- A Postgraduate in Finance with over 18 years of Professional work experience including over 10+ years of relevant experience in delivering SAP FICO Projects, Revenue account and reporting and Tax management.
- SAP R/3 project work experience - in implementation, roll-out and support projects, with a primary specialization in Financial Accounting (FI), and Controlling (CO) modules and Taxation (VERTEX (O Series) and SABRIX)
- Proficient in SAP ASAP Methodology and well versed in the business process from Project Preparation, to Go-Live and Support using SAP Best Practices
- 10+ years of Functional experience covering processes in Manufacturing, IT and IT enabled services-
- Experience in ERP implementation, spanning over different ERP packages like BAAN, SAP, Oracle and Custom developed ERP systems to migrate, transform and build Accounting systems in improving Order to Cash cycle and Taxation.
- Experience in Global Tax Technology and Tax Data management.
- Hands-on in Blackline implementation in Journal entry and extraction reports.
- Implementation experience in Full cycle project in SAP integration with Vertex O series, Sabrix(One source). Support experience in Tax ware.
- Support tax issues across the Globe.
- Worked extensively in SAP FSCM Biller direct. SAP Payment card processing order to cash.
- Competent in preparing the Implementation Schedules, Test Cases and Test Streams for Unit testing and Integration Testing, End User Training, Post Go Live support & Maintenance activities
- Expertise in ALE/EDI/Interface technologies along with SAP PI(Process Integration) and FMW (Fusion Middleware) to distribute master data and transactional data
- Work with cross-cultural, multi-national teams ensuring optimal utilization of resources leading to overall profitability
- Hands on experience on using HP - ALM & SAP solution manager for tracking CR, defects and configuration changes
- Passionate about Taxation, Treasury and Costing Solutions in SAP ERP. Relevant experience in European Taxation and US Tax solutions. Hands on experience in Sabrix, Vertex and Tax ware applications
- Independently set up processes for running of Purchase, Stock Valuation and Accounting systems for SEZ(Special Economic Zone), Bonded Warehouses and Excise registered Manufacturing Unit Excise Registered Plants. Expertise in Indian taxation procedures (Direct/Indirect - CIN module - SAP) and Accounting systems.
SAP: SAP FICO 4.7 EE / ECC 6.0, SAP FSCM,VERTEX O/Q series, SABRIX, ARIBA,COUPA etc.
Domain: Manufacturing, Telecom, IT and IT enabled services.
Testing &QA: HP- QC,HP- ALM, SAP Solman
SAP FICO Lead consultant
- Implementation of Vertex O series integration with SAP Modules.
- Worked with business team in requirement gathering for United States, Canada and European Union.
- Consulting to ERP business process related to Tax and Vertex components.
- Preparation of Functional design and support for Technical design document.
- Migration of Master data(Material, Customer & Vendor) master in sync with Vertex Tax category
- Build Taxability drivers for the ERP products
- Mapping of custom product codes to Vertex product category.
- Troubleshoot of logs to identify the cause of Pre/Post assist rule.
- Training Business and IT users in Vertex for their future managing Vertex effectively
SAP R/3 AVAYA Support and Development
- Heading the team of Support and Development project for SAP FICO/FSCM and Taxation
- Handled as offshore team lead of ERP and other applications more than 20+ members.
- Worked extensively in system Configuration, Customization, Unit Testing and End User Training
- Well versed with cross modules linked to SAP FICO, worked extensively on pricing.
- Engaged in the Revenue accounting and reporting abide by new IFRS policy
- Timely resolution of issues and efficient turnover of solution rendering time by analyzing, prioritizing and Business impact analysis across applications for the countries supported. Achieved and met strict SLA - deadlines with client satisfaction and acknowledgement.
- Well versant with European, US taxation and external tax interfaces SABRIX & Vertex integrated with SAP.
- Well versant with Change management process (HPSM) and HP ALM.
- Handled the taxation issue worth to 6 million USD impacts. Prepared the root cause analysis and provided the complete solution.
- Hands on experience on major interfaces (Biztalk, Redwood, Taxware, SABRX,Vertex.etc..)
- Thorough analysis of Business process and cleaned up the uncaptioned items, which reduce the user Ticket enormously. E.g. Implementation of KM documentation, Automatic process of reports and key transactions.
- Implementation of Minor and major enhancements related to Invoicing, COPA, AP & AR modules.
- Complete revamping of SOX related activities.