Hired is hiring a

Payroll Manager

San Francisco, United States

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The Payroll Manager will own global payroll processing, administer benefit plans, assist with relevant accounting functions for the Hired team worldwide.  The ideal candidate has a strong Payroll background, is seeking a challenging role with a variety of job responsibilities, and an opportunity to provide excellent customer service to an international team.  The Payroll Manager will report to the Vice President of Finance.  


  • Responsible for the preparation and processing of multi-state payroll using ADP Workforce Now, ensuring compliance with various state and local tax reporting requirements
  • Responsible for the preparation and processing of international payroll using both ADP and third party services, ensuring compliance with various national and local tax reporting requirements
  • Identify and enter into contract with an international payroll vendor, and manage international payroll transition from outsourced third-party provider to in-house management
  • Own the payroll systems, including ADP and working with outsourced payroll providers outside of the US
  • Maintain accurate employee data and track employee mobility
  • Calculate and track vacation and sick leave accruals where appropriate including overtime and and withholding status
  • Responsible for the preparation and recording of payroll journal entries, accruals and GL accounts reconciliations
  • Provide prompt, friendly and efficient customer service to employees who have questions regarding their pay, deductions, or the payroll process
  • Report on and process benefit program deductions including, but not limited to medical, dental, vision, optional life insurance, commuter, FSA, and 401(k)
  • Coordinate and assist with census, audit, and other reporting requests
  • Help administer benefit plans and assist with new hire onboarding; respond to employee questions, and investigate and resolve issues
  • Perform special projects or other duties as requested


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance, or a related field
  • At least 5 years work experience in a Payroll / Accounting role
  • Previous experience managing multi-state payroll using ADP, preferably Workforce Now
  • International payroll experience
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and accounting systems
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of benefit administration and basic wage and hour laws  
  • Exemplary organization and attention to detail required
  • Ability to independently ascertain the need for and maintain confidentiality
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills, with a strong customer service focus
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced, rapidly growing organization
  • Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) a plus!
  • Experience with Netsuite a big plus!
  • Start-up experience a big plus!


  • Competitive compensation & equity options
  • Open vacation & sick time
  • Flexible work hours
  • Employer paid health insurance, vision, and dental
  • 401(k)
  • Pre-tax commuter benefit
  • Gym reimbursement
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Weekly educational classes & catered lunch

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