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SAP FICO - Business Analyst/ Sr Business Analyst

Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Mumbai, MH, IN

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country
# 74652 - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Job Summary


GSSO Finance team is responsible to Global support, develop and deliver IT solutions, upgrade, enhancement and partnership with SAP in key project implementation like S/4 HANA. This team supports all the SAP Finance applications like GL, AR, AP , FSCM - Dispute, collection & collection management , cash application tool e.g Readsoft , Treasury and Credit to Cash, profitability analysis Taxation, product costing , BW Planning tools . This team is also responsible to support other portal based application like BPC, Open Text, Taulia , Tungston e invoicing

This team is also responsible for engaging with key business stakeholders, collaborate with Global development team and ensure the global solutions are deployed successfully.


Senior Business Analyst will be responsible for evaluating, designing and implementing SAP solutions in the General accounting & reporting for Colgate subsidiaries.


Essential Job Functions


Responsibilities will include but are not limited to

  • Providing robust IT solution to business within support SLA
  • Collaborate within application teams and other GIT partners
  • Building and maintaining systems for financial reporting and audit compliance.
  • Complete documentation as per 5 step methodology.
  • Leading small to medium sized projects
  • Functional lead in large size projects


Applied Knowledge and skills


  • Thorough understanding of General accounting principles
  • Business process knowledge of Finance Month end, Year-end activities, GL accounting & Taxation areas, financial consolidation and submission.
  • Should have understanding of business consolidation processes & statutory compliances.
  • Having domain experience in General accounting & Taxation- Direct & Indirect
  • Specialization in multiple areas - Asset accounting, Direct and Indirect taxation, Management and external Reporting etc.
  • SAP knowledge in Asset accounting , AR,AP & Bank accounting
  • SAP Integration with other modules e.g. SD & MM module
  • Understanding on the preparation process of Financial Statements or consolidations and statutory compliances



Distinguishing characteristics


  • Knowledge of consolidation processes in SAP BPC will be an added advantage
  • Knowledge in ABAP debugging, Report painter would be an added advantage Knowledge in COPA Profitability Analysis would be an added advantage



Key Accountabilities:


Business Impact: Build and maintain systems which give a competitive edge in the market to the business.



Internal and External interactions:

  • Business users in SAP
  • Project teams
  • GIT peers
  • SAP consultants



Education and /or certifications:



  • Minimum years of work experience preferred : 6+ years


  • Minimum degree requirements: Any Bachelor’s Degree( Commerce graduates preferred),any post graduate, CA(Intermediate), ICWA/CMA(Intermediate)


  • Other work requirements: On call, shift hours


  • Licenses and certifications: SAP FI/CO certification will be an added advantage



Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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