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Sr. Payroll Analyst

Company: Cepheid
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Job Description:

At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving health care through fast, accurate diagnostic testing. Our mission drives us, every moment of every day, as we develop scalable, groundbreaking solutions to solve the world's most complex health challenges. Our associates are involved in every stage of molecular diagnostics, from ideation to development and delivery of testing advancements that improve patient outcomes across a range of settings. As a member of our team, you can make an immediate, measurable impact on a global scale, within an environment that fosters career growth and development.

Cepheid is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Danaher Diagnostics companies. Together, we're working at the pace of change on diagnostic tools that address the world's biggest health challenges, driven by knowing that behind every test there is a patient waiting.
Learn about the Danaher Business System which makes everything possible.

As the Payroll Analyst you will be part of the team responsible for delivering accurate and timely payroll to approximately 4600 associates on a bi-weekly basis. -You have a thorough understanding of end-to-end processing. You are detail oriented, a problem solver and able to recognize errors, issues, and inefficiencies while tracing to root cause. -This position rolls up to the Finance Team at Cepheid.

Our team is evolving as the company goes through rapid growth and must work together to remain compliant, service oriented, and meet all deadlines. -Your responsibilities will include:

Working with the team to prepare, bi-weekly payroll with emphasis on spotting and correcting inaccuracies, errors, and or omissions received from Workday.
Knowledge of GL and how payroll entries impact various account balances
How to correct reconciliation balances
Processing garnishments: Levies, Child Support, Creditor
Coordinate off-cycle payments and terminations
Quarter end processing and analyzing of data with an eye to impact on W2s
Complete adjustments, file and trace amendments as necessary through Smart Compliance (ADP)
Response to associate inquiries and assist our business partners, HR and Finance
This position will report to the Payroll Supervisor and will be located in Santa Clara, CA. The team is currently working in a hybrid model at home and in office as necessary.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

Design reports & graphs to measure our processes
Assist in developing streamlined processes as we implement new tools
Create documentation and workflows of new processes
The essential requirements of the job include:

Knowledge of tax, wage, and hour regulations at federal, state and local levels
Knowledge of various wage types; proper taxation and impact on W2
Understand key controls for SOX and Internal Audit
7+ years of progressive experience in payroll
Excel - Vlookups and Pivot Tables
Timecard audits, training and follow up with approvers
Bachelor's Degree preferred
It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

ADP PayForce or another ADP platform
System conversions
24/7 Work environments

Cepheid, a Danaher company, offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to our lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits at danaherbenefitsinfo.com .
When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we'll empower you to push the boundaries of what's possible.
If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.

When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies require all US and Puerto Rico employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. - Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

The EEO posters are available here .

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.

If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.

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