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Workday Functional Consultant

Date:  21-Jan-2022

Sydney, NSW, AU

Department:  Consulting

Job Requisition ID: 21334 

Workday Functional Consultant


  • Salary packaging – to suit your personal and financial circumstances
  • Flexible work arrangements – work in a way that suits you best
  • Rewards platform – your hard work won’t go unnoticed at Deloitte


Are you a Workday HCM Functional Consultant who’s passionate about taking on some of the most challenging and large-scale Workday Transformation projects in Australia? Do you thrive in a high performing environment? If you answered yes, please read on…


About the Team

Deloitte has one of the largest numbers of Workday practitioners and implementations and client qualifications. Through organic growth and recent acquisitions, our Workday practice continues to grow at an exponential rate to meet increasing client demands in the Asia-Pacific region. Join an organisation renowned in this space and grow your career to exponential heights!


About the Role

Deloitte’s HR Transformation (HRT) team are currently seeking an experienced Workday HCM Functional Consultant, specialising in one or more modules of Core HCM, Recruitment, Compensation, Absence, Time Tracking, Talent & Performance, Security or Learning to join our Consulting team in Sydney.


As a Workday Functional Consultant within Deloitte’s HRT practice, you will be responsible for leading and delivering functional elements of Workday engagements across various industry sectors. Ideally you will have the following:


  • Workday Core HCM certification
  • A minimum of 1 full Workday implementation lifecycle experience
  • Experience in all project phases, from Design through to Deploy
  • Strong practical experience in functional configuration in one or more module of Core HCM, Recruitment, Compensation, Absence, Time Tracking, Talent & Performance, Security or Learning
  • Experience with Excel, Visio and PowerPoint


About you
The successful candidate will ideally have the following experience:

  • A strong understanding of the relationship between Core HCM and other Workday modules
  • Preferred experience with the HR function and HR processes and associated leading practices
  • Ability to guide a client through decision making
  • Strong Business Analysis and requirements gathering experience


Work you’ll do

As a Workday Functional Consultant, you should expect to be involved in the following:

  • Gathering business requirements
  • Build consensus around business processes and design
  • Communication of Workday capabilities
  • Consistent and ongoing interaction with client subject matter experts
  • Configuration of Workday application


Why Deloitte? 
At Deloitte, we create positively differentiated work experiences that enable our people to feel valued and achieve their full potential. Deloitte Australia opens the door to a career that can cross borders virtually and physically across Asia Pacific to gain experience and access projects beyond Australia’s borders. We value difference, and embrace people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, gender identities, abilities and thinking styles. Knowing that people work best in a variety of ways, we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements if the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated.


We’re committed to continually building a safe and respectful workplace, where all our people feel appreciated and accepted. Through the creation of endorsed employee-led diversity networks which promote cultural, disability, LGBTI+, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and gender equality, we’re leading the way to shape an environment where everybody can thrive. 
We are proud to have been recognised for our efforts in inspiring change and accelerating progress – check out our careers site for recent recognition in this space.


Next Steps

If you have questions regarding this role the Talent Acquisition Team is available to have a confidential discussion. Regarding this role, you can contact Cess Tacas via the Our Recruiters section on our careers website.





By applying to this job, you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally.


At Deloitte, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritise respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. 


The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.