What Sets Column5 Apart from Other Employers

As the leader in performance management consulting, Column5 is growing rapidly. We are on a constant search for people who can help us transform our clients' organizations—while creating rewarding careers of their own.

Our culture thrives on open communication, creative thinking and outstanding client service. Excellent internal training and advancement potential are supported within a friendly, team-oriented environment, offering a top-notch benefits package and committed to your work-life balance.

As we expand, we are seeking additional experts, innovators and thought leaders who excel at taking the initiative, following through, and delivering timely results.

Column5 is a great place to excel professionally. If you believe you'd be a good fit for our organization and its clients, please review our open positions or send your résumé to careers@column5.com.

Open Positions

Title Location

Technical Consultant Nationwide
Consultant SAP BPC US and EMEA
EPM Trainer Nationwide
Project Manager Nationwide
Senior Consultant SAP BPC US and EMEA


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Technical Consultant
Location: Nationwide

Job description:

Looking for talented individuals with strong technical experience with SAP BPC or other EPM software. The ideal candidate will also possess exceptional business acumen and industry and consultative skills, are interested in enhancing their professional portfolio, and want to be part of one of the fastest growing SAP business partners. We will consider experience with other performance optimization applications such as Microsoft's PerformancePoint Server (PPS), Cognos, Hyperion Essbase and Planning, Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Clarity, and Longview. Role comes with generous salary and benefits plan, as well as personal development opportunities. Must be willing to travel.

Responsibilities

  • Work on domestic and international customer projects performing software configuration and consulting for SAP Enterprise Performance Management Software. Software products include SAP Business Objects and SAP Business Planning and Consolidations.
  • Utilize knowledge across all software products in the SAP Business Objects suite to write, test, and replicate specialized code used by the EPM software products (commonly referred to as ABAP and BADI code) and Financial Integration Management software configuration.
  • Support international customers implementing software outside the U.S.

Education and Experience requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Finance, Accounting (or foreign equivalent) or a related field and 2 years of experience in job offered or a related field. The employer will accept 4 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree and will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience.
  • Experience working with business and finance planning in software applications including EPM (Enterprise Performance Management); conducting system integration, data loading and regression testing activities with various transaction and financial systems; and performing requirement analysis, project scoping and time and effort estimation.
  • 70% travel required to customer locations. Telecommuting is OK.

Consultant SAP BPC
Location: US & EMEA

Job Description: 

Looking for talented individuals with strong technical experience with SAP BPC or other EPM software. The ideal candidate will also possess exceptional business acumen and industry and consultative skills, are interested in enhancing their professional portfolio, and want to be part of one of the fastest growing SAP business partners. We will consider experience with other performance optimization applications such as Microsoft's PerformancePoint Server (PPS), Cognos, Hyperion Essbase and Planning, Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Clarity, and Longview. Role comes with generous salary and benefits plan, as well as personal development opportunities. Must be willing to travel.
 

Responsibilities

  • Work on domestic and international customer projects performing software configuration and consulting for SAP Enterprise Performance Management Software. Software products include SAP Business Objects and SAP Business Planning and Consolidations.
  • Utilize knowledge across all software products in the SAP Business Objects suite to write, test, and replicate specialized code used by the EPM software products (commonly referred to as ABAP and BADI code) and Financial Integration Management software configuration.
  • Support international customers implementing software outside the U.S.
     

Education and Experience requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Finance, Accounting (or foreign equivalent) or a related field and 2 years of experience in job offered or a related field. The employer will accept 4 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree and will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience.
  • Experience working with business and finance planning in software applications including EPM (Enterprise Performance Management); conducting system integration, data loading and regression testing activities with various transaction and financial systems; and performing requirement analysis, project scoping and time and effort estimation.
  • 70% travel required to customer locations. Telecommuting is OK.

EPM Trainer
Location: Nationwide

Job Description: 

  • Looking for a talented individual with strong Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) experience to join our EPM Academy training team.

  • Ideal candidate will possess business and financial acumen, experience with SAP Planning and Consolidation, and an exceptional ability to break down concepts and explain them to others.

  • Role comes with generous salary and benefits plan, as well as personal development opportunities.

Typical duties for the EPM Trainer will include:

  • Deliver informative and engaging live on-site classroom training to groups of up to 25.

  • Deliver informative and engaging live virtual classroom training via web conferencing tools such as WebEx to groups of up to 25.

  • Develop curriculum content for standard training courses, including:

    • Outline course objectives.

    • Create PPT slides and storyboards.

    • Develop knowledge check questions that align to course objectives.

    • Create Captivate simulations that align to course objectives.

    • Develop Instructor Guides including demonstrations.

    • Assist in reviewing and editing training materials.

    • Assist in QA’ing of training materials and eLearning modules.

  • Work with clients to develop training courses that utilize a custom agenda and custom materials based on the client’s EPM environment.

  • Learn additional EPM products as directed, as well as continually enhancing understanding of SAP Business Analytics software and concepts.

Qualifications:

  • Fluency with SAP Planning and Consolidation, as well as a good working knowledge of all of the products within the SAP EPM portfolio.

  • Experience in curriculum and/or course development and design.

  • Business and financial acumen, or at least be familiar with financial accounting, budgeting/planning lexicons and processes.

Key Competencies:

  • Beyond being a capable trainer, must be able to come up with ideas that will enable EPM Academy training to achieve new capabilities that create a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

  • While not a sales position per se, must be available to advise on training collateral and recognize training opportunities for new and existing clients.

  • Field internal and external inquiries with regard to EPM Academy training and consider all interactions (whether with C5 employees or external clients) to be client-based, maintaining a high level of client satisfaction.

  • Ability to travel up to 30%


Project Manager
Location: Nationwide

Job Description: 

Looking for talented individuals with strong technical experience with SAP BPC or other EPM software. The ideal candidate will also possess exceptional business acumen and industry and consultative skills, are interested in enhancing their professional portfolio, and want to be part of one of the fastest growing SAP business partners. We will consider experience with other performance optimization applications such as Microsoft's PerformancePoint Server (PPS), Cognos, Hyperion Essbase and Planning, Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Clarity, and Longview. Role comes with generous salary and benefits plan, as well as personal development opportunities. Must be willing to travel.

Responsibilities

  • Work on domestic and international customer projects performing software configuration and consulting for SAP Enterprise Performance Management Software. Software products include SAP Business Objects and SAP Business Planning and Consolidations.
  • Utilize knowledge across all software products in the SAP Business Objects suite to write, test, and replicate specialized code used by the EPM software products (commonly referred to as ABAP and BADI code) and Financial Integration Management software configuration.
  • Support international customers implementing software outside the U.S.
     

Education and Experience requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Finance, Accounting (or foreign equivalent) or a related field and 2 years of experience in job offered or a related field. The employer will accept 4 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree and will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience.
  • Experience working with business and finance planning in software applications including EPM (Enterprise Performance Management); conducting system integration, data loading and regression testing activities with various transaction and financial systems; and performing requirement analysis, project scoping and time and effort estimation.
  • 70% travel required to customer locations. Telecommuting is OK.

Senior Consultant SAP BPC
Location: US & EMEA 

Job Description: 

Seeking talented individuals with strong SAP BPC experience or other EPM product experience. The ideal candidate will also possess exceptional business acumen/accounting/finance, industry and consultative skills. These individuals would naturally have the desire and confidence to utilize their expertise to advise clients, are interested in enhancing their professional portfolio, and want to be part of one of the fastest growing SAP business partners. We will consider experience with the implementation and development of performance optimization applications like Microsoft’s PerformancePoint Server (PPS), Cognos, Hyperion Essbase and Planning, Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Clarity, and Longview. Role comes with generous salary and benefits plan, as well as personal development opportunities. Must be willing to travel more than 50% of the time.

Qualifications/Experience

Interested candidates must have the following:

  • 2 plus years of design, development and deployment or EPM solutions (BPC or BW preferred but not required)
  • Strong Financial Planning or Consolidation experience
  • Ability to work in multiple environments to optimize client satisfaction.
  • Experience with financial systems and the corresponding business processes and reporting environments.
  • Experience as a consultant or in a client facing role that includes acting in an advisory, mentoring and/or lead capacity
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively interface with customers at multiple levels