SAP S4 Finance BA

Job Title: SAP S4 Finance BA
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-07-23
Reference: JO-1907-96771
Contact Name: Simone Wilson TECH)
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 24, 2019 10:37

Job Description

About the Company
Our client is one of Australia's largest utilities companies, delivering high-quality service to customers across Australia. This is an exciting opportunity for a Finance SAP Business Analyst, to work on their enterprise system transformation project which involves the centralisation of Finance, Procurement and People processes. You will work closely with the change team helping assist with change impacts. You will also work closely with the testing team and key stakeholders.
Project Requirements
  • GL and Month-End Close including
  • Month End Close
  • Consolidation
  • Financial Reporting
  • Chart of Account / Cost Centre / Profit Centre design
  • Revenue and Cost Accruals and Allocations to enable Gross Margin calculation
  • Month End Close
  • Embedding workflow into the month end process
  • Month end process integration with Cadency
  • Impact on BPM processes (eg. Opex)
  • Chart of Account / Cost Centre / Profit Centre design to support planning/reporting/insights (liaising with Performance Management stream below)
  • Evaluate Master Data and process impacts on related systems such as Ellipse, Maximo, Billing Platform, Salesforce, C1, Kinetiq, B1 etc
  • Consolidation
  • Consolidation in the S4 HANA system (BPC v ECC)
  • Gross Margin
  • Develop, evaluate and recommend options to streamline gross margin process
Key Responsibilities  
  • Evaluate solution options and champion proposed solutions with Process Owner and wider Finance/Business community
  • Perform business benefit and impact assessment of proposed changes (with Change Lead) Confirm and elaborate on business requirements
  • Workshop preparation, primary contributor, action owner
  • Provide data and analysis to solution architects and consultants to support key design decisions
  • Input to, preparation and endorsement of process documentation
  • Understand and resolve key dependencies / integrations (eg. IM, Ellipse, Maximo
  • Input to and delivery of key communication, training, change management, post golive support
About you
We're looking for a Finance Business Analyst with experience of SAP with a proven background in accounting and experience in large scale transformations projects.
  • BA experience within utilities is preferred or within large enterprise 
  • Senior BA experience with an accounting qualification  
  • SAP S4 background
  • Experience in transformation projects
  • Experience working with Change teams or organisation change

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Simone Wilson on, quoting ref no. JO-1907-96771. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at