SAP BI Consultant
Sant Joan Despí, Barcelona, Spain
IT & E-Commerce
Our client is a multinational company specialized in the chemical and pharmaceutical sector. The company has revenue of more than €40 billion with over 100.000 employees worldwide. This role is for the Barcelona office where many different nationalities are present.
As a SAP BI Consultant, you will be working in the Accounting Process Operations Analytics department in Barcelona
You will be responsible for:
Define data structures and support the process design:
-Support / review the design of Management (Cost-) Accounting processes to ensure that they enable later data mining activities
-Define the base data sets and combine multiple data sources from different systems, like Business Warehouse, Sharepoints and other applications
-Define the necessary technical data requirements in close cooperation with the accounting experts and the BI developer from IT
-Publish and maintain a base set of data sources for the most common analytical questions
Develop tableau reports:
-Develop graphical reports for the different areas of accounting operations (with main focus on Cost Accounting)
-Generalize the reports, in order that they can be used by different organizations, countries or regions.
Consult accounting operations in analytics:
-Pro-actively identify opportunities for new graphical reports in the area of Cost Accounting, by being actively involved in process and functional discussions and constant exchanges within the Cost Accounting organization
-Support the request of new graphical reports by translating the business language into technical data structures
-Help users understand the functional and technical possibilities of the new reports
-Present and roll-out the new reports to the global Cost Accounting organization by also highlighting the functional utilization and what kind of results might be expected (with focus on the business objective of the report).
-Provide support to the Accounting Operations departments in the analysis and interpretation of the results shown in the reports, combining both, the functional view as well as the technical view.
-Support process improvement initiatives or projects which require analysis of mass-data.
Administrator tableau server and database Access:
-Publish the reports on the tableau server space reserved for accounting operations
-Administer the user and user-groups
-Be first contact for Business Intelligence tableau server group
We are looking for a professional with the following qualifications, experience and skills:
Knowledge / experiences:
-A least 5 years experience in a similar position
-Through knowledge of data modeling (data structures, table joins)
-Knowledge and previous experience on Tableau and Tableau server is highly appreciated
-Good knowledge of SAP data structures in the area of Cost accounting
-Comprehensive SAP customizing knowledge of the Controlling module
-General accounting knowledge and experience with value flows
-Good business and IT skills in order to translate business questions into data structures and reports
-Good analytical skills to interpret reports, identify the added value of the reports generated and guide users through next steps
-Excellent English skills encompassing special terminologies in the area of Finance Accounting and IT.
-Good presentation and communication skills, working with virtual and global teams
-Able to think from the “customer” perspective in order to build reports which supports business needs
-Capability of target orientated working with users from different organizations
Management / Leadership:
-Pro-active personality for a good overview and an eye for quality
-Creative problem solver with the ability to achieve global solutions
-Ability to establish and maintain a sustainable expert network
-Able to work on very specific topics while understanding the big picture and identifying the added value behind each analysis
-Very competitive salary, with fixed and variable parts
-Stable, responsibility position in a leading multinational
-Working within an international environment
(+34) 93 231 00 00 (Ext. 134)