Description

  • The “SAP Certified Application Associate: SAP S/4HANA Cloud – Finance Implementation (1705)” certification exam validates that the candidate possesses the fundamental and core knowledge required of the consultant profile. This certification proves that the candidate has an overall understanding and in‐depth technical skills to participate as a member of an SAP S/4HANA Cloud implementation project team with a focus on Finance in a mentored role. This certification exam is recommended as an entry level qualification.

Topic Areas

Please see below the list of topics that may be covered within this certification and the courses that cover them. Its accuracy does not constitute a legitimate claim; SAP reserves the right to update the exam content (topics, items, weighting) at any time.

Scope Item Level Implementation and Configuration for Financial Accounting > 12%

Perform necessary tasks related to Accounting and Financial Close Scope Item (J58), Accounts Payable Scope Item (J60), Accounts Receivable Scope Item (J59), and Asset Accounting Scope Item (J62).

Fit-to-Standard Workshop 8% – 12%

Describe the role of SAP Activate in the implementation of SAP S/4HANA Cloud, prepare for a Fit-to-Standard Workshop, and plan the Fit-to-Standard Workshop.

Organizational Units & Best Practices for Finance 8% – 12%

Explain Organizational Units and the basic best practices for system data used in the SAP S/4HANA Cloud environment.

InApp and Side-by-Side Extensibility 8% – 12%

Describe the In App Extensibility framework, Side-by-side Extensibility framework, and the role of SAP Cloud Platform for extensibility; outline steps to add a custom field to a Fiori app and add Custom Logic to an existing Fiori app.

Real-Time Reporting and Monitoring 8% – 12%

Describe embedded analystics in SAP S/4HANA Cloud and create a Custom Report.

Master Data Management & Migration 8% – 12%

Identify Self-Service Configuration Uis for data migration, prepare data migration, perform data migration, and describe best practices for managing data migration between release lifecycles.

SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central Integration < 8%

Identify Key Solution configuration settings, describe the required SAP master data objects for data migration, execute Data Migration Activities, and validate Data Migration activities.

Native Integrations for SAP Ariba, SAP Concur and SAP Hybris < 8%

Describe SAP Ariba Payment and SAP Ariba Discount Management Integration, set up Concur system connection (Middleware optional), export master data (Cost object) for Concur, and maintain integration of Financial Posting.

User Management < 8%

Create a user and role, assign a role to a user, and authenticate a role using SAP Cloud Identity Service; create users in SAP SuccessFActors Employee Central.

SAP S/4HANA Cloud – Finance Overview < 8%

Describe the SAP Agentry platform, the Work Manager for SAP Add-in, and how to configure Application Definitions.

Scope Item Level Implementation and Configuration for Management Accounting < 8%

Perform necessary tasks related to Overhead Cost Accounting Scope Item (J54) and Profitability and Cost Analysis  Scope Item (J55 + 1HB).

Scope Item Level Implementation and Configuration for Financial Supply Chain Management < 8%

Perform necessary tasks related to Bank Account Management – Extra Scope Item (J77) and Cash Operations – Extra (J78).

General Information

Exam Preparation

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