Arlington, Virginia

We Are:

Accenture’s SAP practice, and we bring the New to life using design thinking, agile development methodologies, and the latest smart tech for SAP when it comes to automation and AI. We help our clients apply intelligence to set their business apart and make them more proactive, predictive and productive – the power of the intelligent enterprise. Ready to learn as much as you can? We put strong emphasis on training our people on S/4HANA and all the new cloud products from SAP, both functionally and technically – with the support of our 70,000+ member community. It’s also nice to know our hard work doesn’t go unrecognized. We’ve got over 70 SAP awards—more than any other partner—and we’re the leading business partner for SAP SuccessFactors, SAP Ariba, SAP Hybris, SAP FieldGlass, SAP Concur, and more. Visit us here to find out more about Accenture's SAP practice. (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/service-technology-sap-overview)

You Are:

An experienced Finance professional with a strong background in Accounting and a deep understanding of the Financial Month End Close Process. You get excited about solving complex problems and finding new solutions for clients. Digital Finance professionals support clients in developing Finance Organization Strategies, Optimizing the Close, Consolidation & Reporting processes all by leveraging Enterprise Performance Management technology capabilities to support our clients’ long-term growth. You have managed large teams. You love big challenges, and are ready for your next one. You are skilled at building trusted relationships with clients, within your own organization, and with ecosystem partners.

The Work:

+ Lead process improvement initiatives in Financial Close, Consolidation, and Reporting areas

+ Create strategies and blueprints that improve operations and refine processes

+ Collect business requirements and apply industry leading best practice financial concepts to translate them into solution design

+ Prepare and facilitate client sessions on process and application design

+ Provide recommendations based on Financial Close & Consolidations leading practices

+ Support project team and mentor staff

+ Serve as a trusted advisor to senior leadership

+ Stay current on how new GAAP/IFRS regulations and technologies affect our clients’ businesses

Here’s What You Need:

+ A minimum of 5 years working in Finance & Accounting, preferably with a Big Four public accounting firm

+ A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in implementing Financial Consolidation Solutions in at least one EPM tool (SAP Group Reporting, SAP BPC etc.)

+ Deep functional understanding of record to report and financial consolidations processes including intercompany eliminations, currency translation, and financial statement reporting

+ Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years' work experience). If Associate’s Degree, must have equivalent minimum 6-year work experience

Bonus Points If:

+ You've got a CPA or equivalent

+ You’ve got an MBA after your name or another type of advanced degree

+ You have led 2-3 full implementation of Close & Consolidation solutions

+ You have a least 2 year designing SAP Consolidation tools (SAP GR, SAP BPC, SAP BCS, etc.)

+ SAP Group Reporting, SAP BPC certification

As required by Colorado law under the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $119,880 - $165,199 and information on benefits offered is here. (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/careers/your-future-rewards-benefits)

COVID-19 update:

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Subject to applicable law, please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

What We Believe

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Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. Read more here (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/about/inclusion-diversity/us-workforce)

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Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

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Requesting An Accommodation

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Arlington, Virginia

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