Workday PM - Fort Lauderdale, FL in Houston, TX at Search Services

Date Posted: 1/17/2020

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Job Description

As a Workday Project Manager, you will responsible for ensuring the successful deliverables of Workday Implementation and work with the Workday Project team to resolve issues that stand in the way of project success.


•Co-owns the Project Plan

•Coordinates Customer resources as needed

•Manages issues and decision logs.  Escalates as needed.

•Communicates weekly project status to Customer Executive Sponsors and project stakeholders

•Owns all Customer activities such as change management, employee training, testing, customer-built integrations, third party deployments

• Execute the role of Project Manager from the client end for the implementation of the Workday suite of applications, including the HCM and Financials modules.

•Demonstrate competency in the Workday product suite - HCM, Payroll, and/or Financials

• Provide guidance and mentoring to other team members and partners working on the implementations

• Ensure projects are properly planned and staffed

• Work with Workday integrator project managers to identify/resolve all issues that could impact project scope and/or timeframes

• Work with Delivery Assurance to ensure compliance with agreed to checkpoints

• Facilitate clients intellectual and practical adoption of Workday best practices

• Maintain clients ongoing satisfaction

• Ensure the project is delivered within the budget outlined in the SOW

• Present client with change orders in the event the integrator is performing tasks that are outside the scope of the SOW

• Contribute to and mold a culture of continuous education amongst your colleagues, mentees, and managers - serve as a professional role model


• 5+ years experience project managing Workday HCM, and financial implementations with medium or large enterprise clients

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

• Experience implementing Workday

• Excellent organization, time management, and communication skills

• Passion for providing exceptional customer service

• Previous service sales experience a plus. Successful candidates have a balance of functional (business) and technical experience

• PMP Certification