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Accenture DayNine - Workday Certified Learning Manager

Job Location: CA - San Francisco, CO - Denver, FL - Miami, GA - Atlanta, IL - Chicago, MA - Boston, NY - New York, TN - Nashville, TX - Dallas

Regional Description: Southwest

Job Number: 00621442


- Job description

Wanted: Workday Innovators
Ready to innovate at the forefront of Workday?

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. You’ll deliver HR and financial management solutions that help organizations realize the Workday promise of integrated, cloud-based capabilities that put them on the fast track to a better way to work.


Grow your career with leading-edge technologies, continuous learning opportunities and a global community with deep industry expertise that help to solve clients’ biggest challenges.


Now is the perfect time for you to join the Accenture DayNine Workday team, where you’ll:

  • Assess, strategize and manage Workday deployments for organizations across the globe. Accenture has worked with more than 600 clients to deliver Workday deployments to unlock the potential of their organizations. 
  • Design and deliver future-ready Workday solutions to help organizations optimize their HR and Finance functions and enhance their employees’ experiences. 
  • Join more than 1,200 professionals certified in Workday, collaborating to drive enterprise-wide transformational projects on a global scale. 
  • Expand your Workday skills and advance your career with unparalleled training and professional development opportunities.
Key Responsibilities

As a Workday Learning Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the successful implementation of Workday’s Learning solution. You will provide Workday product, subject-matter and implementation expertise; and will work with clients to understand their business requirements and help configure and test the Workday solution.  Key responsibilities may include:

  • Lead the Learning workstream of a Workday implementation. Based upon the scope of the implementation, you may also lead additional workstreams such as Talent/Performance, and/or Recruiting.
  • Conduct working sessions with clients to gather, understand, and analyze business requirements.
  • Provide subject matter expertise on key business process decisions.
  • Advise clients on industry standards for Workday Learning in order to provide suggestions to achieve clean configuration and streamlined processes.
  • Design and implement requirements in the Workday Learning solution.
  • Demonstrate configurations through the use of prototyping.
  • Manage on and off-shore functional teams
  • Identify strategies, risks, and options, recommend approaches and mitigations to meet client/functional requirements
  • Lead, mentor, counsel and manage performance of project staff
  • Architect Workday solutions to ensure that all work streams are cohesive and cross functional impacts are considered and mitigated
  • Advise clients on industry standards and leading practices.
  • Understand Workday’s Implementation Methodology and apply it on all engagements.
  • Participate in Workday Learning Strategy/Transformation working sessions with clients to understand and set direction.
  • Provide the Project Manager with status reports and keep them apprised of overall project status.
  • Participate in update training and other events that help share one’s product skills with other consultants

Basic Qualifications 
  • Existing and up to date Workday HCM certification
  • 4+ years of consulting experience, most recently in a Senior Consultant, Manager, or similar level role, preferably with a large consulting firm
  • 2 years of experience with Learning Management Systems and/or work experience in a Learning and Development role/team
  • 3+ years of experience creating and managing content
  • 2+ hands-on experience with delivering Workday implementations
  • 5 years of experience in designing and deploying software solutions
  •  Experience managing teams of 1+ persons
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 80%
Preferred Skills 
  • Experience configuring and/or using Workday Learning
  • Experience working with Key Performance Indicator measurement/analytics
  • 3+ years prior experience implementing Workday with a certified Workday implementer.
  • 2+ years of experience creating and managing content
  • Demonstrate strong understanding of SDLC with a focus on business process analysis and requirements gathering in relation to IT systems development
  • Demonstrated commitment and achievement to delivery excellence and client relationship management
  • Workday HCM or Workday Learning Certification
  • Proven ability work within a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to adapt to frequent change
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Experience with Excel, Visio and PowerPoint
  • Keen understanding of or experience working with Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) as well as strong content management techniques/skills
  • Existing and up to date Workday Learning certificatio
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.


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

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