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SAP Solution Architect Job

Date: Apr 26, 2019

Location: Westborough-Home Office, MA, US, 01581

Company: BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.

BJ's Wholesale Club was the first retailer to introduce the warehouse club concept in the northeastern United States. Today, we’re a multibillion dollar operation with more than 200 clubs in 16 states from Maine to Florida.

While our Members know us for helping them save up to 25% off grocery prices every day, our Team Members  love us for providing a supportive and engaging workplace that’s committed to developing great talent.

If you’re a motivated and enthusiastic person who enjoys working collaboratively and is committed to providing great service for our Members, we want to hear from you. BJ’s offers a fast-paced, team environment with great training opportunities and competitive salary and benefits packages to help you  succeed.

As SAP Solutions Architect, you'll be responsible for delivering solutions that ignite growth and deliver value across the organization utilizing the SAP platform and other financial systems. You'll contribute to architecture of all associated systems including integration methodology, business processes, process re-engineering and process improvement. As SAP Solution Architect you will Finance, Tax, Reporting areas and systems through the planning, design and implementation of existing and new business functionalities. In addition, this role will establish standards and requirements to evaluate and direct enhancements and implement solutions related to SAP FICO, Tax, FSCM, POSDTA/CAR, Ariba, VISTEX areas across enterprise-wide

Core Responsibilities include:

  • Establishing or modifying strategy, standards and procedures for SAP integration, configuration, and implementation
  • Assisting in the development of SAP technological roadmaps while keeping up to date with emerging technologies
  • Leading the design efforts of projects to meet business objectives while driving the overall architecture to improve system reliability and flexibility
  • Develops the technical “vision” and designs specifications of assigned projects and may perform as implementation lead.
  • Provides process expertise and solutions in FICO, FSCM, Tax areas and integration with other SAP Modules and non-SAP tools
  • Leads multiple design activities, from requirement analysis to systems, application and process design specifications, implementation and support.
  • Creates documentation for various stages of planning, design, implementation and support of area but not limiting to SAP FICO, Tax, POSDTA/CAR, VISTEX
  • Liaison with vendor partners to provide best class solution within the architectural standards

Education and Experience Required:

A Bachelor’s Degree or foreign equivalent is required in the area of specialty (Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or Information Technology. MBA or CPA a plus).

  • At least 7 years of SAP FICO, Tax with progressive responsibility and influence.
  • At least 4 full cycles SAP implementation projects with hand-on project experience designing, testing and implementing FICO & Tax solutions
  • Knowledge of SAP IS-Retail is a must with focus on POSDTA/CAR
  • Understanding of integration points of FI and Tax with SD/MM/PP and other modules
  • Knowledge on VISTEX is a plus
  • Knowledge/Certification or implementation experience of S/4 HANA or Simple Finance is a plus
  • Knowledge of Sales & Use Tax, VAT, Statutory Reporting, Income Tax Provision, Tax Compliance
  • Knowledge of US GAAP, IFRS, Statutory reporting
  • Experience working with Tax, 3rd party Tax software tools
  • Experienced working on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge.
  • Strong analytical ability, judgment and problem analysis techniques.
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal

BJ's Wholesale Club is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity for all qualified team members and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, physical and/or mental disability, genetic information, atypical cellular or blood trait, marital and/or familial status, pregnancy, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.


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