Job Locations:
Germany, Munich
Germany, Berlin
DEU, Remote

Your work days are brighter here.

At Workday, it all began with a conversation over breakfast. When our founders met at a sunny California diner, they came up with an idea to revolutionize the enterprise software market. And when we began to rise, one thing that really set us apart was our culture. A culture which was driven by our value of putting our people first. And ever since, the happiness, development, and contribution of every Workmate is central to who we are. Our Workmates believe a healthy employee-centric, collaborative culture is the essential mix of ingredients for success in business. That’s why we look after our people, communities and the planet while still being profitable. Feel encouraged to shine, however that manifests: you don’t need to hide who you are. You can feel the energy and the passion, it’s what makes us unique. Inspired to make a brighter work day for all and transform with us to the next stage of our growth journey? Bring your brightest version of you and have a brighter work day here.

About the Team

Workday’s Payroll Consulting teams are driven by a passion for our products and the success of our customers in implementing our best in class cloud solutions.

We’re a diverse group of people, with an invaluable mix of experience and backgrounds, located across multiple locations within the region.

About the Role

Treten Sie dem EMEA-Beratungsteam bei, um bei der Bereitstellung eines unserer neuesten und mit Spannung erwarteten Produkte zu helfen – Workday Payroll für Deutschland! Schliessen Sie sich uns an noch bevor das Produkt auf dem Markt verfügbar ist und und werden Sie zu einem Leader unseres Ökosystems in diesem Spezialgebiet.

Workday ist auf der Suche nach Ihrer Fachkompetenz und Erfahrung,
um den Erfolg unserer Kunden sicherzustellen. Die Teilnahme an der
Produkteinführung ist eine hervorragende Gelegenheit, eine
entscheidende Rolle bei der Markteinführung zu spielen.

Als Vertreter professioneller Dienstleistungen ist der Lead Payroll Consultant für die End-to-End-Implementierung bei einem vielfältigen Kundenportfolio verantwortlich. Sie fungieren als vertrauenswürdiger Berater des Kunden und leiten oder unterstützen die Bereitstellung einzelner oder mehrerer funktionaler Streams bei gegebenen Implementierungsprojekten.

Our team promotes Workday’s core values with ‘Employees’ being the first of them! This is why we:

  • offer flexible work schedules;

  • empower you to follow your desired career path & achieve professional and personal goals 

  • encourage work-life balance and wellbeing;

  • are proud to champion equal opportunities for everyone.


We are looking for someone to join our team who is eager to learn with a creative mindset, support their colleagues and have fun. 

In this role you will ensure the successful implementation of the Workday Payroll solutions with customers through product and implementation expertise.

What you will achieve in your first 12 – 24 months

You’ll get the opportunity to learn and achieve many things as a
Consultant at Workday.

Here are some of the activities you will experience on your Workday
career journey:

  • Prior to product launch, time is split between Workday project work and supporting Product QA.

  • Following this, you will be the customer facing project lead providing a critical feedback loop to the product team.

  • You will work closely with other Consulting Teams on projects, including Data and Integration Consultants, to ensure seamless collaboration between the various touchpoints of the application

You’ll gain a practical understanding of Workday’s implementation
methodology at each stage of the project:

  • Gathering and understanding Customer’s Business

  • Requirements and demonstrating core Workday concepts, utilising pre-delivered Workday solutions

  • Translating Customer requirements into configured solutions and ensuring detailed unit testing of the Solution

  • Supporting your customer during multiple rounds of testing, responding to and resolving test issues

  • Undertaking final deployment activities for the customer, including the provision of knowledge transfer and post-production support activities

About You

This role requires a blended mix of Functional and Technical Consulting skills relating to the implementation of business software applications. Workday Consultants act as trusted advisors to our Customers, guiding them through the functional aspects of the Workday platform. If you have existing or transferable experience in any of the following areas, then we’d love to hear from you: German Payroll Deployment

Basic Qualifications

  • Language Skills: business fluent English and German required

  • 4 years Consulting experience, either as an Internal Consultant

  • or with a Consulting/Software Company

  • German Payroll compliance and legislation experience

  • 4 years experience working with, or Implementing a Tier 1 business software application such as: Workday, SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Ultimate Software, ADP, Ceridian or similar applications

  • Ability to travel up to 20-25% of the time (under typical circumstances)  

Other Qualifications

  • Business analysis and requirements gathering skills

  • A strong presenter with excellent verbal and written Communication skills

  • Ability and desire to learn technology quickly through a mix of different mediums

  • Resourceful and adaptable; you’ll be comfortable working

  • remotely, utilising a variety of tools with a high degree of autonomy


Are you being referred to one of our roles? If so, ask your connection at Workday about our Employee Referral process!