ONE ERP PROGRAMSanofi is engaging into a review program of its current Back-Office and Finance Systems practices through the implementation of a Global ERP (the Shift project) and Core Models on Finance / Supply chain suite.
The Back-Office and Finance / Supply Chain Systems Transformation program aims at : Enabling Global Business Units (GBU) & Global Functions with AnalyticsCommon analytics by GBU and for Global functions to improve performance and cost managementTransversal data consolidation as well as more granular analysesCommon budget tools by GBUFacilitating a seamless integration of planning and actual data setting-up automation in reporting to enable Global Shared Services (SBS)Support SBS strategy by implementing an end-to-end approach (e.
g. P2P fully covered by integrated Group solutions from eBuy to AP Invoicing, T&E, etc.)Opportunity to consolidate new activities in Shared Services (e.
g. Master Data Management, Credit Management) and to develop global Shared Services organization models (e.g. T&E)Support reporting factoriesSimplifying processes and Sanofi users’ experienceState-of-the-art global systems ensuring an end-to-end process integration while providing a simplified user’s experienceMajor changes to reporting or processes handled centrally at onceOne source of truth on master data and a common automated internal control frameworkImproved integration or divestment capabilities through a standardized methodologyJOB SUMMARYThe ITS Controlling IA Expert Shift Project is responsible for ITS for the design and the deployment of a single technical solution and standardized processes for the Group Controlling standards in a single SAP solution for all businesses on all geographies.
He / she will bring his / her expertise of existing business processes / SAP solutions in legacy systems, best practices and possible improvements, together with the ITS regional network of experts.
He / she will organize and deliver for his / her stream solution design and all project deliverables under the ITS responsibility (SAP solutions design, implementation in the systems, all related documentation).
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESIn the context of the Shift Program, the main duties of the ITS Controlling IA Expert - Shift Project are : Design of the SolutionProvide his expertise of existing business processes / SAP solutions in legacy systemsCollect and consolidate from ITS regional network of experts the knowledge of as-is , best practices and possible improvementsContribute with the Business Controlling team to the definition of the global design of the solution based on industry best practices, GBU & Global Support Functions business needsPropose adequate SAP solutions minimizing gaps with the SAP standard functionalities by challenging business requirements and specify for customizing and development the agreed solutionsPerform impact analysis for application changes for SAP and satellites applicationsCollect and consolidate impacts for legacy systemsContribute to the design of transversal streams : Master data management and migration strategyAnalyticsAuthorizationsProcess controlsIntercompany flowsCollect and consolidate all information on Controlling required for Infrastructure and application landscape definitionDeliver all design deliverables defined by the program and under ITS responsibility (e.
g. specifications, )Develop him / herself on the new capabilities provided by SAP S4HANA on his / her perimeterDevelopment and testingOrganize, complete, unit-test and document the configuration of the systemContribute with the development team to the specific developmentsOrganize, document and execute integration and system testsContribute to user acceptance tests and finalize the solution (address defects identified)Use properly the documentation and testing tools as defined by ITS quality departmentComplete all deliverables defined by the program and under ITS responsibility (e.
g. test protocols, test reports )Migration and go-liveContribute to migration activities related to the streamDocument and execute cut-over activities related to the streamInsure go-live support and hypercare activitiesRoll-out strategy and roadmapContribute to the definition of the roll-out strategyContribute to the definition of the implementation roadmapREQUIREMENTSEDUCATIONAL BACKGROUNDPost-graduate studies (4 / 5 years) : Master in Finance, Master in Supply chain, Master in Science, Master in IT or EngineeringPROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCEDemonstrate a good track record in SAP design and customizing Controlling Module (CO -CCA, OM, PS, PC, PA) preferably in a Pharmaceutical / Consumer Products industryVery good general understanding of finance business processes, in particular Controlling and Industrial ControllingOperational experience in controlling area would be appreciatedProofed experience working in major IT consulting firms as stream lead or functional expertExperience of SAP projects in complex and international environmentAt ease with Microsoft Office tools, and in general with IS toolsMAJOR SKILLS AND COMPETENCIESTeam player, service-orientedDynamic, results drivenAnalytical and synthetic, able to formalize solutions, good writing skillsActive listener, able to challenge requirementsStrong oral and written communication skillsAble to convinceRigorous, autonomousAccountability and ReliabilityMAIN INTERACTIONSMain Interfaces / Relationships : Internal : Business (Finance / SBS, Supply chain), ITS partners and contributors (Application teams, ITS / IS, factories)External : consulting firms, SAP#LI-EURAt Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values.
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