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Payroll Analyst KSA Career Level- 11

Role Description

To ensure that the payroll inputs are processed, validated  accurately, completely and that all employees are paid on time while complying with internal and external regulations such as local statutory requirements, GDPR requirements, Internal Controls and company policies. To work effectively, supportively and in a timely way with all stakeholders including HR, Finance, PM, Information Security and Global Payroll.

Key Responsibilities

  • End-to-end payroll process, with clear understanding of inputs/outputs and all processing will be the core task.
  • Perform internal payroll controls and coordinate with payroll vendors to ensure that payroll processes and procedures support the achievement of Accenture internal control objectives;
  • Assist in creating RCA, review and monitor business case and other performance metrics reports, as required;
  • Payroll process model, SOW and RACI (Responsible, Accountable, Consulted, Informed) tool design and maintain and ensure consistent application of standard global and local processes
  • Support, improve and optimize payroll processes and procedures to enable organizational priorities and to optimize internal services and overall operations;
  • Build and maintain relationships with all stakeholder groups (external and internal )involved in the payroll process.
  • Assist in resolving inquiries raised by internal stakeholders, employees and/or payroll process excellence team and/or payroll vendors; internal or external audit team.
  • Participate in projects or initiatives which improve the end-to-end payroll processes or the applications used to support them;


Must have skills

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Finance and Accounting
  • 1-2 years of experience in Payroll/ Accounting/Journal entries(Finance) role
  • Experience working  in an Operations environment, comfortable working in team and managing complex and high head count data
  • Strong  communications,  customer service, and troubleshooting skills
  • Quick learner, responsible, and comfortable with flexible working hours
  • Experience with working with MS Excel
  • Must be Saudi Nationality

Preferred Skills

  • SAP / Workday knowledge
  • Any Payroll vendor system/tools knowledge
  • Vendor management and Stakeholder management experience

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