Infor CloudSuite (Lawson) Finance Manager - Anywhere in the Country

Chicago, IL, US
Competitive remuneration package
10 Jan 2022
07 Feb 2022
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At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

Our clients operate in a world where achieving and sustaining performance is more difficult than ever. As an EY professional, you will be focused on helping them grow and turn their strategy into reality. You’ll work with high-performing teams that drive growth and deliver exceptional client service, working to ensure you play your part in building a better working world.

The opportunity

EY's Technology Solutions Delivery practice assists our national consulting practices in planning, pursuing, delivering and managing large, complex full lifecycle initiatives along with providing experience in leading practices, methods, and resources in Infor’s applications and technology space. Consultants in the Infor practice advise clients to understand, architect and implement the core applications and technology required to run their business. Our focus will be on helping our clients to implement technology to enable business and operational improvement.

Your key responsibilities

Individual will work as part of a team or individually to lead Finance workstream of Infor ERPCloudSuiteimplementation, providing proven expertise during implementation, upgrade or redesign projects. General requirements include hands-on experience with implementations and/or upgrades of the Infor Finance functional suite along with project leadership and subject-matter experience of modules within the suite (e.g., GL, AP, AR, CM).Position works directly with client providing hands-on leadership, process design, application configuration and build support, training, testing, problem resolution,go-live support and change management.

  • Lead Finance workstream of Infor ERPCloudSuiteimplementations including project estimation,initiation, planning, design, build and deploy phases
  • Responsible for documenting business requirements, system design and transformational goals
  • Lead the process to team with clients to understand current state processes and define future state business processes based on business objectives
  • Provide leadership in data migration activities from a finance business perspective
  • Configure applications according to requirements and design and lead and/or conduct required testing(e.g., Conference Room Pilot, System Testing)
  • Lead the adoption of Infor Implementation Accelerators and lead workshops to aid in design process
  • Lead the development of project documentation such as test scripts and training materials to support user adoption
  • Lead training activities such as training strategy and planning as part of the project training process
  • Provide post-go-live leadership,support and problem resolution
  • Manageconsultingresources and budget on client projects
  • Manage teams in the identification of business requirements, functional design, process design (e.g.,scenario design, flow mapping), prototyping, testing, traininganddefining support procedures
  • Participation inprogram leadership, governance and change enablement
  • Assist practice leadership in creating proposals, budgets and work plansbetween projects
  • Participate in other business development activities as appropriate(e.g., proposal presentations)
  • Continually pursue latest product features, functionality and technology innovations to stay current and add value to our projects
  • Flexibility and willingness to manage significant travel depending on time of year; must have a valid driver’s license

Skills and attributes for success

  • Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge in your functional area of finance
  • Demonstrate ability to quickly learn new processes and uncover new offering that may assist current customer base
  • Provide mentoring and motivate diverse client engagement teams by delivering constructive on-the-job coaching to team members, while fostering an innovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment
  • Drive high-quality work within expected timeframes and on budget
  • Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure clients are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes
  • Build relationships with client personnel and deliver quality client services
  • Strive to assist our clients uncover additional areas of opportunity and manage the business development process
  • Understand EY and its service lines and actively assess what the firm can deliver to serve client
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Information Technology, MIS or related field
  • Deep understanding of financial and accounting processes including record to report, order to cash, procure to pay, period end close and financial reporting.
  • Five to seven years of related work experiencewith a minimum two plus years of Infor/Lawson Financials experience including full suite implementations and/or major upgrades of the following applications:
  • General Ledger
  • Accounts Payable/APIA
  • Accounts Receivable
  • cash management
  • FranchiseBilling
  • Close Management
  • AssetAccounting
  • Current knowledge of the InforCloudSuite(FSM) v11 preferred
  • Understanding of InforCloudSuitestandard reports
  • Minimum one full recent Infor/Lawson Financials implementation, version 10 or higher (full-life cycle to include: requirements gathering, business process design, testing, go-live and production support)
  • Experience supporting health care related clients/industry is preferred(e.g., Payers, Providers, Clinical Research)
  • Flexibility and willingness to manage significant travel depending on time of year; must have a valid driver’s license

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Master’s degree in or-FY22

What we offer

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.

  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.

If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

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