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Accenture DayNine- Workday Financials Consultant

Job Location: London

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00495543


- Job description

Role: Accenture DayNine – Workday Financials Consultant

Location: London

Travel: 60-80%

Salary: 35,000 - 80,000 + Benefits

Closing Date: 31/08/2018


Accenture DayNine will be recruiting at the following levels; Senior Analyst, Consultant, Associate Manager, Manager


Join the Accenture DayNine team and help transform leading organisations 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, strategise 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
• Conduct working sessions with clients to gather, understand, and analyse business requirements.
• Provide subject matter expertise on key business process decisions.
• Advise clients on industry standards for financials in order to provide suggestions to achieve clean configuration and streamlined processes.
• Design and implement requirements in the Workday Financials solution.
• Demonstrate configurations through the use of prototyping.
• Leverage prior financials-related Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) experience.
• Understand Workday’s Implementation Methodology and use it on all engagements.
• Provide the Project Manager with status reports and keep them apprised of overall project status.
• Ensure the client takes advantage of Workday best practices.
• Participate in update training and other events that help share one’s product skills with other consultants.

• Existing and up to date Workday HCM and Financials Certifications (preferred).
• Prior consulting experience implementing Workday Financials or relevant on premise or cloud based financial platforms.
• Thrive in a diverse, fast paced environment.
• Think analytically and can effectively apply logic to solve problems.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and meet deadlines, despite conflicting demands.
• Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate across teams.
• 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.

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.


Accenture offers a competitive salary combined with a strong benefits package including an award winning pension scheme, share save scheme, subsidised gym membership, private health care, life insurance, cycle to work schemes and career counselling.


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About Accenture


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 specialised 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. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at


Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.


Closing Date for Applications 31/8/2018

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