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Sam P.


Last update: 21.11.2021

SAP (Certified Associate)S/4 HANA Finance/FICO/Treasury/IS-Retail/IHC-Solution Architect/Consultant

Graduation: not provided
Hourly-/Daily rates: show
Languages: English (Native or Bilingual) | Hindi (Full Professional)


18 years in IT Consulting, Project Management, Accounts 

• Strong hands-on experience in designing & delivering S/4 HANA implementation projects with SAP Enterprise Management and Cloud Products. (Public Cloud-1808)
• Led multiple Full Life Cycle Implementation, Upgrades, Global Roll out & Support.
• Well experienced in analysis, blueprints, design specifications, development, data migration, performance tuning, testing, documentation, maintenance and trouble-shooting, user training.
• Optimize Business Processes and guide customers to adopt Best Practices
• Experience in Project Management, Management Consulting, Risk Management analysis, IT Transformation and System Implementation.
• Good Knowledge in various Methodologies Agile, SAP Activate / ASAP, Waterfall, DevOps
• Domain Experience in Finance, Accounts & Audit in Manufacturing, Service Industry.
• Extensive Global Client facing experience including 8 years in UK & Europe
• To identify new technologies, innovations (like S4/ HANA) that will provide business value
• Gravitas and excellent communication skills coupled with the ability to engage and influence up to senior executive level in a complex organization

Industry Experience: - FMCG, Professional Services, Beverages, Telecommunications, Retail, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals, Cement Manufacturing etc.

• SAP (Certified Solution Architect)
- S/4 HANA (On-Premise/Cloud)– Universal Journal, New Asset Accounting, Central Finance, Business Partner
- FICO- New GL migration, New GL, Payment Interface, Plants Aboard, China Golden Tax
- Parallel Ledger (IFRS, USGAAP, IAS), SEPA
- Treasury & Risk Management, In-House Cash, Cash Management & Bank Communication Mgt.
- IS-Retail integration with FI including POSDM, HYBRIS interface including payment cards, bank interface
- Periodic closing process (including Financial Closing Cockpit)
- T&E (Concur) integration for SAP ERP
- Project System -wbs, result analysis, settlement and integration with Finance

Project history

Multinational Client
Royal Dutch Shell (Oil & Gas
Jaguar Land Rover (Automobile)
Marks & Spencer's (Retail)
Colruyt (Retail)
DSM (Pharmaceuticals)
SAB Miller (Breaverages)
Tata Communications International (Telecommunications)
Ultratech Cement (Cement Manufacturing)

S/4 Hana (Public Cloud) Implementation
Client : Largest Oil & Gas Company (2017-2018)
Team size: 25S/4 Hana (Public Cloud) Implementation
Client : Largest Oil & Gas Company (2017-2018)
Team size: 25
  • 13 entities migration from Legacy System to S4 Hana Finance Cloud Public Platform
  • Project Execution with Activate (Agile) Methodology including Life Cycle Content Management
  • Aligning Business Process with SAP Best Practices
  • Global Design functionalities with due consideration of country specific requirements
  • Data Migration from third party applications with use of Standard Data Migration Cockpit
  • Participated in Strategic Program Planning phase to define road map, schedule, work plans, staffing model, etc. Establish a collaboration model with multiple stakeholders in order to align the way of working.
  • Leading the country scoping including driving Fit to Standard workshops and capturing requirements
  • Engaging with Lead Segment Architects to define & support organization’s ERP strategy
  • Setup local team & arrange for knowledge transfers to complete on time design & Build
  • Configuration definition for SAP standard configuration (SSCUI’s and expert configuration)
  • Execution of multiple test cycles and arrange for required acceptance from multiple stakeholders
Defining Data Migration strategy and performing migration as per plan. Supporting cutover preparation & execution 

Tata Consultancy Services
Lead Consultant (SAP FICO/Treasury & Risk Management)
02.2011 - today
> Global Implementation (45 company codes in 28 countries in Europe, North America & APEC )
> Upgrade & New GL Migration (4.7E to ECC6)
> European Rollout
Key Achievements:-
• General Leger – New GL, Document Splitting, Parallel Ledger
• Accounts Payable – Payment Interface
• Accounts Receivables – Multiple Interfaces for Master and Transactional Data.
• Bank – Electronic Bank Statement (MT940 & BAI2)
• Asset Accounting – Multiple Depreciation Areas (IFRS, US GAAP, TAX)
• Treasury & Risk – Money Market, Forex, Derivatives & Hedge Accounting
• Cash & Liquidity Management
• In-House-Cash
Information Technology and Services
10,001+ employees

Business Solution Lead
09.2010 - 01.2011
Lead for Global Implementation & Support
Management Consulting

Wipro Technologies
FICO & Treasury Team Lead and Subject Matter Expert
01.2007 - 09.2010
Upgrade- ECC6
Information Technology and Services

Aditya Birla Group
SAP FI/CO Consultant
10.2005 - 01.2007
Worked on multiple SAP projects- Upgrade 4.6c to ECC6,Zonal Trial Balance implementaion.
- Responsible for Pre Upgrade study, Gap identification,preparation of functional specifications, unit & integration test plans.
- Main point of contact between SAP Consultants, IT and Site Users both Financial and Non Financial. Developing the User Manuals, Self Training & User Training.
- Developing the logic for Data Extraction, Data Analysis & Data Presentation.
- Performing tests at various stages of Development & inputs for further refining.

Introduced the concept of CO- PCA as reporting tool for the derivation of Zone (each zone comprising of several Co. Codes) based Trail Balance from the pre-existing data set.
Mining & Metals
10,001+ employees

SAP FICO Consultant
12.2004 - 10.2005
? Project:- Full Life Cycle Implementation - (ASAP Methodology)
• Interacting with Business Process Team to understand the requirement.
• Performed review of “As Is” process and produced “To Be “process documentation to highlight the key enhancements and improvements to the existing process.
• Identify the gaps between the R3 and the business requirements; re-engineer some of the businesses process to cope with the SAP.
• Responsible for preparation of the Business Blueprint outlining the system functionality and related functional specifications.
• Responsible for testing of all FI/CO Test Scripts and integration in to other SAP Modules such as SD & MM. Responsible for all conversion of master data and Financial balances from existing In House Legacy system to SAP (4.7E version). After Go-live I was responsible for support and training to users.
• Functional and technical understanding of the Data Migration process. Upload enriched legacy data / new system uploads. Analyse, extract, transform, cleanse, validate, upload, and reconcile legacy data into the SAP ERP environment.
• Able to establish data governance best practices that can support your ongoing business needs.
Consumer Electronics
1001-5000 employees

K. Engineering Works
Accounts Executive
12.2001 - 11.2004
Maintenance and finalization of accounts.
Responsible for monitoring, controlling & supervising income audit, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, general cashier, purchasing, systems and month-end closings.
Preparation and filing of Income Tax, T.D.S. and Service tax returns.
Dealing with Registrar Of Companies matters.
Information Technology and Services

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