Icon hamburger
US
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site
Thumsup

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Default2

Payroll Processing Specialist

Bertelsmann Accounting Services, Inc. Westminster, MD, United States Full-Time
$52,625.00 (Careerbuilder est.)
Apply on company site

Bertelsmann is building a global network of Accounting Shared Service Centers (ASSC) to bundle and standardize the Group's accounting processes. This includes Accounting Shared Service Centers at existing Bertelsmann locations in core European countries, North America and China. Become part of the Shared Service Center organization at our Westminster (MD) location. We look forward to your application for this exciting and varied job at one of the world's largest media corporations.



Job description:

Using the HR/Payroll system UltiPro, our payroll specialist perform a variety of payroll processing functions for select business units of Penguin Random House and Bertelsmann related companies in accordance with standard procedures.

Main responsibilities:

  • Responsible for payroll processing for select business units and backup payroll processing
  • Review of HR generated workflows for payroll impact
  • Input/verify payroll data including garnishments
  • Review employee tax data for jurisdiction accuracy
  • Review timekeeping system data where applicable
  • Verify expected payroll calculation results
  • Prepare funding requests, update required spreadsheets
  • Apply company policy and federal/state payroll related regulations
  • Respond to employee/HR questions regarding payroll and payroll tax information
  • Run/prepare payroll reports as needed
  • Provide payroll data for audit as requested
  • Perform payroll accounting analysis as needed
  • Assist with payroll implementation tasks as assigned
  • Makes decisions regarding accuracy of work
  • Organizes workload by assigning input priorities to data received
  • Exercises discretion and confidentiality
  • Further tasks may be assigned within the frame of the profile.

Education

  • Field of studies / vocational training, degree
  • Training required additionally

Professional experience / competencies / traits

  • 2 to 4 years experience in Accounting, General Ledger and Payroll
  • Prior Bookkeeping and Payroll Tax Analysis experience is desired
  • Effectively Multi-task and prioritize workload in a fast pace environment, producing quality
  • Work under pressure while meeting deadlines
  • Possess and exhibit the ability to think logically and analyze problems & data
  • PC proficiency to include Excel & Word
  • Prior SAP & UltiPro experience is a Plus
  • Effective oral and written communication skills



Bertelsmann is building a global network of Accounting Shared Service Centers (ASSC) to bundle and standardize the Group's accounting processes. This includes Accounting Shared Service Centers at existing Bertelsmann locations in core European countries, North America and China. Become part of the Shared Service Center organization at our Westminster (MD) location. We look forward to your application for this exciting and varied job at one of the world's largest media corporations.

Join us in shaping the world of media, services and education. We offer business challenges and exciting projects in attractive work environments, as well as individual career and development opportunities. Bertelsmann operates in some 50 countries around the world. It includes the broadcaster RTL Group, the trade book publisher Penguin Random House, the magazine publisher Gruner + Jahr, the music company BMG, the service provider Arvato, the Bertelsmann Printing Group, the Bertelsmann Education Group, and Bertelsmann Investments, an international network of funds.

Bertelsmann Accounting Services values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Company: Bertelsmann Accounting Services, Inc. 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: Maryland 

City: Westminster 

Postal Code: 21157 

Job ID: 45302

 

Recommended skills

Reports
Accounting
Bookkeeping
Stress Management
Workflows
Human Resources

Location

CareerBuilder Estimated Salary What is the Careerbuilder Estimated Salary? Only about 20% of the jobs in our search results contain salary information. When a job posting doesn’t include a salary, we estimate it by looking at similar jobs in the same industry in that location. It is not necessarily endorsed by the employer and actual compensation may vary based on your experience.

x

What is the Careerbuilder Estimated Salary?

Only about 20% of the jobs in our search results contain salary information. When a job posting doesn’t include a salary, we estimate it by looking at similar jobs in the same industry in that location. It is not necessarily endorsed by the employer and actual compensation may vary based on your experience.
This estimation is based on Job title, Industry, Location and Skills
$52,625
Avg. Yearly Salary

Career Path

See the next step in your career
Payroll Processing Specialist
$52,625.00 (Careerbuilder est.)
Estimated Salary: $54K
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team

Job ID: 45302

CAREERBUILDER TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.