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Senior Finance Specialist Job

New York, NY 10007

Requisition ID: 256344
Work Area: Finance
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T3

Posting Date : 6/16/2020




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.

Purpose and Objective: 


SAP America, Inc. seeks a Senior Finance Specialist at our New York, NY location responsible for the execution of key responsibilities within the finance and accounting function.


Expectations and Tasks:


Design and execution of 1 or more functions that are performed to meet accounting and financial reporting requirements that result from legal obligations or SAP internal rules/processes/guidelines. Administration of 1 or more functions related to key finance areas (revenue recognition, commissions, order management, contracts, treasury management, billing, or additional functions not in scope of a global Finance Shared Service model). Accountable and operates independently to achieve desired results. Manage escalation of issues and projects/activities of moderate risk.  Critical issues will be presented to leadership for resolution. Partner closely with internal customers, external counterparts, peers and management at the global, regional or local level. 10% travel required.

Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies:


Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance/Accounting, Economics or a related field of study and 6 years of experience required.  The company will also accept a Master's degree and 4 years of experience.


Work Experience:


Experience must involve at least 1 year in the following: Understanding up-to-date accounting rules including GAAP and IFRS 15; Knowledge of SAP systems including ISP, CRM, BWP or RAR; Understanding of revenue planning & forecasting; Microsoft Office applications, including EPM; Understanding of different revenue classifications applicable for a SW company such as cloud, software, services; Giving trainings and presentations to various groups of different job functions and sizes; Handling complex Barter transactions from Financial perspective (revenue, cost, margin, cash flow); End-to-end processing of Accounts Receivable; and month and quarter-end financial activities. 10% travel required.


Travel:  10% travel required.


Internal use only: reference code lhrs0000




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.

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.

Additional Locations :

Job Segment: Financial, ERP, Accounting, Accounts Receivable, SAP, Finance, Technology


Posted: 2020-06-18 Expires: 2020-08-20

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