Working at WPP means being part of a global network of more than 100,000 talented people in 112 countries. Our company creates transformative ideas and outcomes for its clients through an integrated offer of communications, experience, commerce and technology. WPP and our award-winning agencies work with most of the world's biggest companies and organisations - from Ford, Unilever and P&G to Google, HSBC and the UN. Our clients include 69 of the FTSE 100, 348 of the Fortune Global 500, all 30 of the Dow Jones 30 and 70 of the NASDAQ 100.
WPP has headquarters in New York, London and Singapore and a corporate presence in major markets worldwide. The company is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange.
WPP IT provides IT services for WPP, the world's largest creative transformation company. WPP is reinventing creativity on an ever-broader canvas, bringing together unrivalled talent, resources and skills to provide an integrated offer of communications, experience, commerce and technology for clients.
WPP IT is undergoing a significant transformation to modernise ways of working, shift to cloud and micro-service-based architectures, drive automation, digitise colleague and client experiences and deliver insight from WPP's petabytes of data
WPP have selected Workday as their innovative HCM, Finance & PSA (Professional Services Automation) system of choice to meet changing demands and roles will be instrumental in rolling out and servicing one of the most exciting Workday programmes for a global business right now.
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Why we 're hiring:
Permanent or Contract role (daily rate GBP, Hourly rate USD)
At WPP, technology is at the heart of everything we do, and it is WPP IT's mission to enable everyone to collaborate, create and thrive. WPP IT is undergoing a significant transformation to modernise ways of working, shift to cloud and micro-service-based architectures, drive automation, digitise colleague and client experiences and deliver insight from WPP's petabytes of data.
WPP have selected Workday as their innovative HCM, Finance & PSA system of choice to meet changing demands and this role will be instrumental in rolling out one of the most exciting Workday programmes for a global business right now.
In this role you will be part of PSA team that owns the operational requirements for all WPP Waves within the program, WPP businesses and operate as a champion for the solution with operational stakeholders. You will actively engage with and build a highly productive and trusted working relationship with your SI counterpart to co-develop the Workday PSA functional design and drive subsequent downstream activities; configuration, testing, and business acceptance in all PSA modules i.e Projects/Project Billing/Customer Contracts/Customer Accounts/Banking/Reporting for PSA.
You will be working closely with the Centre of Excellence Manager and other Workday Team Leads in implementing the IT vision and strategy. You will provide your expertise on Workday PSA and bring your skills to establish world class approaches to process modelling and process re-engineering. This role supports a range of other key activities such as training, change management, and business readiness throughout delivery.
WPP IT will consider both permanent and contract applicants for this position. Role can also be flexible across a number of EMEA locations.. If we have an operating company in your location then we can consider your application.
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Who you are:
You 're open : We are inclusive and collaborative; we encourage the free exchange of ideas; we respect and celebrate diverse views. We are accepting: of new ideas, new partnerships, new ways of working.
You 're optimistic : We believe in the power of creativity, technology and talent to create brighter futures or our people, our clients and our communities. We approach all that we do with conviction: to try the new and to seek the unexpected.
You 're extraordinary: we are stronger together: through collaboration we achieve the amazing. We are creative leaders and pioneers of our industry; we provide extraordinary every day.
What we 'll give you:
Passionate, inspired people - We promote a culture of people that do extraordinary work.
Scale and opportunity - We offer the opportunity to create, influence and complete projects at a scale that is unparalleled in the industry.
Challenging and stimulating work - Unique work and the opportunity to join a group of creative problem solvers. Are you up for the challenge?
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