Lead - SAP Finance Business Systems

Brand:  Matthews
Company:  Matthews International Corporation
Line of Business:  MATW Corporate

Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15212-5838

Req ID:  10070


The Lead Analyst – SAP Finance Business Systems Gathers and analyzes data to design SAP solutions in support of business cases, proposed projects, and systems requirements, configures, tests, implements, and support the SAP Finance solution, and possesses expertise in the business function(s) they support, as well as an understanding of the IT organization’s systems and capabilities. Serves as a liaison between the business end user community and the IT organization to gather the requirements and implement technical solutions to meet end user needs and align technology solutions with business strategies. Candidates should have experience with FSCM and Treasury in SAP FI Module.


  •  Responsible for validating current and future business needs, assessing existing capabilities (process and technology), and confirming the roadmap to transform Finance workflow from current to future state.
  •  Serve as a subject matter expert in areas of Treasury not limited to in house cash, bank connectivity, intercompany funding, and treasury technologies.  
  • Participate in the development and execution of user acceptance test (UAT) plan, including identifying test scenarios, created test cases and test data preparation and documentation.
  • Client facing position and be responsible to analyze, design, implement and maintain FI Module.
  • Be part of SAP FI support projects with multiple team members Document and monitor Logistics execution.
  • Demonstrate your ability to ensure the IT application support for SAP FI projects.
  •  Translates multi-faceted, complex, high level business requirements into functional specifications for the IT organization, implements and manages changes to such specifications. 
  • Configures and implements solutions that are integrated with business processes/data; Oversees system design proposals and determine buy versus build decisions.
  •  Facilitates discussions with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define business, financial, and operations requirements and systems goals, and identify and resolve systems issues.
  •  Gathers requirements Leads configuration design sessions in prototyping new system solutions for the purpose of enhancing business processes, operations, and information process flow for the end user.
  •  Responsible for adhering to IT Applications change management processes, including tracking and confirming changes throughout the landscape; reviews and confirms changes as required by the SAP Enterprise Architect.


•    SAP Finance Configuration and solutions design experience.

  • 10 Years of mandatory hands-on Expertise in SAP FI, SAP Treasury
  • Preferred 5-10 years of hands-on experience in SAP FSCM (AR)
  • Customization experience on SAP Treasury -In house cash, money markects 
  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology or related field or equivalent experience.

•    Advanced degree (MBA, Master’s) preferred.
•    8+ years progressive business systems experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
•    Periodic travel either locally, nationally, and/or internationally may be required.
•    High degree of proficiency MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications.
•    Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients.
•    Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
•    Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management.
•    Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting.
•    Prior experience in manufacturing or professional services industries preferred.
•    Demonstrated experience working in a matrixed environment with personnel located internationally and of diverse cultural backgrounds. 
•    General knowledge of SAP ECC, BW/BObj, BPC, Process Orchestration, SuccessFactors, Concur and SAP overall technology landscape.



•    Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk, hear and see.  
•    Occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
•    Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
•    The noise level in the work environment may be high.
* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

At Matthews International, we believe in a world of inspired possibilities. We believe that taking pride in our past inspires growth for the future. And that we all have a responsibility to explore new ways of thinking, working and advancing our craft.  

Globally headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Matthews International is home to a global network of employees operating in three distinct industries—SGK Brand Solutions, Memorialization and Industrial Technologies. We care deeply about what they do each day—because when we’re inspired, we can inspire others. We can make difference that goes beyond expectations—for our clients, our community and our company. 

Our dedication, drive and determination empower creativity and give us strength to transform inspired possibilities into inspiring realities. This is strengthened by our values which are fundamental to our business and guide how we work—to demonstrate integrity, cultivate employees, be our best, innovate and live the Matthews spirit. 


Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants.  In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team.

At Matthews International, what makes us different is what makes us great.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.