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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 centres. Our 506,000 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 www.accenture.com.
 
Workday Finance career switch for Accountants
Your career is about what you want to be and who you want to be. It’s about bringing your skills, your curiosity and your best true self to your work. At Accenture you’ll match your ingenuity with the latest technology to build incredible things.
Let’s create something together. Our Workday Business Group has grown continuously over the last few years. In order to support our clients as they change, we are currently looking to expand our team with Workday Financial Management consultants. Specifically, we are interested in people who have started their careers as an auditor or accountant, and are looking to pivot their careers towards technology and innovation in Finance.
 
Job description
Within our Workday Business Group your focus will be on the cutting edge of Finance business processes and Finance applications. You will advise our clients and play an important role in the implementation of Workday’s Financial Management (SaaS) solution. You will gain experience and develop your capabilities working together in teams, receive on-the-job coaching at leading clients, as we work with them to transform their Finance processes and systems to the next level.
 
Place in the organization
Accenture is one of the most strategic, experienced and successful Workday implementation partners. Our Workday Business Group covers all industries and as a dedicated Global Practice has more than 2.100 dedicated Workday professionals globally. You will be working in one of the fastest growing and aspiring communities within Accenture Technology.
 
Job description (non-exhaustive):
  • Understand and apply Workday and Accenture methodologies;
  • Conduct or support working sessions with clients to gather, understand, and analyze business requirements;
  • Create functional designs, process designs (including scenario design, flow mapping);
  • Demonstrate, configure and design Financial reports;
  • Demonstrate design options and functionality using prototyping;
  • Stay on top of new innovations provided by Workday for applications at our clients;
  • Configuration of designs, demonstrate to client and validate;
  • Contribute to design of integrations to/from other systems;
  • Support testing, fixing of errors and deployment to production Tenant;
  • Support guiding our clients through their change journey.


Qualifications

Qualifications:
  • CPA, CMA or equivalent degree;
  • 3+ years’ experience in auditing, improving and/or setting up finance processes in P2P, R2R, O2C and/or financial controls and/or financial reporting;
  • Interest in technology and strong desire and ability to master new skills;
  • Excellent communication skills in English (additional languages a benefit);
  • Driven to satisfy clients;
  • Experience in Workday (both as consultant or end-user/administrator) is a plus
  • SaaS experience is a plus;
  • Consulting experience either as an internal consultant or with a consulting/software company is a plus.
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.
 
An assessment may be part of the selection procedure.
 
 
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