Lead Payroll Analyst

Silicon Valley Bank   •  

Santa Clara, CA

Industry: Financial Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 266 days ago

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Silicon Valley Bank is looking for a Lead Payroll Analyst to join our Payroll team. Leveraging your experience with dynamic payroll processes and systems, ensure the day-to-day operations of US payroll occurs timely and accurately.


  • Maintain processing schedule, ensuring that deadlines are met by all team members
  • Make critical processing decisions, when needed
  • Act as a point of escalation for the payroll team, providing guidance, making decisions and using judgement to further escalate to others if needed
  • Using Workday run various reporting, auditing results and working with other HR teams to ensure accuracy
  • Proactively review and troubleshoot processes; use Excel and Workday to develop additional review capabilities
  • Interface with HR Business Partners and others to resolve complicated payment situations in an independent manner
  • Contribute to the creation and execution of a payroll optimization plan, reviewing all existing processes and identify opportunities and methods to streamline and improve
  • Assist the Senior Global Payroll manager with various projects as needed

Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years of proven experience processing multi-state payroll for at least 1,000 employees
  • 2+ years of proven experience with WorkdayPayroll and WorkdayReporting
  • 2+ years of proven experience in a team lead or equivalent role
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple competing priorities
  • Strong leadership skill with the ability to push the team and engage other teams as necessary to meet timelines
  • Strong analytical skills with an intermediate experience with Microsoft Excel including V-Lookups and pivot tables
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot, identify and prioritize issues; and to propose and implement the best solutions for the company

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