1+ months

Workday - HCM Consultant

Chicago, IL 60664

Key Responsibilities

As a Workday HCM Consultant you should expect to be involved in the following:

Support the HCM work stream driving towards decisions and recommending best practices related to Workday functionality.

Identify strategies, risks, and options, recommend approaches and mitigations to meet client/functional requirements.

Lead, mentor, counsel and manage performance of project staff (depending upon project structure)

Advise clients on industry standards and leading practices.

Demonstrate design options through the use of prototyping.

Configure and test the Workday system.

Understand and apply Workday and Accenture DayNine methodologies.

Demonstrate strong client and stakeholder collaboration to achieve project objectives.

Support innovation through the creation of new industry leading methods and assets.

Basic Qualifications:

2+ years of consulting experience, most recently in a Senior Analyst, Consultant, or similar level role, preferably with a large consulting firm.

1+ years of HR process and HR Technology systems implementation experience in Workday, SAP, Oracle or similar ERP technologies (preferably cloud based).

Bachelors Degree.

Ability and willingness to travel up to 80%.

Aligning technology with business strategy and goals they work directly with the client gathering requirements to analyze, design and/or implement technology best practice business changes.

They are sought out as experts internally and externally for their deep functional or industry expertise, domain knowledge, or offering expertise. They enhance Accenture's marketplace reputation.

Preferred Skills:

2+ years prior experience implementing Workday with a certified Workday implementer.

Existing and up to date Workday HCM certification

If not already a holder of the relevant Workday Certifications, successful completion of appropriate Workday Certification(s) is a requirement of the role

Proven ability work within a team-oriented environment

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to adapt to frequent change

Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

Experience with Excel, Visio and PowerPoint

Desire to broaden your expertise by obtaining Workday certifications and/or gaining deep expertise in additional functional areas

Experience managing, coaching, or mentoring others

Demonstrated commitment and achievement to delivery excellence and client satisfaction

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and can clearly articulate complex messages and requirements

Strong desire to work with clients and provide exceptional client experiences

All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. Youll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

Applications for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


Posted: 2019-09-27 Expires: 2019-12-01

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