SAP Team Leader
New York, NY
Posted Sep 3, 2019 - Requisition No. 77050
Bloomberg is the central nervous system of global finance. Started in 1981, Bloomberg is a forward-looking company focused on building products and solutions that are needed for the 21st century. As a global information and technology company we connect decision makers to a dynamic network of data, people, and ideas – accurately delivering business and financial information, news, and insights to customers around the world.
We work hard, and we work fast, while maintaining the quality and accuracy we’re known for. We bring out the best in each other, always inventing and reinventing. You can do amazing work here. Our career development opportunities give you every resource you need to reach your full potential but it’s up to you to make that happen.
Bloomberg’s SAP Business Solutions Center partners with over 20 internal business areas to support and continually improve our company’s Order to Cash, Procure to Pay, Supply Chain and SAP Business Warehouse reporting and analytic systems. We pride ourselves on staying abreast of new SAP technologies and how best to use them to improve our systems and processes, providing value to our team and business counterparts.
What’s the role?
As a key manager in the department, you will be responsible for strategic direction, leadership and expertise in the following areas: SAP General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable & Asset Accounting. You’ll partner with stakeholders to identify areas for improvement through technology and will continually assess SAP solution offerings to determine the potential benefits to our organization. You’ll lead an extraordinary team of 6 experts who are responsible for all aspects of SAP project delivery including go-live and daily production support. Other management responsibilities will include daily team management, mentoring, employee professional development and performance management. You’ll collaborate with our SAP technical team and other stakeholders to coordinate resource allocation across a large project portfolio as well as daily maintenance activities.
We’ll trust you to:
- Lead a team of skilled SAP professionals and all of the associated leadership, mentoring, supervision and administrative skills
- Handle a large portfolio of projects and delivering high quality results on time and under tight time frames
- Keep current on new SAP functionality and understand complex system landscapes deeply integrated with legacy systems
- Deliver solutions within a formal project methodology
You’ll need to have:
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent
- 10+ years of SAP functional experience within SAP FI/CO, GL, AR, AP & AA
- 5+ years of managing a team providing SAP solution delivery and day-to-day, end-user support
- Experience developing and implementing a multi-year IT roadmap and strategic planning activities
We’d love to see:
- A consultancy background
- Significant in-house experience
If this sounds like you:
Apply! If we believe you're a good match, we'll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps.
Bloomberg is committed to diversity. It drives our innovation. At Bloomberg, you'll have the opportunity to go above and beyond and to take risks. You'll be a part of an organization that is entering new markets, launching new ventures, and pushing boundaries. Our ever-expanding array of technology, data, news, and media services champions innovation and empowers clients -- and offers nearly limitless opportunities for career growth.
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