Payroll Specialist Payroll
Company: Sanford Health
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: June 9, 2021
Company Overview Sanford Health is one of the largest and
fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States.
We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities
to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are
dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad
footprint. Create Your Career With Us! Facility: Sanford Business
Center Building Location: Sioux Falls, SD Address: 2200 E Benson
Rd, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA Shift: Varies Job Schedule: Full
time Weekly Hours: 40.00 Department Details Located in the Sanford
Business Center just of the I-229 and Benson exit. This position is
an exciting mix of payroll implementation to include implementing
new payroll solutions as well as working with end users for change
management. Great opportunity to be exposed to how a $6.5B company
can process 50,000 pay slips every two weeks. Job Summary The
Payroll Specialist applies payroll and time and attendance
expertise to problem solving and optimizing software solutions,
with minimal supervision. Must possess extensive knowledge in the
use and support of payroll and timekeeping systems. Researches,
analyzes and makes recommendations for payroll processing workflow
improvements. Thorough understanding of new implementation
technology or processes and provides input for desired changes or
updates required for master files. Generates ad-hoc queries to
support organizational objectives and support leadership in
decision-making. Activities and services include testing and
validating new upgrades and systems, as well as, implementing
existing payroll system technologies including current locations,
new locations, and mergers and acquisitions. Provides ongoing
system support to internal teams, as well as, affiliated sites.
Utilizes project management principles to assist in achieving
stated outcomes. Keeps leadership advised of outstanding issues and
support needs. Makes recommendations related to payroll and
timekeeping system support, use, and implementation. Ensures
projects completed accurately and within established timelines.
Accountable for adherence to established project deadlines.
Responsible for coordinating change management, communication and
training activities as related to pay practice, timekeeping and
payroll related topics. Regularly collaborates with payroll
leadership to determine needs for communication and training.
Creates and/or proofs all publicly available content, to include
email, eLearning curriculum, forms, website postings, policies,
etc. Maintains public and private payroll technology sites.
Collaborates with marketing on internal communications. Conducts
in-person and virtual training sessions on payroll processes for
groups of up to 20 participants. Modifies training in the moment
based on audience needs. Requires advanced presentation skills.
Possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Analytical thinker with excellent mathematical skills and extensive
knowledge of payroll related practices, concepts, regulatory and
legal requirements. Requires familiarity with the impact of
collective bargaining agreements on payroll and timekeeping
solutions. Logical thinking and the ability to acquire an intricate
knowledge of the system software and hardware. Requires advanced
Microsoft Office skills. A positive attitude and support skills are
expected. Assists payroll leadership with strategic projects as
assigned. Assumes additional responsibilities for the department
when others are absent. Flexibility, creativity and a willingness
to implement new ideas. Accepting of change. Outstanding
professionalism, poise and tact. Some overnight travel required.
Qualifications Minimum of a Bachelor's degree required.
Certification with the American Payroll Association is preferred.
Benefits Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for
qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on
eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental
insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement
plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To
review your benefit eligibility, visit [ Link removed ] - Click
here to apply to Payroll Specialist - Payroll . Sanford is an
EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a
disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with
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Payroll . Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An
accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment
background screening as a condition of employment. Job Function:
Finance Req Number: R-49535 Featured: No Recommended Skills
Creativity Critical Thinking Decision Making Leadership
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