SAP SAP AFS/FMS Senior/Principal Consultant for Western US Job in Palo Alto, California

Requisition ID: 122132

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Expected Travel: 0 - 100%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

**Can be located anywhere in the western US. This is a virtual office role with travel


The Applications Consultant facilitates the implementation and support of SAP products to enhance the clients’ business functionality and overall performance, while maintaining a high degree of customer satisfaction.


This area focuses on consulting in their core area of expertise with an emphasis on promoting/deploying implementation best practices on assigned projects to include support key sales cycle efforts and provide guidance or links between the sales and implementation cycle. SAP Apparel & Footwear and FMS Retail Project Management: Learn & utilize best practice principals, which enables focus on core strengths & based upon solution specific functionality.

Business Process Principal Consultants are resources to other consultants who have an ability to lead teams, execute across application areas (i.e. SD, FI, MM, PP, HR, etc.), and deliver utilization rates above expectations and charge rates commensurate with market & peer revenue realization. They will also:

  • Demonstrate extensive functional experience through the facilitation, implementation and support of SAP products

  • Design detailed end-to-end industry-specific / corporate customer to-be processes

  • Identify the appropriate end-to-end solution portfolio options and recommendations

  • Identify solution gaps anddevelop gap closure options


  • Largely independently execute assignments and deliverables


  • 10 years’ professional experience; 4 of which will be in consulting

  • Familiar with SAP IS-Retail solution.

  • Software application implementation/development and customer requirements mapping

  • Industry expertise in the apparel and footwear and fashion retail area of expertise

  • 3 years’ experience with SAP solutions

  • Strong knowledge of SAP AFS and/or SAP FMS solution.

  • Significant expertise in a specific domain area

  • Ability to coach other consultants,

  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams and manage teams.


  • Bachelor, Masters or equivalent degree or equivalent work experience

  • Solution Certification desired


To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Additional Locations: Virtual - USA