SAP Senior Project System & PPM Consultant

SAP Senior Project System & PPM Consultant

Whitehall Resources are currently looking for a SAP Senior Project System & PPM Consultant with a client of ours based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Rate: Market Rate

Responsibilities include:
• Guide the business in respect to the advice from the Implementation Partner, the adoption of standard S4HANA best-practice processes, including options and business impacts.
• Pro-actively engage with the Implementation Partner, Key Business Representatives and IT stakeholders to ensure that all the requirements are agreed upon and delivered.

Qualification and Education Requirements:
• Minimum experience of 5 to 7 years in Implementation & Support for SAP Project Systems
• Minimum Experience of 3 to 4 Implementations & support projects for SAP Project Systems
• Must hold minimum of relevant Bachelors Degree
• Relevant SAP certification will be highly considered

Core Competencies:
• Should have Knowledge of SAP Project & Portfolio Management (PPM)
• Should have Excellent working experience in configuration of SAP Project Systems & PPM
• Should have Experience in at least 1 S/4 HANA Implementation Project
• Hands-on experience in scope understanding, business process mapping, configuration, testing (Unit, Integration & User Acceptance), assistance on development of custom objects.
• Should be proficient in the following functionalities of SAP Project Systems & Project & Portfolio Management
• Project Structure, Project Definition, Coding mask, Status Management, Work Breakdown Structure, Network and activities
• Project Profile, Network Profile, Budget profile, Scheduling profile etc.
• Integration and designing solutions for CO activities i.e. result analysis, period end activities.
• Cost Planning: Automatic Costing (Network costing), East Cost Planning, Unit Costing, and hierarchical cost planning.
• Project Cash Management.
• Planning layouts for Cost planning, Payment Planning and SKF Planning.
• Period end closing and Project settlement.
• Sound knowledge on functions of SAP PPM objects like Portfolios, Projects, Buckets, Initiatives, Items, Phases, Tasks, Checklist and checklist items, Portfolio and Bucket Hierarchy Management.
• Good experience on Financial and Capacity planning functionality.
• Portfolio and Project Administration in SAP PPM including Template Management.
• Should have good understanding on standard Analytics & work with Analytics team for development of reports & dashboards
• Should be aware about Standard Analytics available in S/4 HANA & work with Analytics team for development of reports & dashboards
• Should have good knowledge of Integration of Project Systems with other modules of SAP like Finance, Controlling, Sales, Procurement etc.
• Should prepare functional specifications for Customizations & Reports & work with technical team for new developments & enhancements
• Should support Business for Preparation of Test cases, End user manuals & Data migration activities
• Should have strong communication, presentation & documentation skills
• Skilled in problem solving, end user training, go-live preparation, post go-live handholding.
• Should be a team player as well as an individual contributor

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