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What you'll do
Analyze payroll data upon request and harmonize across tax reconciliation and year-end reporting
Investigate and analyze employee payroll tax issues to determine the root cause to earmark gaps in already existing solutions and support the development of new measures
Coordinate with internal reporting team, business & tax departments to ensure timely compliance of regulatory payroll & census compliance reporting
Reconcile tax ledger accounts & submit SAP JE/VIM entries in SAP
Monitor & support infrequent failures of tax integrations from Workday to Alight, Equifax, Symmetry CIC+, etc.
Partner with payroll tax vendors for timely review & submission of 1000+ Federal, State Local payroll tax filings
Manage employee pay impacting activities due to Workday Payroll, Tax & Compliance Releases
Support payroll tax audits SOX, PWC, internal audit, government agencies, etc.
Respond to payroll and tax inquiries from business, finance tax officers of the company
Submit timely the POA’s, online access and payroll data required for new tax registrations with Federal, State, SUI and Local agencies
Comply with mandatory payroll tax reporting required by Federal & State Government Agencies (W5-EIC & W4-Exempt Fed/State)
Handle employee tax set up inquiries & issues in Workday Payroll
Work with AIG Corporate Secretary to ensure companies have license to do business in new states
Review W2 mappings for new pay codes are set up correctly
Track tax refunds due from government agencies to AIG
Support mandatory year-end tax reporting and reconciliation for US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Guam, Bermuda and International Assignees
Minimum of 1 year experience in multi-state payroll processing
Minimum of 1 year experience in payroll tax adjustments and W-2 processing required
Knowledge of Workday Payroll/Taxation for US, Canada & Puerto Rico
Knowledge of SAP or equivalent Accounting Applications
Strong Excel skills required - handle large worksheets, pivot tables, V Look-up, etc.
Manage projects and work independently to resolve day-to-day Payroll Tax set-up & accounting issues
FPC or CPP required by end of 2nd year of employment
Strong integrity, professionalism, communication, and accountability
Multitask & perform under high pressure environment
Proven experience in HR Shared Services
Associate or College degree
Compensation at Accenture varies depending on a wide array of factors, which may include but are not limited to the specific office location, role, skill set, and level of experience. As required by local law, Accenture provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in Albany County, NY, California, Colorado, New York City or Washington as set forth below.
Information on benefits is here.
Role Location Hourly Range
California $26.20 to $63.13
Colorado $26.20 to $54.52
New York - Albany $24.28 to $50.48
New York City $30.34 to $63.13
Washington $27.93 to $58.08
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