Finance, Controllers, International Payroll Analyst, Jersey City

Job Description

  • Administer the executive and expatriate payrolls for Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, Middle East, and Africa.
  • Partner with Global Human Capital Management and external vendors on compensation, benefits, and foreign tax withholdings.
  • Liaise with Tax and Legal for jurisdictional tax requirements, regulatory changes, and compliance in multiple countries.
  • Responsible for wage and tax reporting in international entities involving multiple currencies and foreign exchange conversions.
  • Perform monthly variance analyses related to compensation and benefits.
  • Collaborate with the Corporate Accounting team and Legal Entity Controllers regarding reconciliations for balance sheet substantiations.
  • Coordinate funding with Treasury and Liquidity Management Team for monthly payrolls and tax payments across multiple currencies.
  • Reconcile global mobility benefits for expatriate employees including relocation allowances and tax equalization.
  • Ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley controls and quality assurance to maintain financial controls related to compensation.
  • Participate in a wide range of compensation related and ad hoc projects.

Basic QualificationsQualifications

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and remain flexible to constantly changing priorities
  • Detail oriented and ensure high level of accuracy
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team player and strong interpersonal skills
  • Customer service oriented
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality for all compensation related items
  • Proficient in EXCEL


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum of 3 years related experience

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