Payroll Analyst III
HR Services and Integration
The Payroll Analyst III performs processing activities and provides excellent customer service to employees across RAI and its operating units. The position will work in a team environment supporting biweekly and monthly payrolls, ensuring employee pay is correct and policies are followed. Additionally, this position requires knowledge in the corporate payroll area as well as strong analytical and communication skills.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Support biweekly and monthly payroll processing, ensuring payroll deadlines are met Enter and monitor payroll transactions each pay period Perform pre-processing and post-processing audits Review and correct time and attendance entries, as required Monitor payroll interfaces including inputs and outputs, as required Research and answer payroll-related questions, as appropriate Communicate to employee(s), as appropriate Maintain employee tax records to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations Work with other employees across the organization and external teams to ensure proper processing of payroll and problem resolution Safeguard and ensure confidentiality of HR and payroll data Run ad-hoc reports to extract payroll data, as needed Maintain accurate processing documentation
Bachelors degree or equivalent experience
Experience: 2 - 4 years in corporate payroll environment required Experience with SAP Payroll (Employee Central (EC) Payroll) preferred Payroll certification preferred (FPC or CPP) Federal, state, and local tax knowledge required Timekeeping system knowledge, Kronos or eTime strongly preferred Proficient in the use of office technologies (MS Excel, Outlook, and Word)
Required Skills: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies Demonstrated technical aptitude to understand data flow and system interaction Strong oral and written communication skills Proven track record of continuous process improvement Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a team member Strong interpersonal skills will be working with service providers and employees Demonstrated ability to deliver high level, responsive customer service in a business environment Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic environment while maintaining a high level of quality Demonstrated proactive work ethic and sense of urgency to do what it takes to get the job done
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Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently.
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