Healthcare WorkDay Grants Functional Analyst Consultant

posted on March 21, 2019

Job Description

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Duration: 12 Months


  • Grants Functional Consultant with implementation expertise in Workday to lead client-side activities including: analysis, design, configuration, conversion, integrations, testing, report writing, training, documentation, and go live support.
  • Experience implementing the following Workday business processes is preferred: Grants, Accounting (including the Foundational Data Model), Budgets, Allocations and Customers (Billing and AR).
  • We will also consider candidates with implementation experience in Lawson and PeopleSoft.


  • Acts as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on how to best leverage system capabilities to satisfy specific client needs
  • Performs business analysis and composes clear, comprehensive functional requirements for our Implementation Partner and IS
  • Diagnose, document and resolve complex application issues from a functional, administrative and operational perspective
  • Supports ‘downstream’ integration requirements including Foundational Data Model and trouble-shooting of data issues encountered by internal and external third party applications
  • Supports the development of data conversion routines and validation processes
  • Develops comprehensive system integration, end to end, and user acceptance testing scenarios
  • Assists the testing lead and process owners in planning and executing end to end and user acceptance testing
  • Assist the training lead and process owners in developing user documentation including Job Aides, Operational Guides, Online Content, etc.


  • Exhibits a consistently high level of customer service, collaboration and consensus building skills while working with internal clients and/or stakeholders
  • Workday Financials software experience
  • Two or more full lifecycle implementation of cloud based applications: including delivery of project plans, estimates, management presentations, user communications and IS coordination
  • Experience working with Workday Implementation Partners (e.g. KPMG, Deloitte, Accenture, PwC, etc.)
  • Proactive problem solving skills
  • Business and system analysis skills
  • Finance domain knowledge and experience
  • Technology aptitude and learning ability
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • High level of accountability and ability to work independently


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Information Technology or related field
  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration or Information Technology a plus
  • 6 to 10 years of experience working in a Finance Technology or Information Technology environment
  • Certifications in Workday Financials preferred