Job Location:
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Job Title

People Reporting Manager (REMOTE)

Job Description Summary

The People reporting and metrics manager is a role that leads a global reporting team to deliver standard people reporting in collaboration with internal stakeholders to design easy to use, dynamic, reporting solutions. He/she manages the end-to-end reporting process by partnering with internal customers to gather business requirements and recommend reporting outcomes

Job Description


  • Oversee and manage reporting resources and quality assurance team to enable global consistency and drive value from our reporting processes
  • Develop and introduce reporting strategies/governance to stabilize and maintain reporting platforms for meaningful and accurate information
  • Support special projects and prepare ad hoc reports upon request from key stakeholders and company leaders
  • Serve as a liaison with key stakeholders across the organization as it relates to people metrics and reporting
  • Work in partnership with the region leads/function leads to build reporting and other process/ data driven solutions that support automation and streamlining and aligned with company priorities
  • Ensures timely and accurate reporting for internal management and external purposes
  • Partnering with process, data and structure architects in the people process enablement space, develop an in-depth understanding of underlying data assets, data structures, and modeling of data to derive business insights
  • Champion and execute a metrics-driven culture
  • Support and facilitate monthly, quarterly, and annual global reporting, metrics and business reviews


  • 8+ years of relative experience with HCM or global functions reporting
  • Extensive knowledge of workday (prior certification or workday Pro reporting preferred)
  • Experience in designing and developing business facing and internal reports with expertise in data visualization
  • Knowledge on in workday platform includes multiple functional tasks like Core HCM, Compensation, Reporting, Security, Talent and Recruiting

# LI – Remote

  • 5+ years of working with Workday capabilities in developing and delivering:
    • Workday Reports with varying complexity in design (e.g., Advanced, Matrix, Composite, etc.),
    • Workday Dashboards, Applications / Worklets, Announcements
  • Exposure to JD Edwards, Service Now, People Experience Tools and platforms desired
  • Experience managing a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills combined with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and PowerBI
  • Proficient with or the ability to quickly learn the organizations HRIS, payroll, and similar people platforms
  • Experience working in a global model across time zones
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
  • Proficient with or the ability to quickly learn the data related to an organizations HRIS, payroll, and similar employee lifecycle platforms and procedures
  • Highest personal and professional integrity and strong work ethics
  • Ability to articulate vision of transformation efforts and a sense of mission
  • Willingness to take charge and provide direction
  • Results orientated, willingness to commit to a direction and drive operations to completion
  • Demonstrated ability to manage adversity and challenging situations
  • Relationship Management
  • Ability to manage senior relationships across all the business, regional and global functional areas
  • Ability to develop cooperative and constructive working relationships
  • Ability to resolve conflicts and negotiate to drive towards constructive outcomes
  • Collaborative team player orientation towards work relationships, strong culture awareness
  • Highly developed skills in priority setting and alignment of project priorities with People strategy
  • Ability to break down complex problems and projects into manageable goals

Ability to get to the heart of the problem and make sound and timely decisions to resolve

Cushman & Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative​ Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without  regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.

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