State: North Dakota
Occupation: General/Other: Administrative/Clerical
Type of offer: Employee
Job status: Full Time
Job Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
The payroll specialist will perform daily operational tasks and maintenance of payroll processing and time reporting systems across multiple client environments.
Duties: • Maintain system data files/tables, code lists and employee security access to processing and reporting capabilities of payroll-related systems. • Prepare payroll files for export or import as required, insuring proper checks of data integrity. • Process/verify changes and additions into payroll system (i.e. retirement, garnishments, withholding, benefits, taxes, etc.). • Assist in reviewing and maintaining payroll processing checklists as requested. • Assist in reviewing, balancing and reconciling payroll data as requested. • Provide support for all payroll partners taking action when necessary to resolve issues. • Provides support for system upgrades and implementations as requested. • Respect and maintain the complete confidentiality of all payroll information at all times, and provides payroll-related information to other employees or 3rd parties only with express written or electronic approval by the appropriate parties.
Required skills: High School diploma or equivalent Strong computer skills (Excel, Access) Strong analytical and critical thinking Detailed oriented
Preferred skills: 3 years of functional and technical system administration experience Integrated HR/PR systems experience CPP certification
Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a fast growing global IT services and business process solutions provider headquartered in Teaneck, N.J. Cognizant's passion is to dedicate our global technology infrastructure, worldwide resources and innovation expertise to make our client’s businesses stronger.
With over 50 global delivery centers worldwide and over 162,000 employees as of March 31, 2013, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 1000, and the Fortune 500, and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.
Cognizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V