• Location: USA, California, Pleasanton
  • Salary: US$110000 - US$150000 per annum + Great Benefits
  • Technology: Cloud Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 7th Feb, 2019
  • Reference: 02072019TRP

This role does not offer sponsorship. This role is Nation-wide Remote.

As one of the original Workday implementation partners, this partner is a go-to Workday consulting partner with an exceptional track record of customer success. They are passionate about customer satisfaction and strive to be collaborative with our clients and each other every step of the way. Join their dedicated team of experienced Workday implementation professionals and become part of our dynamic, fast-paced, higher education transformation consulting practice. We are currently seeking thought leaders in the Workday Student Records and Academic Advising space to deliver superior results to our clients. Consultants at this level will be expected to:


  • Lead Student Records and Academic Advising work stream driving towards decisions and recommending best practices related to functionality including, but not limited to: academic structure design, course catalog, schedule of classes, grading, transcripts, registration, program completion/confer credentials, record management, transfer articulation, repeat processing, academic advising and advisor eligibility

  • Identify strategies, risks, and options, recommend approaches and mitigations to meet client/functional requirements

  • Execute the day-to-day activities of Student Records and Academic Advising project for a variety of clients including process design, configuration, package implementation lifecycle support, conversion, testing, and project reviews

  • Work alongside the integration team and vendors to configure and test integrations between the Workday solution and the client's selected providers

  • Become a Workday Student Records and Academic Advising expert with deep knowledge of current functionality, design concepts, touch points with Student Recruiting, Admissions, Student Financials, Financial Aid, and Human Resources

  • Mentor other consultants, actively share knowledge with others to grow our practice.

  • Support business development activities such as identification, proposal development, and other pursuit activities as needed

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience implementing enterprise-class student information solutions (i.e., Workday, PeopleSoft, SAP, etc.)

  • Experience gathering requirements, designing, prototyping, testing and deploying solutions to meet customer requirements

  • Subject Matter Expertise in student records and academic advising systems, regulations and processes, along with a solid understanding of higher education student records and academic advising requirements across various types of institutions

  • Passion for exceptional customer service

  • Strong communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively manage customer expectations

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

  • Travel averages 50%, with periods of up to 75%

  • Ability to work alone or with a team

  • Experience as an employee of a higher education institution in the student records area a plus

FRG Technology Consulting is the global leader for Workday recruitment, advertising more Workday jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Workday Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing candidates in the Workday market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have a supreme understanding of where the best opportunities and Workday jobs are.

We understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any Workday candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of course guaranteed. For information on the Workday market, some of the opportunities, and Workday jobs that are available I can be contacted on 813-437-6918. Please see https://www.frgconsulting.com/ for more fantastic Workday opportunities!