Consulate Health Care

Location:

Atlanta, Georgia

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Phone:

407-215-2316

Senior Payroll Specialist - Consulate Health Care - Atlanta

Consulate Health Care - Atlanta, Georgia

Posted: 10/14/2018

Job ID 35402

Position Location US-GA-Atlanta

Facility Name Consulate Health Care - Atlanta

Job Category Finance - Payroll

Position Status FT (Full Time)

Job Overview

Purpose of Your Job Position

As a Consulate employee, you are entrusted with the responsibility of carrying out your daily tasks and assigned duties while demonstrating Consulate’s Core Values of Compassion, Honesty, Integrity, Respect and Passion. You are expected to provide innovative, responsible results with the creation and implementation of new ideas and concepts that continually improve systems and processes to achieve superior results. The Sr. Payroll Specialist is responsible for acting as the Team Lead for all day-to-day payroll processes.

Job Functions

As Sr. Payroll Specialist, you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties. The primary role is to provide overall payroll support to clients. This job description does not list all the duties of the job. You may be asked by your supervisor to perform other duties. You will be evaluated in part based upon you performance of the tasks listed in this job description. The employer has the right to revise this job description at any time, for any reason.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Understand and perform all phases of the payroll process
  • Perform audit of payroll registers.
  • Research and investigate payroll discrepancies.
  • Process off-cycle and manual payroll checks, as needed.
  • Research exceptions and employee payroll issues.
  • Ensures that all internal policies and procedures are being adhered to in regards to payroll processes wage increases, commission/bonus calculations and other types of compensation issues.
  • Assist all facilities and/or employees with pay check questions.
  • Must maintain current knowledge of applicable state and federal wage and hour laws.
  • Audit and maintain the Paid Time Off benefits to ensure that accruals are accurate.
  • Continuously evaluate, analyze and streamline payroll processes.
  • Understand and perform all phases of the payroll process
  • Perform audit of payroll registers.
  • Research and investigate payroll discrepancies.
  • Process off-cycle and manual payroll checks, as needed.
  • Assist with garnishment administration and other special payroll deductions.
  • Research exceptions and employee payroll issues.
  • Ensures that all internal policies and procedures are being adhered to in regards to payroll processes wage increases, commission/bonus calculations and other types of compensation issues.
  • Adheres to the strict confidentiality of payroll records, pay rate information and other wage related employee issues.
  • Stays abreast and aware of new laws and regulations regarding payroll and/or tax related issues.
  • Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.
  • Provide leadership to others through example and sharing of knowledge/skill with other team members.
  • Possess the ability to embrace Consulate’s core values of Compassion, Honesty, Integrity, Respect and Passion and incorporate them into one’s daily job function.
  • Perform all other business-related duties, as assigned.
  • Assist in multistate Tax Filing for Quarterly and Annual including reconciliations and submission of payments.
  • Supports supervisor/manager in audits, process documentation, and process improvement
  • Responsible for tracking WOTC program, training, sending weekly reminders, and monthly statistics as well as working with vendor.

Working Conditions

  • Works in office areas.
  • Moves intermittently during working hours.
  • Is subject to frequent interruptions.
  • Works beyond normal working hours, weekends and holidays and on other shifts/positions, as necessary.
  • Is subject to call back during emergency conditions (e.g., severe weather, evacuation, post-disaster, etc.).
  • Attends and participates in continuing educational programs.
  • Communicates with nursing personnel and other department personnel.
  • Works beyond normal working hours, weekends and holidays and on other shifts/positions as necessary.
  • Sitting for extended periods of time.
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, power tools, and to handle other computer components.
  • Lifting and transporting of moderately heavy objects, such as computers and peripherals.
  • Physically able to participate in sessions, presentations, and meetings.
  • Some travel may be required for the purpose of meeting with vendors, suppliers, service providers, or off-site contractors.

Education/Experience

  • Three to four years related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Prior LAWSON or ADP experience preferred.
  • At least 4 years of prior payroll experience required.
  • Reporting experience preferred.

Specific Requirements

  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills; and excellent human resource management skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with all levels of staff and management.
  • Excellent computer skills in a Microsoft Windows environment (must include Word, Excel and skills in performance management and record keeping).
  • Evidence of the practice of a high level of confidentiality.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Must possess the ability to work independently.
  • Must possess exceptional team building and people skills.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to prioritize and time-manage effectively for self and others.
  • Must possess the ability to deal with a wide range of personality types, ages, and diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • Above average oral and written communication skills.
  • Must possess the ability to articulate and comprehend the English language.
  • Requires intense concentration and attention.

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Company Overview

Where Will Compassion Take You?

At Consulate Health Care, we're looking for talented, compassionate and hard-working individuals who are eager to serve others. Our team members go above and beyond to give our residents and patients the care they deserve — so you'll find that every day with Consulate Health Care offers new and exciting opportunities to learn and grow.

Compassionate hearts and passionate dedication – these two qualities shine in our team members and provide the foundation for our mission of “Providing Service With Our Hearts and Hands” . The compassion you'll show to residents, patients and their families is the lifeline of our business, while relationships with your peers and coworkers will strengthen our vibrant, diverse community.

Consulate Health Care is one of the nation's leading providers of Senior healthcare services, specializing in post-acute care. Operating in 21 states, we offer services ranging from short-term transitional care to Alzheimer’s and dementia care.

  • 24-hour skilled nursing care
  • Comprehensive post-acute care
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech therapies
  • "Your Journey Home" short-term rehab program
  • Alzheimer's and dementia care
  • Care for medically-complex patients

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