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Workday HCM Solution Architect

Are you interested in helping clients navigate their digital transformation from where they are now, to where they want to be? Can you uncover their strategic intent that will help shape the use of new technologies to drive new innovative ways of working?

Using Workday, we help clients unlock trapped value across their organisation and drive transformation in service design and workforce experiences.

As a member of one of the world’s largest Workday-certified teams, you’ll be part of a team of professionals who deliver more than just technology. You’ll deliver HCM solutions that help organisations realise the Workday promise of integrated, cloud-based capabilities that put them on the fast track to a better way to work.

Grow your career with leading-edge technologies, continuous learning opportunities and a global community with deep industry expertise that help to solve clients’ biggest challenges.

Now is the perfect time for you to join the Accenture Workday team, where you’ll:

+ Assess, strategize and manage Workday deployments for organisations across the globe. Accenture has worked with more than 600 clients to deliver Workday deployments to unlock the potential of their organisations.

+ Design and deliver future-ready Workday solutions to help organisations optimise their HR functions and enhance their employees’ experiences.

+ Join more than 2,000 professionals certified in Workday, collaborating to drive enterprise-wide transformational projects on a global scale.

+ Expand your Workday skills and advance your career with unparalleled training and professional development opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

As a Workday HCM Functional Lead, you should expect manage the deployment of Workday HCM Solution end-to-end for a Workday implementation and have the following responsibilities:

+ Responsible for the overall design of the end-to-end functional HCM solution.

+ Lead Functional Consultants through design workshops, coaching them through their individual functional area design sessions.

+ Provide subject matter expertise on key HCM solution design decisions

+ Advise clients on industry standards for Workday HCM and provide suggestions to achieve clean configuration and streamlined processes.

+ Design and implement requirements in the Workday HCM solution.

+ Lead Functional Consultants in demonstration of configurations through prototyping.

+ Leverage prior HCM related Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) experience.

+ Understand Workday’s Implementation Methodology and use it on all engagements.

+ Provide the Delivery Lead with status reports and keep them apprised of overall project solution status.

+ Define and leverage Workday HCM best practices

+ Lead events that help share one’s product skills with other consultants.

Your skills and Qualifications:

+ 5-7+ years prior HCM consulting experience

+ Successfully completed at least 3 end-to-end HCM implementations

+ Experience in multiple HCM functional areas, including experience in defining how multiple HCM modules work together.

+ Superior communication skills, both written and verbal

+ Implementing Workday HCM with a certified Workday implementer preferred

+ Existing and current Workday HCM Core Certification preferred

Additional preferred attributes:

+ Ability and willingness to travel within COVID guidelines

+ Experience with pre-sale and sales activities

+ Multiple Workday certifications

+ 2-5 years’ experience in Workday implementations (either as a customer or an implementation partner)

All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You’ll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised 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.

Applicants for employment in Australia must have work authorisation that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorisation in Australia 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 a an EEO and Affirmative Action Employee of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 514,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at

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Uchil, Priyanka is the Recruiter managing this role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a fair and timely process.

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