SAP FI CO (GL) Support

£350 per day | Hertfordshire | Contract

Posted 3 days ago


High Level requirement
Support the delivery and implementation of the SAP New GL through data analysis, data cleansing and transformation. This migration could mean a significant change to the live database, which must be safeguarded to ensure that historical data is kept intact.

Detailed Requirements
- Deliver a Data Migration/Conversion Strategy to move from SAP classic to SAP new GL
- Define the scope of data Migration through initial analysis
- Perform detailed data analysis to identify how data will be translated and converted across all impacted SAP modules e.g. field length & characteristics
- Carry out a data mapping exercise to ensure data can be converted
- Analysis of data volumes before and after migration
- Transform the data during migration
- Work with SAP using the Data migration cockpit to ensure data migration steps are followed closely during the project phases
- Work with SAP and the SAP Technical Finance Lead to identify and make system changes to ensure successful migration
- Work with the business to agree and perform mass data changes using standard SAP tools e.g. LSMW to change and cleanse data ahead of migration
- Reduce Data volumes across all modules to optimise system performance and reduce errors in conversion
- Provide solutions for removing redundant data in order to remove from the conversion process e.g. Master and Transactional Data. This may incorporate the following:

SAP Master Data - areas to consider
- Review General Ledger codes
- Review current CoA listings and remove/block old GL's
- Switch off Open item status where not required
- Review Customer Vendor Master Records
- Reduce duplicate, unused etc.
- Standardise the use of the address fields
- Review and standardise the short description for match code searches
- Using standard SAP tools e.g. LSMW to Mass change and cleanse Master data identified from analysed data
- Block/Mark for deletion old master data using mass change tools
- Material Master Data Review
- Asset Master Data
- Cost Centre, Internal Order, Profit Centre, Cost Element Master data
- Remove locked cost centres, Internal orders and Profit centres from existing Hierarchies
- OSCAR codes in CoA T100
- Group Account numbers used for Annual Accounts
- Trading Partners

SAP transactional Data
- Clear open GL items e.g. GR/IR, bank accounts etc.
- Clear open balances from GL's before blocking unused/redundant codes
- Associated Cost Elements also need to be blocked
- Clear Vendor, and Customer open items ahead of blocking/deletion flag
- Clear any open balances from locked cost centres, Internal orders and Profit centres
- Review of Group Account numbers (GAN) used by FRAT
- Open Purchase orders
- Remove parked documents

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