Workday Consultant (Absence Management & Time Trac

at Alight Solutions LLC in Portland, Maine, United States

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As a Workday Consultant (Absence / Time Tracking), a typical day to include the following:

Analyzes, defines and documents complex business requirements and processes relating to the Workday Payroll deployment.

Leads design and review sessions/workshops with technical and functional resources at all levels, including members of management.

Understands the scope and details of project plan and is able to identify and communicate the need for resources for tasks or assigned areas of responsibility.

Manages multiple, parallel projects using exceptional organizational and time management techniques to successfully complete tasks in a timely manner.

Manages Workday Absence / Time Tracking implementations through the various lifecycle stages, from business need through design and delivery.

Performs principal consultant duties as the lead functional on Workday Absence / Time Tracking implementations, responsible for the analysis, design, scheduling, construction and delivery of the Workday solution.

Provide guidance on how their area of capability can help resolve client needs and actively participates in all phases of the Workday life cycle.

Monitors progress of tasks against plan, and reports status to leadership on project issues.

Establishes and maintains client relationships. Communicates client feedback to leadership as appropriate.

Suggests improvements and proactively addresses issues. Answers all inquiries in a timely basis.

Demonstrates knowledge relating to Workday Payroll and participates in training and development initiatives to keep abreast of current trends and practices.

Contributes to knowledge management capital through activities such as sharing documented lessons learned, Q&A, documented deliverables, facilitation of Workday Wednesday Workshops, and regularly posting best practices and knowledge sharing information to the internal info sharing site.

Understands quality standards for own work and monitors and manages work of team members, providing feedback as appropriate.

Completes assigned tasks in prescribed timelines consistent with deliverables and asks for support and direction as appropriate.

Understands the scope and details of project plan and is able to identify and communicate the need for resources for tasks or assigned areas of responsibility.

May provide guidance, instruction, direction, and leadership to other team members.


Knowledge and Expertise of:

3 to 5 plus years previous experience implementing Absence or Time Tracking systems. Such experience may include Workday, PeopleSoft, SAP, ADP, Oracle E-Business, Ultipro, Kronos or other SaaS software solutions. Workday deployment experience and certification preferred.

Previous consulting experience either as an internal consultant or with a consulting/software organization.

Possesses strong facilitation/presentation skills.

Experience in transforming business requirements into complex system configurations.

Ability to be effectively and actively engaged on multiple, parallel projects.

Demonstrates ability to prioritize conflicting demands with little supervision.

Demonstrates strong work ethics, setting an example for others.

Excellent oral and written communications skills.

Proficient to advanced MS Excel Skills to be used to transform data. (advanced formulas).

This opportunity does not offer sponsorship.

Ability to travel up to 50%.

Successful completion of the Workday certification or currently Absence Management and/or Time Tracking Certified is a requirement of the role.



Bachelor's degree in technical, business or financial discipline or relevant field of study required.

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Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran, marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and is an

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Job Posting: 623636

Posted On: Oct 15, 2021

Updated On: Oct 28, 2021