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Dinesh Janakiraman

IIBA -Business Analyst / ITIL V3 Certified / Certified Scrum Master/ Certified S4 HANA Finance consultant (P_S4FIN_1709) with 8+ years of exp with E2E implementation and have valid permit to work in the UK

Summary

Principal Accountabilities:

75% Solution Implementation: 

  • Supporting the “go live” and “post go live” activities including training, testing, troubleshooting, data validation & provide resolution to problems of high complexity.
  • Identifying & communicating issues related to missing or misinterpreted business requirements;  contributing to the problem solving of solution gaps and implementation issues of higher complexity and ambiguity of using the existing processes and systems.
  • Maintaining quality of solutions that meet or exceed defined business requirements.

15% Solution Assessment:  Analysis & Requirements Gathering:

  • Requirements Gathering - Assess Business Unit/Function needs, clearly eliciting, translating, and documenting business, functional and non-functional requirements and communicating to reach it.
  • Process and System Analysis - Communicating and clarifying the requirements to the design and development resources.
  • Risk and Issue Assessment – Assists in identifying, assessing, and developing mitigation plans for risks and issues and escalate as appropriate;
  • Collaborating with the BU/Function and key project SMEs to track progress, and prioritize business requirements after reaching agreement and then ensuring alignment with process advisor's and BU/Functions;
  • Use general to deep knowledge to translate business requirements for low to medium complexity  design specifications within at least one process, data, or technology area.

10% Relationship Management:

  • Creating & maintaining working relationships with internal & external stakeholders, including technology teams, functional counterparts, vendors, developers, & business partners.
  • Engaging with business sponsors and users & contribute to their targeted business outcomes.

Work experience

Oct 2014Dec 2018

SAP Team Lead - FICO

Accenture technologies pvt ltd

Senior Consultant in SAP Financials (FI)

The Consultant is responsible for SAP FI Global roll out for Client Danfoss - Germany & Other EU countries. And other accomplished projects where (Valeo - Germany, Hungary, Sweden, Norway & India) &  Business analysis role on requirement gathering. Client( ALDI - SUD, client facing role deployed in Dusseldorf, Germany for Data migration, FICO testing & release support). 

Jul 2013Sep 2014

SAP Functional consultant - level II

Valgen business solution pvt ltd

The consultant is responsible for Implementation project (HMFC), Handled the roll-out project of  OGPL group of companies, Handled support projects of Hinduja Foundries, Shriram EPC, CONSUL Neowatt,

Jul 2012Mar 2013

SAP FICO Associate Consultant

TVH (True value homes pvt ltd

Responsible for assisting the support tickets  and roll out project of TVH Estates.

Jul 2010Feb 2012

Information Associate

Unilever Industries pvt ltd

Primary responsibilities include working as an intermediary, and communication facilitator between the Client and Users.

Jun 2009Jun 2010

Financial Analyst

Flextronics

Primary responsibilities for Accounts receivables for few legal entities. Secondary responsibilities are month end & Year end activities.

Education

NARIC 2018

NARIC Certified V4000414721 ( of the below Bachelor & Masters)

UK Visas & Nationality Service

CEFR Level C1

Jun 2007May 2009

MBA ( Master of Business Administration)

SRM - Valliammai Engg, Chennai, India

specialized in  Finance & Marketing

Jun 2004May 2007

B. Com ( Bachelor of Commerce)

Loyola College, Chennai, India

specialized in Commerce

Skills

SAP Finance & FSCM

The Consultant facilitates the implementation and support of SAP Financials and Controlling to enhance the clients’ business functionality and overall performance, while maintaining a high degree of customer satisfaction as well.

  • Design, configuration and testing of core FI modules (GL, AP, AR)
  • Design, configuration and testing of Asset Management.
  • Configuring Collection & Credit Management in FSCM.
  •  Experience and knowledge of key integration points with FI/CO modules
  • Responsible primarily for successful implementation of SAP, including providing functional expertise, guidance, presentation, and instruction on SAP feasibility to clients
  • Strong Conceptual skills in Functional process overview of SAP financials.
SAP Controlling

The Consultant facilitates the support of SAP CO module to enhance the client's business functionality with high level of customer satisfaction.

  • Extensive knowledge  in  CO with 2 Support Projects and 1 Roll Outs & 1 post Go-Live support.
  • Configuring, Support activities of Internal Orders.
  • Configuring, Testing & support experience on Cost center accounting.
  • Configuring, Testing & support experience on profit  center accounting.
  •  Configuring, Testing & support experience on Cost element accounting.
  • Hands on Experience in configuring costing sheet.
Data Migration & Conversion
  • Experienced in Data Migration, ETL process
  • Record of achievement in System Conversion & Data migration from OpenSAP.Com
  • FI/CO Data objects loading into the new system, LSMW, IDOC's.
  • Prerequisites & Cut over list preparation for FICO.
  • Month end close & Hyper care support after Data migration.
Business Analysis
  • Liaising and communicating with project stake holders
  • Eliciting, analysing, and validating project requirements for changes to business process, policies, and information systems.
  • Specialist role on SAP FI/CO module & Generalist role on cross modules.
  • Solution Assessment & validation task for SAP projects.

Portfolio

I am a MBA Finance Graduate with 8+ yrs experience, predominantly as a SAP FI-CO consultant and 1 yr in Finance domain . I am specialized in Finance & Accounting functions; designing the organization structure and setting it up in SAP. I have thorough understanding of SAP systems from business process, cross functional and integration view points. And also posses excellent client facing skills in which I excelled in my earlier projects.

Project experience( 2 Implementation, 7 Roll-outs, 5 Support projects & 2 Data migration projects).

Clients Handled:

Domestic:

Hindustan motors finance corporation ltd - Automobile Manufacturer

Shriram EPC - Engineering & Procurement

Orient green power pvt ltd - Renewable energy ( Wind, Biomass)

Leitner Shriram Manufacturing Limited - Windfarm Maufacturing

Hinduja Foundries - Iron casting Manufacturer for Automobile

Consul Neowatt India pvt ltd  - Transformers/ UPS manufacturing

Global:

Valeo - Automobile parts Manufacturers

Danfoss - Heating & cooling solution

Certifications

Jan 2019Present

SAP Certified Application Professional - Financials in SAP S/4HANA 1709 for SAP ERP Financials Experts

SAP  SE
Sep 2018Present

Agile Certified Scrum Master

Scrum Alliance®

Certificate ID:  000839025 

Mar 2018Present

ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management

People Cert ®

Certificate ID: GR750395242DJ

Aug 2015Aug-2016

IIBA - BCS Foundation on Business Analysis

BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT®

Certificate ID: 00193651

Personal details

Nationality: Indian (with valid UK work permit )                                                                                            Marital status: Married        

Passport: H8526307                                                                                                                          Languages Known: English & Tamil

DOB: 09-Sep-1987                                                                                                                                                            Skype ID: big.denny

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