Workday Financials Consultant

    • Dallas, TX

Mercer Digital is seeking a Sr. Consultant for our growing Workday Financials practice. The consultant will be responsible for assisting with design, architecture, and configuration of Workday Financials. The Workday Financials product suite encompasses Core Financial Accounting, Customer and Revenue Management, Accounts Payable, Procurement, Cash Management, Business Assets, Projects, Expense Management, Financial Reporting, Grants Management, Fund Accounting, Planning, and Budgeting.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate or lead design sessions with clients in order to gather requirements and document key decisions
  • Translate business requirements into Workday Financials configuration
  • Provide recommended approaches and best practices for clients based on industry and client requirements
  • Execute configuration of requirements through multiple prototype environments
  • Assist client with data conversion from legacy system into Workday
  • Provide guidance and direction to clients during various testing cycles of prototypes


We are looking for experience in any of the following:
  • FDM/Accounting Lead
  • Reporting/Planning Lead
  • Revenue/Customers & Contracts Lead
  • Spend/Procurement Lead


Education and Required Skills/Experience:

  • ERP Financial/Accounting systems functional consulting experience is required with any of the following: Workday, PeopleSoft, Oracle EBS, JD Edwards, SAP, or other financial systems is an acceptable alternative. Workday experience is preferred.
  • Bachelor's Degree (Accounting or Finance preferred)
  • Experience working with the various phases of an implementation lifecycle and knowledge of implementation methodology
  • Experience consulting with clients on implementation strategy
  • Experience presenting software solutions in front of technical and business audiences
  • Experience in designing and building financial reports such as balance sheet and P&L
  • Experience in forecasting and planning
  • Outstanding leadership, communication, and presentation skills are essential
  • Willingness to travel up to 25%


About Mercer Digital

Mercer Digital is the only Workday partner with comprehensive Workday solution options across advisory, design, deployment and optimization through change management. Mercer has the specialized Workday knowledge and skills to tackle any challenge to help clients optimize their Workday system. We give Workday users complete transparency into every step, every twist and turn, every development of the implementation process, with unwavering commitment from gifted, extremely talented people - people dedicated not just to implementing Workday, but to transforming each client's business in a very real and sustainable way. We have a fast paced, collaborative environment where creative, brilliant minds come together to solve business problems using next generation technologies. If you want to be part of the extraordinary Workday journey, please apply and join us!

Marsh & McLennan helps clients identify new opportunities by addressing the full range of risks, facilitating capital flows, and overcoming barriers to investment.

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