Workday Certified Payroll Lead - South Market Unit

at Accenture in Bentonville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

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We are Accenture, a global professional services company, searching for a Workday Workday Certified Payroll Lead.

This individual will be part of a team of advisory professionals focused on cloud-based data-reporting operations that integrate and optimize the essential corporate functions of finance, analytics, planning and HR.For many of our clients, successfully getting their data operations into cloud environments is a major focus. The enterprise data-reporting software of Workday is a critical component of many of the cloud solutions we design, which is why Accenture has assembled a team of more than 2,000 Workday-certified professionals.

What’s in it for YouHelp HR and Finance leaders define and execute their strategy and give them the adaptability they need in a fast-changing world.To help you take your skillset beyond Workday technology, our Transformation Powered by Workday Training will help you take your consulting to a whole new level.Take your Workday skills and career to the next level, mastering complex projects while expanding your leadership and advisory skills with a market-leading team.

As a Workday Certified Payroll Lead, your primary responsibilities may include:

+ Lead or support the Payroll workstream on a Workday implementation project.?

+ Support the creation of workplans for large complex global engagements, owning risk, budget, resources, client relationship, etc.??

+ Researching and resolving day to day Workday PATT issues?

+ Work with client to support the new requirements for PATT in Workday?

+ Creating and Updating Workday configurations based on requirement changes?

+ Provide support for regular and special Payroll processes in Workday?

+ Provide support for post-payroll like posting, bank transfer and pay checks in Workday?

+ Provide support for Legal and regulatory reports in Workday?

+ Provide support for year-end reporting and other year-end activities in Workday?

+ Manage small on and?off-shore?functional teams?

+ Identify strategies, risks, and options, recommend approaches and mitigations to meet client/functional requirements?

+ Architect Workday Payroll 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.?

+ Demonstrate design options?through the use of?prototyping.?

+ Understand and apply Workday and Accenture??methodologies.?

+ Provide the Project Manager with status updates and keep them apprised of overall project status.?

+ Demonstrate strong client and stakeholder management to achieve project objectives?

+ Support innovation through the creation of new industry leading methods and assets??

Why should I join the Accenture Workday team?

+ Innovate every day. Be at the forefront of designing and delivering Workday solutions that push boundaries and create new opportunities for our clients.

+ Lead with the industry’s best. Join an industry-recognized global cloud leader with more than 2000 Workday certified professionals collaborating to drive enterprise-wide transformational projects on a global scale. Accenture has worked with more than 600 clients to deliver Workday deployments to unlock the potential of their organizations.

+ Learn and grow continuously. Harness unmatched training and professional development to help you build and advance your Workday, consultative and delivery skills. With learning resources, interactive classroom courses, real-life client simulations and ongoing mentoring available when you need it, you’ll expand your thinking beyond the core Workday implementation.

Who will be successful at Accenture? It’s not just what you know or where you’ve been that propels success at Accenture: It’s who you are, fundamentally, as a person. We prize diversity in backgrounds and perspectives. Whatever your unique qualities, a few key traits should apply: You’re passionate about technology and motivated to apply the latest technology trends. You’re proactive and collaborative; a leader with effective communication skills. You’re driven by new challenges and are motivated to improve. You’re a creative problem solver with the flexibility to navigate uncertainty. You’re focused on the future with a desire to develop inclusive, responsible and sustainable solutions to complex challenges Travel may be required for this role. The amount of travel will vary from 0 to 100% depending on business need and client requirements.

Here’s what you need:

+ Workday Partner Certification

+ Minimum of 3 years of consulting experience, most recently in a Sr. Consultant, or similar level role

+ Minimum of 3 years of Workday Payroll Implementations

+ Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years work experience). If Associate’s Degree must have equivalent minimum 6 year work experience.

Bonus points if you have:

+ Experience in Canadian Payroll?processing?

+ Workday Canadian PATT experience?

+ Strong US Payroll process knowledge?

+ Demonstrate knowledge of the HR function & processes?

+ Experience with Payroll software such as ADP GlobalView, (SAP), Ceridian, ADP?eTime, PeopleSoft, Workday, Oracle or Ultimate?

Compensation at Accenture varies depending on a wide array of factors, which may include but are not limited to the specific office location, role, skill set, and level of experience. As required by local law, Accenture provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado, New York or Washington as set forth below.We accept applications on an on-going basis and there is no fixed deadline to apply.

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California $73,000 to $192,600

Colorado $73,000 to $166,400

New York $67,600 to $192,600

Washington $77,700 to $177,200

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Job Posting: JC255232354

Posted On: Feb 13, 2024

Updated On: Apr 16, 2024

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