Do what you love. Love what you do.
At Workday, we help the world’s largest organizations adapt to what’s next by bringing finance, HR, and planning into a single enterprise cloud.
We work hard, and we’re serious about what we do. But we like to have fun, too. We put people first, celebrate diversity, drive innovation, and do good in the communities where we live and work.
About the Team
Workday’s Financial Consulting teams, are driven by a passion for our products and the success of our customers in implementing our best in class cloud solutions.
We’re a diverse group of people, with an invaluable mix of experience and backgrounds, located across multiple locations within the region.
About the Role
Our team promotes with Employees’ being the first of them. This is why we :
empower you to follow your desired career path & achieve professional and personal goals
are proud to champion equal opportunities for everyone.
We are looking for someone to join our team who is eager to learn with a creative mindset, support their colleagues and have fun.
As a member of project teams, you’ll play a key role in the end-to-end implementation of Workday’s Financial Management product, across a varied portfolio of customers.
You’ll act as a trusted advisor to the customer, either leading or supporting the implementation of single or multiple Finance functional streams, on any given implementation project.
What you will achieve in your first 12 24 months
You’ll get the opportunity to learn and achieve many things as a Consultant at Workday. Here are some of the activities you will experience on your Workday career journey :
Month 1 - you’ll complete the Workday Core Finance & Practical Certification training, and within your first 6 months, you’ll undertake further Specialist Certification training
Once Certified, you’ll supplement your initial product learnings through active project engagements, working under the guidance of a Functional Architect or Senior Consultant
You will work closely with other Consulting Teams on projects, including Data and Integration Consultants, to ensure seamless collaboration between the various touch-points of the application
Gain a practical understanding of Workday’s implementation methodology at each stage of the project life cycle :
Within your 1st year you can expect to have worked on at least 1 (potentially 2) full-cycle implementation projects within your areas of expertise
In your 2nd year, you’ll continue to build on the knowledge that you’ve learnt, through additional training offerings and multiple concurrent project experiences.
The role requires a blended mix of Functional and Technical Consulting skills relating to the implementation of business software applications.
Workday Consultants act as trusted advisors to our Customers, as a result we are Business Consultants who are experts in the functional aspects of the Workday platform.
If you have existing or transferable experience in any of the following areas, then we’d love to hear from you :
Relevant educational qualifications and / or experience implementing or supporting Financial Management solutions
Corporate Financial accounting experience
Prior Consulting experience, either as an Internal Consultant or with a Consulting / Software Company
Experience working with or Implementing a Tier 1 business software application such as : Workday, SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, ADP, NetSuite, FinancialForce or similar applications
Language Skills : business fluent English and French required
Business analysis and requirements gathering skills
A detailed-driven problem solver, with a passion for delivering exceptional levels of customer service
A strong presenter with excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability and desire to learn technology quickly through a mix of different mediums
Resourceful and adaptable; you’ll be comfortable working remotely, utilising a variety of tools with a high degree of autonomy
Ability to travel up to 50% of the time (under typical circumstances)
Are you being referred to one of our roles? If so, ask your connection at Workday about our Employee Referral process!