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Workday Implementation Senior Manager - Healthcare

Job Location: IL - Chicago

Regional Description: Midwest

Job Number: 00551389


- Job description

Join Accenture’s growing Health and Public Service practice, helping to transform leading healthcare 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.


Healthcare Project/Delivery Lead – Workday (H&PS) will focus on Workday delivery to clients in Healthcare, for clients which span both Payer and Provider services. This role will lead a team of functional and technical consultants in implementation of a Workday solution, supporting activities in design, configuration, testing and deployment of Workday, with accountability for overall solution design and cross-functional touchpoints to Technical, Change Management, Testing, and Project Management workstreams.  This role provides thought leadership and guidance in design of an overall Workday ERP solution for Healthcare clients, brining expertise and experience in complex healthcare organizations.


Job Description:

A professional at the Senior Manager level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all aspects of project delivery and leadership
  • Lead teams of consultants in complex environments, providing guidance and decision-making where required
  • Significant client interaction at the senior leadership level; leading design sessions, executive-level interactions, cross-team collaboration, issue and risk mitigation
  • Accountable for overall Workday delivery, including functional module implementation, technical touchpoints and change management (communications and training), as contracted
  • Adapt existing methods, tools and procedures to create solutions to deliver on client needs; drive high-functioning solution design and thought leadership to create value-driven solutions
  • Provide Healthcare thought leadership and expertise

*** Candidates must be willing to travel on Monday - Thursday basis


Basic Qualifications:

  • Healthcare experience at the executive level is required
  • Minimum 8+ years project experience in Healthcare HR or Finance Transformation projects
  • Must have experience with a minimum of 1 implementation of Workday solutions (passing certification will be condition of employment)
  • Proficiency in cross-functional touchpoints areas
  • Expertise and experience must be hands-on in implementation and/or configuration of Workday solutions, not just functional utilization
  • Must be able to travel each week 100% between Monday - Thursday
  • Bachelor's Degree with minimum of 5+ years prior consulting experience

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment 
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment 
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment 
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

 Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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