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Kemper Corporation Temporary Workday HRIS Specialist in Chicago, Illinois


Chicago IL



Kemper is looking for a talented and experienced Temporary HRIS Workday Specialist to work at our Chicago, IL office. The HRIS Workday Specialist is a member of the team supporting and enhancing our HRIS system, Workday.


  • Interact and partner with HR and Technology teams to provide information and support pertaining to Workday

  • Design, develop and implement solutions to meet business requirements

  • Coordinate and schedule implementation dates (installation, change management, training, go live)

  • Manage any operational or technical issue(s) through to resolution – escalate project risks as necessary

  • Ensure regular summaries of progress are provided to all key stakeholders

  • Must possess excellent judgement to prioritize work, handle multiple projects at once, and meet objectives

  • Provide support for any issues raised to the HRIS team


  • 2+ years’ experience providing Workday HCM design and configuration

  • Workday configuration experience in the Talent, Compensation and Absence space

  • Experience configuring and supporting one or more of the following Workday products is required: HCM, Integrations, Learning, Payroll, or Time Tracking

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • Corporate Operations experience is a plus

  • Must have excellent verbal/written communication, user interaction & interpersonal skills and work well in a team environment

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously while working in a fast-paced environment

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. The incumbent must have the abilities or aptitudes to perform each essential function proficiently with or without reasonable accommodation. Our organization has a dynamic work environment where positions evolve and change. Therefore, the Company reserves the right to modify, delete, or add job duties, responsibilities and skills that are stated in this job description at any time.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected category or status.