Implementation Manager - HRIS Workday

Job Title: Implementation Manager - HRIS Workday
Contract Type: Contract
Location: North Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 205380_1597902138
Contact Name: Jan Hundleby
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 20, 2020 15:42

Job Description

  • Large Financial Services Organisation
  • HRIS Workday Implementation and Cutover Management
  • 4 Month + Contract - North Sydney

About the role:

Contribute as the subject matter expert to the implementation of an end to end HRIS solution (Workday) and Ascender drawing on previous Workday Implementation experience across pre-cut-over, cut-over and Go-live activities.


  • Apply relevant specialist knowledge and experience to understand, influence and advise the overall implementation of the solution.
  • Develop an overall Implementation cutover runlist for business led activities, working closely with Technical teams to drive technical implementation plans, including rollback plans.
  • Plan and Coordinate cut-over and Go-live activities and handover to BAU Support.
  • Ensure entry into and exit out of Stage Gates are met, facilitate Go-No Go decisions and complete transition requirements.
  • Build strong relationships and manage stakeholder expectations for a successful transition.

Skills and experience:

  • Business Engagement and Stakeholder Management
  • Project planning, management and documentation skills
  • Advanced facilitation, analytical and negotiation skills
  • Relationship Building & Communicating with Influence
  • Minimum 4 years leading Complex Implementation activities for large enterprises.
  • Strong experience in Cutover management, change management and transition to BAU support.
  • Experience with HRIS/HCM Systems (SAAS) implementations, ideally Workday HR, highly advantageous.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver in fast-changing environments

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Jan Hundleby on 02 82672469 quoting reference 205380.

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