CDW Senior Payroll Administrator in Lincolnshire, Illinois

Job Description

Continuous review of current processes to ensure coworkers are paid accurately and in an efficient manner. The Sr. Payroll Practitioner is a subject matter expert and can perform complex tasks and payroll processes with limited direct supervision. Aside from daily responsibilities, takes on special projects to ensure best practices are followed and can see the project through to completion.

_ Key Areas of Responsibility_

  • Preparation, import, and auditing data submitted from (Compensation, Commissions, Benefits, 3rd Party vendors etc.).

  • Meet all deadlines to facilitate timely payroll transmissions.

  • Ensure consistent treatment of departmental controls and procedures.

_ Responsibilities_

  • Internal reporting: Financial Reporting, Accounts Receivable, Benefits, Planning, etc.

  • External reporting: benefit providers, various workforce development agencies, etc.

  • Quarter end adjustment payroll transmissions.

  • Research and respond to employee inquiries (leave time, tax calculations, etc).

  • Qualifications*

Education and/or Experience Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a large, public company, with exposure to payroll processes, such as working with third party interfaces, benefits, equity transactions, etc.

  • Thorough understanding of general payroll processes and procedures.

  • Advanced excel skills (sorting, look-ups, basic formulas, etc).

_ Other Required Qualifications_

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Must be able to delegate, multi-task, work well independently, yet, desire to be part of a team.


_ Preferred Qualifications_

  • American Payroll Association Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) or candidate.

  • Experience with PeopleSoft Human Capital Management (HCM), Financials, and Time & Labor modules.

  • ADP Print Services, Garnishment Services, and Tax Filing Services experience.

CDW is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.

Senior Payroll Administrator IL-Lincolnshire 17001173