Workday Solution Architect - SystemsAccountants

Applying for Workday Solution Architect

Who is the Company and Context?

My client, a leading insurance and banking institution, are seeking a Workday Finance Solution Architect. This organization is at the forefront of integrating advanced financial management solutions to streamline their operations and enhance their service offerings. The role is key in ensuring the company’s financial processes are efficient, compliant, and aligned with their strategic objectives.

What Will I Be Doing?

Solution Design and Implementation:

Lead the design and implementation of Workday Financial Management solutions, making sure they meet business needs and industry best practices.

Collaborate with business stakeholders, finance, and IT teams to gather requirements, analyze business processes, and translate them into effective Workday solutions.

Develop and maintain comprehensive Workday architecture documentation, including integration and data flow diagrams.

System Configuration and Optimization:

Configure and optimize Workday Financial Management modules, including General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Asset Management, and Financial Reporting.

Ensure system configurations align with business processes and compliance requirements.

Identify opportunities for process improvements and automation within the Workday platform.

Project Management and Leadership:

Lead Workday Financial Management implementation projects, including planning, execution, and post-implementation support.

Provide technical leadership and guidance to project teams, ensuring successful delivery of solutions.

Manage project timelines, deliverables, and resources effectively.

Technical Integration and Support:

Design and oversee integrations between Workday and other financial systems, ensuring seamless data flow and accuracy.

Provide technical support and troubleshooting for Workday Financial Management modules.

Stay current with Workday updates and enhancements and assess their impact on existing configurations and processes.

Training and Documentation:

Develop and deliver training programs for end-users and stakeholders on Workday Financial Management modules.

Create and maintain detailed documentation of system configurations, processes, and integrations.

What Kind of Skills and Background Will I Need to Have?

A Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Information Technology, or a related field.

Extensive experience with Workday Financial Management, including hands-on configuration and implementation.

A strong finance background with a solid understanding of financial principles and practices.

A proven track record of leading Workday implementation projects in a financial or banking environment.

Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.

The ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams and manage multiple priorities.

Why Should I Apply for This Role?

This role offers a unique opportunity to leverage your financial and technical expertise within a prestigious insurance and banking institution. You will play a pivotal role in transforming financial processes through innovative Workday solutions, contributing directly to the company’s strategic success. The position provides a dynamic and collaborative environment, with opportunities for professional growth and the chance to make a significant impact on the organization’s financial operations. If you are a driven and experienced Workday Finance Solution Architect, this is the perfect role for you to advance your career.

How do I apply?

Get in touch with David Tydesten at

Who we are?

SystemsAccountants is a leading global Financial Systems, Analytics, and Transformation recruitment company. We provide permanent & contractor recruitment solutions to enable clients to implement, support, develop, run & optimise, ERP, ERP and Analytics systems. We source and screen finance systems professionals on a global basis. Unlike typical search & selection firms, our consultants have an international reach, which ensures that our clients and candidates receive market insight along with a tailored service.

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