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Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.
Right on pace with Target’s distinctive retail brand, Target Finance and Accounting are transforming for the better. As so much more than a behind-the-scenes number-cruncher, you will be a truly collaborative partner with a seat at the table. You’ll bring your unique point of view, experience and passion for the work to your team and internal clients. Within Finance Operations, you’ll enjoy the interesting challenges of the competitive retail space, and you’ll have a 360-degree impact—rather than on just one part of the business. You’ll see your contributions come to life in virtually every area of this dynamic enterprise. And you’ll grow and be challenged in your career while having a healthy balance with life outside of work.
A role in the Finance Operations calls on your skills for quality financial and operational reporting and analytics, ensuring accurate financials while providing thoughtful and responsive support, expertise and guidance to business partners. Your role will be critical to ensuring the success of Target’s business initiatives and core retail operations.
As Sr Analyst, Payroll Operations, you will play a critical role in ensuring payroll is processed timely and accurately for all U.S. team members. You will lead the day-to-day transactional activities of the Payroll Operations team and ensure all operational and accounting processes and controls are effective for timely, accurate and compliant payroll activities. In addition, you will be responsible for executing complex operational plans, leading cross-functional process improvement initiatives, and other assigned projects for the Payroll Operations team to create the foundation for excellent operations and ensure that new solutions meet our requirements for completeness and accuracy. Developing strong relationships with key partners including the Global Payroll team in India, Human Resources, Benefits, Compensation, Finance, Legal and Employee Relations is critical to success in this role. Given the volume and complexity of the regulatory environment, you will work closely with the Sr Manager, Payroll Operations to ensure operations are compliant with all Payroll regulations, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and Sarbanes Oxley by developing and maintaining a robust system of internal controls and processes. You’ll lead the requirements and testing of new technology solutions and incident recoveries with our product and technology partners. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
- B.A/B.S degree or equivalent experience
- 5 years of Payroll Business experience
- Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) certification or ability to obtain CPP within two years
- Strong team leadership skills and ability to lead and develop others in a team setting
- Experience in compliance research and internal controls
- High level of curiosity, initiative, and the desire to learn end to end processes to drive improvements
- Ability to manage ambiguity in a fast-paced environment and react to ad hoc requests with a resilient and adaptable approach
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to connect with partners across the organization to identify and resolve issues
- Comfortable with technology, testing, and working with engineers to resolve system issues
- Workday Payroll experience
- Experience with in-house garnishment administration
- Payroll banking experience
This position may be considered for a Full-Time Remote or Hybrid work arrangement based on Target’s needs. A Hybrid work arrangement means the team members core role will be a blend of virtual and onsite at a Target location. A Full-Time Remote work arrangement means the team member works full-time from home or an alternate location that’s not a Target location, does not have a desk at their primary HQ work location and may travel to HQ up to 4 times a year.
Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada residents is $65,600-$118,100. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, Target cares about and invests in you as a team member, so that you can take care of yourself and your family. Find competitive benefits from financial and education to well-being and beyond.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.