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Payroll Consultant

Location: 
Cambridge
Date Posted: 
07/10/2018
Employment Type: 
Contract
Job ID: 
9132
Description: 

As a member of the People & Talent team, you will ensure accurate processing, reporting and tax filing of payroll. This position will have an immediate impact within our organization.

Duties and Responsibilities:
•    Oversee processing of bi-weekly and semi-monthly payrolls using Workday (serve as primary backup for vacation and leaves of absence)
•    Review all transactions prior to processing, complete and settle payroll
•    Supervise and coach Payroll Specialist
•    Process accurate and timely year-end reporting (W-2, W-2c,1095c)
•    Create ad hoc financial and operational reporting as needed
•    Main point of contact for internal and external payroll audits
•    Respond to all questions timely and accurately
Qualifications:
•    3-5 years of experience managing multi-state and multi-cycle payrolls with international experience a plus
•    Working knowledge of payroll best practices
•    Knowledge of federal, state and local wage and hour laws
•    Strong PC and/or Mac skills including proficiency in Excel
•    Experience with Workday
•    Strong work ethic with a team player mentality
•    Professional with the ability to handle sensitive and confidential information
•    Exceptional communication skills, verbal and written
•    Capacity for decision-making and problem-solving
•    Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
•    Familiarity with FLSA and recordkeeping requirements
•    Bachelor’s Degree