Data Risk and compliance Specialist

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About

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of PeopleDoc, Ultimate Software, and Kronos, uniting three award-winning, employee-centered cultures. 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.

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) delivers HCM, payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions to drive better business outcomes, improve HR effectiveness, and create a more connected experience for everyone.
The company serves more than 50,000 customers across 165 countries.

Job Description

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of PeopleDoc, Ultimate Software, and Kronos, uniting three award-winning, employee-centered cultures. 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.

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) delivers HCM, payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions to drive better business outcomes, improve HR effectiveness, and create a more connected experience for everyone.
The company serves more than 50,000 customers across 165 countries.

Your role:
You will be a key partner in the sales cycle, working with our German customers and the sales team to support due diligence activities which include privacy, risk and compliance.

What will you do:

  • Work directly with customers/prospects and internal groups (sales, legal, security, compliance, etc.) to support RFPs, customer due diligence activities (customer inquiries, requests for information, conference calls, etc.)
  • Develop and maintain documentation and streamlined processes in support of customer due diligence activities and drive initiatives to enhance the efficiency and customer experience of the program
  • Confidently discuss UKG data protection practices to prospects and customers such that the listener is assured that said practices will meet their requirements in a cloud provider
  • Lead difficult negotiations, keeping the objective in mind, projecting competence, and maintaining a consistent level of professionalism
  • Redline and negotiate information data protection contract provisions proposed by UKG prospects and customers
  • Liaise with all levels of the organization, including senior management, sales, customer-facing teams, and legal to inform and improve comprehension and appreciation of cybersecurity and privacy in a cloud deal

Preferred Experience

You'll be a good fit if you have:

  • Degree in Business/Law or Information Technology/Security related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Previous related work experience in information security governance and/or related functions such as cloud/application security development or support preferred
  • Strong command of security, privacy and risk management concepts
  • Experience in complex and challenging contract negotiations and ability to effectively and persuasively communicate in written and verbal form across all levels of the organization
  • Ability to see the big picture, maintain composure, and protect the company’s interests in committing to attainable terms while supporting the deal in the middle of a pressure-filled sales cycle
  • Well organized, detail-oriented team player with the ability to prioritize daily work and support multiple initiatives simultaneously; strong communication and customer focus is required
  • Adaptability to changing priorities and focus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite tools
  • Native German and fluency in english

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Stuttgart, Germany (70173 )
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 4 years
  • Possible full remote