Introducing Management Accounting


After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of Management Accounting

Introduce Management Accounting

Management Accounting (Controlling) in SAP S/4HANA focuses on providing your management with accurate reporting needed for steering the business strategy and decision making. As a start, in this short video you will get an overview of the core objectives of Controlling.

Management Accounting Components

In SAP S/4HANA there are different components of Management Accounting, each providing different functions. The following video gives you a short overview of each component.

Now that you know which components are used in Management Accounting and the goals they have, you can use the following interactive graphic to get a short recap.

Select the elements in the figure below to read about each of the components that make up the digital enterprise.

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