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Job Description & Summary

A career within Workday Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients leverage Workday technology as a tool to enhance and unify Human Resources, talent management, and finance. We focus on understanding the forces shaping their business and developing industry tailored solutions that support our clients through the entire lifecycle of the Workday implementation.

Important points to consider

Putting the safety of our people and clients first as we look to a hybrid future: The health, well-being and safety of our colleagues, clients, and communities is our number one priority. Vaccinations have proven to reduce the risk of COVID-19. Effective Friday, October 1, 2021, PwC Canada requires all partners, staff, contractors and visitors to be fully-vaccinated when entering a PwC location, subject to applicable legal exemptions. At PwC, the future ways of work will be a hybrid of in-person and virtual, allowing choice and flexibility to explore new ways of working and collaborating. Read this press release for further details.


Location flexibility: This role has the option of being based out of our GTA, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton, or Vancouver offices. 


What you’ll create and do

As an Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Execute Data Conversion: Utilize Workday Advance Loads, EIB’s, and iLoads to transfer data from legacy systems

  • Analyze source data and advise clients with the mapping, cleansing, and validation of data

  • Share and collaborate effectively with others

  • Identify and make suggestions for improvements when problems and/or opportunities arise

  • Handle, manipulate and analyze data and information responsibly.

  • Follow risk management and compliance procedures

  • Keep up-to-date with developments in area of specialism

  • Communicate confidently in a clear, concise and articulate manner – verbally and in the materials produced

  • Build and maintain an internal and external network

  • Seek opportunities to learn about how PwC works as a global network of firms

  • Uphold the firm’s code of ethics and business conduct 

  • Help the customer and systems team test the Workday solution

  • Support knowledge transfer and educating customers on the Workday solution

  • Support data gathering workshops and manage PwC project data teams

  • Develop new skills outside of comfort zone

  • Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively

  • Analyze complex ideas or proposals from multiple sources of information and learn to build a range of meaningful recommendations

  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm’s/client’s expectations

  • Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making

What you’ll bring to this role

  • An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work

  • A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences and working alongside diverse people and perspectives

  • A Finance/HR or Technology background

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication capabilities

  • Ability to learn the Workday tools within the development environment

  • Experience using ETL tools like PowerBI, Alteryx, SQL or equivalent

  • Excellent Excel skills

  • Superior detail orientation, organization, and analytical skills

  • Must have a passion for learning and an obsession about figuring out how things work

  • You are passionate about everyone’s success

  • ERP experience is beneficial

  • Bilingual French/English spoken and written is considered an asset 


Why you’ll love working for PwC 

At PwC, we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits. Discover a life that works for you with our diverse, inclusive and flexible culture. To learn how you can grow and shine in your career at PwC, please visit: https://www.pwc.com/ca/whypwc

See how you can create your future at PwC


Get to know us

Check out our careers blog to hear what our people have to say and discover a place where you can bring your passions and whole self to work. https://www.pwc.com/ca/en/careers/blog.html 

Applying at PwC

At PwC, we embrace new technology where you will learn to innovate and deliver differently. For Administrative, Specialist, Associate, Senior Associate, and Manager roles you may have the opportunity to participate in an on-demand video interview. To learn more about our innovative cloud-based online application interview process click here:  https://www.pwc.com/ca/applytopwc

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PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.

Every day we see how people make businesses great. But it’s not only about skills. If your experience is close to what we’re looking for, please consider applying. We recognize that experience comes in many forms, and passionate teams reimagine the possible. Create your future at PwC.

PwC s’engage à bâtir une équipe diversifiée et représentative des collectivités qu’il sert. Nous invitons toutes les personnes qualifiées, sans égard à leur appartenance ethnique, leur race, leur religion, leur sexe, leur orientation sexuelle, leur identité sexuelle, leur statut d’autochtone, leur âge, leur handicap ou leurs besoins en matière d’adaptation du milieu de travail, à présenter leur candidature, qu’il nous fera plaisir d’examiner.

Chaque jour, nous voyons des personnes participer à l’essor des entreprises. Ce n’est pas seulement une question de compétences. Si votre expérience se rapproche de ce que nous recherchons, n’hésitez pas à postuler. Nous sommes conscients que l’expérience peut prendre diverses formes et que des équipes de passionnés peuvent réinventer le possible. Créez votre avenir chez PwC.