Accenture Workday Certified Project Manager - West Region in Seattle, Washington
Workday (Certified) Project Manager
Who We Are
We are Accenture, a global professional services company, searching for a Workday Project Manager. Project Manager will support Accenture Workday Delivery Lead to drive success of program.
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 Project Manager your primary responsibilities may include:
Will support Accenture Workday Delivery Lead to drive success of program.
Establish and maintain strong client relationships - Create and deliver project level documentation (i.e., status reports, RAID logs, project plans etc) - Ensure project is delivered on-time and on-budget - Maintain responsibility for performance, cost, scope, schedule, quality, and appropriate business measurements - Assist as needed in the sales process including scoping projects and estimating efforts to complete the implementation - Ensure projects are properly planned and staffed. - Track issues and risks, communicate status and escalate concerns applications. - Work with the client project manager to identify/resolve all issues that could impact project scope and/or time frames. - Partner with Accenture Delivery Lead to ensure project is delivered on-time and on-budget
Present client with change orders in the event they're asking Workday to perform tasks that are outside the scope of the SOW. - Present at Executive Steering Committee meetings as needed - Work with Delivery Assurance to ensure compliance with agreed to checkpoints. - Participate in the sales cycle when requested to gather requirements, formulate delivery approach and develop a proposal/SOW. - Understand and apply Workday and Accenture methodologies. - Support innovation through the creation of new industry leading methods and assets Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.
Here’s what you need:
Existing and up to date Workday Partner Certification in PM.
4+ years of consulting experience, most recently in an Associate Mgr., or similar level role, preferably with a large consulting firM
3+ years of hands on experience delivering Workday implementations as an EM/PM
Experience managing cross functional teams
Bonus points if:
5+ years prior experience implementing Workday with a certified Workday implementer.
4+ years of experience delivering Workday implementations
3+ year of demonstrated experience as a Workday Project Manager
Demonstrated strong proficiency utilizing project management tools such as MS Project
Demonstrated commitment and achievement to delivery excellence and client relationship management
Education Requirement:Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years work experience). If Associate’s Degree, must have equivalent minimum 6 year work experience.
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