Workday Certified Financials Consultant

  • Accenture
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Jul 13, 2021
Full time Consultant Finance

Job Description

Who We Are

We are Accenture, a global professional services company, searching for a Workday FINS Consultant. This individual will be part of a team of advisory professionals focused on cloud-based data-reporting operations that integrate and optimize the essential corporate functions of finance, analytics, planning and HR. For many of our clients, successfully getting their data operations into cloud environments is a major focus. The enterprise data-reporting software of Workday is a critical component of many of the cloud solutions we design, which is why Accenture has assembled a team of more than 2,000 Workday-certified professionals.

What’s in it for You

Help HR and Finance leaders define and execute their strategy and give them the adaptability they need in a fast-changing world. To help you take your skillset beyond Workday technology, our Transformation Powered by Workday Training will help you take your consulting to a whole new level. Take your Workday skills and career to the next level, mastering complex projects while expanding your leadership and advisory skills with a market-leading team.


As a Workday Financials Consultant your primary responsibilities may include:

  • Identification of business requirements, functional design, process design (including scenario design, flow mapping), prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures 
  • Lead workshops for client education 
  • Conduct working sessions with clients to gather, understand, and analyze business requirements 
  • Support the Financials Lead in architecting Workday Financials solution to ensure that all work streams are cohesive and cross functional impacts are considered and mitigated 
  • Advise clients on industry standards and leading practices 
  • Demonstrate design options through the use of prototyping 
  • Understand and apply Workday and Accenture methodologies 


For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.

Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.
Unless expressly indicated, this role is not open in the state of Colorado

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of consulting experience, most recently in a Senior Analyst, Consulant, or similar level role, preferably with a large consulting firm
  • 1+ year hands-on Workday Financials experience
  • 1 Full lifecycle Workday Financials Implementation
  • Existing and up to date Workday Financials Partner Certification
  • Education Requirement:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years work experience). If Associate’s Degree, must have equivalent minimum 6 year work experience.
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Proficiency in multiple business processes:  (PTP, OTC, GL, FA, Budgeting, Cash Management, Grant Management, etc…)
  • 3+ years prior experience implementing Workday with a certified Workday implementer.  
  • Thrive in a diverse, fast paced environment.
  • An advanced degree in the area of specialization 

 

As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $72,400 - $114,499 and information on benefits offered is here. 


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