Collaborative Solutions offers entry-level consulting opportunities for individuals looking to gain hands-on experience with cutting-edge technology. We proudly partner with Workday, one of the leading cloud-based software solutions for HR, finance and payroll management.Our Payroll Associate position is best-suited for self-starters who are eager to work with exciting, Fortune 500 companies and dive head first into all phases of Workday system implementations. We provide world-class, on-the-job training; an incredibly supportive network of mentors and an environment that inspires teamwork and collaboration.Responsibilities:* Buddy-up with other new hires to attend our Freshmen Orientation, Workday certification and Consulting 101 training as part of your onboarding experience. Earn your Workday Payroll Certification and continue to seek out opportunities for learning, development, and mentorship.* Partner with our talented Workday Absence, Time Tracking and Payroll teams to continue learning \\"tricks of the trade\\", consulting best practices, and how to \\"speak\\" Workday after completing onboarding training. Continue to network with other \\"Collabies,\\" as well as others in the Workday \\"ecosystem\\" as you draw upon your strong communication and interpersonal skills.* Learn how to best support our customers and how to work with a variety of employee levels. Contribute to all phases of our Workday implementations from assisting lead consultant(s) in gathering business requirements, designing and prototyping Payroll solutions, and thoroughly testing and implementing those solutions while developing and utilizing Collaborative tools. This helps ensure excellence in all tasks and deliverables, and will empower our customers to succeed after their projects are \\"live.\\"* Assist in configuring the system to the customers' expectations and requirements under the supervision of your lead consultant. This includes core configuration, iLoads in data conversion tasks, tenant to tenant configuration moves, business processes, security, testing, fit gap analysis, reports, and much more. We will provide you the tools and training to become an expert in these areas.Skills & Requirements:* 1 year of work experience in an office environment preferred* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Economics, Information Systems, Mathematics, or Finance is required* Strong aptitude for critical thinking and logic problems with an appetite for problem solving* Exceptional resourcefulness, planning and time management, attention to detail and process, and research skills* Intermediate Microsoft Office skills, including Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.* Ability to travel 50% and up to 75%, including international travel, and a valid passport are requiredBonus Skills:* Any experience with management/administration of time off and/or leave of absence plans such as FLSA, FMLA and ACA a huge plus!* Fluency in other languages highly desirable!Equal Opportunity statement:All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or status as a Vietnam or disabled veteran.Disability statement:Because we do business with the government, we must reach out to, hire and provide equal opportunity to qualified people with disabilities. If you'd like to voluntarily submit your disability status to us, please use the url in this posting to complete the Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability form and send it to EEO@collaborativesolutions.com. Any answer you provide will be kept private and will not be used against you in any way.http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/sec503/Voluntary_Self-Identification_of_Disability_CC-305_SD_Edit1.24.14.pdfFor efficient navigation through the application, please only use the back button within the application, not the back arrow within your browser.