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Enterprise Risk Internship – Spring 2024

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Intern-Full Time


Lowell - Massachusetts - United States

Company Overview

Here at UKG, our purpose is people™. Our HR, payroll, and workforce management solutions help organizations unlock happier outcomes for all. And our U Krewers, who build those solutions and support our business, are talented, collaborative, and innovative problem-solvers. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people – both at work and at home. Our benefits show that we care about the whole you, from adoption and surrogacy assistance to tuition reimbursement and wellness programs. Our employee resource groups provide a welcoming place to land, learn, and connect with those who share your passions and interests. What are you waiting for? Learn more at  #WeAreUKG 

Description & Qualifications


Internship Program Details: January 8th - April 19th

To be eligible for this program you must be able to work in a hybrid environment and be on site 3 days per week. This is a full-time role Monday through Friday from 9:00am – 5:00pm EST.

About the Program:

UKG’s Intern Academy program is dedicated to helping college students jump start their business careers at a top-ranked technology company that cares about its people. Our interns work on enriching projects that have a significant business impact on the future of our company. In addition to your day-to-day work with your team, interns get to experience our award-winning culture through mentorship, learning programs, team-building activities, networking events, and more. We have big ideas — and need big thinkers to help us realize them.

We're obsessed with creating a work environment that is diverse and inclusive of everyone. Join our quest to change the future of work while surrounding yourself with people and teams that are passionate about innovation, creativity, and growth. As part of the EPIC (Engineering, Product, Innovation, and Cloud) organization, you will be challenged, supported, celebrated, and inspired to reach your full potential. We value every learning opportunity, experience, perspective, and skill. That’s how we push boundaries and create legendary experiences for our customers and our U Krewers. We consider EPIC interns to be core members of the team like any other full-time employee. This means you will contribute directly to the goals of our different product teams and help innovate and evolve our processes and product portfolio to meet our customers ever-changing needs. Come make an impact with the best and brightest technologists in the world!

About the Governance, Risk, and Compliance Track:

UKG is looking for an intern to join our Enterprise Risk Team:

Governance and Compliance team for the Spring term! As an intern in our Enterprise Risk: Governance and Compliance team, you will work in various aspects of a global organization and gain experience working cross functionally.
The Enterprise Risk team is responsible for supporting UKG in the identification, prioritization, and remediation of risk across the organization. The Governance and Compliance team within Enterprise Risk supports the team by setting governing standards and managing all compliance audits with third party audit firms. This internship will give you the opportunity to understand how UKG scopes, plans, and executes SOC 1, SOC 2, and ISO audits.

In this Cyber Risk internship, you will be responsible for the following:
• Support the Compliance team in preparing for the SOC audits including planning scoping sessions with leaders across the organization, documenting processes for audit, and educating stakeholders on audit responsibilities.
• Support the Compliance team in enhancing the ISO program by creating a repository of all evidence and owners needed to support the program.
• Work within a new GRC tool to enable user adoption and ensure the tool meets team members' requirements.
• Other projects and tasks overseen by the Governance and Compliance team based on need and aligning to career interests.


• Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree – preference will be given to upperclassmen
• Pursuing a major in MIS, Computer Science, Accounting or another related field
• Able to commit to a full-time internship January 8 - April 19
• Interests in Enterprise Risk, Cyber Risk, Compliance, and Governance
• Microsoft suite proficiency
• Quick learner with new software or computer applications
• Very strong attention to detail
• Clear written communication
• Strong analytical, business process analysis, and problem-solving capabilities
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to engage and connect with internal and external partners

Internship Eligibility Details:

UKG is unable to sponsor new applicants for employment authorization for our internship program, including students on temporary sponsorship through CPT. All applicants must be eligible to work in the US with no restrictions now and in the future.

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 

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Disability Accommodation

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