Job Location:
St. Louis, MO

About Us:


Barry-Wehmiller is a diversified global supplier of engineering consulting and manufacturing technology for the packaging, corrugating, sheeting and paper-converting industries. By blending people-centric leadership with disciplined operational strategies and purpose-driven growth, Barry-Wehmiller has become a $3 billion organization with nearly 12,000 team members united by a common belief: to use the power of business to build a better world.


Job Description:

Job Description:

You will be part of the project team to implement the Ceridian Dayforce payroll module globally at Barry-Wehmiller, working with our enterprise team to define the system requirements. We anticipate this role to transition after implementation to lead analyst on the payroll system as part of our HRIS team. The ideal candidate will have a love of technology and proven track record of providing successful analysis and solutions to business problems related to payroll. They are a creative problem solver and a proactive agile learner who enjoys working in a fast-paced, fun, people-centric environment. They are diligent and focused on details, particularly with communication, follow-up, and documentation. They will thrive in an environment that aspires to people and performance in harmony, where every team member is expected to Care for Others and Perform with Excellence.

Our ideal candidate also has:

  • Understanding of payroll software solutions or business application software with the ability to troubleshoot and perform root cause and impact analysis
  • Demonstrate troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Aligning technical solutions to a culture of people and performance in harmony
  • Ability to communicate clearly and technically in both written and verbal communications
  • Ability to multi-task and perform effectively under pressure
  • An independent learner, intellectually curious and comfortable digging for information, in order to understand and resolve issues
  • Ability to learn and assimilate information quickly with a desire to continually learn


  • Subject matter expert for the Dayforce Payroll module and Managed Services.
  • Support the day-to-day function of payroll processing from a systems perspective.
  • Offer and provide in-depth analysis and recommend solutions to business problems.
  • Research eligibility issues which result from import extracts and provide direction of necessary adjustments and fixes to vendor files.
  • Identify issues related to pay eligibility to employee populations, taking a global approach by recognizing issues and researching to see if others may be impacted.
  • Understand and explain systems features as they relate to customer needs.
  • Process Improvements – participate as a SME in quality improvement projects; lead and support internal organizational change initiatives; recommend product enhancements that will benefit our clients or the managed support model


  • 3+ years payroll systems experience
  • Ability to recognize complex problems, analyze situations and provide suggested implemented resolutions
  • Ability to compare large data sets, organize data and summarize findings
  • Understanding of the Ceridian Dayforce product, with the ability to troubleshoot and perform root cause analysis.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including v-lookups and pivot tables
  • Experience with Workday HCM or other cloud based HCM platform
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and PowerPoint and experience tracking information in case management systems
  • Ability to compare and analyze system requirements to system functionality.
  • Experience in transferring knowledge to others (coaching & mentoring)
  • Enthusiasm, a strong work ethic, and optimistic attitude



At Barry-Wehmiller we recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job.  If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying.  We know that our differences often can bring about innovation, excellence and meaningful work—therefore, people from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply to our positions.  Please let us know if you require reasonable accommodations during the interview process.

Barry-Wehmiller is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V This organization uses E-Verify.


Applicants may be subject to pre-employment screening which may include drug screening, reference checks, employment verifications, background screening and/or skills assessments.



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