Responsible for driving the overall strategic SAP FICO core components focusing on functional design and lifecycle delivery. Responsible for working closely with the business stakeholders to translate business capabilities into the appropriate solutions in SAP and other integrated applications. Provides enterprise wide delivery and ongoing support for implemented solutions. Responsibilities of the role include, but not limited to:* Provides end-to-end business process guidance and solution definition for the configuration and gap development on SAP, with a focus on FICO and related modules (FI, CO, GL, AR/AP, FA, FSCM)* Supports the development of business cases for new SAP FICO initiatives, participate in blueprint and design sessions while communicating the benefits, risks, and constraints to the business and Information Technology stakeholders, and support the implementations by reviewing deliverables and helping to ensure that projects adhere to design specifications Participates in SAP Enterprise solution design review sessions to help ensure that a robust application framework and roadmap is achieved for the SAP footprint in the organization* Negotiates contracts with SAP software and service providers. Liaise with Company's SAP suppliers for prompt rectification of any problems or emergencies. Evaluate proposals in order to identify potential problem areas, and make the appropriate recommendations.* Develops, tests, and implements approved solutions. Drives continuous improvement. Ensures confidentiality, confidentiality and reliability of SAP systems and data.