Independently consults with external clients and participates in all stages of the Workday project lifecycle, from planning and design phases through testing and deployment for Workday HCM and / or Financials application.
Effectively executes medium to large client deliverables from start to finish across multiple, concurrent projects utilizing Alight’s quality standards and consulting methodology.
Manages self and work to project scope, timeline and budget. Coordinates with others when applicable.
Listens to client request, assesses actual client need, provides subjective matter expertise, proposes alternatives, and recommends solution(s).
Frequently discusses, and can articulate to clients, lessons learned from previous client experience, Workday best practices, as well as Alight's Point of View.
Provides direction and guidance internally to less experienced colleagues by directing work and reviewing deliverables.
Participates in or may lead internal business initiatives to assist the organization in building our Alight brand and collateral, including but not limited to internal domain groups, chats and training.
Participates in building the Alight Brand by participating in Workday ecosystem product groups / chats.
Serves as Subject Matter Expert in functional / technical area.
Has specialized and deepened skill set within an area, e.g., such as Compensation, Benefits, Financials, etc.
Creates work estimates for small to large bodies of work.
Additional area specific duties and responsibilities :
For CDS, may consult without supervision in complex projects, and / or leads Medium Enterprise or smaller Large Enterprise projects.
Knowledge, Education, Certification, Skills & Technical Proficiencies
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in technical, business, or financial discipline
If not already a holder of the relevant Workday Certification, successful completion of appropriate Workday Certification(s) is a requirement of the role, as well as on-going successful re-certification
Additional Workday certifications may be required
Proven consultative skills to guide client and internal discussions to agreement of solutions in a timely manner
Experience implementing complex, practical business solutions under multiple deadlines
Able to prioritize and organize increasingly complex work to ensure overall timeliness and quality standards
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to adapt to frequent change
Proven experience working creatively and analytically in a dynamic environment
Demonstrated advanced experience with Excel and PowerPoint
Exhibits problem-solving skills, including troubleshooting issues and escalates as appropriate
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, including clear articulation of complex messages and requirements
Demonstrated commitment and achievement to delivery excellence and client satisfaction
Proven experience demonstrating initiative and curiosity to build skills in other areas
We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.