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Payroll Assistant

Job ID 69308BR Durham, North Carolina

Parexel has a great opportunity for a Payroll Assistant to join our team on a temporary basis through the end of 2021. Reporting to the Payroll Manager, you will interact closely with the HR, Benefits and Finance teams, as well as with Parexel employees and external vendors.

Key Accountabilities
  • Process timesheet correction forms, respond to employee inquiries and provide timesheet reports
  • Process the input/output of payroll changes applying all applicable payroll practices in a multi-state high volume environment.
  • Maintain employee data in the database.
  • Ad-hoc reporting including distribution of bi-weekly payroll reports to applicable departments.
  • Responsible for timely, accurate, complete payroll input.
  • Liaison with our internal HR, and Finance departments.
  • Responsible for compliance of payroll practices and policies.
  • Participate in projects as assigned.


  • Excellent writing and verbal skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills which include an ability to multitask and be
Process oriented.
  • Must have self-directed proficiency in MS Office, specifically: Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Timesheet processing desired

  • Bachelor's degree is preferred.
Language Skills
  • Strong written and communication skills

Minimum Work Experience
  • Solid working experience with ADP PayForce, Report Writer, Crystal Reports or Excel
  • Customer service experience preferred

EEO Disclaimer

Parexel is an equal opportunity employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to legally protected status, which in the US includes race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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