H&PS Workday Finance Lead



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.



Workday Finance Delivery Lead for Health, Public Service and/or Higher Education (H&PS) will focus on Workday Finance delivery to Health and Public Service clients. This role will lead a team of functional consultants in implementation of a Workday Finance solution, supporting activities in design, configuration, testing and deployment of Workday Financials while accountable for overall solution design and cross-functional touchpoints to Technical, Change Management, Testing, and Project Management Workstreams.

Now is the perfect time for you to join the Accenture 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.

A professional at the Manager level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
  • Provide Higher Education and/or Public Sector thought leadership and expertise
  • Lead teams of consultants in complex environments, providing guidance and decision-making where required
  • Significant client interaction; leading design sessions, campus interactions, cross-team collaboration
  • Accountable for overall Workday solution, including functional module implementation, technical touchpoints and change management (communications and training) as needed
  • Adapt existing methods, tools and procedures to create solutions to deliver on client needs; drive high-functioning solution design and thought leadership to create value-driven solutions
  • Support for functional activities including analyzing business requirements to determine configuration solutions; documentation of requirements, solutions and impacts, alternatives and final decisions

Deliver robust services to help organizations thrive in a digital world, with access to Accenture's unrivaled breadth and depth of capabilities. Be yourself and thrive as you make a difference with the work you do every day, at one of FORTUNE's 100 Best Companies to Work For.

Join our Accenture Workday team. Apply today.

+ Basic qualifications

Basic Qualifications :
  • Workday Financials Certification required
  • Minimum 3+ years hands experience with Workday FIN and at least 2 full implementations of Workday solutions (preference for public sector and/or education experience)
  • Minimum of 3+ years of Workday project activities in complex environments: requirements gathering, system design, process mapping, testing, conversions, deployment, change management, stakeholder management
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience

Professional Skill Requirements :
  • Proficiency in Finance functional areas such as:
    • Financial Accounting
    • Assets
    • FDM
    • Procurement
    • Inventory
    • Supplier Accounts
    • Customer Accounts
    • Banking and Settlement
    • Expenses
    • Grants
    • Endowments
    • Projects
  • 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
  • Specialized Workday Financials Certifications (FDM, Grants, Spend, etc.)
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 80%


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.

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