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- About the Accenture Workday Business Group

Accenture is a leading partner to Workday worldwide and has a track record of implementing some of the largest Nordic Workday projects. We take pride in leading and advising our clients from early strategy discussions, through technology implementations and transformation programs, to support and operations. Learn more about our practice (

- What we offer

+ Innovative, large scale Workday projects

+ Global network of talented and passionate colleagues

+ Challenging work for some of the world's largest companies

+ Extensive education programs and development opportunities

+ Volunteering opportunities in locally and around the world

+ A diverse and socially active workforce

+ Competitive salary and benefits package

+ Flexible working hours, opportunity to work from home

+ Friendly and social work environment - Friday pubs, Accenture Gaming club

+ Wide range of sports clubs with sponsored activities, health initiatives and benefits

+ Ability to craft your career based on your own aspirations

- Job description

As a member of one of the world’s largest Workday-certified teams, you’ll be part of a team of advisory professionals who deliver more than just technology. From rapid deployments to entire transformations, you’ll deliver integrated, cloud-based financial management solutions that put organizations on the fast track to a better way to work.

We are looking for a Workday Finance Lead to join our fast-growing team.

In this role, you will help our clients get the most out of their Workday investment by:

+ Sharing leading practices and your experiences, contributing to a functional design that meets client needs and objectives

+ Hosting workshops and leading discussions on topics across the finance domain

+ Managing and guiding a team of Workday Finance consultants

+ Liaising closely with client counterparts, Accenture colleagues, and Workday to achieve a robust solution

+ Active involvement in (pre-)sales activities to shape the right offering for our prospective clients

You ideally have a strong finance background and have spent a couple of years on the Workday platform, either as a consultant or in a client role, owning and driving the Workday agenda.

You are motivated, solution-oriented, and able to independently find solutions. You have experience in managing and communicating with different stakeholders. You are results-oriented, and able to win others over and sell your ideas.

Here’s what you need:

+ Strong finance transformation track record

+ Experience from several full-cycle Workday implementations

+ Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

+ Fluency in English

+ Ability to meet client travel requirements as needed, and efficiently manage virtual team and client interactions

+ As our projects are often international and may require cross-border travel, our ideal candidate is an EU/EEA passport holder

+ Thrive in a diverse, dynamic environment

+ Think analytically and effectively apply logic to solve problems

+ Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and meet deadlines despite conflicting demands

+ Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate across teams

+ Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and can clearly articulate complex messages and requirements

+ Strong desire to work with clients and provide exceptional client experiences

Bonus points if:

+ Fluency in one of the Nordic languages

+ Workday Finance certification

+ Experience from Workday Adaptive Planning

+ Existing residency in one of the Nordic countries is preferred

- Locations

+ Sweden: Stockholm / Gothenburg / Malmö

+ Norway: Oslo

+ Denmark: Copenhagen

+ Finland: Helsinki

- Practical Information

Innovation is about bringing different people, ideas, and perspectives together. As an equal opportunity employer, Accenture’s Workday Business Group welcomes all applications and does not discriminate.

Please ensure to attach a CV and cover letter when applying.

We look forward to receiving your application!

During July and first half of August we have limited possibility to process incoming applications due to summer vacations. All applications received during this time period will be processed at the latest mid-August.


Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with its clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments.

Working with Accenture in the United States,  you can join ranks with more than 211,000 people in 120 countries and work with clients in nearly every major industry worldwide, including 96 of the Fortune Global 100, more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500 and government agencies around the world. Accenture’s people build careers in different areas of business, specifically Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing, as well as within our internal corporate functions.

With the breadth of talent our people have, they not only build strong careers, they offer their talents and skills to help clients and communities around the world.