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Sales Academy - June 2023

General Information

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


USA - USA - Remote

Description & Qualifications


NOTE: With your application, please include a short cover letter describing the skills you bring and why you wish to work in a sales professional capacity.

Are you passionate about technology that makes life-work balance possible? Do you believe that employees are the number one resource at a Company? At UKG, our purpose is people. As strong believers in the power of culture and belonging as the secret to success, we champion great workplaces and build lifelong partnerships with our customers to show what’s possible when businesses invest in their people.

The UKG Sales Academy Program is a year-long program that provides UKG Sales Associates with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience necessary to become stellar UKG Sales and/or Sales Support professionals.
Working as part of a team cohort as well as on group projects, Sales Associates will gain exposure to multiple disciplines of the Sales organization through rotational experiences. Sales Associates will hone their craft by being exposed to both real-life and role play scenarios.

Experienced gained includes but is not limited to: Human Capital Management Industry expertise, competitive intelligence, product knowledge, presentation skills, discovery skills, sales best practices, client profiling, active listening, value assessment, proposals, sales tools/technology as well as global sales, and cultural awareness.

Responsibilities could include:
• Learn and apply our selling methodologies in role playing exercises
• Develop functional knowledge of UKG’s CRM, Salesforce, including training on account management, deal quoting, etc.
• Conduct research on potential new customers to identify needs and/or gaps to support deal strategies
• Demonstrate ability to determine Return on Investment (ROI) and value assessments analysis of client accounts

This is a fantastic opportunity for candidates seeking a career in sales with a world-class company.


Qualifications & Requirements:
• Desire for a long-term career path in sales or sales support capacity
• Working knowledge of Microsoft suite, with an emphasis in Excel
• A quick learner with new software and computer applications
• Excellent writing, communication, and presentation skills
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to engage and connect with internal and external partners

• There is a requirement to spend the first week of the program in one of our corporate offices for orientation, onboarding, and training.
• There will be at least two events at corporate headquarters during the program.
• There may be other opportunities for travel to company-sponsored sales events.

Program Dates:
The program will begin in June 2023.

UKG is unable to sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for our Sales Academy program, including students on temporary sponsorship through OPT. All applicants must be eligible to work in the US with no restrictions.

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. 

View The EEO Know Your Rights poster and its supplement. 

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UKG participates in E-Verify. View the E-Verify posters here.

Colorado and New York Pay Law

The base pay for this position in Colorado is $60,000, however, base pay offered may vary depending on skills, experience, job-related knowledge and location. This position is also eligible for a short-term incentive and a long-term incentive as part of total compensation.

Information about UKG’s comprehensive benefits can be reviewed on our careers site at

This information is provided per the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.

Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email