Job Location:
1 Presidents Choice Circle, Brampton, ON

Referred applicants should not apply directly to this role.

All referred applicants must first be submitted through Workday by a current Loblaw Colleague.


1 Presidents Choice Circle, Brampton, Ontario, L6Y 5S5

The decision to join a company is a big one. We have opportunities for hard working, energetic and reliable people just like you.

Why is this role important?

We’re looking for a Workday Senior Analyst, (HCM), to join our team!  This position is an exciting opportunity to help us continue our Workday HRMS & Payroll evolution and work for the largest Employer in Canada!

Reporting to the Director, People Process & Technology, you will be part of a team that supports the development and deployment of all facets of the Workday system with a focus on HCM Core to ensure that our Workday platform delivers a positive user experience. 

As part of the team, you will ensure our Workday environment’s integrity and overall system operation through configuration, support, testing, training, and troubleshooting. You will also serve as one of our users’ points of contact, as a Workday subject matter expert.

Here are a few ways you’ll make a difference:

  • Lead the requirements, design, development, and implementation of Workday solutions for multiple HR data domains, including HCM and Security.

  • Leverage your knowledge of delivered Workday features and functions in order to minimize user frustration and increase productivity, maintenance and sustainability

  • Break down strategic problems, and analyze data and information to provide subject matter insights and recommendations.

  • Recommend and implement solutions based on the analysis of issues and implications for the business.

  • Develop solutions based on an understanding of the business strategy and stakeholder needs, ensuring solutions return stakeholder value and business results.

  • Promote reporting automation, self-serve consumption, and the culture of data-driven decision making.

  • Ensure enhancements and configuration changes are tested and are meeting business requirements.

  • Support development and execution of strategic analytics & reporting initiatives in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Document and maintain operational procedures related to Compensation, HCM and Security, and other modules as required.

  • Proactively build effective relationships with internal/external stakeholders.

  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to deliver on business objectives.

  • Exercise judgment to identify, diagnose, and solve problems within given rules.

  • Work independently and regularly handles non-routine situations.

  • Broader work or accountabilities may be assigned as needed.

Recipe for Success:

  • Typically, between 3 – 5 years of HRIS / Workday experience across multiple HR disciplines, and a post-secondary degree in a related field of study or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Advanced knowledge of and experience with Workday, including; HCM, Core Compensation, Advanced Compensation and Security.

  • Knowledge and expertise with delivered Workday tools and functionality.

  • Knowledge and experience with the Workday Security model.

  • Deep knowledge and technical proficiency gained through extensive business experience.

  • Project management skills.

  • Verbal & written communication skills.

  • Collaboration & team skills.

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Influence skills.

What You Can Expect:

We are a diverse and ambitious group of technology professionals who cultivate a friendly and inclusive work environment where you can be yourself. Our employees’ development is at the core of our business, offering endless possibilities for growth, learning and mobility.

Other perks of joining Loblaw:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package

  • Office with incredible amenities, including an on-site gym, volleyball court, and basketball court (turned ice rink in the winter!)

  • A flexible work environment that values balance

  • Colleague Discount Program

  • Tuition reimbursement Program

  • Employee Share Ownership plan

  • Pension Plan

If the above sounds like a great fit, then we would love to hear from you! Apply today, and get the process started. If you meet the above requirements, expect a call from one of our recruiters, followed by an in-person interview. Our recruitment process will allow you to meet and interact with colleagues at various levels of our business to give you a great perspective of life at Loblaw.

Loblaw recognizes Canada’s diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants and colleagues with disabilities.

How You’ll Succeed: 

At Loblaw, we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture.  We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections. 

If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.

In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing.  Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.

Employment Type:

Full time

Type of Role:


Loblaw recognizes Canada’s diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.

Please Note: If you have Employee Self Service (ESS) on Workday, apply to this job via the Workday application.