Functional Analyst (SAP Finance)

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7106452 (Ref.No. CSUIT1567)
Posted: July 27, 2022

Job Description

Salary: £34,304 – £40,927 p.a. depending on experience

This role will be based on the university campus with scope for it to be undertaken in a hybrid manner. We are also open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

Are you looking for a role that will contribute to global change?  Are you an experienced SAP Finance Specialist looking for something new?  Do you enjoy working in a role that supports and continuously improves critical business systems? Are you interested in developing your career and skills?

The University of Leeds is one of the top 135 universities in the world.  We have a truly global community, with more than 39,000 students from 170 different countries and over 9,000 staff of 100 different nationalities.  Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world-leading research that has a real impact around the globe. 

As we embark on an ambitious Digital Transformation, we are investing in our IT service that is key to developing our learning and research capability as we strive to collaborate across the globe, attacking global issues.

This is an excellent opportunity to join the SAP team in one of the country’s leading universities. As part of the SAP team you will play a key role in the design, development and continued maintenance of SAP solutions.

Acting as an internal SAP consultant a key responsibility will be the implementation of new and improved functionality and any initial testing associated with this. You will also be responsible for liaising with business owners and end users in order to identify and analyse system requirements. A key focus will be to evaluate new technology and to proactively identify how this could provide added benefit to the University, in order to meet and align strategic requirements and to ensure business processes remain aligned to technical capabilities.

You will be able to demonstrate experience of configuration relating to the SAP Finance modules. You will have good interpersonal and written communication skills with the ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships with both internal and external customers. You must also have good organisational skills, be proactive and self-motivated and be able to work under pressure to tight deadlines.


What we offer in return

And much more!  

If you are looking for an opportunity where you have the autonomy to design, develop and implement SAP solutions within the Finance area, apply today.


To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Jenny Tompflitt, Application Support Manager

Email: [email protected]


Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Professional Services
School/Institute:  IT
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £34,304 to £40,927 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Tuesday 26 July 2022
Closing Date:  Sunday 07 August 2022
Interview Date:  Thursday 18 August 2022
Reference:  CSUIT1567

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.