Public Consulting Group

Workday Financial Management System Specialist

Job Locations US-MA-Boston
Posted Date 3 months ago(3/24/2021 6:23 AM)
Job ID
2021-6338
# of Openings
1
Category
Accounting/Finance
Type
Regular Full-Time
Practice Area
Corporate

Overview

Workday Financial Management System Specialist


• Assist Public Consulting Group’s Corporate Finance Dept. with the implementation of the Workday Financial Management and Adaptive Planning systems.
• Work with a cross-functional team of Finance, IT, and business leaders to ensure a successful implementation.
• Advise internal team regarding system design and participate in system design with the Workday implementation team.
• Write detailed test plans.

Conduct testing and provide oversight of users participating in User Acceptance Testing.
• Assist with system configuration.
• Assist with user training and developing content for training videos.
• Post go-live: (1)assist with 2nd phase of implementation; (2)provide ongoing system support to users; (3)troubleshoot and resolve system issues encountered by users; (4)gather and document requirements for future configuration changes; (5)write test plans and conduct testing for ongoing Workday releases.

 

Responsibilities

Required Skills:

 

Excellent computer and communication skills


• Analytical and problem solving skills

• Effective ability to prioritize and manage multiple activity streams
• Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast paced environment with multiple deadlines
• Ability to work effectively with, and communicate with all levels of management.
• Proficiency in Microsoft applications, especially Excel.
• Possess discretion to work with confidential information. 
• Work with a cross-functional team of Finance, IT, and business leaders to ensure a successful implementation.
• Advise internal team regarding system design and participate in system design with the Workday implementation team.
• Solid understanding of accounting fundamentals

• Recent hands-on experience using and configuring workday financial managementand adaptive planning systems

• Experience writing test plans for a system implementationand/or upgrades/releases preferred (but not required)

• System implementation experience preferred

 

Qualifications

Education: Bachelors and/or Masters Degree in Accounting/Finance

 

Experience: 1 – 2 years experience using and configuring Workday Financial Management and Adaptive Planning.

 

5 - 10 years experience working in the accounting/finance field.

 

Applicant may be required to travel to the Boston office on a quarterly basis
 

Ability to work successfully with a remote team

 

 

EEO Statement

Public Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to celebrating diversity and intentionally creating a culture of inclusion. We believe that we work best when our employees feel empowered and accepted, and that starts by honoring each of our unique life experiences. At PCG, all aspects of employment regarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company-sponsored training, education, and social and recreational programs are based on merit, business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, citizenship status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. PCG will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. PCG believes in health, equality, and prosperity for everyone so we can succeed in changing the ways the public sector, including health, education, technology and human services industries, work.

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