Job Purpose and Summary
Are you ready to help shape the future of Canon's business model? Would you like to work on a high-profile international transformation programme?
As a member of Canon's Unity Programme, this Business Process Consultant role will join the Finance stream, and support the Finance Business Design Lead / GL Manager in ensuring delivery of the key objectives.
You will provide Oracle R12 Finance expertise to the organisation, and ensure that business processes operate effectively with the expected outcome.
You'll play a leading role in supporting our National Sales Organisations across EMEA with adopting standardised solutions, and supporting them during the critical month end close process.
What we give
With Canon, you'll get the support and encouragement you need to grow, from people who share your ambition. We'll invest in your professional development to help you learn and progress in your role with us.
You'll find leaders who give you the freedom to explore new things and a team where knowledge is shared openly.
Your key responsibilities will be :
1. Understand key end to end business processes and their resulting accounting requirements. Ensure correct accounting occurs at the correct time.
track and support resolution through to completion.
2. Critically evaluate requests for process / system changes; identify clear problem statements, business requirement(s) and establish a persuasive business case.
Support the resulting change request process (e.g. preparing the business case, input into ALM, presenting and explaining the requirement).
Help develop appropriate solutions. Develop UAT scenarios and test scripts, execute UAT and secure business acceptance. Prepare working instructions.
3. Provide clear advice and expertise to the Finance community on how Oracle R12 can be utilised to support business requirements and processes.
Make recommendations on how the system can be used to improve efficiency and effectiveness. Initiate and drive the identification of key areas of improvement and proactively facilitate change and adoption activities.
ensure appropriate preparation activities are conducted to minimise risk to the actual close itself. Be prepared to step in when necessary.
As time progresses, assist in the preparation of preparing the NSO for transfer from Hypercare to BAU.
5. Help drive the adoption of standardised solutions. Train and educate NSO stakeholders ensure their understanding and acceptance of the standard processes and template.
Ensure appropriate working instructions are developed and provided.
6. Act as Finance expert and representative in various feasibility / investigative studies, for example, NSO template validation (i.
e. ISS, OPT), new projects. Provide clear explanations of appropriate end to end processes. Assess validity of non-compliancy to standardised processes.
What we ask
We need people who can achieve the exceptional by working collaboratively, who have the courage to risk new ways of doing things and the ability to see the world the way their customers see it.
We're looking for creative problem-solvers like you, someone who can ensure Canon stays ahead in an ever-changing world.
We are looking for someone with :
The expectation is that candidates will have a minimum of three years’ relevant practical experience and are able to demonstrate an appropriate academic and / or professional training.
You will need
To succeed in this role, you'll need to demonstrate these Canon competencies :
Location : Canon EMEA, Amstelveen, Netherlands
Closing Date : - please apply in English , with a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the role, as soon as possible
Canon Unity is one of our key transformation programmes. It includes defining a roadmap for Canon and accomplishing a greenfield implementation across the organization across EMEA.
As an international and business-driven programme, its aim is to improve sales and profit by establishing high-profile business processes, supported by appropriate IT systems.
One can expect an assignment contract of 2 years.
Canon Europa can support you in your relocation to Amstelveen, the Netherlands. We can offer you a work permit sponsorship (if needed) and assistance in 30% tax ruling (in case of your eligibility), a temporary stay in a hotel during your search for an apartment and coverage of your flight ticket to the Netherlands.
Three months prior to the end of the assignment HR will review with you the next step(s) in your career development.
The Unity programme is based in the Amstelveen, The Netherlands office; this is primarily the reason why the majority of the roles are located in the Netherlands.
No Agencies Please
Canon is enriching lives and businesses in incredible new ways. You can play a part in shaping the future of a company that’s strong, ambitious and considerate, where people do great things together.
You can expect the exceptional and achieve the exceptional, with the world's best imaging company.
Expect the Exceptional.