I joined PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in 2010, specializing in Business Applications - SAP. I graduated with a degree in Management Information Systems & Finance and have a background in Computer Science, Open Source software and Social Media influences on 21st century businesses. I have focused on clients within the Products and Services Industries on multiple Fortune 100 Consumer
I joined PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in 2010, specializing in Business Applications - SAP. I graduated with a degree in Management Information Systems & Finance and have a background in Computer Science, Open Source software and Social Media influences on 21st century businesses. I have focused on clients within the Products and Services Industries on multiple Fortune 100 Consumer Products Company as well as firms in the agricultural and utilities/energy industries. Within this space I have collaborated on multi-million dollar SAP redesign initiatives focusing on SAP Security, SOX controls and SAP's Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) Solution. I have experience in leading and collaborating on security redesign efforts in both the ECC (Finance) and HR landscapes. From a GRC perspective, I have led implementation/upgrade efforts on all modules of GRC Access Controls from version 5.3 through the most current version 10.1. I am currently working with SAP to ramp up knowledge and assist in the development of the new SAP GRC Fraud Management tool.
I am an enthusiastic and ambitious young professional interested in developing further skills in emerging technologies and working with how they will further implement efficient business practices.
Specialties: Highly developed skills in Microsoft Office Suite 2010 (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, OneNote, Project, Sharepoint)
Proficient in the programming languages of Java, C+ & C++;
Ability to comprehend, interpret and debug SAP ABAP & SQLScript
Manager - Advisory Technology @ From July 2015 to Present (6 months) Greater Atlanta AreaSenior Associate - Advisory Technology @ Heavy focus on SAP Governance, Risk and Compliance Tool installation and customization in respect to all four applications: Access Risk Analysis, Access Request Management, Business Role Management, & Emergency Access Management.
Involved in explaining to project management and business users the high-level takeaways and benefits of all of the tool's capabilities, including: Audit/SOX compliance, limitation of Segregation of Duties risks, lower system maintenance costs, streamlining provisioning of access to users across the globe, and more. From July 2012 to June 2015 (3 years) Greater Chicago AreaExperienced Associate - Advisory Technology @ Led and collaborated on a number of SAP security and controls redesign initiatives for Fortune 500 clients in the Products & Services Industries.
Developed technical skills and best practices in redesigning a client's ECC (Finance) & HR environments in order to create a more efficient, low maintenance, and risk-averse SAP system. This will allow a company to: maintain compliance from a SOX & Tax perspective, cut down on maintenance costs and make the navigation more manageable from the business users' side.
Applied knowledge and experience in implementing GRC 5.3 and upgrading to the newly-released Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) 10 application. Configured and installed all four components: Access Risk Analysis, Business Role Management, Emergency Access Management, Access Requests (User Provisioning) From August 2010 to July 2012 (2 years) Greater Chicago AreaIntern - Advisory Technology @ Involved in multiple projects within the business Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) specialty, focusing on SAP Security and Controls
Collaborated with colleagues in developing an SAP security redesign for a multi-million dollar project for a Fortune 500 Pharmaceutical Company
Spent multiple weeks working on Release 5 of the biggest non-governmental SAP implementation and redesign in the nation. From June 2009 to July 2009 (2 months) Greater Chicago AreaResearch Associate @ Furthered the development of more than 10 executive searches in different industries including: Financial Services, Manufacturing, Medical Devices, Healthcare, and Higher Education
Select direct searches include but are not limited to fills for a Chief Executive Officer and President, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of Marketing, and Vice President of Human Resources
Screened potential candidates and presented write-ups on each of the candidates’ resumes to Senior Consultants for further review
Conducted due diligence reports on the real estate financial books for 3 different Commercial Property locations in St. Louis, Chicago, and Indianapolis From May 2008 to August 2008 (4 months) Greater St. Louis Area
BBA, Management Information Systems & Finance @ Emory University - Goizueta Business School From 2006 to 2010 Kyle Kitsch is skilled in: ERP, Compliance, SAP, SOX, IT Governance, Risk Analysis, Security Management, SAP HR, SAP R/3, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Segregation of Duties, SAP GRC Access Control, IT GRC, User Provisioning, RAR