Overview

Job Locations:
France, Paris
FRA, Remote

Do what you love. Love what you do.

At Workday, we help the world’s largest organizations adapt to what’s next by bringing finance, HR, and planning into a single enterprise cloud. We work hard, and we’re serious about what we do. But we like to have fun, too. We put people first, celebrate diversity, drive innovation, and do good in the communities where we live and work.

About the Team

Workday’s Professional Services Delivery teams are driven by a passion for our products and the success of our customers in implementing and generating the highest value possible from our outstanding cloud solutions.

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

About the Role

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. 

The Delivery teams promote a culture of innovation, continuous improvement, and aspirational goal setting; inspiring and encouraging team members to own and develop their career and become the best professionals they can be.

Engagement Managers are Project Managers who will learn and apply the Workday methodology to successfully lead Workday project teams deploying our Finance / Human Resources / Procurement solution. Engagement Managers are responsible for deployments across all types of industries. They may start with managing medium size deployments and will further develop to become responsible for very large and complex global deployments.

You will drive the customer implementation and are involved in the development of several key project artefacts (e.g., charter, project/staffing plan, issue logs, etc.). You’ll collaborate with customer Project Managers to resolve issues in creative and effective ways while also handling project risks proactively and ensure a total alignment of all stakeholders via an effective communication at all levels. Engagement Managers are accountable for the success of our deployments; delivering the expected value to our customer, on time and on budget.

About You

Basic Qualifications

  • Fluent French and English

  • 3+ years of project management / PMO department experience supporting ERP deployments for Finance, HCM, Payroll and supply chain management, within medium enterprise, large enterprise or Fortune 500 clients

  • Delivered at least two projects throughout entire lifecycle, from inception to completion, including one that featured multiple country deployment

  • Ability to travel up to 25% (under normal circumstances)


Other Qualifications

  • Excellent organisation, time management, and presentation skills

  • Passion and drive for customer success

  • Experience leading 3rd parties on a project

  • Experience presenting at Executive Steering Committee meetings

  • Ability to partner with sales team when requested to collect requirements and formulate a delivery approach

  • Ability to deliver projects within the budget outlined in the SOW

  • Promote a positive and inclusive working environment

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