As a Package Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients’ business environment and achieve business results.
**Your Role and Responsibilities**
IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences via Cognitive data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.
IBM is a leader in this global transformation, and there is no better place to launch or further your career. World-class learning opportunities, mentoring and a flexible work environment
you will find a wealth of opportunities within IBM to create the career you’ve always imagined.
For over seven years IBM has been partnering with Workday to bring innovation, analytics-driven insights, and high-touch customer service to our clients. Together, we are helping clients build smarter HR and financial management capabilities, and enabling them to fully realize the benefits of their Workday solutions.
IBM is currently seeking a Workday Financials Consultant:
+ Has a PEOPLE first focus ensuring client satisfaction, and applies this focus to all interactions with clients and co-
+ Designing and implementing Workday solutions based on larger project assignments
+ Analyze and resolve problems as they arise in a timely manner providing communication as needed
+ Successfully deliver solutions to clients across many Workday functional areas.
+ Anticipates the needs of clients in order to offer recommendations
+ Communicates client feedback with Project Managers for follow up and action required.
+ Demonstrate the configurations through the iterative development of prototypes
+ Provide subject matter expertise regarding key business process decisions related to
+ industry and/or functional areas
+ You thrive in a diverse, fast paced environment
+ You are passionate about learning and implementing new technologies
+ You think analytically and can effectively apply logic to solve problems
+ You have the ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and meet deadlines, despite conflicting demands
+ You have effective interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate and team with others
+ You have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and can clearly articulate complex messages and requirements
+ You have a strong desire to work with clients and provide exceptional client experiences
Working for IBM you can expect a learning culture where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded and innovation is valued and respected. We empower our team members to build successful and rewarding careers. Starting at the interview process and continuing throughout your career, you always have access to our leadership team – as mentors, team members and often working side by side on projects. We want you to have more than just a job…IBM has your long term career goals in mind.
In this dynamic role, you will have the opportunity to interact directly with clients. Travel to client sites is not expected to exceed 50%, but you in some cases you may be required to travel up to 4 days a week. Preferred candidates will live within a 50 mile radius of a major airport.
To learn more about IBM’s Workday service offerings visit: http://ibm.biz/USWKDAYJOBS
**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ At least 2 years of functional financial management expertise
+ with Workday Financials – specifically implementing Cash Management/Banking and Business
+ Assets. Experience implementing other functionality in procure-to-pay, order-to-cash or record
+ -to-report is a plus.
+ At least two end-to-end Workday Financial implementations
+ At least 2 years of experience deploying Financial, Procurement, or other related ERP solutions (SAP, Oracle, Peoplesoft, etc.)
+ At least 2 years of experience in business process analysis and requirements gathering
+ Experienced in Workday and/or Workday certification
**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ At least 4 years of functional financial management expertise in General Ledger, Accounts Payable/Receivable, Billing, Procurement, Asset Management, Budgeting, or other related areas
+ At least 4 years of experience deploying Financial, Procurement, or other related ERP solutions (SAP, Oracle, Peoplesoft, etc.)
+ At least 4 years of experience in business process analysis and requirements gathering
+ At least 3 years of experience working in a consulting environment
+ Certified in Workday Financial Management
**About Business Unit**
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world’s economy. IBM Services partners with the world’s leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
**Your Life @ IBM**
What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?
Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.
Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.
IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
**Being You @ IBM**
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.