Leidos’ Payroll services team is seeking a customer service-oriented Payroll Specialist who will provide payroll processing, tax support, audit requests, status reporting, special projects, and other duties as assigned. The payroll team handles complex union, federal contracting standards; expatriates, and other special pay situations for US based employees on missions around the world. This role reports to the Manager of US Payroll.
Please note that this position has a salary range of 50K - 65K per year.
- Responsible to run the day-to-day payroll functions in an efficient and timely manner under the supervision of the Manager of US Payroll Operations.
- Calculate, compile and submit accurate information and adjustments into the payroll processing software for assigned employee groups.
- Calculate miscellaneous pay components in compliance with federal, state, and/or local policies and tax guidelines.
- Create, review, and audit manual checks.
- Prepare manual upload files used in the processing of payroll.
- Garnishment Payroll Entries and review
- Help to support employee receivables process
- Detect and resolve routine and complex payroll anomalies
- Prepare external reports to internal business partners and research GL matters
- Support help desk team by answering and resolving employee escalations
- Support team with special payroll projects, tax adjustments, and complex research matters.
- High School Diploma with 3 or more years progressive payroll experience
- Intermediate knowledge of Excel required
- Strong attention to detail
- Deadline Oriented
- Prior experience with UKG Pro Payroll, Costpoint Payroll, or Deltek T&E Systems highly desired
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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