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Project Lead - Finance


Los Alamitos, CA, US

Requisition ID:  6032
Company:  Epson America, Inc

Epson, a $10B global leader in high-quality consumer electronics, imaging, and point of sale printing devices, is seeking an exceptional Project Lead- Finance to join our IS Department. You will be responsible for supporting Epson’s essential Finance business functions covering SAP FI and SAP CO areas.


This position is remote.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Providing support services for the Finance Business team relating to Core SAP FI and CO process areas.
  • Supporting Incident and Service request mgmt. with the Finance Business for issues and improvements
  • Implementation of Finance Projects for new capabilities, new business or process models
  • Finance Integration coverage for Projects impacting Finance (with other Functional Teams)
  • Partner with Technical Teams on Technical Development areas 
  • Provide the Business with Reporting & Analytics capabilities in areas of ownership (integration partnership with BI Team)
  • Ongoing SAP upgrades support and assessing new capabilities to propose digital solutions to the Business
  • Project management in areas of ownership
  • Engaged in compliance and controls activities in areas of ownership
  • Engaged in the upcoming transition to SAP S4 

Systems Development/Management
Contributes to the success of each project by:

  • Meeting project objectives within specified time frame parameters and defined requirements.
  • Gathering and organizing business/user requirements.
  • Participating in feasibility analysis.
  • Participating in research and evaluation of appropriate software products being considered for acquisition.
  • Participating in the production of an approved project plan by drafting detailed task schedules for review by the project leader/management.
  • Participating in/performing application functional design and review.
  • Creates functional documentation for IS and business needs and assists in creating technical documentation.
  • Developing and conducting system/unit test plans.
  • Actively participating in user acceptance test planning and execution.
  • Participating in development of implementation schedules within IS and with business operations.
  • Participating in system implementation planning and execution (including user training sessions and associated documentation).
  • Communicating task status/issues to IS management and project leaders.
  • Ensuring that project success criteria are met.

Performs day-to-day maintenance of production software systems:

  • Actively evaluates and resolves daily business problems by performing independent analysis.
  • Participates in on-call rotation supporting production systems and user trouble reports.
  • Develops functional documentation for IS and business needs; prepares for and conducts business training sessions as required.
  • Participates in Disaster Recovery testing to help ensure business continuance.
  • Keeps current with technology trends and their impact to the organization.
  • Learns new technologies to be added to the toolkit e.g. PowerBI, project management systems etc.


What you will bring:

  • 8-10 years of SAP experience in the FICO area 
  • 2-3 years’ experience as an SAP Systems Lead managing small to medium sized teams and projects
  • Must have hands-on SAP implementation experience in multiple Projects with strong knowledge in design, architecting solutions in SAP financial systems
  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance preferred



The starting annual base pay for this role is between USD $142,701 and $184,671. The actual base is dependent upon many factors, such as: training, transferable skills, work experience, business needs and market demands.  The base pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future.




Epson America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability and protected veteran status, as well as any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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