Project Associate / Assistant Director (Finance/Payroll)

  • Job Category
    Accounting / Auditing / Taxation, Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type
    Full Time

Job Description

The candidate will be attached to AGD's Cumulus project or Production Support team for the entire contract duration. Candidates will experience first-hand Cloud SaaS ERP system (that is, Finance in Workday and/or Payroll in Excelity) as well as familiarisation with system implementation process from requirement gathering, design, testing, change management, training and deployment to system go-live. The candidate will also be exposed to agile methodology and process design principles.


The candidate will enrol for Workday Pro Certification.  Following that, he/she will involve in system configuration, report writing, and issue resolution and change requests implementation, with an opportunity for a 6-month attachment in another government agency.


This role will require good process design skills, interpersonal communication, client management skills, and a good understanding of Finance/Payroll processes and policies.  Candidate needs to demonstrate the ability to work in Saas environment and be able to adapt to quick changes in solutioning environment.  He/She must have a passion to learn Finance and Payroll, and possess good knowledge in the configuration of systems.



• Background in Accounting, Business or Finance, or otherwise relevant work experience. Applicants with no experience may apply.

• Understanding of Finance or Payroll processes and experience with related systems will be advantageous;

• Good critical thinking, problem-solving and analytical skills;

• Time management skills to multi-task and prioritize key deliverables;

• Meticulous and a good team player who is able to work well independently;

• Able to proactively develop and manage relationships with various key stakeholders;

• Ability to put forth proposals to senior management to facilitate decision making;

• Strong communication and presentation skills


You will be notified on whether you are shortlisted or not within 4 weeks of the closing date of this job posting.

Closing on 21 Jun 2021