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Oracle Cloud Taxation Consultant
Cognizant isone of the fastest growing Oracle Cloud Consulting businesses in the country. We have set the standard for installations, upgrades, and services related to Oracle applications. Our success has been predicated on the consultants we hire and train utilizing its knowledge base and professional talent from dedicated practice areas to provide its clients and our consultants with value that makes a difference.
Cognizant is seeking bright, diligent people to join our consulting organization as Oracle Taxation Consultants. Candidates should have a successful track record working with Oracle Cloud Financial Applications. Candidates must be detail-oriented, have strong communication and interpersonal skills, have deep knowledge in the Oracle Tax Applications, have strong accounting knowledge, and have the ability to communicate with C-Level financial executives.
The ideal candidate will have experience in Oracle organization structure design, chart of accounts design, and Oracle Financials solution design throughout the Financials suite of applications. Candidate should be knowledgeable on integration points between Oracle Financials and HR, Projects, Supply Chain, and Manufacturing applications, as well as Trading Community Architecture. In addition, the candidate will be responsible for leading tax implementation teams and mentoring junior consultants. Candidates with prior Oracle Tax solution architect/lead consulting role experience will receive the highest priority.
• Conduct design workshops and functional process workshops in all financial/taxation areas
• Identify business requirements and map them to the Oracle Cloud Application functionality.
• Identify functionality gaps and develop solutions to them.
• Configure the Oracle Applications to meet client requirements and document application set-ups.
• Write business requirement documents for reports, interfaces, data conversions and application extensions.
• Interact with the project team members responsible for developing reports, interfaces, data conversion programs, and application extensions.
• Define testing scenarios and develop test scripts.
• Support clients with the execution of test scripts.
• Develop end-user documentation and training materials.
• Deliver end-user training.
• Provide status and issue reports to the Project Manager on a regular basis.
• Manage team members in areas of responsibility
• Experience with the business processes in finance and taxation including tax automation, tax data collection, tax provision calculation for global enterprise systems.
• Knowledge of projects, supply chain and manufacturing modules as to their impact on accounting transactions
• Experience with functional Oracle Cloud Taxation implementations, preferably as a lead.
• Strong written and oral communication skills.
• Strong interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work well in a team environment.
• Self-motivated and able to plan work effort and manage priorities.
• Ability to interact with all levels of client financial personnel
• Keen attention to detail.
• Bachelor's Degree preferred
• 7+ years of experience in a similar consulting or business lead role
• Prior experience with Oracle Cloud Taxatoin implementations.
• Understanding of accounting and financial processes
• Must be willing to travel up to 50%
Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.
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