Senior Function FI/FM Consultant

    • Arlington, VA

As a Package Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients' business environment and achieve business results.

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM is looking for a Senior Functional FI/FM consultant who will provide expert level business process guidance on SAP requirements and design. This position requires experience in the following:

  • Designing/configuring business processes in SAP FM to: process transactions associated with budget entry, supplements, transfers, returns, funds reservations, funds commitments, budgetary ledger, special purpose ledger, and budget version planning.
  • Perform year end close.
  • Enable automatic availability control/checking; and reconcile differences between AVC and FM ledgers.
Candidate must have expertise with MM, SD, and FI to integrate functionality.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Active DoD Secret clearance.
  • Knowledgeable in the Flexible Real Estate module, especially in these areas:
    • Usage vs Architectural Objects (their use as cost collectors).
    • REFX Contracts.
    • Integration with Asset Management and Project Systems.
  • Knowledgeable in the Asset Management/Asset Accounting sub-module, especially in these areas:
    • Asset Classes
    • Account Determinations (FI-GL)
    • Depreciation postings vs Acquisition postings vs Retirement postings (related Cost Center and Fund Center...etc.)
    • Depreciation Areas (posting on GL vs non-GL)
    • Integration with Funds Management and CO and Project Systems.
  • Knowledgeable in Project Systems module, especially in these areas:
    • Project/WBS cost settlements to AuCs.
    • Integration with REFX and Asset Management.
  • Strong background in Data Conversion (likely data in GFEBS would need to be "re-converted" to meet new policies and guidelines.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Strong background in DoD Real Property Policy and Guidelines.
    • Real Property vs Personal Property.
    • Capitalization Thresholds for Real Property.
    • Accounting of Capital Improvements within DoD vs Commercial - Capital Improvement does not extend useful life of the original asset.
    • RPIM (Real Property Information Model).

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

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About IBM
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Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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