Overview

Job Location:
Remote Home Office

With the release of Workday Student, Higher Education is quickly becoming the hottest market in the Workday ecosystem.  Alchemy is the only Workday partner that is 100% focused on Higher Education projects and holds the largest number of successful Workday deployments in the space. We are highly regarded as Workday’s Premier Higher Education Partner, and we proudly celebrate this achievement.

Alchemy was born when Workday alumni Mike Duffield and Bill Wilson merged their knowledge of the up-and-coming Higher Education market with their passion for people development and advancement. At Alchemy, we believe that success begins with people, and we’ve made it our mission to hire individuals with great potential and to provide them with the tools and resources needed to build rewarding Workday consulting careers.

Read more about Alchemy’s values here: https://alchemy.us/about/.

Your Responsibilities

  • Be an expert in one or more of the Workday Financials Pillars (Record to Report, Procure to Pay or Contracts to Cash)
  • Understand customer business requirements, design and configure the Workday solution, demonstrate configurations through the development of prototype systems, assist in testing the Workday solution, and complete knowledge transfer to customers
  • Work with customers to help convert legacy data into Workday
  • Assist the integration consulting team in configuring and testing integrations between Workday and other third-party or custom solutions
  • Provide project managers with status reports and keep them apprised of overall project status
  • Help mentor new consultants and serve as a professional role model
  • Collaborate effectively and synergistically to team-based projects
  • Ensure customers understand and take advantage of Alchemy and Workday best practices
  • Help ensure customers remain referenceable once in production
  • Take advantage of training opportunities to expand your skillset
  • Strive to innovate and suggest new approaches and tools to deploy Workday efficiently and effectively
  • Maintain Workday certifications and qualifications

About You (Required Skills)

  • Bachelor’s Degree or commensurate work experience
  • Significant experience in consulting and/or Finance and Accounting 
  • Experience deploying Workday, Ellucian, SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, or similar applications
  • Ability to travel up to 50% (While up to 50% travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice)

About You (Desired Skills and Experience)

  • Foundational knowledge of Workday Financials from implementing or supporting the solution
  • Consulting experience within Higher Education (college/university) or Public Sector
  • Functional expertise in one or more of the following areas:  Endowments, Grants, Financial Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Billing, Procurement, Asset Management, Projects, Expense Management, Financial Reporting, or Budgeting
  • Ability to effectively manage against timelines and goals
  • Technical SaaS skills
  • Business analysis and requirements gathering abilities
  • Strong communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively manage customer expectations

For You (What We Offer)

  • Market competitive compensation packages
  • A remote / virtual environment – work where you feel comfortable
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • HSA, FSA, STD, LTD, and life benefits
  • Unlimited paid time off (PTO) – we encourage you to take care of yourself!
  • Paid holidays
  • 401K
  • Paid parental leave
  • Social Impact Committee
  • Quarterly awards and recognition
  • Paid Workday certification training