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The Payroll Manager is responsible for the customer-focused, efficient delivery of payroll services, payroll tax administration, and ensures the timely, accurate and compliant delivery of payroll processing and provides accounting and reporting support. The incumbent must proactively troubleshoot and develop solutions to further efforts toward continuous process improvements and internal controls. This individual must provide hands on execution, liaise between internal teams, external partners, and third-party vendors, and develop team members in order to optimize operational excellence.
This role provides leadership and oversight for the Payroll Operations team that supports two distinct entities. The role manages the implementation and operational workflow of administrative procedures as related to Pay, Tax, and Time and evaluates compensation policies and practices to ensure they are accurate and comply with internal policies and practices and multi-state and federal law. The position also manages the functional aspects of supporting systems and solutions. The Payroll Manager is the subject matter expert for all payroll matters, providing expertise on complex issues.