GBS is the world's largest consulting services organization. GBS provides clients with business transformation and industry expertise, and the ability to translate that expertise into integrated, responsive, innovative business solutions. GBS provides consulting services across multiple industries and covers the whole process chain from strategy consulting through to the construction, implementation and operation of technical and commercial solutions.IBM has a large innovative Finance Management practices, providing an unrivalled knowledge of business change,combined with deep technological know-how. As a Finance Transformation Consultant, you'll advise our European and Global clientson strategy and implementation of innovative and complex transformational solutions that enables the Finance function to becomeefficient, and be able to improve their ability to provide value added partnering support to the business.You’ll come from a consulting background, or have worked in Finance Transformation functions within multinational enterprises.In addition, you’ll need:• Good experience in Financial Accounting, and Management Accounting• Experience of solution development in the areas of Financial Management and the Controlling function (planning, budgeting, forecasting and business partnering)• A good understanding of potential enabling technologies like business process modelling, workflow management, document management, Robotics and Analytics• Experience in one or more of the common ERP and Planning platforms (e.g. SAP, Oracle, Cognos, Hyperion Financial Management, WorkdayFinancials)• Project/programme experience across the full project life-cycle• Team leadership and the ability to deliver results• Strong academic record• International willingness to travel• Sales – at senior levels a proven track record of selling Finance Transformation solutions, preferrably Shares ServiceThis is an environment where networking and people skills are extremely important: we’re looking for people who will forge their own relationships, both internally and externally. Do this and you’ll have access to a range of projects and clients unlike any other.This job will be based at one of these locations: Hamburg, Duesseldorf, Frankfurt a. M., Ehningen near Stuttgart or Munich.
At least 5 years experience in Finance Transformation consulting or working in a Finance Function
At least 2 years experience in Project / programme across the full project life-cycle
At least 2 year experience in understanding of the relevant underlying enabling technologies
Certified in Financial or Management Accounting qualification (for example ACCA, CPA, CIMA)