IBM SAP CR&B (FI-CA) Customer Relations & Billing Customer Accounting Lead in St Louis, Missouri
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IBM is seeking a seasoned practitioner responsible for aligning detailed customer service business processes and requirements to SAP CR&B Utilities solutions (tools & applications) in planning and designing / architecting projects as well as providing integration and solution delivery oversight. Will work with and lead deployment teams to ensure sound and leading practice design, end to end integration to support business processes and utility business objectives.
Team leads are responsible for supporting the delivery of the integrated workplan for their team, teaming with client team leads in assigning work and tasks, ensuring clarity and quality while meeting deadlines. Leads will report out to the PMO with regular cadence with defined project templates.
Team leads will maintain responsibility for training and developing junior team mates within the specific module and ensure methodology knowledge is transferred.
Ideal candidate would have 5-7 years IS-U experience with multiple implementation(s) in electric, gas, water, or combined service utilities within the module being considered and upstream & downstream integration.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
5+ years experience in the following below…
Reviews and supports RFP’s and responses for detailed requirements and aligns SAP solutions (tools & applications) to the RFP specific to their modules.
Experienced in deploying and leading teams in the deployment of the SAP IS-U FI-CA (Contract Accounting) module in electric, gas, water and combined utilities.
End to end experience in the customer accounting business processes including invoicing and clearing, payment processing and cash allocation, deposits, interest calculations, deferral plans, budget billing programs, low income assistance, dunning, and other customer accounting related processes.
Extensive configuration experience in the account determination model for GL account mapping and rules based transaction mapping as well settlement rules for cash allocations.
Experience in detailed integration with Billing team and Customer Front Office for CSR transactions.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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