Accenture Accenture DayNine - Client Advisory Senior Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Title: Accenture DayNine - Client Advisory Senior Manager Location: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00511251

Join the Accenture DayNine team and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world.  The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.  Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

Accenture is a leader in helping organizations move to the cloud to take advantage of a new era of service delivery and flexibility, where applications, infrastructure and business processes are brought together and delivered As-a-Service. Accenture’s Cloud First agenda offers comprehensive, industry-focused cloud services including strategy, implementation, migration and managed services, and assets including the Accenture Cloud Platform, that can drive broader transformational programs for clients. Accenture has worked on more than 13,000 cloud computing projects for clients, including three-quarters of the Fortune Global 100, and has more than 17,000 professionals trained in cloud computing.

People in our  Client Delivery & Operations  career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

The long-standing Accenture and Workday alliance is focused on one thing: Helping our clients thrive in the digital world. We offer end-to-end services for Workday finance and human resources including strategic transformation, application implementation, application management and business process outsourcing. We leverage Accenture’s intelligent tools, like the Accenture Client Enablement Tool for Workday at https://www.accenture.com/us-en/service-client-enablement-tool to help teams work smarter and faster.

From pilots to complex transformations, we work with our clients to assess, strategize and manage their Workday solutions. But, we do much more than deliver technology. Our focus is on helping businesses realize the promise of integrated, cloud-based technology to do things that could not have been done before, effecting real change in how the business runs and the value it can create.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conductworking sessions with clients to gather, understand, and analyze business requirements.

  • Providesubject matter expertise on key business process decisions.

  • Adviseclients on industry standards in order to provide suggestions to achieve cleanconfiguration and streamlined processes.

  • Designand implement requirements in the Workday HCM or Finance solution.

  • Demonstrateconfigurations through the use of prototyping.

  • Leverageprior HR or Finance related Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) experience.

  • UnderstandWorkday’s Implementation Methodology and use it on all engagements.

  • Providethe Project Manager with status reports and keep them apprised of overallproject status.

  • Ensurethe client takes advantage of Workday best practices.

  • Participatein update training and other events that help share one’s product skills withother consultants.

Qualifications:

BasicQualifications:

  • 8 years of consulting experiencerelated to HR or Finance transformation

  • Ability and willingness to travel up40-60%

  • Client chargeability expectation:40%

PreferredQualifications:

  • Functional experience andunderstanding of leading cloud systems (Workday, Oracle, SAP)

  • Deep HR or Finance knowledge coupledwith cloud technology experience

  • Superior communication skills, bothwritten and verbal

  • Experience with pre-sale and salesactivities

All of our consultingprofessionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen,technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunitiesto hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization.

We offer a variety offormal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire andbuild specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job andthrough formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaborationwith teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers,provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

Applicants foremployment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in thefuture require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the UnitedStates and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or anyother non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliatedAccenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer ofFemales/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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