EY SAP Data Lead in Toronto, Ontario

SAP Data Lead


Requisition # TOR0039T

Post Date Jun 28, 2018

EY's people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, advisory, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.

EY Advisory Services is a fast-moving, high-growth area with huge potential. It offers variety, challenge, responsibility and the opportunity to realize your leadership potential. Being a member of our Advisory team means you will specialize in a particular competency - Risk, Performance Improvement, or IT Risk & Assurance. Our Performance Improvement team is focused on helping clients improve operational efficiency and security, while also reducing costs and managing risk. We help clients by delivering assessment, transformation and process efficiency solutions in specialty areas like finance, supply chain, IT Advisory, customer, people and organization change, strategic direction, and program management.

To address the shifting landscape of our clients' needs, EY has established a national Center of Excellence focusing in the broad topics of Enterprise Intelligence, Risk Transformation, IT Risk, and Enabling Technologies. Enabling Technologies primarily focuses on the design and optimization of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) packages like SAP, Oracle, and others. Our team typically works with Fortune 1000 clients across a variety of industries including, Manufacturing, Pharma, Energy/Utilities, Transportation, Telecommunications, Entertainment/Media, Oil/Gas and Consumer Goods/Retail.

Consulting and Practice Management Skills

Project Management:Participated in large scale SAP client engagements. Consistently deliver quality client services, driving high-quality work products within the expected timeframes and on budget. Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes. Manage expectations of client service delivery. Stay abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client's business. Should be a self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Should be comfortable interfacing with a client on a daily basis. This role requires daily interaction with the client at many levels.

People Management:Effectively team with diverse skills and backgrounds and foster an innovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment.

Assist in developing applicable methodologies, tools, approaches, points of view, thought leadership and accelerators to differentiate EY in the ERP advisory market. These are shared with all EY market facing organizations to provide consistency and common platforms with which to go to market.

To qualify, candidates must have:

  • Data Lead: 7-10 years of SAP MDM experience,

  • 5+ E2E implementations,

  • CPG experience preferable

  • Data profiling and cleansing approach expertise (reasonable knowledge of common tools used)

  • Data migration expertise (ETL) utilizing SAP Business Objects Data Services (BODS), including data definition, data conversion, data construction, data loading (through BODS IDOCs, SAP LSMW, and custom programs)

  • Design and leadership of mocks loads and data verification/validation cycles

  • Understanding of leading practices for data governance approach, centre of excellence/shared services structures, data governance processes/procedures (experience implementing shared services)

  • Knowledge of key SAP objects across Record to Report, Logistics (warehousing and transportation management), Order to Cash, Plan to Manufacture, and Procure to Pay

  • Experience facilitating cross-functional team members with complex schedules against a published plan

  • Team lead expertise – stream planning, status reporting, managing governance, managing the team against the plan, escalating risks/issues/decisions/changes, budget management, etc.

  • Experience leading clients through new data concepts (Data Stewards, Data Governance, Mock Loads, Data Object Master, Data Owners, etc.)

  • A willingness to travel to meet client needs; travel is estimated to be 70-90%

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.