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Workday HCM Consultant - Northeast

Job Location: NY - New York

Regional Description: Northeast

Job Number: 00654713


- Job description

Join Accenture 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.
The Products operating group serves a set of increasingly interconnected consumer-relevant industries: Consumer Goods & ServicesRetailLife SciencesAutomotiveIndustrial EquipmentInfrastructure & Transportation Services; and AirFreight & Logistics and Travel Services
These industries, while disparate, all have a direct impact on the environments in which their customers live and are central to sustainable economic growth in developed and developing economies.
Examples of how Products is helping clients:
·         Accenture systems help support 50 percent of beer sold on the planet. 
·         Accenture processes $1 trillion in purchases each year around the world. 
·         Every year, we process 300 million airline ticket reservations
Job Description
Workday Human Capital Management professionals demonstrate skills and experience in Workday HCM.
A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities: Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems. Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals. Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems. Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture. Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance. Decisions often impact the team in which they reside. Manages small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.
It is our intention for our people to work where they live. However, in the context of our profession and serving our clients there may be times when you will need to travel.

Basic Qualifications


  • Minimum of Workday HCM certification and optionally other Workday certifications in a specific functional area e.g.; Compensation, Absence, Recruiting, Performance Management, Time Tracking, Payroll, Learning, Prism
  • Minimum of 1 year’ Workday implementation experience (i.e. configuration)
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience of HCM application requirements gathering and design, including process mapping and gap analysis
  • Minimum of 1 year’ experience in a consulting or technical environment or at least 3 years industry experience.

 Preferred Qualifications

  • Products industries (Retail, Consumer Goods, Life Sciences, Travel, Industrial)
  • Contribution to business development (e.g. RFP responses) 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.

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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