Sr Payroll Specialist
What's the role?
Are you an payroll professional with a passion for thinking beyond the obvious who can create innovative solutions for a premium brand international company? Would you like to join an organization where team members have driven a Best Place to Work culture and was recently awarded the honor by Glassdoor for 2019? If you are passionate about continuous learning and development, excited about growing as a leader and charting your own career path in other parts of the globe, such as, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, this opportunity is an excellent motivational fit!
This position provides support to the HR/Payroll team to ensure accurate and complete employee records and payroll results. Also responsible for calculation and remittance of U.S. and Canadian garnishments, union dues remittances and various union reporting.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 28,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
Reporting directly to the Payroll Manager at Hilti North America (HNA), the Sr Payroll Specialist is responsible for providing leadership to affect and contribute to multiple business process improvements which have a direct impact on the successful recommendation and execution of the team's goals. In this role, you will have the opportunity to excel with executive management by performing audit of new hires to ensure all information in SAP is correct/complete, assisting senior analyst to monitor pay and adjustments for US & Canadian employees on leaves of absence, and Run payroll reports as needed for other Hilti departments/outside customers.
Audit for completeness/correctness all time entries for Diamond B and Sisco/Teamster
Union employees prior to running payroll, including attendance record-keeping in accordance with Union regulations
Assist senior analyst with weekly timecard audits of the US employee population
Maintain records and process garnishments for US and Canadian populations by analyzing and responding to court orders, initiating and setting up automated payments, and advising requestor and team member of garnishment status
Remit all union dues and related payments each month
Reconcile and remit all US & Canadian garnishments
Provides vacation coverage for the other payroll team members thereby requiring a broad range of general payroll knowledge
Communicate with all employee concerns in a professional manner
Other duties as assigned
What do we offer?
We’ll give you everything you need to excel in your role, including ongoing training and lots of responsibility from the start. In return for your exceptional performance and consistent results, you’ll receive one-to-one career mentoring, as well as exciting opportunities to move around the business.
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative, more productive team.
What you need is:
- Five (5) years of experience in payroll with garnishment experience preferred
- Strong organizational abilities and PC skills required.
- Knowledge of SAP HR/Payroll strongly preferred.
- Demonstrated ability to work well with others, while maintaining a positive attitude, flexibility and taking initiative
- Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
Hilti, Inc is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.
“There’s a real family spirit and you can literally knock on any director’s door at any time. Also your line manager will work very hard to help you develop your skills, both professionally and personally.”