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Workday HCM Consultant

Location: Belgium or the Netherlands

Do you want to play a crucial role in HR transformations powered by Workday? Are you ready for your next odyssey? Then, join our winning team; we deliver on the promise of excellence to our clients.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world's largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 600,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve how the world works and lives. Visit us at

About the Accenture Workday Business Group

Accenture is a leading partner to Workday worldwide and has a track record of implementing some of the most significant Workday projects. In addition, we take pride in leading and advising our clients from early strategy discussions, through technology implementations and transformation programs, to support and operations. Learn more about our practice

What we offer

  • Innovative, large scale Workday projects

  • A global network of talented and passionate colleagues

  • A local team, that’s all into having fun!

  • Challenging work for some of the world's largest companies

  • Extensive education programmes and development opportunities

  • A diverse and socially active workforce

  • Competitive salary and benefits package

Job Description

As a member of one of the world's largest Workday-certified teams, you'll be part of a team of advisory professionals who deliver more than just technology. From rapid deployments to complete transformations, you'll provide integrated, cloud-based HR or financial management solutions that put organizations on the fast track to a better way to work.

We are looking for a Workday HCM Functional Consultant to join our fast-growing team. In this role, you will help our clients get the most out of their Workday investment by:

  • Advising clients on industry standards and leading practices, contributing to a functional solution that meets client needs and objectives

  • Applying Workday and Accenture methodologies in everything you do

  • Hosting workshops and leading discussions on topics in line with your area(s) of expertise

  • Independently leading your workstream and reporting on progress

  • Liaising closely with client counterparts, Accenture colleagues and Workday to achieve a robust solution

  • Actively supporting innovation through the creation of new industry-leading methods and assets

  • Ideally, you have a strong HR or background and have experience working with the Workday platform, either as a consultant or in a client role owning and driving the Workday agenda.

  • You're motivated, solution-oriented, and able to find solutions independently. You have experience in managing and communicating with different stakeholders. You are results-oriented and able to win others over and sell your ideas.


We’re looking for the following skills:

  • Fluency in the Dutch and English language

  • Prior experience implementing Workday HCM or relevant on-premise or cloud-based platforms

  • Workday HCM consulting experience, preferably but not restricted to the areas of Recruiting/Absence & Time Tracking / Talent Management

  • Willingness to meet client travel requirements as needed and efficiently manage a virtual team and client interactions

  • Ability to thrive in a diverse, dynamic environment

  • Have a natural analytical thought process and effectively apply logic to solve problems

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and meet deadlines despite conflicting demands

  • 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

  • And have fun working together in our BeNeLux Workday team!

Set yourself apart

The following qualifications are considered an advantage during the application process:

  • Up to date Workday, HCM certification is an advantage

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 537,000 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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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.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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