• Implementation consultant

    Location AU-Melbourne
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    Professional Services
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  • Overview


    Your role as an Implementation Consultant will be focused on driving the scope, definition, delivery management and adoption of cloud based solutions with our clients. Projects vary in size, scope, scale and geographies so Implementation Consultants have a detailed knowledge (breadth and depth), of the Sage People application and functionality, so as to support any allocated project.




    • Taking a lead functional role in Sage People assignments and building trusted client relationships 
    • Conducting discovery sessions with client to determine pain points and diagnose how Sage People can provide value and how the implementation can achieve return on investment 
    • Managing the client implementation process through effective use of change control and adhering to project management standards of the company 
    • Taking ownership for drafting and developing the project plan 
    • Documenting requirements, business processes, application configurations, testing plans and other artefacts 
    • Configuring the HCM platform to meet customer requirements 
    • Budgetary Control and Management
    • Preparing project documentation 
    • Preparing and delivering end-user training sessions to facilitate successful adoption 



    • Self-reliance and a desire to work in a high energy, fast growing organisation 
    • The ability to work autonomously in challenging customer environments - taking ownership for challenges and identifying solutions and workarounds 
    • Salesforce implementation or similar will be highly advantageous
    • Knowledge of HR applications and workflows.
    •  Aptitude to understand functional business processes  Ability to engage with clients and understand their requirements .
    • Ability to manage complex customer relationships, including C Level. Strong written and verbal presentation skills 
    • Project Management experience 
    • Willingness to travel and work variable hours – on occasion, you will be required to stay away from home for short periods of time 

    Company Information

    Our Story

    Sage is the market leader for integrated accounting, payroll and payment systems, supporting the ambition of the world’s entrepreneurs.


    Like many of the businesses we serve, Sage began as a small business and has grown beyond what seemed imaginable. Today over 13000 colleagues now support millions of entrepreneurs across 23 countries as they power the global economy.

    It is these entrepreneurs who are the drivers of prosperity and it’s our privilege and honour to serve them. We take real pride from how many of our customers have flourished and, that our products have grown with them as they moved from start-up to successful, international businesses.

    In a world where only the voices of the biggest are heard, we will always fight to hear the voice of the entrepreneur.


    An innovator today and tomorrow     

    Our smart people use the smartest technology to reinvent and simplify business accounting - working with a thriving community of entrepreneurs, business owners, tradespeople, accountants, partners and developers. 

    We enable our customers to focus on their business and help them to leapfrog to the future.


    Inventing the future 

    We are changing the way that millions of businesses track the movement of money through their business. We are also changing the way we do business. And as a FTSE 100 business we believe in a socially-responsible world and we are active in supporting our local communities and invest in making a real difference through the philanthropy of the Sage Foundation. Our Sage Foundation is based on the 2+2+2 model - 2% of free cash flow, 2% of colleagues' time and up to 2 free products each year to charitable organizations. Colleagues are empowered to give to the causes that matter to them.

    Our customers make life-sacrifices. They take risks to follow their dreams and pursue their passions and, on this, global prosperity is built. They deserve a bigger voice and we will always work hard to champion this noble cause.


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