SAP Inhouse Consultant FICO - Full Time - WinterthurSwitzerland


At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


Join our IT Team in Winterthur as SAP Inhouse Consultant Finance & Controlling to work on SAP roll-out projects and to support our SAP ERP platforms in your area of expertise.  


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Facilitating, coordinating and contributing to feasibility studies
  • Understanding business processes and business requirements and creating functional specifications for implementation
  • Responsible for system build, thus hands on configuration skills are required
  • Responsible for solution design and contributing to harmonization initiatives
  • Incident and request resolution
  • Contributing actively to problem management and challenging incidents or change requests on the strategic SAP platforms
  • Providing or assisting with training of (key) users
  • Preparing test cases and test scripts and carrying out the integration testing as a part of the project delivery
  • Maintaining user and system documentation and incorporating changes as needed / appropriate
  • Keeping up to date with industrywide trends and best practices (both process and technology)
  • Ensure proper rollout / implementation of ERP roll-out projects for your area of responsibility
  • Identify and manage actions related to communication, training, master data management, etc. arising from and in connection with projects, both within and outside the IT community
  • Project management of the finance related projects


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Degree in technical or business studies, further training in SAP or equivalent experience
  • A strong portfolio of experience with SAP Finance and Controlling as a consultant, especially in Product Costing and Profitability Analysis 
  • Knowhow from the manufacturing industry is a plus
  • Experience from two or more successful SAP rollouts where you handled finance projects as your specialist area  
  • Knowhow in customizing finance modules, and understanding integration with other modules like SD and MM
  • Good process understanding and ability to be able to support SAP best practice approaches within different templates
  • Experience with Basware, Vendor Invoice Management or xSuite product line is considered an advantage 
  • Strong communication skills in English, German is an asset
  • Excellent collaboration, internal consulting and facilitation skills
  • Ability to learn new technologies and processes quickly and to adapt to changes in timelines and sequences
  • Readiness to travel (25%) and willingness to work off-hours when required


Your benefits: 

  • Opportunity to work from home
  • Excellent social benefits
  • Joining a company recently rated as top employer
  • Central workplace, only 5 minutes from Winterthur train station 


Location: We are based in Winterthur in one of the highest building of Switzerland.


Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

83% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work and we are proud to be recognized as a Top Employer 2022 in Switzerland. So come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2022, our 13’800 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.2 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).

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