Overview

Job Location:
IN-TN-Chennai-Olympia Teknos 6th Floor – Alight

Workday Compensation Functional Consultant

Are you passionate about Workday implementations?

Would you like to implement solutions for international clients working within a global team?

Join our Professional Services Delivery team

Our Professional Services Delivery team exists to deliver complex HR Information system solutions e.g. SAP, SuccessFactors, Workday, Payroll and Time to International and local customers. Our projects vary in size from large multi-country full-suite implementations to smaller single module projects. We are a successful and established team, all home-based and able to work collaboratively with our global teams.

About the Role

As a Workday Compensation Functional Consultant you will be responsible for all activities required for successful implementation. You will have ownership of the implementation and configuration of the Workday Compensation module. You will apply best practices, country specific knowledge and technical expertise to ensure successful project delivery. You will collaborate with cross functional workstreams like solution design, estimating for projects.

The work you will do

About the Role

Responsible for ensuring timely and quality execution of client deliverables and consulting with clients on Workday projects independently. Develops solutions to complex problems/projects across multiple domains or clients. Serve as Subject Matter Expert in functional area of expertise and consults on complex projects within a domain.

Key Responsibilities                                                  

·       Independently consults with external clients and participates in all stages of the Workday project lifecycle, from planning and design phases through testing and deployment for Workday HCM and/or Financials application.

·       Effectively executes medium to large client deliverables from start to finish across multiple, concurrent projects utilizing Alight’s quality standards and consulting methodology.  

·       Manages self and work to project scope, timeline and budget. Coordinates with others when applicable.

·       Listens to client request, assesses actual client need, provides subjective matter expertise, proposes alternatives, and recommends solution(s).

·       Frequently discusses, and can articulate to clients, lessons learned from previous client experience, Workday best practices, as well as Alight’s Point of View. 

·       Provides direction and guidance internally to less experienced colleagues by directing work and reviewing deliverables.

·       Participates in or may lead internal business initiatives to assist the organization in building our Alight brand and collateral, including but not limited to internal domain groups, chats and training. 

·       Participates in building the Alight Brand by participating in Workday ecosystem product groups/chats.

·       Serves as Subject Matter Expert in functional/technical area.

·       Has specialized and deepened skill set within an area, e.g., such as Compensation, Benefits, Financials, etc.

·       Creates work estimates for small to large bodies of work.

·       Additional area specific duties and responsibilities:

·       For CDS, may consult without supervision in complex projects, and/or leads Medium Enterprise or smaller Large Enterprise projects.  

Requirements

Knowledge, Education, Certification, Skills & Technical Proficiencies:

·           Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in technical, business, or financial discipline

·           If not already a holder of the relevant Workday Certification, successful completion of appropriate Workday Certification(s) is a requirement of the role, as well as on-going successful re-certification

·           Additional Workday certifications may be required

·           Proven consultative skills to guide client and internal discussions to agreement of solutions in a timely manner

·           Experience implementing complex, practical business solutions under multiple deadlines

·           Able to prioritize and organize increasingly complex work to ensure overall timeliness and quality standards

·           Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to adapt to frequent change

·           Proven experience working creatively and analytically in a dynamic environment

·           Demonstrated advanced experience with Excel and PowerPoint

·           Exhibits problem-solving skills, including troubleshooting issues and escalates as appropriate 

·           Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, including clear articulation of complex messages and requirements

·           Demonstrated commitment and achievement to delivery excellence and client satisfaction

·           Proven experience demonstrating initiative and curiosity to build skills in other areas 

Work Experience:                                                       

·       5+ years of Workday Advanced Compensation experience required

 

Flexible Working

So that you can be your best at work and home, we’ll consider flexible working arrangements for everyone, in any role.

·       Working flexible hours – flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive

Working with us

Alight believes diversity should be visible, valued, and sustained throughout the organization. And we’re committed to enabling an inclusive culture of belonging that engages all colleagues and grows the diversity of our talent to proudly represent the clients and communities we serve. As an affirmative action employer, we adhere to the principles of equal employment opportunity in the workplace as defined in our diversity policy statement.

About us

At Alight, we believe a company’s success starts with its people. It’s why we’re so driven to connect passion with purpose. Our team’s expertise in human insights and cloud technology, allows companies and employees around the world to transform and thrive. With a competitive total rewards package, continuing education and training, and tremendous potential with a growing global organization, Alight is the perfect place to put your passion to work

Join us

Join our team. Because transformation takes a workforce. Learn more at careers.alight.com

Note, this job description does not restrict management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.

We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization. 

DISCLAIMER:
Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.

We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.
 

DISCLAIMER:

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.

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