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Senior Payroll Manager (1170-1)

Milwaukee, WI

Media and marketing solutions company with diverse portfolio of
broadcast/digital/mobile/publishing companies seeks Senior Payroll Manager
in Milwaukee, WI office. The Senior Manager will manage the activities of
the payroll team within a centralized payroll department and is responsible
for payroll preparations/processing, tax reporting, benefits-records
administration, and payroll system maintenance.

Manage all functions of the payroll operation and related functions by
exemplifying a compliance and service-oriented approach with all payroll
department team members as well as internal/external partners, including:
ensuring all payroll transactions are processed accurately/on time,
identifying opportunities for process improvement, and effectively managing
performance of all direct reports
Hire/train/provide ongoing development opportunities for payroll operations
staff including: training on all payroll/case management systems, payroll
practice compliance with wage/labor laws, Federal/State/Local laws, and all
company policies/procedures as they relate to payment of employees
Partner with Accounting/Treasury to verify all payroll payments are properly
recorded in the General Ledger, that all payroll-related accounts are
reconciled properly, and that all payments are reflected accurately on each
employee’s record.
Identify/establish auditing practices/procedures in partnership with
Internal Audit that ensure segregation of duties and proper financial
Keep up-to-date on the latest developments in payroll-related areas
including technology, Federal/State/Local government regulations and
applying knowledge to identify/implement process improvements
Manage day to day payroll vendor relationships with vendor account managers
to ensure service levels are met
Responsible for managing payroll system updates

CPP designation preferred
7–10 years’ multi-state payroll processing for a large employer with a
minimum of 10,000 employees required
Minimum 5 years’ prior management experience required
Strong knowledge of wage and hour laws and multi state taxation required
Strong MS Excel spreadsheet knowledge required
Ceridian/DayForce experience a plus
Strong knowledge of payroll systems
Strong organizational skills; demonstrated team-building/development skills;
strong customer service and analytical skills; strong communication and
interpersonal skills required