Professional Diversity Network Financials Solution Consultant (Presales) - Financial Services - JR-77759 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Bring your brightest version of you and have a brighter work day here. About the Team As a member of our diverse and skilled North America Presales team you will have the opportunity to communicate and demonstrate the power of Workday s financial applications to prospects and customers alike. It is this team s job to bring the value of Workday solutions to life and showcase how the role of finance can be transformed. Working closely with our sales counterparts, this team also sits at the exciting intersection of our Product Management, Consulting Services, Marketing, Value Management, providing exposure to various areas of the business, enabling presales professionals with various opportunities to grow and strengthen their career. About the Role Workday is looking for a Sr. Solution Consultant with Financial Management / ERP expertise, to join our Financial Services Industry focused presales team.As a member of our strategic team of presales Financial Services (FSI) finance experts, you will be the face of Workday Financials solutions to our prospective customers in the FSI space. You will engage prospective customers as a key member of the sales team, responsible for leading discovery calls, collaborative product solution development and delivery of compelling product demonstrations. At Workday, we help Financial Services customers transform to realize outstanding efficiencies and pervasive insights afforded by our best-in-class single system-of-record for people, financials and business intelligence. You will leverage your industry and finance knowledge, polished presentation skills, and collaborative sales team experience to articulate the differentiated value of the Workday solution, expanding the adoption of Software as a Service (SaaS) in the Financial Services industry space. Responsibilities include: Deliver relevant technical product presentations, demonstrations, workshops, and seminars. Assist in the closure of sales opportunities by demonstrating a complete understanding of and resolving questions regarding our solution, services, and training. Contribute to the qualification of prospects, proposed demonstration criteria, proof of concept system builds and sales cycle closure plans. Supportall sales, marketing, technical and channel objectives. Assist sales in the response to RFIs Ability to travel 25%+ About You Business Qualifications 5+ years of extensive financial domain expertise 5+ years of business experience with relevant cloud-based financial management applications (e.g. NetSuite, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Sage Intacct, Microsoft, SAP, etc.) Deep knowledge of core accounting concepts (GL, AR, AP, Fixed Assets and Cash Management), as well as Projects, Resource Management, and Time &Expense. 3+ years of experience in a Presales or Consulting role AND/OR experience leading technology strategy in an enterprise sized organization. Strong presentation skills and the ability to communicate to C-Level audiences An understanding of current operations and business needs in inance Other Qualifications Ability to work on various projects individually as well as excelling as a part of cross-functional teams Exceptional and dynamic presenter with excellent communication and influencing skills A self starter with a desire to learn and grow Experience with value based selling would be beneficial Experience presenting cloud-based solutions to both functional and technical audiences Degree in Accounting or Finance related field or equivalent work experience As a federal contractor, Workday is requiring all new hires to verify that they are fully-vaccinated against COVID-19 within 72 hours of beginning employment with Workday, consistent with applicable law. Workday is an equal opportunity employer. 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