Today technology is driving the world. And at we are driving the technology for one of the leading international wholesalers specializing in food - METRO. From ecommerce to checkout, to delivery software, we work on a wide range of products to meet the needs of our users - METRO’s customers and employees from across 25 countries. With passion and responsibility, we move the wholesale industry towards digitization and leverage METRO’s long history and expertise in B2B for building a more sustainable market ecosystem.

Purpose of your new department

Within the domain “Accounting Solutions” you takes care for the S/4 HANA Finance solutions for all companies within the METRO Group running on GCP (Google Cloud Platform). In close collaboration with our Global Service Centers, our external partners and our users in the countries you will make sure that your solutions are state-of-the-art, deliver high-quality data and are technically and business-wise stable. You will take care on a sustainable and successful cooperation with our external partners, as well as on a high-level user satisfaction of your solutions.

My Responsibilities:

  • Define development requirements of new functionalities, prioritize and refine the existing requirements, in close operation with the business and expose them to the external supplier for the SAP FICO modules.
  • Propose new features and constantly strive to improve the features of the existing products.
  • Steer external suppliers, show responsibility for support, maintenance and development for your solutions
  • Promote a spirit of transparency and common understanding together with all colleagues and business partners (corporate functions, external suppliers, country partners).


Role Specific Skills:

Communication: Conveys or shares ideas, feelings and information effectively using the most appropriate methods, tools and channels for the respective audience.

Networking: Develops and maintains partnerships within and outside the organization and uses them in order to exchange information, support and cooperation.

Analytical Thinking: Aligns appropriate solutions to issues by evaluating information they gathered and by considering their urgency and importance.

Technical Mindset: Participates in technical discussions in order to translate business needs, identify technical opportunities and come up with customized proposals for the clients. This needs deep SAP S/4 HANA knowledge regarding Finance solutions

Strategic Thinking: Finds and develops unique opportunities to create value by enabling a disruptive and creative dialogue among people who can affect a company's direction.

Our general Benefits:

Work-Life Balance: flexible working hours, home office, 30 days of vacation and flexible office options.

Personal growth: a comprehensive further training offer over our METRO House of Learning as well as individual development opportunities.

Well-being: Health programs, pension scheme, regular employee events

Comfort: very good transport connections and free parking spaces including charging stations for e-mobility. One canteen with delicious and discounted meals plus other catering facilities. Furthermore, discounts in our stores as well as at many partner companies. 

Our Values:

Respect: You respect individuals and mutual ideas, and appreciate each contributions. Furthermore, you can admit mistakes in order to learn and grow

Pragmatism: You strive for simple and effective solutions and processes, get things done by taking calculated risks rather than doing it perfectly, and continuously run experiments and making data-driven decisions to maximize the value.

Ownership: You love to take the initiative and moving things forward. Furthermore, you hold yourself accountable for the outcomes and empower yourself to make decisions.

Passion: You are passionate about solving our customer's problems, have an inspirational attitude and are enthusiastic. And you strive for the highest standards and continuously improvement.

Have we aroused your interest? Then we are looking forward to your online application. METRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer all qualified applicants full equal opportunities.

Your point of contact:

Silke Holzhauer

Talent Acquisition Partner

Job Details

Date posted25 January 2023

Location(s)Düsseldorf, GermanyBerlin, Germany

ProfessionDomain Expert

ProjectFinance and Logistics Unit

Employment TypeFull-time

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