EY Senior Consultant - SAP - S/4HANA - Finance in All, United Arab Emirates

Title: Senior Consultant - SAP - S/4HANA - Finance

Location: AE-All-Dubai

Job Number: DUB002YC

As an SAP Senior Consultant, you'll actively establish, maintain and strengthen internal and external relationships. With guidance from partners, directors and senior managers, you'll identify potential business opportunities for Ernst & Young. Drawing on your knowledge and experience, you'll create innovative commercial insights for clients, adapt methods and practices to fit operational team and cultural needs and contribute to thought leadership.

Our SAP practice is currently embarking on a period of growth which has created several exceptional opportunities for highly motivated and results driven individuals willing to play an important role in the ongoing growth and business development efforts.

EY is seeking experienced SAP Consultants to join the IT Enablement Team within its Advisory service line.

Client responsibilities

  • Facilitate the implementation of SAP Solutions to enhance the clients business functionality and overall performance,

  • Maintain a high degree of customer satisfaction.

  • Lead the business analysis process and provide product and implementation expertise to clients in how best to implement and use the system, identify scope gaps, advise on workaround solutions when applicable.

  • Lead Functional Stream. Implement end to end solution

  • Ensures the customer’s application and system requirements are identified, analyzed and documented.

  • Optimize Finance Business Processes, and help customers to adopt Best Practices

  • Support in detailed project planning activities

  • Communicate on project progress to engagement manager

  • Develop own professional learning of SAP products/technologies and solutions.

  • Improve consulting skills; improve application and implementation expertise in the product and industry.

  • Support pursuit management activities, participate in proposals preparation

  • Build strong internal relationships within Ernst & Young Advisory Services and with other services across the organization


People responsibilities

  • Maintain an educational program to continually develop personal skills of staff

  • Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures

Desired skills

  • Broad application skills

  • Extensive knowledge in more than one of the following areas: Financial accounting and closing operations, cost management, profitability analysis, New General Ledger, Migration to simple finance

  • Strong knowledge in ASAP / implementation methodologies

  • Capability of presenting the value proposition in the module / area,

  • Profound understanding of Digital Transformation and its impact on SAP strategies

  • Very good problem solving abilities

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, strong communication and presentation skills


  • Approximately 2 to 5 years of total experience and SAP Implementation experience in minimum 3 projects.

  • 1-2 years experience implementing SAP Finance

  • 1 year experience in SAP Simple finance

  • Experience in implementing S/4 HANA and/or migration to S/4HANA is a plus

  • Management Consulting Experience in Business and IT Strategy and Governance, Value Management, Business Process Management, Center of Excellence

  • Demonstrated track record with a blue chip consulting organization and/or a blue chip organization

  • Strong knowledge in business processes and practices

  • Bilinguals preferred

  • Willingness to travel 50-75% of the time based on project need

Who we are

Whole industries have been disrupted and transformed in recent years by digital technology. As an IT advisory professional, you’ll help businesses realize the value they can gain from their IT investments — supporting strategy and being a key growth driver. As part of a high-performing team, you’ll deliver exceptional client service — providing advice on how technology enablement, digital transformation and enterprise intelligence contribute to performance improvement, as well as how IT can act as multiplying effect during major program transformations.

As organizations look to leverage the advantage IT offers, we’ll work with you to develop the consultancy and analytical skills that you’ll need in today’s environment. Working on projects that cross borders and sectors, the experiences you gain here will be more valuable than anywhere else. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.