the Treasury and In House Cash functionality
Part of teams on localization requirements implementation using SAP standard solutions or own-developed ones.
Assist in elaboration of specifications for SAP ERP and TM Finance and Controlling topics
Ensure proper impact and risk assessment of gaps by adhering to Corporate Finance, Controlling and IT standards of Panalpina.
Assist actively in the evaluation process of gaps / changes in functionality of the new Template.
Follow up realization and testing of gaps / changes with development and rollout teams.
Implementation and build support of finance related changes in operational applications (e.g. AirWarder, CASS solution, SAP TM, FOS, L-Base)
Qualifications & Experience:
Higher business degree (FH, university or similar) with special fields finance and controlling
Minimal 2 global SAP FICO implementations
Minimal 2 years of SAP FICO Change Management / Incident management experiences
Expert in SAP ERP FI / CO / SD / MM / PCA / AA / Internal Order Accounting / New General Ledger
Know-how in the area of SAP Treasury / TM (Transportation Management)
Understanding of business principles and language, mainly the fundamentals of finance and profitability
Business administration competence
Overall understanding of business processes and interdependencies
Knowledge of finance business processes
Knowledge and experience with documentation standards such as blueprints, functional and technical specifications, test scripting and protocols as well as training material.
Experience with SAP Solution Manager (Solution Implementation, Roadmap and Test Management).
Overall knowledge in freight forwarding and logistics
Ability to communicate openly and confidently
Ability for systematic and rational analysis to identify the root cause of problems
Willingness to challenge the status quo and to drive innovation and change
Capable to find pragmatic solutions.
Internal customer focus
Ability to work with different cultures and to manage cross functional interfaces
Ready to take personal accountability for achieving individual and shared goals
Planning & Organizing (Ability to prioritize, plan, assign & control)
Be authentic, approachable, open and honest
Excellent English knowledge both oral and written
Further languages are a plus (French, German)
Specifics for Job / Environment
Attractive benefit package
You will be part of an international team
Your job location will be in Saldanha (center of Lisbon, Portugal) and you will be part of the Corporate IT Center of Excellence with peers working in Basel, Switzerland;
Permanent contract with 35/week
Availability to travel (approximately 10%)
Please submit your application in English.
Thank you and I hope to see you soon.-ul