Kyivstar, the leading telecommunications provider in Ukraine, increases efficiency of HR processes together with UCMS Group Ukraine

16 May 2011

Kyivstar has been working with UCMS Group Ukraine for the past five years. The project was initiated in 2006, with Kyivstar seeking to improve efficiency of HR processes. UCMS WorkForce, developed by UCMS Group, was adopted as a corporate human resource management system in Ukraine.
“The result of the project is implementation of a unified HRM system which allow us to significantly reduce costs on consolidation and recording of HR data” – said Vladimir Lyashuga, project manager, Kyivstar. “For the moment we actually work with all HR and payroll processes in a single information space. The great point is that we significantly enhance the relevance and accuracy of data. The records are now based on a common methodology and uniform requirements. I have to note that the project team from UCMS Group Ukraine is making serious efforts to ensure a flexible response to changing business requirements”.
“Kyivstar continues to be a very important customer for us” – said Sergey Kessel, Sales Director, UCMS Group CIS. “There are several key success factors involved, such as participation of top management of Kyivstar, coordinated work of internal and external project teams and trusted partnership at all stages of implementation. In Kyivstar’s project all these parameters were complied, and as a result we get an efficient HRMS with strong functionality”.

About Kyivstar

Kyivstar is the best brand in Ukraine and No.1 provider on the mobile communications and mobile Internet market. According to the yearly report by Ericsson, the Kyivstar JSC mobile communications network is one of the best in Europe and covers all major and minor cities and towns of Ukraine as well as over 28,000 rural communities, all major national and regional highways, the larger part of Ukrainian seacoast and river banks. Ukraine VimpelCom Ltd. Business Unit — joint Kyivstar incorporates two Ukrainian telecommunications service providers — Kyivstar JSC and Beeline-Ukraine («Ukrainski Radiosystemy» Closed JSC and Golden Telecom Ltd.).

About VimpelCom Ltd.

VimpelCom Ltd. Group consists of telecommunication operators, which offer services of voice communications, data transmission based on a large array of wireless and fixed communication technologies, as well as broadband access to Internet. VimpelCom Ltd. Group Headquarters is located in Amsterdam. VimpelCom Ltd. Group comprises the companies operating in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tadzhikistan, Georgia, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Vietnam and Cambodia on the territory with a joint population of about 345 million people.