Workday® Associate Consultant

Toronto /
Functional - HCM /
Consultants at Kognitiv provide creative, effective, and integrated solutions for our clients across multiple industries. Our consultants are the clients’ trusted partners in expanding their Workday footprint, efficiency, and ease of use.

Kognitiv aims to be the best in the Workday ecosystem in both client and employee satisfaction. We want to hire the best, and we want to retain the best. We have seen that happy employees go hand-in-hand with happy clients. We truly believe that if our team feels engaged, challenged, and empowered with the work we do every day, everyone will provide top-notch service for our clients.


    • Work independently and directly with clients to design, implement, and support Workday in their business environments
    • Provide functional support and optimization services for Workday applications to our clients
    • For all customers, you will be responsible for learning each client's unique business requirements, devising solutions, and providing insight on best practices
    • Identify, assess, and solve complex business problems
    • Manages large work efforts at a client or within Kognitiv
    • Closely follow the strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near term goals
    • Deliver high-quality solutions across multiple industries

Basic Qualifications

    • Able to meet minimum travel, 5%
    • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree
    • Strong skills in Excel

Preferred Qualifications

    • Previous experience with a large professional service organization
    • Strong interest in collaborative work with clients
    • Previous experience in software selection, vendor management

Professional Skill Requirements

    • Proven ability to participate and develop professionally in a team-oriented environment
    • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
    • Desire to work in an information systems and consulting environment
    • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent leadership and management skills
All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.