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Workday PRISM Consultant

Location: United Kingdom

Ready to innovate at the forefront of Workday? Do you want to play a crucial role in HR or Finance 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.

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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

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

  • Extensive education programmes and development opportunities

  • Volunteering opportunities locally and around the world

  • A diverse and socially active workforce

  • Competitive salary and benefits package

  • Flexible working hours, opportunity to work from home

  • Friendly and social work environment

  • Wide range of sponsored activities, health initiatives and benefits

  • Ability to craft your career based on your aspirations

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 Prism Consultant to join our fast-growing team.

In this role, you will help our clients get the most out of their Workday investment by:

  • Assess, strategize and manage Workday deployments for organizations across the globe.. 

  • Design and deliver future-ready Workday solutions to help organizations optimize their HR and Finance functions and enhance their employees’ experiences. 

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

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Develop technical expertise in the Workday reporting and analytics framework.

  • Responsible for collaborating with clients to identify, define, and clarify technical requirements; translating business needs into efficient reports and configurations that conform to best practices.

  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns for large data sets.

  • Understand complex analytics use cases and be able to help customers to identify the issues they have and provide workarounds while communicating with internal teams to quickly resolve underlying issues. 


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Existing and up to date Workday HCM or Financials and Advanced Reporting certification

  • 1 year of experience on data analysis role, reporting and analytics role in Workday or similar ERPs.

  • Ability to read and write SQL queries.

  • 1 year of consulting experience, most recently in a Consultant or similar level role

  • 1 year of experience in Human Capital Management/Financial Management with a background in people analytics, financial analytics or related field 

  • 1 year of hands-on experience with delivering Workday implementations

  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 80% 

Preferred Skills:

  • Existing and up to date Workday Composite Reporting certification and Workday Prism Certification is a plus.

  • Desire to broaden your expertise by obtaining Workday certifications and/or gaining deep expertise in additional functional areas

  • Ability to create and sustain a relationship with clients, inspiring confidence in themselves and the delivery team while driving to reference-ability

  • 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

  • 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

  • Familiarity with Big Data technologies is a big plus, such as Hadoop ecosystems, i.e. HDFS, MapReduce, Hive and Spark.

  • Strong analytical skills with a proven ability to collect, organize and analyze reporting requirements and visualize the requirements using Workday Prism Analytics platform or similar analytics platform is required

  • Ability to present data into actionable items for various audiences, including but not limited to, functional end-users and executive stakeholders.



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 applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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. 

What people are saying about us

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Current Employee - Analyst in London, England.

Pros: Fantastic culture, amazing flexibility, good rewards, varied work/projects, lots of extra-curricular activities/group.

Cons: Salaries competitive but not market leading, work life balance can be questionable at times.

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