Coordinate payroll activities for special, unique, and annual payments such as minimum wage updates, annual bonuses, or annual health insurance changes.  Identify tables and codes for revisions; validate revisions & updates accuracy and effective dates.

Import, validate, and load time-keeping; calculate retroactive pay and overtime changes. Validate PTO programs accrue and deduct accurately.  Reconcile year-end vacation cut-off and purge.

Prepare journal entries with supporting documentation.  Prepare financial reports and forecast expenditures for treasury and finance.

Reviews, verifies, and tracks gathered documentation for internal audits and litigation requests.

Test payroll software revisions and releases for usability (UAT) and functionality (SIT) against business and one’s own expectations.  Document test script failures; working outside the test script, apply experience of real world situations and document failures.  Provide feedback to software release team.

Draft Gantt chart charts, job aids, process flow charts, procedures and similar to support effective operations.  Identify Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for improvement initiative.  Recommend continual improvements to increase efficiencies.

MINIMUM Requirements


Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, Management Information Systems or equivalent discipline.  In lieu of bachelor’s degree, an additional four years of directly related analytical and systems experience may be considered.


At least 4 years Workday Payroll analytics experience with increasingly more responsibility

Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) preferred

Experience with SOX 404 internal control procedures for payroll

Strong excel (Pivot tables, index) working application

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Accurate mathematical and reconciliation skills

Professional verbal and written communication skills

Process and continual improvement driven

Ability to research and learn advanced Excel skills to enhance efficiencies and effectiveness

Payroll Analyst II


Upload failed. Max size for files is 10 MB.
Thank you for submitting your resume to Louisiana Job Connection.

Your information has been submitted to the employer.

Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.