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Consultant/Project Manager (m/f) for HCM software (Workday)

Job Location: Basel, Bern, Geneva, Zurich

Job Number: 00289626


- Job description

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Consultant/Project Manager (m/f) for HCM software (Workday)


Your tasks


Have you already successfully assisted in complex, large-volume Workday HCM implementation projects, or even managed them through their every phase? Is your consulting expertise solid beyond doubt? If so, then we can offer you an opportunity not only to take part in serving our biggest customers but also to play a key role in the development of our growing Workday business. To take advantage of this opportunity, you must be an expert in Workday HCM functionalities and enjoy demonstrating your skills for leading companies in a variety of industries.


  • Working in close consultation with the customer’s commercial and technical decision-makers and with important system users, you will identify the customer’s business-related requirements and assist in developing and introducing Workday HCM-based solutions.
  • Your primary contribution will be your expert knowledge of every aspect of Workday HCM functionalities.
  • You will be managing the process redesign, coordinating the technical and testing teams as the functionalities are implemented, and managing change measures (for optimum integration into the business) along with user training.
  • With the appropriate background, you will soon be assigned responsibility for projects and teams.



  • You have a college degree.
  • You have experience in carrying out or managing HR projects with Workday along with a thorough knowledge of such functionalities as Core HCM, Benefits, Compensation, Talent, Absence, Time Tracking, Integrations, Security and/or Data Conversion.
  • You possibly have a consulting background across multiple industries along with project management experience associated with Work HCM implementations — ranging from identifying customer needs and fit-gap analyses through documenting functional design and conducting user acceptance tests to training and go-live measures.
  • Ideally, you have insights into other SaaS HCM products.
  • You have the ability to solve problems both creatively and with analytical expertise.
  • You will have strong oral and written communication skills and good social skills.
  • You speak English and German fluently.
  • You will be adept in the use of project management methods (Prince 2).
  • You must be willing to travel (60-80%).



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