Accenture Health & Public Service Functional Workday Process Consultant in Chicago, Illinois
Title: Health & Public Service Functional Workday Process Consultant Location: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00564937
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People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.
Management Consulting professionals design and implement process and change interventions that integrate strategy, technology and people to enable process improvements that create value for clients.
The Management Consultant reengineers business processes to drive efficiency and optimize the client's business, within a function, industry, technical and/or digital area.
A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.
Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.
Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems .
Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor . May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture.
Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance .
Decisions often impact the team in which they reside .
Manages small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.
Do you have the deep industry knowledge and experience to help our organization make the transition to a SaaS-based HCM, Finance and/or Student technology solution such as Workday? Do you possess the skills, structures, tools and support mechanisms needed to identify and solve complex business problems? If so, we’d love to talk with you about our Health and Public Service State, Provincial and Local Business Process Specialist position.
While no two days at Accenture are the same, your primary responsibilities as a State, Provincial and Local Business Process Specialist will include:
Identifying, assessing and solving complex business problems for your area of responsibility, where the analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
Following the strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near term goals.
Interacting with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach.
Acting independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.
Handling decisions that have a major day-to-day impact on areas of responsibility.
Managing large- or medium-sized teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.
Providing delivery support for SaaS-based solutions to our clients.
It is our intention for our people to work where they live. However, in the context of our profession and serving our clients there may be times when you will need to travel.
Ability to travel 100%
1 year of hands on HCM/Finance/Student implementation experience
1 year of Health or Public Sector (State or Local Government, Nonprofit, Higher Education) experience
1 year of demonstrated implementation/configuration experience with HR/Finance/Student systems
2 years of application requirements gathering and design, including process mapping and gap analysis
1 year of consulting experience
Previous experience with a large professional service organization
Previous experience in software selection, vendor management
Desire to work with Health, Education, State or Federal entities
Desire to be a part of a fast-paced culture with a focus growing the business
Workday PM, HCM, Finance, Student or Integration certification
Professional Skill Requirements
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
Strong interest in collaborative work with clients
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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
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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