Doherty Staffing Solutions

Payroll Manager

Eden Prairie, Minnesota
$80-90K plus bonus
Jul 07, 2017
Aug 06, 2017
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Payroll Manager- Eden Prairie, MN

Doherty Career Solutions is teaming with our client to hire a Payroll Manager. The Payroll Manager will be responsible for managing a small team and processing for approximately 1000 employees in 10 states and Canada.

*Direct Hire Opportunity

$80-90K plus 10% bonus


  • Responsible for all payroll functions including preparing and processing payroll data, ensuring compliance, calculating commissions, account reconciliations and journal entries
  • Manage the timely and accurate preparation of payroll processing, ensuring employees are paid in compliance with state laws and company policies
  • Manage workload and provide direction for payroll accounting team
  • Lead and preform weekly payroll processing and month end close
  • Verify all overtime hours with the appropriate management personnel
  • Oversight and review of reconciliations, general ledger and third-party administrators (e.g. 401(k)).
  • Develop and manage payroll accounting staff
  • Enforce controls and processes to ensure accurate processing and reporting
  • Identify control gaps or areas of improvement and implement new processes and controls
  • Create, maintain and manage relationships with internal and external business partners
  • Assist senior management with specific payroll related analyses and requests
  • Assist with external and internal audits


  • 7+ years of Payroll Experience, at least 2 in supervisory capacity required
  • Bachelor’s Degree and CPP preferred
  • Experience with ADP or similar payroll system