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SAP CO Product Costing Consultant


PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Senior SAP R/3 functional Product costing consultant

•        Best Practices and experience in product costing, completed more than 4 complete cycle of SAP implementation. Functional, configuration
knowledge designing SAP, in a consumer goods company. I have worked with internal resources on assessing Product Costing functionality in the SAP
Apparel and Footwear Solution and applying the functionality in an environment where 100% of the products are sourced globally.
•        Have configured and successfully implement tools to optimize based on Work center cost, transportation and handling cost. ( SCM-Optimizer).
•        Have a strong Product Costing Expert with experience in implementing SAP, In the Blue Print stage, I assessed business requirements and
translate those requirements into the most appropriate technical solution and “build” – Proof of concept and prototype. With the following
characteristics: Ensure uniform design using Global template and only changed for “ specific local implementation for legal and business practice
reason, cross-module integration, industry best practices, and best in class global processes.
•        From my experience as a consultant, I can estimate, configure, and leverage SAP functionality to meet business needs using BC sets and
preconfigured system based on IS Apparel and Footwear.
•        I have research and evaluate alternative solutions and recommend the most efficient and cost effective solution considering existing systems (
Value Realization concept and EVM – evaluated Value Management techniques) available technology, and business requirements.

Skills

•        In depth experience on product costing processes; in particular, 100% external procurement model for outsourcing.
•        Experience in sourcing globally and all of the costs associated with delivering the product.
•        Strong understanding of SAP master data and transactional elements in the CO-PC sub-module and PP product costing.
•        Solid understanding of Product Costing integration with other modules for Price conditioning (MM- in COGM, SD in COGS)
•        Experience conducting large scale requirements and design sessions with business owners and SME.
•        In depth and Hands On knowledge in developing SAP Report Writer, Report Painter, and Drilldown Reporting in BIW/Business data Warehouse.
•        Have experience in  Business Process collection, Blue Print, GAP analysis, configuration, testing, Integration and Go Live Preparation to Go Live in
the following functional module SAP R/3, Product costing, FI/CO,AM/AA, COPA, SD, PP,  BW, and SCM ramp up 5.0 APO( DP, SNP, PPDS, GATP , one TPVS
version 4.0) environment with numerous external such as Taxware, Khalix, three SAP R/3, Commerce One/Exostar and Legacy) at Lockheed Martin
•        Have developed innovative solutions or improvements that will result in enhancements to current methods, procedures and processes using SAP,
Lockheed Martin and IBM methodology and through experience.
•        Have supported complex Go Live problems by providing direction, strategy, root cause and trend analysis for 3 SAP R/3 Implementation at Lockheed
Martin, SCA, Consumer Glass, Stanley Tools etc.
•        Have identified strategies and implemented business processes to prevent service disruption at Perdue Inc and Lockheed Martin.
•        Have experience in knowledge transfer, training and experience have been able to forecast technology requirements based on client needs for 5
large/medium companies with cost efficiency-good Return on Investment using Evaluated Value Management used by Lockheed Martin, IBM, Accenture
for SAP project Budget Control.
•        Have performed Gap analysis between current capability and customer requirements

SUMMARY experience:                
•        Experience in Product Costing, Cost Controlling, COPA, PS, CATS, Settlement, RA with Foxboro.
•        - 8+ years overall experience in systems analyst in Product costing for discrete manufacturing ETO, MTO, MTS such as BorgWarner, Volkswagen,
Lockheed Martin and Manufacturing Process
•        Industry- such as Dupont, Foxboro, UOP in chemical process.
- 5+ years relevant experience in ERP Center Component<ECC5.0-ECC6.0>, Solution Manager, Best Practices – Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Automotive,
service provider
•        Experience in Solution Manager, ECC, Value Realization, task orders.
•        Responsibilities include configuring SAP modules per requirements, documenting configuration steps, defining requirements for reports,
interfaces, conversions and/or enhancements and supporting testing efforts.
- Configuration and Support capability for design and develop functional specifications for Product Costing, FICO, AM/AA, PS,CATS-Cross Application Time
Sheet, SD, MM, and EDI (IDOCS). reports, interfaces, and enhancements.
Product costing aspects:
•        Product costing by period <repetitive Manufacturing> or by order in <Discrete Manufacturing> and Process Industry for chemical process such as
Dupont, Pharmaceutical Company <Sigma Aldrich>.
•        Cost Object controlling – Engineer to Order-ETO, MTS- MTO< Sales Order related>
•        Product cost using Production Planning cost collector
•        Transfer Prices in cost object controlling
•        Master data in PP and Master data in PP<cost Collectors>
•        Special requirements in join production
•        Product costing for intangible goods and services
•        Rework, Overhead, Order split.

FICO
•        FI-GL, AP, AR, AA, Special Purpose Ledger, Investment Mgmt, Treasury Cash management, CO-CCA, OM, PS, PA, PCA, MM-IV, MM-IM.  Develop and
maintain complex cost center and profit center hierarchies.  Develop and use validations/ substitutions AR, AP, G/L - consolidation, Chart of Accounts,
Cost center, PCA, CCA, Cost and profit center accounting, COPA, Billing, WBS, Cost element and all related line item of form 1034,1035,SF1443 for Service
view and Price view, and Performance value evaluation.
•        Controlling, Activity based and WBS: SKF, Activity rates, Cost elements, Cost Collector in PP, Product costing using overhead, labour and material
costing.
•        Reversals for same or different document types.
•        End of month closing, carry over, end of year closing
•        Various entry level related problems such as Reversal reason, changing open closed period, automatic posting/manual posting, Hierarchical
workflow for credit line
•        Functional experience with SAP R/3 releases 3.1H, 4.0, 4.5B, 4.6C and Enterprise, MySAP.


Asset Accounting – Asset Management-AM.        
Create old and new assets, Chart of Depreciation, Depreciation Area, Depreciation keys, Asset under construction, APC, Net worth Tax meeting IRS
requirements.
-        Maintaining Depreciation run
-        Posting Values and cost  for net book and net wroth Tax Values and cost.
-        Asset end of year closing
•        Asset New Fiscal year change
FUNCTIONAL IN
 
COPA:
 COPA costing base        
 COPA Line Items
 Result analysis and settlement to COPA
 COPA Line item after partial delivery
 COPA Line item after final delivery
 COPA at period end


BW/SEM:        
 •        Experience with 2 projects full cycles in BW & SEM with Accenture
•        At Lockheed Martin – Private and Government company functional configuration role full implementation and hands on SAP BW configuration
experience in reporting implementations at Lockheed Martin in projects: 1. ERM one company and 2. PRISM
•        At Dupont Chemical – BW 3.1- SEM.3.1B.
•        9 years of work experience in SAP/ERP FI, CO, MM, Fund Management FM- with large corporations like Lockheed Martin, two consulting companies
Accenture, Andersen Business Consulting, and SONY Corporation
•        2.5 years of analytical and design skills in the area of SAP Participation in a functional level on at least one full life cycle implementation of SAP
version 4.6C
•        Hands-on configuration experience with at least one of the SAP modules mentioned above
•        Have more than 5 years of practical experience in the CO module with modules; FI, MM, Asset Accounting, Asset Management, Asset under
constrtuction.
•        5 full cycle implementations up to SAP version 4.6C as a SAP FI/CO.  
•        9 years of experience in Earned Value Management, Risk Analysis/Mitigating Risk, Project Management / Salvation, GAP Analysis, As Is, To Be,
Business Process and Business Project Audit
•        Experienced in gathering system requirements, code development, process re-engineering, Master Data and data analysis.
•        Worked closely with the user community to ensure complete understanding of business problems and resolved them.
•        Experienced in mentoring users and teammates on FI/CO, AR, and AP & GL functionality including invoice reconciliation.
•        Designed, analyzed and tested over 10 SAP implementations.


EDI- IDOC
•        Experience in configuration and testing EDI.
•        Experience in creating IDOC.
•        ALE links and set up.
•        Experienced in EDI 810, 820,823, 850, 810, 855, etc using Gentran, Harbinger or Mercator translator, EFT and Lockboxes in bank transfers and
interfaces to ABA and SWIFT.
BW - Report writing – Design Create infocubes, design characteristics, key figures,  sizing, update rules, core interface,
•        BW- front end, back end, Writing queries, Report writing.
•        BW in SEM:
•        Management Cockpit. Using graph, documents, measure trees and integrated BW reports, Balance Score- for Strategic execution based on
Objectives, Measures, Targets and Initiatives (action program)- Integration of Bonus and incentives system (NO MBO), Value Tree (EVA Tree), Business
Planning.
•        Automated Status setting via BW exceptions, Drill down to documents and BW report.
•        Ability to understand and gather requirements definition, KPI definition, interaction with client Executive Team, interviewing, current report request
analysis and create Excel Business Explorer templates.
•        Have Skilled in SAP BW 3.5 functional & technical support the (mainly in FI-CO and  Advance Planning Optimizer (APO)
•        Have experience from Blue Print/Business Process scoping, Architecture design/Hardware, Architectural design/Sizing, create Business Scenario,
implemented the configuration, creating infocube, infosource, master data, data loads, transfer rules and user exits, synchronizing SAP R/3 Fields against
BW and APO infocube attributes, Key Figures, Business Integration test, Configuration implementation, Unit Test, Integration test using Heuristic and
later optimizer. Load test and finally User’s acceptance test and “Go Live”.


WORK
EXPERIENCE:        
2007- Now        
 For ECC5.0, Solution Manager for Best Practices/Automotive; Process Industry
Product costing aspects: Chemical/Process Industry:
Product costing by period <repetitive Manufacturing> or by order in <Discrete Manufacturing> and Process Industry for chemical process .
•        Cost Object controlling – MTS- MTO< Sales Order related>
•        Product cost using Production Planning cost collector
•        Transfer Prices in cost object controlling
•        Master data in PP and Master data in PP<cost Collectors>
•        Special requirements in join production
•        Product costing for intangible goods and services
•        Rework, Overhead, Order split.



WORK
EXPERIENCE:        MAJOR Auto Manufacturer
2005 - 2007        
 For ECC5.0, Solution Manager for Best Practices/Automotive; Process Industry
Product costing aspects: Chemical/Process Industry:
•        Product costing by period <repetitive Manufacturing> or by order in <Discrete Manufacturing> and Process Industry for chemical process.
•        Cost Object controlling – MTS- MTO< Sales Order related>
•        Product cost using Production Planning cost collector
•        Transfer Prices in cost object controlling
•        Master data in PP and Master data in PP<cost Collectors>
•        Special requirements in join production
•        Product costing for intangible goods and services
•        Rework, Overhead, Order split.

Automotive/Discrete/Repetitive manufacturing:
•        Product costing by period <repetitive Manufacturing> or by order in <Discrete Manufacturing>
•        Cost Object controlling – MTS- MTO< Sales Order related>
•        Product cost using Production Planning cost collector
•        Transfer Prices in cost object controlling
•        Master data in PP and Master data in PP<cost Collectors>
•        Special requirements in join production
•        Product costing for intangible goods and services
•        Rework, Overhead, Order split.

 CO
•        Working knowledge of SD Scheduling agreements, Shipments, Deliveries, Pricing, Product costing, CCA,                           PCA, COPA
•        Setting up Cost Centers, Cost Elements, Statistical Key Figures for JIT/FDS tolerances write off, Variances                          for price changes such as
discounts, rebates, price differences.
•        Setting up WBS, Cost Centers and CCA related to Project System

 Asset Accounting
•        2 years of SAP configuration and implementation experience including 1 full life cycle implementation in the U.S.
•        Hands-on configuration knowledge of Asset master, Asset class, Depreciation keys, posting rules.
•        Understanding of the integration between and FI and Asset Accounting.
•        Inter-company asset transfers.
•        Assets under construction.

 G/L
•        End of Period Closing.
•        Setting up Chart of Account in the Automotive Best Practices.


Product Costing
•        Setting up CCA, Cost Centers related to Cost Collector in The Production Planning/PP related CCA.
•        Configuration of Cost Collector in the PP.


 Solution Manager
•        Assist Blue Printing for MOBIS and Borg Warner, MBUSA (RIM) project in FICO, Product costing
•        2 years of SAP configuration and implementation experience ECC5.0, Solution Manager 4.0 ramp up.

2004 to        Pilgrims Pride in Texas
2005        
Product Costing
•        Setting up CCA, Cost Centers related to Cost Collector in The Production Planning/PP related CCA.
•        Configuration of Cost Collector in the PP.
•        SAP configuration and implementation experience including 1 full life cycle implementation in Poultry industry- Pilgrims Pride in Texas.
•        Understanding the functionality of Self Billing invoice
•        Processing EDI 820 (Payment Advice) in SAP.
•        Cash Application process
•        Retro-Billing
•        Working knowledge of SD Scheduling agreements, Shipments, Deliveries, Pricing.

 
AP
•        SAP configuration and implementation experience including 1 full life cycle implementation.
•        Knowledge of Evaluated Receipt settlement process
•        Able to execute payment run in SAP.
•        Configure the system to send EFT (EDI 820) to the Bank.
•        Revaluation of MM invoices.
•        House Bank and check lot configuration.

Asset Accounting
•        2 years of SAP configuration and implementation experience including 1 full life cycle implementation in the U.S.
•        Hands-on configuration knowledge of Asset master, Asset class, Depreciation keys, posting rules.
•        Understanding of the integration between and FI and Asset Accounting.
•        Inter-company asset transfers.
•        Assets under construction.

 FI-GL, AP, AR, AA, Special Purpose Ledger, Investment Mgmt, Treasury Cash management, CO-CCA, OM, PS, PA, PCA, MM-IV, MM-IM, SAP-APO form
Business blue printing, scoping, Configuration, Testing User Acceptance Test and Go Live

3/02 to        
2003        
 Product Costing, I-GL, AP, AR, AA, Special Purpose Ledger, Investment Mgmt, Treasury Cash management, CO-CCA, OM, PS, PA, PCA, MM-IV, MM-IM, APO
form Business blue printing, scoping, Configuration, Testing User Acceptance Test and Go Live.

2/01 to        
2002        Chemical and Pharmaceuticals:
 From Business blue printing, scoping, Configuration, Testing User Acceptance Test and Go Live.
 Have experience as SAP R/3 in Product costing, FI-GL, AP, AR, AA, Special Purpose Ledger, Investment Mgmt, Treasury Cash management, CO-CCA, OM,
PS, PA, PCA, MM-IV, MM-IM MPS, MRP/CPS, PP MM consolidation in three currencies, Taiwanese Dollar, Euro and USD.

7/00 to        
1/02        senior consultant in SAP R/3 in Product costing. CO-CCA, OM, PS, PA, PCA, MM-IV, MM-IM MPS, MRP/CPS, PP MM consolidation in three
currencies, Taiwanese Dollar, Euro and USD.APO, Logistics Consultant, PP, PM/MM 4.6C Upgrade, Aerospace Defense C1/C2 Solution
•        Have experience as Purchasing, MM, Demand Planner (DP) and Supply Network Planning (SNP) reporting to the Director of Logistics in Lockheed
Martin Corporate offices. Have responsibility for generating forecasts, which communicate demand to production facilities and coordinate production
with sales.
•        Have experience with APO 3.1 in SAP 4.6/enterprise system.
•        Senior Logistics Consultant responsible for Plant Maintenance and Materials Management upgrade of an existing 4.0b system to 4.6C.  Upgrade was
completed in July 2001.
•        Developed Integration Testing Plan including Scenarios and Test Scripts.
•        Ran training classes for the users.
•        Inventory and manufacturing costly airplane/ aerospace/missile’s spare parts    
•        And PS and ABAP/4 – enhancement, BAPI.
•        Senior Consultant responsible for MM, PP and Warehouse Management/SD Shipping new functionality configuration development in R3 4.6C.
•        Developed Warehouse layout with warehouse movements, bin structures, storage types, picking and packing processes, etc.
•        Configured Delivery and Transportation functions. Completed configuration with SD Item Categories, Item Category Groups, Requirement Types and
Categories, Schedule Line Categories and assembly processing. Configuration required shipping Project Stock from the SD Order processes. Reduced
requirements via PS Networks. Set up prototypes and demonstrated Service Management Repair/Return processes for warranty in plant repairs,
Subcontractor Processes in Inventory for value added work to subassemblies, Stock Transport Order processes, and Purchase Req. and Order
processes for web based ordering.

10/97 to        
2000        Senior FICO, Consultant,  
 Have responsibility for SAP R/3 in FI-GL, AP, AR, AA, Special Purpose Ledger, Investment Mgmt, Treasury Cash management, CO-CCA, OM, PS, PA, PCA
consolidation in three currencies, Japanese Yen, Euro and USD.



 AR
•        3 years of SAP configuration and implementation experience including 1 full life cycle implementation in the automotive industry.
•        Understanding the functionality of Self Billing invoice
•        Processing EDI 820 (Payment Advice) in SAP.
•        Cash Application process
•        Retro-Billing
•        Working knowledge of SD Scheduling agreements, Shipments, Deliveries, Pricing.

 AP
•        3 years of SAP configuration and implementation experience including 1 full life cycle implementation.
•        Knowledge of Evaluated Receipt settlement process
•        Able to execute payment run in SAP.
•        Configure the system to send EFT (EDI 820) to the Bank.
•        Revaluation of MM invoices.
•        House Bank and check lot configuration.

 Asset Accounting
•        3 years of SAP configuration and implementation experience including 1 full life cycle implementation in the U.S.
•        Hands-on configuration knowledge of Asset master, Asset class, Depreciation keys, posting rules.
•        Understanding of the integration between and FI and Asset Accounting.
•        Inter-company asset transfers.
•        Assets under construction.

8/93 to        
10/97        Senior FICO Consultant
 Client:                                                          (10/96 to 6/97)

•        Configuration Team Leader responsible for functionality demonstration and evaluation of the requirements for upgrade of an existing 3.1I system to
4.6A. Set up scripting demos for the new functionality for the Logistics modules including Product costing, FICO, MM, Purchasing, PP, MM, and SD.
•        Demonstrated the new functions including the Euro upgrades for the EMU and currency expirations. Recommended Custom Code rewinds
(removals) with new functionalities. Recommended retraining requirements for the new Enjoy SAP GUI. Demonstrated the Internet Transaction Server
and web based SAP transactions. Lucent decided to upgrade to 4.6.

                                                          (7/95 to 10/96)
•        Configuration Team Leader and active participant in configuration for development in R3 version 3.1I and 4.5B.  Responsible for design
development of  Product costing, FICO, PM,  S/D and PP modules in the configuration for major Manufacturing Facilities at Denver, Shreveport, Louisiana
and Little Rock, Arkansas. Successfully completed Design and Construct Phases, Build Phases and User acceptance testing. Production Rollouts
occurred in October 1996. The project was very successful.

•        The project is an accelerated implementation.
•        Responsibilities included accountability of the design team effort for Product Costing, FICO, Material Management, Production Planning Discrete
Manufacturing cost collector Design and S/D International Orders process; configuration of MM, PM and PP modules. Configuration included setup of
Purchasing and Organizational Structures, Purchasing Documents, Material Types both valuated and non-valuated, configuration of new movement
types, output determination, account assignments for automatic account determination, Release Strategies, serialized materials, split valuation,
Contracts and External Service Management, Plant Structures and storerooms. Design of the Plant Maintenance Module included all functionality. The
PM Module was configured using Equipment, Functional Locations, Preventative Maintenance Plans for regular maintenance, Notifications and
Breakdown Maintenance, Capital Processes
 
•        And Cost recovery processes. Set up all of the costing processes including activity charge out for labor and machines. Project Systems was
configured for the Plant Maintenance budgeting using the same process used at WMC in Australia. Production planning responsibilities included
configuration of the Capacity Planning processes including finite scheduling. Configured PP Order types. Work Center structures and hierarchies.  Wrote
several user exits for material backflushing and serialization. Did some work on variant materials, characteristics and dependencies? Configuration
accomplished in the ATP and MRP areas.  More information can be provided as to configuration details if needed.

                                                                 (1/94 to 7/95)
 SAP Team Leader – Senior Consultant

•        Configuration Team Leader and active participant in configuration for development in R3 version 3.0f.  Responsible for design development of  
Product costing, FICO, Purchasing, MM, and PS modules in the configuration of MM a PS. Successfully completed Design and Construct Phases, Build
Phases and User acceptance testing and Production Rollouts.
•        Project had high visibility with SAP acting as prime implementation manager for this project.  The project was an accelerated implementation.
•        Responsibilities included direction and accountability of the design team effort for Plant Maintenance, Material Management, Production Planning
Process Industries and Project Systems; design philosophies to meet the Business requirements; configuration of PM, MM and PS modules.
Configuration included setup of Purchasing and Organizational Structures, Purchasing Documents, Material Types both valuated and non-valuated,
configuration of new movement types, output determination, account assignments for automatic account determination, serialized materials, split  
valuation, Contracts and External Service Management, Plant Structures and storerooms.

                                                         (8/93 to 12/94)
 SAP Project Leader – Product costing and Project Systems

•        Configuration Team Leader and active participant in configuration for prototype development in R3 version 3.0f.  Responsible for design
development of PM and PS modules in the configuration of MM and Purchasing. Successfully completed Design and Construct Phases, Build Phases and
User acceptance testing and Go-live rollouts for the production system.
•        Responsibilities have included: direction and accountability of the design team effort for MM, Purchasing; design philosophies to meet the
Business requirements; configuration of Purchasing, MM and PS modules with minimal ABAP needs (a project requirement); security and authorization
development, IMG configuration and team use; transport and correction setup and completion; report writer development; debugging, ABAP workbench
use and OSS; development of match codes; Logistical Information Systems customization for WMC needs, extensive report writing in ABAP Query,
Projects Information System, downloading to Windows products; specifications for user and field exits; user status design and alignment of business
functions; development of scenarios and scripting for user acceptance testing; creating and applying manual configuration transports for classification
data; specifications for data conversion requirements;  design for the integrated use of Purchasing, MM work plan budgeting, work center budgeting
and reforecasting; design of organization structure including  Functional Location Structures, Equipments/assemblies/BOMs, Workcenters, Cost Centers
and Plant Structures; Documentation System configuration; Planned and Preventative Maintenance; Configuration of External Services and Service
Contracts; Costing and settlement processes; to list a few.

REFERENCES:        Furnished upon request.
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