Principal Consultant - SAP FICO

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Date: May 21, 2023

Location: PB, IN, 160059

Company: Bunge

Business Title: Senior/Principal Consultant - SAP FICO    
Reports to (position): AGM- Global SAP Delivery
Global Department: Global IT   
Role Purpose Statement (Write a brief statement regarding the objective of the position and why it exists):
Purpose of this role is to support on daily activities of Bunge ASIA and Europe business from FICO perspective. These activities are related to various legal/audit enhancements, rollouts, projects. 

Main Accountabilities (List 6-8 major areas of responsibilities in order of importance, and purpose of these activities:

•    Assist in the evaluation, definition and approval of SAP modifications and enhancements in FICO and related areas.
•    Design and document functional test plans and scenarios (Unit Testing, IST, and UAT) and work through the testing and validation process with the key users to ensure the functional specifications are implemented in ways that meets the business requirements.
•    Responsible to close out defects on solutions designed including testing and coordination of the testing till defects are closed.
•    Support the training of the SME and coordinate with SME in delivering and supporting SAP solutions.
•    Support in testing and implementation of new SAP releases.
•    Maintain Bunge’s SAP FICO configuration and configuration change documentation.
•    Provide first level support to installed systems and users in the above areas.
•    Working with QA team in successful execution of related scripts and resolve issues, if any.
•    Coordinate end-user training including creation of training material, conducting training sessions.

Impact/Dimensions (Describe the strategic impact of the role / Using dollars and/or numbers, list the pertinent statistics of the position which clarify major areas of impact.  Examples are: # of employees supervised, annual budget, annual sales/revenue):

•    Role is expected to have savings of $ 30- $ 50 per hour.

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) (Measurable outcomes that the position contributes to):

•    On schedule delivery of Enhancements/Projects. 
•    60+ tickets closure on SAP FICO functional area from operations support of Bunge ASIA and Europe.
•    CSAT survey above 95%.
•    No rework. 

Major Opportunities and Decisions (Describe the more difficult and/or complex challenges or opportunities and decisions faced in doing work, improving processes or meeting customer needs.  Where must position focus to be successful?):

•    To contribute to the Continuous improvement(CI) initiatives.
•    Work on routine incidents and enhancements. 


Management/Leadership (Describe the level of management and leadership skills required for the role. Identify key specialties, technical and knowledge areas necessary to accomplish responsibilities and desired results):

•    Effective in providing direction, guidance, motivation and grooming new resources which includes knowledge transfer.
•    Excellent verbal communication skills in general and strong facilitation and presentation experience skills specifically.
•    Comfortable in defending SAP solutions with peers forming an SAP governance council.
•    Ability to express complex technical concepts in terms that are understandable to the business.
•    Strong interpersonal skills.

Key Relationships, Stakeholders & Interfaces (External & Internal):

Business stakeholders, BBS Team and IT Global and Mohali Team.

Knowledge and Technical Competencies (Identify knowledge and specific technical competencies to accomplish the desired end results.  Some examples are licenses & certifications and knowledge and abilities):
•    5 - 10  years  of SAP ECC experience with a minimum of 1-2 full-life cycle implementation experience as a SAP FICO expert with configuration experience for large organizations. 
•    Working knowledge of core FICO concepts like General Ledger, Account Payable, Account Receivable, Asset, Bank, Internal Order, Cost Centre & Cost Element Accounting, Product Costing, Profitability Analysis and Profit Centre Accounting.
•    Strong knowledge in the design, configuration and testing of core FI/CO modules (GL, AP, AR, Asset, Cost center, Internal Order).
•    Solid grasp of FICO integrations with other modules (i.e. SD, MM, PP, etc.).
•    Must be able to scope, review, and create functional specifications and assist the development team in writing the technical specifications for FICO “RICEFW” (i.e. Reports, Interfaces, Conversions, Enhancement, Forms and Workflow).

Note: For behavior competencies please refer to the Bunge Leadership Model


Education/Experience (Identify types and length of education and experience needed to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to accomplish the desired end results.  Some examples are education & training, and years of experience):

CA/MBA(Finance) with domain experience of  more than 5 years in Finance/Controlling area. Preferably SAP certified.

Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.


Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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