Willory, the nation’s only staffing and consulting firm solely focused on HR and payroll, has an immediate opportunity for a Senior Payroll Associate.

Job Title: Senior Payroll Associate
Employee Type: Full-time
Position Type: Direct Hire
Location: Cleveland, OH
Reports to: Finance Department

Position Summary

The primary objective of this role is to support the corporate payroll function, including payroll processing and preparation. 


  • Act as main system administrator to ensure proper system set up and prepare requested reports
  • Ensure compliance with payroll regulations
  • Manage system implementation
  • Update payroll records by reviewing and approving changes in exemptions
  • Load employee transfer file from H/R and W-4 updates
  • Audit SAP, HR, Timekeeping systems, ADP payroll and SAP system for consistency 
  • Pay employees by directing the production and issuance of paychecks or electronic transfers to bank accounts
  • Provide payroll information by answering questions and requests
  • Ensure that all transactions are processed accurately and timely
  • Support of internal and external audit requirements 


  • 5+ years of experience, with payroll supervisory experience
  • Degree in relevant field
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Excel and Word; knowledge of SAP HR preferred.


  • Excellent communications skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical mindset
  • Robust interpersonal skills
Payroll $23


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