ERP Financial Functional Lead

Sacramento, CA

ERP Financial Functional Lead

Category: ERP/CRM/Tools

Main location: United States, Nevada, Carson City

Alternate Location(s): United States, California, Sacramento

Position ID: J0923-0388

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

We are seeking an ERP Financial Functional Lead to join our CGI team in Carson City, NV!

You will be helping with the rollout of our 'CGI Advantage - ERP system' for our client. This is our largest ERP Implementation project in the Northwest area!

Hybrid schedule will be considered, but MUST be willing to travel to the client site on "as needed" basis up to a minimum 50% of the time!

Superb opportunity for you to experience implementing an ERP system for a large client (18,000 employees) in Nevada. The benefits of this ERP implementation will bring modern technology and streamlining for allowing our client to be more proficient!

Looking for flexible candidates who have established backgrounds in the Financial functional areas and can support other areas such as organizational change, business analysis, and business process re-engineering.

This is an exciting full-time opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment on technology systems. We take a new way to supporting our clients working side-by-side in a collaborative environment modernizing their existing technology.

Seeking someone who is self-motivated, able to adapt to changing project environments, be a standout colleague, be able to travel throughout the US Northwest region and quickly ramp up to gain proficiency in CGI’s built for government ERP solution (CGI Advantage).

How we’re transforming Government

We use technical expertise and secure solutions to help government reinvent the ways of working to improve citizen services and increase efficiency. Our work helps civil entities provide services transparently and with fewer resources.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

How you'll make an impact

You will serve as an ERP Financial 'Functional' leader and expert on our ERP project for one of our government clients.

The successful candidate must have a deep understanding of at least five of the key areas in ERP systems:

• General Ledger

• Accounts Payable

• Accounts Receivable

• Cash Management

• Debt Management

• Fixed Assets

• Budgets

• Financial Management

• Planning and leading fit-gap of current processes to future designed processes

• Experience with ERP systems (Advantage, PeopleSoft, Oracle, SAP, etc.)

• Functional knowledge about FIN, HRM, etc.

• Some technical knowledge of SDLC

• Leading sessions to analyze business requirements to determine functional solutions

• Planning and managing resources to create functional design documents and other functional project deliverables

• Developing business concept/designs for functionality to support client’s business requirements

• Resolving functional issues and providing functional support to the project team

• Collaborating with clients independently to prepare participants for meeting sessions and to answer questions regarding their business functions as it relates to Advantage Financial ERP

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

What you'll bring

7+ years implementing ERP systems (e.g., SAP, Workday, PeopleSoft, Advantage) in the Financial area.

Must be able to:

• Lead, coordinate and perform the functional tasks related to the System Development Lifecycle (SDLC)

• Lead CGI and client HRM staff for HRM Functional project tasks and activities

• Provide support for conversion, interfaces, reports and forms analysis

• Translate the business case analysis and client requirements into design documents

• Coordinate and lead peer review sessions

• Plan and lead fit-gap of current processes to future designed processes

• Consult with client about root causes of financial issues, and provide organized and systematic methods of solution implementation

• Mentor, influence, facilitate, present, communicate, develop, analyze, and problem solve

• Highly self-motivated

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Work in a virtual team environment

• Ability to work under deadline pressure

• Bachelor's degree

Years of experience in the following:

ERP - 7Lead Financial Functional Role - 7Business Requirement Analysis - 5Financial background experience in AR, AP, GL, etc. - 5Desired qualifications/non-essential skills:


• Team oriented

• Customer service oriented

• Experience with User Centered Design would be useful

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $84,000 - $165,300.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries

• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;

• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more




  • Account Management

  • Advantage Financial Mgmt

  • Business Analysis

  • Cash Management

  • Financial Analysis

  • Financial Management

  • Enterprise Resource Planning

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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