July 10, 2018 SAP is a software application which provides companies a single unified system to manage the organization, record transactions, analyze reports & report financials with accuracy, effectiveness, and efficiency with its comprehensive modules. SAP certification is available for different modules which can help you to add an edge to your career. Pursuing a course in SAP can benefit SAP aspirants to develop analytical skills and provides excellent job opportunities to him/her. On completing your SAP certification, the following career options can be considered: Module-specific consultant: SAP certification along with a keen interest in IT, configurations, implementations and a professional degree/experience in a specific domain can help you build your profession in specific functions. For example – an accountant or financial auditor can become a FICO consultant, an HR profession combined with SAP HCM certificate can help one become SAP HR consultant. The other modules can help in respective consultancy as below: SAP Quality Management SAP Materials Management SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling SAP Production Planning SAP Project system SAP Sales and Distribution (You can explore the additional modules and its features online) Techno-functional expert: After SAP certification in a suitable SAP module, you can bridge the gap between the business requirement of users across functions and the IT requirements in the system. They can themselves configure the systems as per the client requirements. System configuration as a junior analyst: If there are no professional degrees or previous experience that you hold, you can start a career with SAP certification. You may start as a junior analyst and gain exposure/ valuable experience under a senior or expert. Such profiles can also help you obtain exposure to multiple modules and functions. If you get lucky enough you can be sponsored by the employer for obtaining other certificates which may otherwise be expensive. The key to a successful career in SAP is the configuration of systems with consistent application of logic and strong understanding. A certification may give you a kick-start, but it is the determination that takes you to the top.