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Senior Payroll Project AnalystLouisville, Kentucky

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Job ID 391563 Date posted 08/24/2020


We are recruiting for a Senior Payroll Projects Analyst to join our Payroll Department in Louisville, Kentucky.


Plays a key role in the design of payroll and/or time and attendance system and process enhancements and production problem resolution.  Implements process and/or system improvements, provides technical system support, records and documents all department processes (systems, pay rules, tax setups, year-end, etc.), establishes consistent training programs for all payroll functions, coordinates use of new reporting tools, training aids, research tools, etc.  May supervise Payroll Systems Coordinator or Payroll Projects Analyst.

Essential Functions:
  • Analyzes business requirements, develops and/or approves design specs, configures to or ensures configuration meets specifications and validates results of payroll and/or timekeeping system conversions, upgrades and enhancements.

  • Provides leadership in the support with payroll and/or timekeeping system conversions, upgrades and enhancements, coordinates testing, implementation and field communication.

  • Leads and instructs payroll processing staff in organizing workload, communication with field, and development of policies and procedures relating to payroll, time and attendance, and/or leave entitlement issues and research.

  • Applies advanced technology and tools in the analysis, design and development of complicated ad-hoc reports to meet the needs of facilities, Support Center departments, management and regulatory agencies.

  • Contributes technical and analytical skills to identify opportunities to streamline and automate existing processes within the department.

  • Facilitates development and presentation of training materials designed to further knowledge of payroll systems, taxes, regulatory issues, and other payroll related practices.


  • Expert knowledge of payroll and/or time and attendance function.

  • Knowledge of system development, conversion, and related project management methodology.

  • Advanced report writing and Microsoft programs.  Intermediate understanding of computer logic.

  • Good organization and communication skills.

  • Ability to self-direct and self-pace under the pressure of deadlines.



  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Computer Science or Business Management or combined education and experience equivalent.


  • 5+ years experience that includes IS/ Payroll, project management, report writing, and system conversion.

Depending on candidate’s qualifications, this position may be filled at a different level. 

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