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Lead IT Project Manager in Financial Systems -- primarily remote

General Information

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Regular-Full Time


Alpharetta - Georgia - United States, Atlanta - Georgia - United States, Branchburg - New Jersey - United States, Cleburne - Texas - United States, Lowell - Massachusetts - United States, Weston - Florida - United States

Description & Qualifications


**Role is open to being PRIMARILY REMOTE, so long that candidates are within a 50 mile radius of ONE of the following offices:

• Lowell MA
• Weston FL
• Atlanta or Alpharetta GA
• Cleburne Tx
• Branchburg NJ

Travel to various offices is NOT required.**

At UKG, the IT Delivery organization provides a full-range of project and program management services focused on Information Technology. We partner across teams and stakeholders to help deliver enterprise IT projects and programs of critical importance that directly impact revenue and continued viability. We strive to deliver business value for our clients through program and project management services that enable consistent, on time, on budget, high-quality results. Our team members work collaboratively and apply their specialized knowledge and experience to help plan, execute and deliver projects and programs that innovate toward a technology-driven future, within an optimized technology portfolio aligned with business needs.

• Manage and lead technical project teams and project delivery, overseeing task execution and work progress
• Develop detailed project plans with clear identification of milestones, tasks, dependencies and resources required
• Proactively identify and manage risks and mitigation strategies
• Proactively manage resolution of project issues and timely resolution; escalate as needed for resolution
• Communicate project status, issues and upcoming plans to internal stakeholders, PMO leadership and vendors.
• Manage relationships with cross-functional project partners/service providers
• Improve project management processes and increase efficiencies
• Technical project management of initiatives focused on Financial systems; Oracle, Microsoft D365, Exflow, Fixed Assets, includes managing software analysis and deployments)


BS in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or IT-related field, or equivalent practical experience.
• 7+ years of experience managing projects and programs in IT, specifically within large scale enterprise environment and software industry
• Experience with DevOps, Clarity and leading various architecture and deployment projects support internal UKG business productivity
• Proven success leading technical infrastructure related projects
• Strong leadership and strong written and verbal communication skills
• Demonstrate flexibility to assist/manage projects in multiple financial competency areas (Procure to Pay, Core Financials, Budget and Forecasting, Receivable and Revenue),
• Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
• Exceptional written, verbal, and listening communication skills.
• Proven analytical, problem-solving, decision making, and prioritization skills
• Able to contribute to the big picture, conceptualize outcomes, and identify trends
• Able to assist the department in developing strategic planning

Company 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

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

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