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Workday Financials, Manager

**Business Title:** Workday Financials, Manager

**Requisition Number:** 112044 - 40

**Function:** Advisory

**Area of Interest:**

**State:** MA

**City:** Boston

**Description:**

KPMG Advisory practice is currently our fastest growing practice. We are seeing tremendous client demand, and looking forward we do not anticipate that slowing down. In this ever-changing market environment, our professionals must be adaptable and thrive in a collaborative, team-driven culture. At KPMG, our people are our number one priority. With a wealth of learning and career development opportunities, a world-class training facility and leading market tools, we make sure our people continue to grow both professionally and personally. If you're looking for a firm with a strong team connection where you can be your whole self, have an impact, advance your skills, deepen your experiences, and have the flexibility and access to constantly find new areas of inspiration and expand your capabilities, then consider a career in Advisory.

KPMG is currently seeking a Workday Financials, Manager to join our Managed Services (https://advisory.kpmg.us/) practice.

Responsibilities:

+ Provide team oversight and execution of the day-to-day activities of Workday managed services engagements for a variety of post-production clients including enhancement and optimization initiatives, break/fix support, release management, new feature deployments, process improvement and road mapping activities

+ Delivery lead for managed services engagements acting as the client point of contact for escalations and work prioritizations; oversee all workstreams on engagement to ensure client satisfaction and timely delivery and collaborate with clients to strategize and drive goals forward post-production

+ Collaborate with cross functional teams to resolve issues and deliver solutions; lead the analysis, design, configuration, and delivery of the Workday solution

+ Assist with onshore/offshore resource management, forecasting, and load balancing; assess skill levels and gaps and upskill team members as needed; identify strategies, risks, and opportunities to meet client needs and grow/improve the team

+ Lead Finance/SCM pillar by mentoring a team of Workday Financial consultants; provide guidance, coaching, and support for team members

+ Act as functional subject matter expert during sales and proposal activities as well as on KPMG Value Optimizations, assessing tenant to identify optimization opportunities for clients to realize value out of Workday investment

Qualifications:

+ Minimum five years of recent client facing experience in area of Workday Financials / Supply Chain Management; experience should include support of Workday clients for a managed services organization and/or participation in at least one full-scale implementation of Workday Financials

+ Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university; MBA or MIS from an accredited college/university is preferred

+ Required Workday certification/skills in at least four of the following: FDM, Financial Accounting, Banking and Settlement, Accounts Payable/Supplier Accounts, Customer Accounts/Revenue Management, Expenses and Budgets, Procurement and Advanced Reporting; please note that any candidate hired by KPMG into this position that doesn't currently hold the aforementioned certification will be required to secure them within three months from the commencement of employment

+ Preferred certification/skills in Projects, Grants, Supplier Contracts, Inventory

+ Strong verbal and written communication skills

+ Experience in process reengineering, designing and implementing business performance management enhancements including process workflow, approvals and reporting; understanding of ITIL framework, ITSM and service desk management

+ Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

KPMG complies with all local/state regulations regarding displaying salary ranges. If required, the ranges displayed below or via the URL below are specifically for those potential hires who will work in the location(s) listed. Any offered salary is determined based on relevant factors such as applicant's skills, job responsibilities, prior relevant experience, certain degrees and certifications and market considerations. In addition, the firm is proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package, with options designed to help you make the best decisions for yourself, your family, and your lifestyle. Available benefits are based on eligibility. Our Total Rewards package includes a variety of medical and dental plans, vision coverage, disability and life insurance, 401(k) plans, and a robust suite of personal well-being benefits to support your mental health. Depending on job classification, standard work hours, and years of service, KPMG provides Personal Time Off per fiscal year. Additionally, each year the firm publishes a calendar of holidays to be observed during the year and provides two firmwide breaks each year where employees will not be required to use Personal Time Off; one is at year end and the other is around the July 4th holiday. Additional details about our benefits can be found towards the bottom of our KPMG US Careers site at 'Benefits & How We Work (https://www.kpmguscareers.com/why-kpmg/#benefits) '.

Follow this link to obtain salary ranges by city outside of CA: https://kpmg.com/us/en/how-we-work/pay-transparency.html/?id=M167\_3\_24

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link ( https://assets.kpmg.com/content/dam/kpmg/us/pdf/2018/09/eeo.pdf) contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

KPMG recruits on a rolling basis. Candidates are considered as they apply, until the opportunity is filled. Candidates are encouraged to apply expeditiously to any role(s) for which they are qualified that is also of interest to them.

KPMG does not currently require partners or employees to be fully vaccinated or test negative for COVID-19 in order to go to KPMG offices, client sites or KPMG events, except when mandated by federal, state or local law. In some circumstances, clients also may require proof of vaccination or testing (e.g., to go to the client site).

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