What you’ll be doing...

The CSG Program Management team is responsible for strategy and implementation of systems solutions that support ERP (Enterprise Resource Platform) and other Systems activity for Verizon Finance, Accounting, Accounts Payable, Payroll, HR and Supply Chain. The Lead Systems Consultant position will be the liaison between ERP Project Management team and the Functional ERP production support team.

  • Support the implementation of the 1ERP Project for several of the releases related to General Ledger and Central Finance applications in S/4HANA.
  • Attend and coordinate with the PMO team all planning and strategy sessions related to the 1ERP Project implementation.
  • Engage in the interface monitoring and error handling business process for the AIF Tool.
  • Document and record new business and system processes in S/4HANA.
  • Develop training materials and desktop procedures for team members and system users.
  • Partner with the business, project managers, consultants, and development teams to understand the system capabilities and business needs to build smarter solutions that will provide improved business processes.
  • Coordinate and provide support with hypercare initiatives and post-implementation activities.
  • Maintain a flexible and collaborative work approach to solve complex problems and to develop customer-specific solutions.
  • Establish and oversee effective issue resolution, change control, and risk management processes.
  • Provide assistance with other special projects, including but not limited to Verizon 2.0, RPA, and interface automation.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, IT, Project Management or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with large system program implementations (SAP preferred).
  • Three or more years of direct experience with project management.

Even better if you have:

  • Master's degree in Accounting, Finance, FP&A, IT, or Project Management.
  • Ability to perform in a high volume, fast paced changing environment with good time-management skills and the ability to manage teams independently.
  • Excellent interpersonal, influencing, communication and organizational skills and the ability to deliver across levels.
  • Strong team leadership skills and the ability to manage internal / external resources to achieve project objectives.
  • Ability to operate independently and remain focused through change or uncertainty.
  • Experience with large ERP implementations, especially SAP.
  • Experience managing across varied Finance, Business, and Technical stakeholder groups and maintaining key relationships.
  • Strong project management experience in Accounting and ERP systems.
  • Formal training and/or certifications in project management methodologies (e.g., Six Sigma Methodologies, PMP Certifications, etc.).
  • Ability to perform in a high volume, fast paced changing environment with good time-management skills and the ability to manage teams.
  • Demonstrated commitment to enhance functional and technologies capabilities, particularly around cutting edge and nascent technologies.
  • Strong organizational skills to coordinate and manage multiple cross divisional work process and projects.
  • Ability to develop, manage, and mentor junior staff.
  • Experience implementing cutting edge Digital technologies and scaling towards enterprise standards, such as:
    • Natural Language Generation (NLG)
    • Natural Language Processing (NLP)
    • Visual / Mobile ERP
    • Predicative Analysis
    • Blockchain
    • Crowd source queries

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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