Under the general direction of the Payroll Systems Supervisor, the Senior Payroll Analyst plays a key role in establishing and maintaining strategic partnership between business needs and technology delivery in a fast paced IT environment. The analyst will work closely with business partners (GL, TRS, Tax, Benefits, HR, and Production), the Medical Center Payroll, College of Health Sciences Payroll, and UCPATH to resolve issues, determine requirements, and develop functional design based on the analysis of the business needs and objectives. Collaborate effectively with developers to ensure requirements and functional designs are translated accurately into working technical designs and that test scripts meet customer needs.
The analyst provides system, financial, statistical and operational analysis through the collection, manipulation, validation, reconciliation, and reporting of data centered around payroll and timekeeping functions. Troubleshoot and assess the root causes of broken operational processes identified through audits, financial analysis, reconciliations, and data validation. Provide recommendations for business process improvement and assist and train user groups in understanding processes and the nature and meaning of data and reports. Assist with preparation of reports, files and pulling supporting backup for internal data requests, internal and external audit requests and ad hoc projects as assigned. Partner with campus to identify their needs and solutions. Will serve as backup for payroll processing.
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Salary: Range $59,623.00-$74,000.00 Total Hours: 8-5, M-F 2 Career Positions. Must be willing to work early mornings, evenings, and/or weekends as needed. Must have a valid CA driver's license and participate in the DMV Pull-Notice Program. Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.
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