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Associate Practice Manager

General information

Location:

Noida - India - India

Function:

Customer Delivery/Implementation Services

Ref #:

20210017858

Description & Requirements

Description

UKG Ready (UKGR) is an exciting division of Ultimate Kronos Group which continues to experience incredible growth! If you are interested in taking your career to the next level by utilizing and enhancing your software implementation and consulting skills, then this is the job for you! We are seeking talented software implementation professionals who are interested in being part of our dynamic, fast-paced environment and are eager to develop their career and make a difference for UKG.

The Associate Practice Manager will lead a function or team of individual contributors responsible for delivering the UKG Ready product to end customers, and as well expected to contribute directly to implementation activities.

This individual is expected to drive a highly collaborative environment by understanding the business as a whole and providing technical & implementation guidance to meet project deliverables in a timely and efficient manner. This individual will also be responsible for creating and sustaining a culture of highly engaged employees through the facilitation of development, continued learning, clear directions and expectations, and continued process improvement.

Regarding the implementation activities, the person is expected to get trained in implementation activities of various UKG Ready modules and be able to support with configuration activities and also participate to other project phases to be able to successfully support end to end implementation. This would eventually help the individual to effectively manage the team in long term.

Look at the responsibilities and qualifications below to learn more!

Responsibilities include:
• Engage with our clients directly or indirectly to understand their business needs regarding the UKG Ready Time & Labour Management (TLM) application.
• Leverage your knowledge and experience to consult on best practices and assist clients (directly or through some onsite person) in designing and building a solution that meets their needs.
• Utilize your technical aptitude to re-configure our software solution.
• Stay up to date on the latest product features and functionality.
• Work cross-functionally and amongst a team on new client implementation, upgrade, and change order projects.
• Provide technical leadership and guidance to the team to ensure projects are completed within expectations.
• Work with peers to assign projects based on skill, experience, and availability; clearly communicates task priorities, helping team members to adjust workload as needed.
• Anticipate problems or situations that could affect the team or peers. Assess the potential impact on own and others’ work and develop and execute the best work solution.
• Track and monitor all team projects and engage as necessary to remove roadblocks and ensure successful project delivery.
• Create a collaborative environment within the direct business team and throughout UKG company.
• Encourage open and honest communication within direct team as well as across the organization.
• Continually solicit feedback from team members, peers, and supervisors to find new or better ways to operate, improve efficiency, and/or develop themselves.
• Drive the business to continually improve processes and efficiencies. This includes practicing risk taking as well as creating an environment where employees take risks.
• Proactively communicate relevant information to team members, peers, and superiors.
• Ensure all personal and team administrative tasks are completed timely and accurately.
• Ensure all personal are following the established best practices and methodologies.

Qualifications

Individuals looking to be a part of our talented team should possess the following:

• Experience working for a Cloud company or having managed a product implementation team.
• BS/BE/BTech/MCA degree and 8+ years of experience, with experience in Global implementations.
• HR/Payroll/HCM domain experience strongly preferred.
• Strong analytical skills with the track record of driving change and process improvements.
• Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and changing environments.
• Demonstrated team leadership skills with the ability to work as part of a project team.
• Excellent written and verbal communication, with the ability to work with all levels of individuals in an organization.

Corporate overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Kronos, a UKG Company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.


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Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email KronosCareers@kronos.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.

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