Accounting Team Leader
at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

Job Description

Immediate need for a Accounting Team Leader for a position in the Banking & Financial  Industry. This is a 12+ month’s contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Plano , TX. Please review the job description below:

Job ID: 18-05656

Key Responsibilities:
 
  • Candidate will have SAP implementation experience or similar consulting experience
  • Specific experience in the areas of Procure to Pay processing, month end close and accounting processes, and Financial Reporting requirements, processes and deliverables business process improvement expertise
  • Attention to detail is required along with the ability to work in challenging environments
  • Adaptability - willingness to learn new products and processes and work on multiple types of project concurrently
  • Ability to serve as an advocate for customer's business objectives; i.e. be an advocate for the business by working in partnership to deliver business decisions which will positively affect the future profitability of the Company
  • Ability to drive change by clarifying objectives, identifying and managing resistance to change, and serving as a role model for new behaviors
  • Ability to work with ambiguous or changing work situations, tasks, assignments
  • Self-starter who works independently to move tasks forward while continuously obtaining group consensus
  • A high degree of organization skills with the ability to work in a deadline driven environment
  • The ability to effectively and efficiently set priorities according to customer/- criteria\
  • Excellent communication skills and change leadership skills
  • A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and/or Access/VBA (or other equivalent database software)
  • Licenses or Certifications:CPA/CFA with current accounting experience is a key requirement
  • An understanding of projects and project management are preferred
  • As the Hyperion Business lead, the resource will lead a team of dedicated Technical and
  • The resource will develop efficient and effective solutions to address the business needs of increasing workflow productivity and efficiency.
  • Draft and/or Review current business processes & establish SAP fit/gaps
  • Support and maintain all definition, setup, development and testing (within SAP), trade flow, customs, support integration touchpoint and all complex interfaces
  • Evaluation of SAP / Training Strategy & Solution
  • Drive common standardized business process within TFS
  • Working closely with the system integrator and leading the effort to timely delivery of milestones
  • Overall SAP design and configuration decisions impacting user interface, legacy system integration, scope and cost/time trade-offs
  • Developing prototype solutions that can be tested, placed into production, and owned and operated by the business
  • Driving change by clarifying objectives, identifying and managing resistance to change, and serving as a role model for new behaviors
  • Managing the team of technical and business resources within the Procure to Pay work stream
  • Work collaboratively with team members
  • Meet regular performance expectations
  • Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance to support team and business objectives.
  • Other related functions/accountabilities may be assigned, but are not essential

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
 
  • Must Haves:Education: Four-Year College Degree (BA or BS) Business degree in Accounting/Finance
  • Experience & Subject Matter Expertise:10+ years of relevant work experience (in similar field and/or industry)
  • PreferredOther Qualifications:Candidate will have between 3 and 5 years with a Big 4 public accounting firm 

Our client is a leading Banking & Financial Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Plano, TX
  • Job Type: Accounting
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/14/2019

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