1+ months

Finance Expert Job

Miami, FL 33128

Requisition ID: 266136
Work Area: Finance
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

Original Posting Date: September 28, 2020




SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. Thats why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because its the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve peoples lives.

Location:  Miami, FL


Purpose and Objective:  
SAP America Inc. seeks a Finance Expert at our Miami, FL location to participate in the strategic design and execution of the finance and accounting function.


Expectations and Tasks: 
For accounting, this may include leading 1 or more functions that are performed to meet accounting and financial reporting requirements that result from legal obligations or SAP internal policies/processes/guidelines.  For finance, this may include leading 1 or more functions related to key finance areas. This may include overseeing and managing revenue recognition, commissions, order management, contracts, treasury management, billing, or additional functions not be in scope of a global Finance Shared Service model. Oversee revenue recognition for specific region, territory, or global level. Participate in complex and strategic revenue recognition projects such as introduction of new standards, M&A revenue recognition integration, or provide guidance on highly-non-routine accounting matters. Provide deal support to proactively address issues. Ensure compliance with the SAP Accounting Guidelines. Oversee the annual financial audits as well as the preparation of the year-end financial reporting packages. Oversee the full integration of financial data from acquired companies. Provide guidance and direction on complex accounting issues or projects such as accounting integration / acquisition activity. Ensure compliance with the SAP Accounting Guideline. Oversee treasury activities like financial risk-, financial asset, FX and cash management as well as financing). Identify, resolve billing issues and maintain broad view of billing related activities. Coordinates license negotiations including drafting complex extensions and further develop the agreements template according to legal frameworks, to SAPs licensing standards and audit relevant regulations (SOX 404, ISO9001). Review and support existing and new business models and act as an advisor in business and licensing related topics. Ensure coordination among teams, and support and manage key projects as assigned. Negotiate complex and high-risk contract terms and conditions with internal lines of business and an external customers legal/procurement personnel. Responsible for reporting across LOBs and to various business stakeholders re. Credit Quality of SAP Customer base. Initiate, lead or support process improvements within Credit Management business process, and take initiative on special projects impacting the organization. May act as escalation point and/or team lead within a particular region and be responsible for driving team initiatives and ensuring compliance with global credit guidelines and best practices for the conduct of Credit Management at SAP. 5% travel required.

Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies: 
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or related field of study and 7 years of experience required. The company will also accept a Master's degree and 5 years of experience.


Work Experience: 
    Experience must involve 5 years in the following: Providing ad-hoc analysis of operational results and other Key Performance Indicators to facilitate decision making for the different Lines of Business; Elaboration of Revenue and Costs forecast and monthly reporting of business trends and actual results versus established budget to different Lines of Business; Discussion, planning and roll out of annual budget of different segments and lines of business, through the analysis of macro-economic environment and company growth expectations; Perform Inter-company transfers necessary to comply with taxes regulations and internal cost allocations; Enhance compliance, internal control and processes improvement; SAP ERP - Enterprise Resource Planning (FI, SD and COPA modules); and SAP SRM - Supplier Relationship Management, SAP CRM Customer Relationship Management, SAP BW- Business Warehouse, and SAP BI Business Intelligence. 

    Experience must also include: signing/customizing and implementing new incentives and business models to promote indirect channel sales through partners. (e.i. Rebates program, Cloud Choice Profit program launching in LAC); Coordinate monthly consolidation and reporting close calendar and teams activities to meet tight deadlines proposed by headquarters; Analysis of regional resources lay out for cost optimization in Legal (statutory) view; Recruitment, training, development and supervision of local accounting team; Planning, articulation and execution of the monthly/ quarterly and annual accounting closing; Building up Annual Financial Statements and support  internal and external auditors; Support and coordination of the migration of main finance processes to the Financial Shared Service Center; Monitor compliance of Statutory and Accounting Books to present to official government controllers; 5% travel required.


Travel:  5% travel required.

Internal use only: reference code lhrs4262


Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.
A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If youre searching for a company thats dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment apply now.

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team. (Americas:Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
Additional Locations:

Nearest Major Market: Miami

Job Segment: Financial, ERP, Drafting, SAP, Compliance, Finance, Technology, Engineering, Legal


Posted: 2020-09-29 Expires: 2021-01-02

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