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EOI - Workday Financials Consulting Manager - Sydney / Melbourne

Job Location: Sydney

Regional Description: Australia

Job Number: 00553411


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Accenture DayNine - Workday Client Advisory Manager


Job description


Join the Accenture DayNine team and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world.  The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.  Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.


Accenture is a leader in helping organizations move to the cloud to take advantage of a new era of service delivery and flexibility, where applications, infrastructure and business processes are brought together and delivered As-a-Service. Accenture’s Cloud First agenda offers comprehensive, industry-focused cloud services including strategy, implementation, migration and managed services, and assets including the Accenture Cloud Platform, that can drive broader transformational programs for clients. Accenture has worked on more than 13,000 cloud computing projects for clients, including three-quarters of the Fortune Global 100, and has more than 17,000 professionals trained in cloud computing.


People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.


The long-standing Accenture and Workday alliance is focused on one thing: Helping our clients thrive in the digital world. We offer end-to-end services for Workday finance and human resources including strategic transformation, application implementation, application management and business process outsourcing. We leverage Accenture’s intelligent tools, like the Accenture Client Enablement Tool for Workday to help teams work smarter and faster.


From pilots to complex transformations, we work with our clients to assess, strategize and manage their Workday solutions. But, we do much more than deliver technology. Our focus is on helping businesses realize the promise of integrated, cloud-based technology to do things that could not have been done before, effecting real change in how the business runs and the value it can create.


Key Responsibilities

  • 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.

  • Participate in and lead sales pursuits supporting client technology strategies and end-to-end transformation efforts enabled by Workday

  • Serve as a practice thought leader related to digital HR and Finance transformation and the digital employee experience

  • Advise clients in their human capital management and financial management technology decisions and strategies

  • Solution and deliver integrated offerings that enable clients’ digital employee experience and Finance transformation through Workday

  • Partner with sales executives and account teams to align on early-stage sales opportunities and strategies

           Basic Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of consulting experience related to Financials systems integration and transformation

  • Ability and willingness to travel frequently


    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Functional experience and implementing cloud systems (Workday, Oracle, SAP) as a functional lead

  • Deep Finance or Accounting knowledge coupled with cloud technology experience

  • Superior communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Experience with pre-sale and sales activities


    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 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. 


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


    Equal Employment Opportunity 

    All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, 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. 

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