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Senior Manager

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.

What you’ll create and do 

As a Senior Engagement Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the successful implementation of Workday for clients by working day-today with client business teams and internal teams to drive the scope and delivery of functional modules. This position entails taking accountability for the complete engagement lifecycle alongside leadership.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Managing the implementation lifecycle for Workday programs from bid management through to discovery, development, testing, deployment and post-implementation review.

  • Acting as the key client interface between functional and technical teams and the client. 

  • Offering experience within HCM/Finance solutions to provide functional insight and thought-leadership.

  • Providing project management leadership and guidance to clients.

  • Managing all aspects of project delivery including project planning, resourcing, milestone tracking, and customer satisfaction.

  • Leading and supporting blended teams of colleagues, client and partner resources to share knowledge and develop an integrated delivery approach.

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, developing and coaching diverse teams, and ensuring diverse perspectives are heard.

  • Full lifecycle HR and/or Financials ERP project management experience implementing Workday implementations within a consulting and/or IT services environment.

  • Direct experience implementing Workday, Oracle, SAP, PeopleSoft, Salesforce or similar applications.

  • Consulting experience either as an internal consultant or with a consulting/software company.

  • Proven track record of business development skills. 

  • Excellent organization, time management, and communication skills and passion for customer service.

  • Strong business writing skills with experience in the production of business cases, requirement documentation, tender documents, contracts, statements of work and change requests.

  • Demonstrable success in identifying and taking appropriate action on opportunities for additional business.

  • Working with a sales team, the ability to provide effective pre-sales support when required, including estimating viable, winning solutions.

  • Strong commercial judgement, with a proven track record in the execution of contract and commercial terms applying to the project.

  • Experience of running a diverse and remote team.

  • Bilingual proficiency in French and English is required. 

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

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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.