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Lead Equity Compensation Analyst

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Bracknell - Bracknell Forest - United Kingdom, London - United Kingdom - United Kingdom, United Kingdom - United Kingdom - Remote

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


The Lead Equity Compensation Analyst will support the equity award administration function in a private high growth, global environment. The Lead Equity Compensation Analyst will maintain an effective partnership with internal Legal, Finance, Tax, Payroll and People Solution. This position reports to the Director of Equity Compensation.

Primary/Essential Duties and Key Responsibilities:

• Support day-to-day administration of the equity programs of the company’s stock plans globally with a focus on our local European
• Assist with all aspects of the Global Shares Equity Gateway platform to oversee all participant equity plan transactions (grants, releases, exercises, etc.) and ensure accuracy and data integrity
• Work closely with internal tax and payroll team regarding EMEA plan management including tax withholding, compliance, and related matters
• Support the preparation and distribution of year-end statements for all equity transaction related to domestic and international reporting
• Support employee understanding of equity awards and company program by addressing employee inquiries regarding processes and policies
• Perform other duties and ad hoc projects and reporting as requested


• Minimum 5+ years of relevant work experience in a stock administration role within a private or public company
• Experience with European countries tax issues relating to equity compensation with non-qualified and qualified plans
• Must demonstrate attention to detail, analytical abilities, and consistent follow-through, including project management skills
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Operating knowledge of stock administration software
• Proficient computer skills
• BS in Finance, Accounting, or a related field such as Human Resources
• Certified Equity Professional Designation is a plus

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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