SAP Material Ledger / Actual Costing: End-to-End Scenario

SAP Material Ledger / Actual Costing: End-to-End Scenario

This course offers you a realistic costing scenario that you can start expanding and experimenting with. We will complete an end-to-end example that demonstrates how costs flow inside the SAP system through Controlling, Financial Accounting, Material Management & the Production Planning modules. After taking this course, you will be ready to start implementing advanced costing and manufacturing scenarios on your own.

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Course Goal

  • Understand how Material Ledger Actual Costing are working in SAP
  • Understand how Material Ledger is integrated with FICO and other SAP modules


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  • IT/Business analysts
  • Project Managers
  • Project team members


Lesson Plan

1 Introduction Preview
2 Understanding the Course Plan
Fundamentals of Material Ledger & Actual Costing in SAP
3 Key Concepts in Material Ledger & Actual Costing
Material Ledger & Actual Costing Configuration
4 Material Ledger Configuration Introduction
5 Material Ledger Configuration - Currency & Valuation Profiles
6 Material Ledger Configuration - Activate Material Ledger
7 Material Ledger Configuration - Activate Actual Costing
Postings to Material Ledger: from Procurement to Manufacturing
8 Postings to Material Ledger Introduction
9 Master Data Review 1
10 Master Data Review 2
11 Cost Planning Review
12 Procurement of Raw Materials & Material Ledger Postings
13 Invoice Receipt & Material Ledger Postings
14 Manufacturing Process & Material Ledger Postings 1
15 Manufacturing Process & Material Ledger Postings 2
Month-End Closing & Actual Costing Run
16 Month-End Closing Introduction
17 Actual Activity Price Calculation
18 Settlement Process - Finished Orders
19 Settlement Process - WIP Orders
20 Periodic Actual Costing Run 1
21 Periodic Actual Costing Run 2
22 Month-End Closings Postings Review
23 Mark & Release Actual Material Prices
24 Useful Reports
25 Closing Remarks
26 Material Ledger in SAP - Master Data spreadsheet
27 Course Handout - PDF


Tommi Riihimaki

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Tommi Riihimaki

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I'm a passionate SAP consultant loving to share my knowledge and experience with students from around the world. I have been part of countless large-scale SAP implementations around the world and am currently a senior associate for a large company based out of Helsinki. In addition, I have worked as an SAP consultant for several years, spearheading several projects. My areas of expertise include FICO, MM and SD.

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Language: English
Level: Intermediate
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Type:  Instructor-led
Release: ECC 6.0
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