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People Systems Specialist - Workday at Robert Half Canada

People Systems Specialist - Workday

Robert Half Canada Winnipeg, Manitoba Full-Time
$60,000.00 - $70,000.00 / year
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Ref ID: 05060-0011570990

Classification: Product Support Specialist

Compensation: $60000.00 to $70000.00 yearly

Our client, a leading Canadian online restaurant ordering and food delivery company is hiring for a People Systems Specialist position. Our client is looking for an individual who specializes in analyzing, designing, and implementing information systems. As a People Systems Specialist, you will use your existing expertise with Ceridian/Dayforce and Workday to mold and develop an HRIS platform.

This position is a twelve-month contract located in Winnipeg. Interviews, onboarding, and initial start will be remote working, with the company looking to return to the office in early 2021. Relocation assistance can be provided to candidates outside of Winnipeg.

The people systems specialist will build project plans, ensure adherence to project schedules, maintain systems, and can work effectively with peers to set technology priorities and conduct long-term planning. This position also serves as a technical point-of-contact for the assigned functional area and assists subject matter experts with ensuring data integrity, testing of system changes, system configuration, systems audit, systems training, developing reports from the system, building dashboards, responding and dealing with requests for support, and analyzing data flows for process improvement opportunities.

What you'll be doing:

- Consult with the business & the People Team to develop requirements.
- Collaborate on design decisions and implement enhancements.
- Assess requirements, perform impact assessments, design, and build technical solutions to fulfill business requirements and promote the best possible user experience in Dayforce/ Workday.
- Lead project work including business process configuration, testing, and user training.
- Review and improve on existing processes and work with key stakeholders to deliver annual cycles smoothly and effectively.
- Compare data from different sources to draw conclusions.
- Use effective approaches for choosing a course of action or develop appropriate solutions.
- Recommend process service improvements, innovative solutions, policy changes, and/or major variations from established policy, which must be approved by appropriate leadership prior to implementation
- Collaborate with functional and technical team members to coordinate the application of upgrades or fixes.
- Supporting the generation of reports, including maintaining and supporting a variety of reports or queries utilizing appropriate reporting tools.
- Maintain awareness of current trends in HRIS with a focus on product and service development, delivery and support, and applying key technologies.
- Continuously increase both HR and HRIS application/tools knowledge.
- User training and development of internal stakeholders specifically in system usage and utilization of people system tools.
- Testing the people systems and processes to find weak points and offering solutions where needed.
- Work with the People team centers of excellence in the analysis, development, implementation, and support of allocated people projects & changes.
To be considered for this opportunity, you must be a highly skilled system implementation consultant. Candidates must have strong expertise in Workday. Knowledge and work experience with Ceridian/Dayforce is an advantage but not crucial to this role.

Only Canadian based candidates will be considered for this position.

Technology doesn't change the world. People do.

As a technology staffing firm, we can't think of a more fitting mantra. We're extreme believers in technology and the incredible things it can do. But we know that behind every smart piece of software, every powerful processor, and every brilliant line of code is an even more brilliant person.

Leader among IT staffing agencies

The intersection of technology and people — it's where we live. Backed by more than 65 years of experience, Robert Half Technology is a leader among IT staffing agencies. Whether you're looking to hire experienced technology talent or find the best technology jobs, we are your IT expert to call.

We understand not only the art of matching people, but also the science of technology. We use a proprietary matching tool that helps our staffing professionals connect just the right person to just the right job. And our network of industry connections and strategic partners remains unmatched.

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People Systems Specialist - Workday
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