Sr. Financial Systems Analyst - SAP

$80,000 - $90,000 yearly

Job Category:Accounting & Finance

Position Type:Direct Hire / Permanent

Work Model:Hybrid

Location:Deerfield, IL  [Hybrid]

Job ID:124914

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with a publicly traded manufacturing company known for their long-term commitment to excellence and innovation. Our client is currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Financial Systems Analyst to join their finance team in Deerfield, IL.

As a Senior Financial Systems Analyst, you will play a critical role in supporting financial operations by managing and optimizing financial systems, with a strong emphasis on SAP, master data management and S4HAHA. 

You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to ensure the accuracy and integrity of financial data, identify process improvement opportunities and drive system enhancements to meet evolving business needs. 

This position offers a hybrid work arrangement, with three days in the office and two days remote. Budgeted base salary is up to $120,000.

Senior Financial Systems Analyst Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the subject matter expert for financial systems, primarily SAP, master data management and S4HAHA, providing end-user support, troubleshooting and system maintenance
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders, including finance, IT and operations, to identify business requirements, translate them into technical solutions and implement system enhancements
  • Oversee the integrity of financial data by ensuring accurate data entry, timely updates and adherence to established governance and control procedures
  • Conduct regular audits and quality checks to identify data discrepancies, resolve issues and implement preventive measures
  • Provide training and support to end-users on financial systems and processes, including creating user manuals, conducting workshops and delivering training sessions
  • Actively participate in system upgrades, testing and implementation projects, ensuring smooth transitions and minimal disruption to financial operations
  • Analyze existing financial processes, identify inefficiencies and recommend process improvements and automation opportunities to optimize efficiency and accuracy
  • Generate reports and dashboards to facilitate data analysis, financial reporting and decision-making processes
  • Stay up to date with industry trends and best practices related to financial systems, emerging technologies and regulatory requirements

Senior Financial Systems Analyst Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Information Systems or a related field; MBA or advanced certifications (e.g., CMA, CPA, CFA) are a plus
  • 5+ years of experience in financial systems analysis, with a focus on SAP, master data management and S4HAHA
  • Strong understanding of financial processes, including general ledger, accounts payable/receivable, cost accounting and financial reporting
  • Proven experience in system implementation, configuration and customization, as well as data migration and integration
  • Proficiency in SQL and advanced Excel skills for data analysis and reporting purposes
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with the ability to identify and resolve complex issues efficiently
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders at all levels
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities, meet deadlines and adapt to changing business requirements
  • Prior experience working in a publicly traded manufacturing company or a related industry is preferred

If you are interested in the Senior Financial Systems Analyst role, please apply today! 

Thank you, 

Arden Dyer 
Senior Project Manager
LaSalle Network


LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.