Accenture Accenture DayNine - Workday Certified Payroll Lead in Chicago, Illinois

Title: Accenture DayNine - Workday Certified Payroll Lead Location: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00500454

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   ClientDelivery & 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 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.

Job Description

Software as a Service professionals demonstrate skills and experience related to Software as a Service SaaS software delivery model in which software and associated data are centrally hosted on the cloud.

Workday Human Capital Management professionals demonstrate skills and experience in Workday HCM.

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Researching and resolving day to dayWorkday US Payroll issues

  • Work with client to support the newrequirements for Payroll in Workday

  • Creating and Updating Workdayconfigurations based on requirement changes

  • Provide support for regular and specialpayroll processes in Workday

  • Provide support for post-payrollactivities like posting, bank transfer and pay checks in Workday

  • Provide support for Legal and regulatoryreports in Workday

  • Provide support for year-end reportingand other year-end activities in Workday

  • Analyze Workday Updates and providerecommendations to clients

  • Provide support for various Payrollinterfaces in Workday

  • Provide support to core HCM application


Basic Skills

  • Minimum of 2 years of applicationrequirements gathering a design

  • Minimum of 1 year of hands on Workday Payrollexperience

  • Minimum of 1 end to end Workday USPayroll Implementation Experience

  • Strong US Payroll process knowledge

  • Must be willing to travel up to 75%

Preferred Skills

  • Current Workday US Payroll Canadian Payroll and either Absence or Time Tracking certifications

All of our consultingprofessionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technicaland professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to honeyour 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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All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed,color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteranstatus, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information,marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal,state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records ofconviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to ourservice men and women.


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