SAP SD Expert / IT Product Owner (FICO - area Finance Services) (m/f/x)
What's the role?
We are looking for an experienced SAP SD Expert / IT Product Owner of Fleet Management (the usage concept of Hilti tools) and in Software selling areas from Finance aspects. As the IT Product Owner you will functionally lead a team of IT specialists to improve and digitize customer experience as well as add new value propositions for our customers. You will ensure the areas economic success, in close collaboration with your global business stakeholders & your development team you will drive activities for grooming, implementation and operation of your product. Your innovative mindset will help to enable business excellence and customer satisfaction through value-adding global IT solutions.
Who is Hilti?
We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 127 different nationalities committed to global teamwork.
Global IT within Hilti is a truly global team with main hubs in Buchs (Switzerland), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and Plano/Tulsa (USA). All locations have highly competent teams who work very closely together. Hilti`s Global IT team is known for their focus on sustainable value creation by translating latest IT innovations into value creating solutions & services.
What does the role involve?
As an SAP SD Expert / IT Product Owner (Finance and Controlling IT), you are responsible for respective IT Solution fall under area Finance Services where you need to Plan, Build and Run the complete solution which fits to our IT landscape and also provide operational excellence to our respective business. Hence, you’ll identify and analyze business requirements for creative and innovative IT solutions based on business needs and strategic requirements. You are responsible to define the roadmap together with the business team and accordingly work on our SAP system landscape towards S/4HANA for Finance & Controlling processes. You own every outcome, decision and activity related to solution for which the scope is defined. Decisions are prepared and actions taken based on deep understanding of Hilti Business Model, specific product area and corresponding IT strategy & guidelines. Furthermore, you’ll be managing stakeholder relations, take decisions based on financial benefits & business impact with that prioritize the backlog, able to create user stories for functional and non-functional requirements, run demos and basic trainings and own the support process. Additionally, you will be expected to work on agile approach for delivering fast results. You will be expected to coach juniors in the area so that they can work independently in the near future.
Lastly, you will definitely profit from your functional & technical experience in the areas; Finance (General Ledger, AR, AA), Sales & Distribution (Order entry, Billing) interfaces with external systems (e.g. tax reporting, e-billing), basic understanding of tax accounting and debugging skills in ABAP.
What do we offer?
Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.
We have a very thorough people review process, unlike any we know of in any other business. We can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit, further our teams personally and professionally, get the best value for each employee and increase the job satisfaction. Additionally, we offer you a wide range of benefits.
Our IT department is located in Buchs SG, Switzerland in the beautiful and mountainous Rhine Valley. It is in convenient walking distance to the city center and train station as well as in close proximity to our corporate headquarters in Schaan, Liechtenstein.
As integral part of our performance oriented yet caring culture we want you to work your best. Offers such as various employee benefits, comprehensive insurance and pension plans, day care for your children are just some of the ways we do that. Additionally, Hilti e-bikes are readily available for you to use free of charge!
Why should you apply?
The ideal candidate has in-depth expertise working with distributed systems and understands how they are deployed. You know what is important when shipping products to customers and have been through the process from start to finish. You enjoy working side by side with partners, colleagues, and teams on tough problems and are highly effective. Furthermore, you thrive in a dynamic environment with multiple changing priorities. You like a proactive outward communication and technical leadership and never shy away from a challenge. You have proven experiences in leading functionally an area and drive team member engagement by communicating the area vision, strategy, and plans in a compelling way. You are able to define & map competencies and skills needed for the team.
Build-up these competencies by supporting the hiring process, contribution (performance) evaluations & feedback, and by assessing, supporting, & enabling the development of team members.
We have a clearly defined career development track for every individual employee and an excellent team whom are duly rewarded by performance.
What you need is:
- Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master’s Degree and/or PhD in Information Technology, Computer Science or other relevant education
- At least 5 years of experience as SAP FICO and/or SD consultant in SAP ERP 6.0 environment / S/4HANA in the following Finance/SD areas: Finance (General Ledger, AR, AA) and Sales & Distribution (Order entry, Billing). Including interfaces with external systems (e.g. tax reporting, e-billing). Basic understanding of tax accounting and debugging skills in ABAP is beneficial
- Strong drive for success and high level of commitment
- Using advanced tools and methods for gathering of facts including analytical methods to develop solutions scenarios in the context of a globally operating enterprise
- Planning, realization and controlling skills are systematically applied in daily work
- Able to work and perform in an agile context applying the defined common methods
- Willingness to learn and develop yourself and your colleagues
- Excellent communication skills, high commitment, self-responsibility, and customer orientation
- Experience in working in an international/virtual/geographically dispersed team
Does this sound like you? We look forward to your application! For further questions, please feel free to contact the hiring manager Selcuk Kayaci, IT Cohort Leader Finance & Controlling, https://ch.linkedin.com/in/selcuk-kayaci-972797199
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Hilti is an equal opportunity employer