Payroll Manager - Tufts Support Services - (21001219)
The Support Services organization at Tufts University delivers administrative services to schools and central units across the university's four campuses. Comprising administrative support for transactional tasks in human resources, finance, and information technology, along with professional services for budgeting and other functions, support services operates under a governance model that includes service level agreements. Tufts Support Services (TSS) is customer-focused and strives for continuous improvement and high customer satisfaction for faculty and staff constituents.
Responsible for operational oversight of payroll, system maintenance, benefits and tax withholdings, remittance and related reporting for reporting the university. Sets priorities, provides leadership and supervision of assigned staff, manages the reporting for ongoing operation of the areas of responsibility, actively manages and contributes to the development of relevant enterprise systems and processes, and assures university compliance to government and other regulatory agency policy.
Knowledge and skills as typically acquired through completion of Bachelor's degree with at least 5 years of functional payroll experience including payroll taxation and administration of benefit deductions
3 years staff management experience
Significant experience and aptitude with PeopleSoft HR or equivalent HR/Payroll HCM or ERP system
Strong interpersonal skills with ability to influence and persuade others
Able to handle pressure situations in a production environment
Demonstrated professional track
Proven customer service experience
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proven leadership skills including clear goal setting, prioritization and ability to lead team in a learning and collaborative environment
Strong project management skills
Experience in higher education
Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification
Tufts University has retained P.N. French Associates , www.pnfrench.com, a search firm, to assist in the recruitment of the Payroll Manager. Please direct all nominations and application materials to Tufts by clicking below:
Confidential inquiries may be made to:
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An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Finance and Accounting
Organization: Tufts Support Services
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Apr 8, 2021, 5:46:17 PM
Internal Number: 21001219
About Tufts University
Tufts is a leader in American higher education, distinctive for its success as a moderately sized university that excels at research and providing students with a personal experience. Our unique combination of research and liberal arts attracts students, faculty and staff who thrive in our environment of curiosity, creativity and engagement.