Associate Consultant - Work from Home


United Kingdom
Sep 7th, 2022
With an unwavering belief that a company’s success starts with its people, Alight Solutions is a leading cloud-based provider of integrated digital human capital and business solutions. Leveraging proprietary AI and data analytics, Alight optimizes business process as a service (BPaaS) to deliver superior outcomes for employees and employers across a comprehensive portfolio of services. Alight allows employees to enrich their health, wealth and work while enabling global organizations to achieve a high-performance culture. Alight’s 15,000 dedicated colleagues serve more than 30 million employees and family members.
4 Overlook Point
Lincolnshire, IL 60069

Our story

At Alight, we believe a company’s success starts with its people. At our core, we Champion People, help our colleagues Grow with Purpose and true to our name we encourage colleagues to “Be Alight.”

It’s why we’re so driven to connect passion with purpose. Our team’s expertise in human insights and cloud technology, gives companies and employees around the world the ability to power confident decisions, for life.

With a comprehensive total rewards package, continuing education and training, and tremendous potential with a growing global organization, Alight is the perfect place to put your passion to work.

Join our team if you Champion People, want to Grow with Purpose through acting with integrity and if you embody the meaning of Be Alight.

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Workday Associate Consultant – Location: remote, EMEA

Join Alight Solutions; you will have a bright future!

The Role
Alight Solutions are currently recruiting for a number of Workday Analysts. As a Workday Analyst you will play a vital role in configuring and testing the Workday solution.

You will play a key role as part of an industry-leading team, helping to drive results for our customers by delivering innovative and effective solutions within our Cloud Deployment Solutions business group. Workday is an on-demand Financial and Human Capital Management software provider, founded on the cutting edge principles of Software as a Service (SaaS) technology. Alight partners with both new and existing Workday customers to design, test, configure and deploy the Workday Cloud Enterprise Platform.

Your impact as an Associate Consultant

  • Become a hands-on subject matter expert in the Workday product suite, broadening your experience and skillset within Human Capital Management.
  • Understand customer requirements to configure and test the Workday solution, with support from consultants on your team
  • Develop strong and trusting relationships with other members of the project team
  • Understand and apply Workday and Alight methodologies
  • Contribute to Alight’s financial performance by delivering excellence and managing your work on several concurrent projects

The requirements

  • Analytical, technical skills evidenced by playing a role in projects or in a Workday support environment is desirable
  • Exposure to the deployment of HR Systems (Ideally Workday or alternatively, PeopleSoft, Oracle or similar applications)
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills – C1 English is necessary for this position
  • Good presentation and facilitation skills
  • Evidence of collaboration and contribution in your previous work environments
  • Evidence of delivering work requiring high attention to detail
  • Able to self-manage confidently working to multiple deadlines
  • Good personal productivity and self-motivation

In return, you will be offered extensive training and development including the globally recognised Workday certification, the chance to work on a variety of major projects and the opportunity for career progression in an exciting and developing global market.

By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Alight’s employment policies. Background checks may include some or all the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Alight believes diversityshould be visible, valued, and sustained throughout the organization. And we’re committed to enabling an inclusive culture of belonging that engages all colleagues and grows the diversity of our talent to proudly represent the clients and communities we serve.

As an affirmative action employer, we adhere to the principles of equal employment opportunity in the workplace as defined in our diversity policy statement.

Diversity Policy Statement

Alight does not discriminate against anyone based on sex, gender, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital or domestic partner status, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristics or conduct covered by federal, state or local law. In addition, we take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified minorities, women, disabled persons, disabled veterans and other covered veterans.

Alight provides reasonable accommodations to the known limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants for employment with disabilities and sincerely held religious beliefs, practices and observances, unless doing so would result in undue hardship. Applicants for employment may request a reasonable accommodation/modification by contacting his/her recruiter.

Authorization to work in the Employing Country

Applicants for employment in the country in which they are applying (Employing Country) must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the Employing Country and with Alight.

Note, this job description does not restrict management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.

We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.


Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.


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