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Payroll Specialist
Ref No.: 17-00239
Location: Draper, Utah
Payroll Specialist
SEARCH Group Partners, a premier recruiting firm, is looking for an experienced Payroll Specialist for one of our clients located in Draper. This position is responsible for processing the payroll for approximately 2,500 employees within the US, Canada and Mexico. Our ideal candidate will perform duties that require an understanding of company payroll policies and procedures with a strong level of customer service.

Here are a few things you'll likely find yourself doing in this role...
  • Processes bi-weekly, multi-state payroll for salaried and hourly, full time and part time employees ensuring the accuracy of data entry along with coordinating timely close of the payroll transmission
  • Assist with the process and review of payroll related interfaces results
  • Create pay data batches, verify and reconcile wages & hours from various applications
  • Monitor timely receipt of payroll required document from all locations
  • Calculate and process off-cycle manual checks
  • Process new hires, leave of absence, and terminations according to state law
  • Produce audit reports, audit registers, accruals and special cases
  • Process stop payment, reversal and update on line banking
  • Assist locations with time and attendance entries
  • Interpret payroll policies and procedures to company employees of all levels
Here's what you need to have...
  • Bachelor’s degree or CPP ( Certified Payroll Professional) preferred
  • Minimum 4 year's recent hands-on Canada and US payroll experience required
  • Knowledge of Ultipro, Workday and/or Kronos strongly preferred
  • Strong Excel skills required
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, oral and written communication skills required
  • Detail oriented, strong analytical skills, ability to detect inconsistencies in data, and ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work reliably and efficiently under demanding deadlines
  • Some experience with audit procedures, tax and accounting practices is preferred.

About SEARCH Group Partners:
SGP provides professional talent acquisition and consulting services. The services we offer include temporary, temporary-to-hire, permanent placement, executive search, consulting, interim management transitions, on-site solutions, outsourcing, talent development and human resources. SGP believes in and understands the importance of investing time into both our clients and candidates. We know what it takes to forge successful, professional, long-lasting relationships and partnerships. We represent an exclusive network of professionals and take the time to get to know every one of our clients and candidates personally.

At SEARCH Group Partners, we celebrate and support diversity and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action employer. In order to comply with federal regulations, we maintain records of the race and gender of applicants. For this reason and this reason only, we ask that you indicate your gender, race and ethnicity. If you do choose to answer these questions, this information will not affect your being considered for employment opportunities for which you are qualified.