Senior Consultant, Workday Finance

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Date: Nov 24, 2022

Location: Multiple Locations, Canada

Company: Deloitte

Job Type: Permanent 
Reference code: 120103   
Primary Location: Toronto, ON  
All Available Locations: Toronto, ON; Calgary, AB; Ottawa, ON; Vancouver, BC 

 

Our Purpose

 

At Deloitte, we are driven to inspire and help our people, organization, communities, and country to thrive. Our Purpose is to build a better future by accelerating and expanding access to knowledge. Purpose defines who we are and gives us reason to exist as an organization.

By living our Purpose, we will make an impact that matters.

 

  • Learn from deep subject matter experts through mentoring and on the job coaching
  • Be encouraged to deepen your technical skills…whatever those may be.
  • Have many careers in one Firm.

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Are you ready to take your career to the next level working for the leader in its field?

What will your typical day look like?

Our Workday Finance team delivers Workday Implementations, package-enabled Finance transformations, and Advisory services to help our clients improve their business. You will take a lead role in delivering Workday Finance consulting engagements, leading the implementation of key Workday Finance functional areas, while supporting sales pursuits and participating in assigned practice development activities. You partner with our clients on their Workday journeys throughout the project lifecycle from planning to go-live and beyond. You facilitate virtual and in person workshops to gather requirements and feedback. You configure the system, enable processes, develop recommendations, construct creative presentations to convey inventive solutions and points of view. You deploy and support the newly live system implementations, transferring knowledge to client counterparts to enable self-sufficiency and guiding our clients throughout their journey as a trusted advisor. On top of this, you will find yourself part of a team of talented professionals, leaders and innovators in the Workday ecosystem who are passionate about putting the client first and getting to the right answer.

About the team

We love to help our clients achieve their objectives. The Workday Finance teams have a long history of collaboration and innovation with our clients’ CFOs and Finance teams to deliver holistic solutions to their most complex business issues. We understand the real problems affecting businesses today, and take the perspective of the CFO to understand impacts to their teams, technologies, and processes. We draw on our global network of professionals and industry experiences to tailor solutions to our clients’ most urgent needs. Whether setting or implementing a vision, developing strategy or the delivery approach, designing the Finance operating model and Workday solution to enable it, improving processes in Large Enterprise Workday engagements or rapidly deploying Launch Projects, we are passionate about helping Finance leaders improve their operations, achieve their business goals, and realize value from their Workday solution.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

Required:

· 4+ years of relevant experience in ERP consulting

· Experience with leading 2+ full life cycle Workday implementations or other ERP systems

· Experience in implementing various functional areas including: P2P (Procurement, Supplier Accounts), O2C (Customer Management, Customer Accounts, Customer Contracts), R2R (Financial Accounting, Financial Dimension / Chart of Accounts Design), Business Assets, Banking

· Ability to juggle multiple projects and priorities as requested by project leaders

· Superior communication skills, both written and verbal

· Willingness to travel when necessary across North America

Preferred:

· Workday Finance and reporting certifications not required, but would be considered an asset

· Content development experience to support the implementation process and client experience

· An analytical mind set and application of analytic and visualization tools

· Experience with Excel, Visio and Power Point

· Knowledge of the Finance, Procurement, Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets, Accounts Receivable, Revenue Recognition, Professional Services processes, General Ledger

· Accounting background, experience, or relevant academic coursework / professional certifications

 

 

Our promise to our people: Deloitte is where potential comes to life.

 

Be yourself, and more.

We are a group of talented people who want to learn, gain experience, and develop skills. Wherever you are in your career, we want you to advance.

You shape how we make impact.

Diverse perspectives and life experiences make us better. Whoever you are and wherever you’re from, we want you to feel like you belong here. We provide flexible working options to support you and how you can contribute. Be the leader you want to be.

Be the leader you want to be

Some guide teams, some change culture, some build essential expertise. We offer opportunities and experiences that support your continuing growth as a leader.

Have as many careers as you want.

We are uniquely able to offer you new challenges and roles – and prepare you for them. We bring together people with unique experiences and talents, and we are the place to develop a lasting network of friends, peers, and mentors. Our TVP is about relationships – between leaders and their people, the firm and its people, peers, and within in our communities.

The next step is yours

 

At Deloitte, we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities. Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates who represent the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes, but is not limited to, people with disabilities, candidates from Indigenous communities, and candidates from the Black community in support of living our values, creating a culture of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and our commitment to our AccessAbility Action PlanReconciliation Action Plan and the BlackNorth Initiative.

We encourage you to connect with us at accessiblecareers@deloitte.ca if you require an accommodation for the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodations). We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.
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