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SAP Functional Expert - BPC

Location: Modesto, CA, US

Date: Sep 2, 2021

Company: E. & J. Gallo

Why Gallo?

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As the SAP BPC Functional Expert you will be accountable for the business process design and adoption of standard functionality aligned to best practices in BPC.



What you Will Do:


  • Guide the business in utilizing SAP functionality to the best extent possible, and involves review of business processes and system challenges
  • Evaluate new releases and/or support packs from SAP and provide recommendation on the feature functionality
  • Conduct internal workshops / proof-of-concept sessions for business to leverage existing and enhanced features of the product
  • Provide inputs to define road map for Gallo considering the business requirements and proactive analysis of SAP's product road map
  • Provide oversight to and ensure consistency of solutions to issues addressed by application support teams
  • Drive resolution to product issues with the required priority interacting with SAP
  • Own and drive solution to implementing new solutions collaborating with system integrators, where applicable.


What You Will Need:

  • High School diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate.
  • Bachelor's degree plus 8 years of working in SAP modules experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.
  • Demonstrates experience with industry best practices BPC.
  • Experience defining systems strategy, developing systems requirements, designing and prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures and implementing practical business solutions under multiple deadlines
  • Demonstrated understanding and application of the functional aspects of the analysis and design process and its associated documentation (ie. Functional specifications, test plans).


What Will Set You Apart:

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Math, Engineering or Business Administration plus 10 years of business systems analysis experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.
  • Master’s degree.
  • Clear understanding of finance business planning and consolidation processes leveraging SAP BPC and integration to other functions
  • Demonstrated expertise in SAP BPC with at least 2-3 full-life cycle projects delivering new solutions
  • Prior experience in implementation and support of S4 optimized BPC and RTC. Have strong experience in Finance core processes, Finance Planning, Consolidation and Reporting
  • Experience in designing, modeling and architecture of planning and consolidation.
  • Must have worked on multiple planning scenarios e.g. Revenue, OpEx and Headcount planning
  • Expertise with Bex query designer, planning logics and business rules.
  • Expertise with Analysis for Office in creating input schedules and reports for financial planning, forecasting, cashflow structure and macros.
    Must possess in-depth knowledge of Planning cycle (Top Down, Bottoms Up planning), Budgeting, month-end and year-end BPC process.
  • Experience in business process improvements and the ability to translate business challenges into comprehensive process and system requirements
  • Ability to work in a team environment and collaborate with business and IT globally
  • Should have excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Should have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of SOX controls as applicable to software solutions and process controls
  • Experience in latest version of S4 HANA with optimized BPC is a plus
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Ability to write basic queries or relevant basic technical know-how to extract information and provide quick analysis of data

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Requisition ID: 82706 




Gallo is an Equal Employment opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, traits historically associated with race, including but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles (such as braids, locks, and twists), color, national origin, ancestry, creed, religion, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition as defined by applicable state law (including cancer and predisposing genetic characteristics in California), genetic information, marital status, familial status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, sexual orientation (actual or perceived), transgender status, sex stereotyping, age, military or veteran status, domestic violence or sexual assault victim status, or any other basis protected by applicable law. 


We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Gallo is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process.
If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at 209.341.7000.


Nearest Major Market: Modesto