Payroll Specialist – New York City

Job Title: Payroll Specialist – New York City
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, New York
Reference: PKD/15288
Contact Name: Priyanka Krishnan-D'Souza
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 19, 2020 02:22

Job Description

Payroll Specialist – New York City


Our client is a leading firm located in New York City and they are looking for a bright and dedicated Payroll Specialist with broad experience in Payroll, HRIS and HR Administration.


  • Full-time role
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Strong career prospects based on success


The Payroll Specialist will prepare payroll for weekly, bi-weekly and monthly processing, and maintain the HRIS system for changes updates and security. You will act as a primary point for all payroll related inquiries and ensure any changes are made in a timely manner. You will also interact with several external vendors as well as liaise with the different departments within the business on payroll processing matters (additional experience with Employee Benefits and HR Administration will be most preferred).


The successful candidate is someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced, dynamic and creative environment. The ideal candidate has strong, proven experience with implementing payroll or transitioning to new platforms as well as managing the relationship between payroll and benefit plans. You must have experience managing complex and multi-state payrolls as well as calculating timesheets, preparing reports and performing audits as required.


You Must Have:

  • Minimum 1-5 years’ payroll processing experience (ADP or Workday HRIS preferred)
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Advanced MS Excel and reporting skills
  • Bachelor’s degree


For further details please contact Priyanka Krishnan-D’Souza on Job Code PKD/15288.


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