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Accenture DayNine - Workday Financials Consultant

Job Location: Hilversum

Regional Description: Nederland

Job Number: 00503256

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Accenture DayNine - Workday Financials Consultant

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, strategies 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.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree (preferred Accounting or Information Technology)
  • 2 full lifecycle implementations track in an ERP system
  • Proven experience implementing Workday Financial, Oracle Cloud ERP, or similar Financial application a plus
  • Professional experience in customer service/client facing role
  • Experience in (supporting) business development is a plus; 
  • Proven experience (consultant, user, administrator) in one of the Workday modules is a plus:
    • General Ledger;
    • Accounts Payable;
    • Accounts Receivable;
    • Billing;
    • Procurement;
    • Asset Management;
    • Expense Management;
    • Financial Reporting/Budgeting;
    • Project Accounting.
  • Professional experience in customer service/client facing role
  • Prior consulting and/or project management experience 
  • Prior conversion or data integration related project experience
  • Workday certification preferred
  • Strong technical aptitude
  • Strong Excel Skills
  • Keen understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Strong analytical and time management skills
  • Ability to work well remotely with a diverse project team
  • Ability to balance investigating/troubleshooting on your own
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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.


We offer

A work environment with a focus on your personal development. You work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses. Within Accenture, we offer our employees a lot of learning opportunities in the area of capability and personal development.  You’ll be attending training at international locations together with colleagues from various countries.

Moreover, you have the opportunity to contribute with your expertise to our Corporate Citizenship Program. 

 

Accenture offers excellent employee benefits, including:

  • A permanent contract;
  • 13th month and holiday pay which you can manage in a flexible benefits tool;
  • Appealing bonus program;
  • Good transport arrangement (e.g. lease car);
  • Pension scheme set up on your personal situation;
  • Laptop and smartphone;
  • Expense and internet allowance;
  • Discount on Accenture shares.

Interested?

Then we would be eager to get to know you. Apply directly online through the button ´solliciteer online´ and send us your CV and motivation letter. For more information about this vacancy you can contact Arjan Geense via arjan.geense@accenture.com

 

An assessment may be part of the selection procedure.

 

About Accenture

Do you want to know more about a career at Accenture? Visit our website www.accenture-insights.nl/ or follow us at www.Facebook.com/accenturenl. 

 

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.


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