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Implementation Manager- (Lincolnshire, IL)

Implementation Manager- (Lincolnshire, IL)

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Alight Solutions Is Looking For An Implementation Manager


As part of an industry-leading team, you will help drive results for our clients by delivering innovative and effective solutions as part of our Advisory Services business group, which provides investment advice to 401(k) plan participants, within Alight Solutions.  This role will lead retirement advice implementation from planning through deployment.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable to deliver implementations on time, within budget and a high standard of quality.
  • Manage retirement advice system implementations from planning through deployment.
  • Lead multi-disciplinary teams to deliver overall integrated client solution for seamless client experience.
  • Ensures stakeholder objectives are aligned
  • Builds and structures the project team to ensure maximum performance
  • Provides purpose, direction and motivation to team
  • Manages third-party partner and/or vendor relationships, as necessary
  • Maintains awareness of the current industry environment that shapes opportunities for client solutions (i.e. news events, trends, mergers, etc.)
  • Responsible for being well versed (functionally and technically) with respect to all retirement advice products in order to address feature or functionality questions by partners and drive the walk-through and finalization of product configuration requirements
  • Adapts and applies Deployment methodology to meet project objectives and achieve expected client business results
  • Contributes to the ongoing development of the Project Management domain and community within Retirement
  • Participates in project reviews of other retirement advice projects

You Bring Knowledge and Expertise

 Required Experience:

  • 7 + years of successful project management experience and project team leadership preferably
  • 3 to 4 year’s experience within benefits systems implementation or administration is preferred
  • 5 years of client management experience with accountability for senior client relationships
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills - effectively communicate across numerous functional areas and strong public presentation skills required.
  • Led diverse teams of people in dynamic and fast-paced environments
  • Experienced multiple full project lifecycles from business development to final delivery
  • Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously (preferably in an integrated program)
  • Experience in benefits systems implementation or administration is preferred.
  • Experience with distributed, enterprise solutions
  • Former consulting experience preferred
  • Limited Travel will be required
  • Very strong MS project knowledge
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio
  • TBA Implementation experience preferred




Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of industry experience.


We offer you

A competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.


Our Colleague Experience

At Alight Solutions, we are reimaging how people and organizations thrive. To deliver on this purpose, we do things differently. From company leaders to our newest colleagues, we all play a role in bringing our values to life. Every colleague shapes how Alight can become better, stronger and brighter – together. With technology as our catalyst and humanity at our core, we advance each day toward a better future in work and life.


About Alight Solutions

As the leading provider of benefits administration and cloud-based HR and financial solutions, we enhance work and life through our service, technology and data. Our 22,000 colleagues across 14 global centers deliver an unrivaled consumer experience for our clients and their people. We are Alight. Reimagining how people and organizations thrive.

Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran, marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law.  Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer.


Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.  


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