Chief of Staff - Higher Education
Company: Workday, Inc.
Posted on: January 25, 2023
Your work days are brighter here.At Workday, it all began with a
conversation over breakfast. When our founders met at a sunny
California diner, they came up with an idea to revolutionize the
enterprise software market. And when we began to rise, one thing
that really set us apart was our culture. A culture which was
driven by our value of putting our people first. And ever since,
the happiness, development, and contribution of every Workmate is
central to who we are. Our Workmates believe a healthy
employee-centric, collaborative culture is the essential mix of
ingredients for success in business. That's why we look after our
people, communities and the planet while still being profitable.
Feel encouraged to shine, however that manifests: you don't need to
hide who you are. You can feel the energy and the passion, it's
what makes us unique. Inspired to make a brighter work day for all
and transform with us to the next stage of our growth journey?
Bring your brightest version of you and have a brighter work day
here.About the TeamDo you want to transform the student experience?
You will join a dynamic team that is reimagining the student
experience including everything from registering for classes to
financial aid. Starting with a clean sheet of paper, we are
redefining the way that colleges enable their students for success.
Our solutions are built using the most modern technologies,
providing an unparalleled level of agility, ease-of-use, and
integration capability - all in the cloud.About the RoleWorkday's
General Manager for Higher Education is looking to hire an
experienced leader with business, operations, communications,
strategy, and technical experience to work alongside them and the
Student Product team, driving forward detailed execution and key
organizational initiatives with Workday and with the Higher
Education customer base.The Chief of Staff will drive forward
initiatives on the behalf of the GM, and simultaneously extend the
effectiveness of the organization by crafting streamlined business
processes, consistent communications, building trust across the
organization, prioritizing areas of investment, and assisting key
leaders in achieving wins across Workday teams. The Chief of Staff
will work closely with the GM's Executive Assistant and will be
part of the GM's leadership team.
- Organize and run key meetings within the Higher Education
Industry vertical including Staff meetings, Stand-Ups, Leadership
Off-sites, Town Halls, etc.
- Establish and own internal Communications strategy within the
Student Product team and Higher Education vertical, across Workday
and to external partners.
- Cultivate close relationships with, and gain the trust of key
senior partners across Product and Technology, Product Delivery,
Customer Experience, Marketing, and Sales organizations in order to
align business objectives and work optimally together.About
- You bring a 5+ years track record of proven success in the
field of Higher Education
- Bachelor's DegreeOther Qualifications:
- You know how to bring amazing products to market on time and
with a high degree of customer satisfaction.
- You possess excellent communication skills and empower a team
towards a shared vision.
- You are a thoughtful people leader with a history of building
strong, cohesive teams. People enjoy working with and for you. They
respect you as a leader.
- You have excellent cross-functional leadership skills with the
ability to listen and partner across organizations to drive
alignment and coalition on the product roadmap. -As a federal
contractor, -Workday -is -requiring -all new hires -to verify -that
-they -are -fully-vaccinated against COVID-19 -within 72 hours of
-beginning employment with Workday, consistent with applicable law.
-Workday -is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates who are not
vaccinated due to a sincerely held religious belief, medical
reasons, or other legally-protected reason should contact - -to
explore what, if any, reasonable accommodations or exemptions
Workday is able to offer.Workday Pay Transparency StatementThe base
pay range for the primary location of this job is listed below.
Workday pay ranges vary based on work location. As a part of the
total compensation package, this role may be eligible for the
Workday Bonus Plan or a role-specific commission/bonus, as well as
annual refresh stock grants. Recruiters can share more detail
during the hiring process. Each candidate's compensation offer will
be based on multiple factors including, but not limited to,
geography, experience, skills, future potential and internal pay
parity. For more information regarding Workday's comprehensive
benefits, please .Primary Location: USA.CA.PleasantonBase Pay Min
to Max Range: $172,800 - $259,200Pursuant to applicable Fair Chance
law, Workday will consider for employment qualified applicants with
arrest and conviction records.Workday is an Equal Opportunity
Employer including individuals with disabilities and protected
veterans.Are you being referred to one of our roles? If so, ask
your connection at Workday about our Employee Referral
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