Payroll Manager

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7189048 (Ref.No. 23O400040)
Posted: October 27, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

Overall responsibility for all payroll functions (faculty, staff, students) including payroll processing; tax compliance, deposits, and reconciliations; and salary and various benefit expense budgets. Mentor and guide Payroll Department staff. Responsible for table maintenance for the Banner HR system ensuring compliance with all tax and reporting requirements. Provide leadership and guidance on all regulatory matters and system upgrades.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years of full-time payroll experience with preparing reconciliation and tax reporting.
  • Proficient in MS Excel and MS Word.
  • Demonstrated excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Demonstrated excellent customer service and time management skills.
  • Demonstrated experience or ability to manage staff.
  • Satisfactory background and/or DMV checks required 

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

  • Undergraduate degree
  • ADP experience

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity. 

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