Payroll Analyst

RGP - Detroit, MI

RGP is a global Consulting and Executive Search firm helping some of the most recognized companies in the world work differently. Whether it’s a position in Accounting, Finance, Audit, Tax, Technology, Human Resources or Supply Chain, we understand the challenges in finding the next opportunity on your career path. We will connect you to opportunities that matter, putting your expertise to best use while developing skills for the future.

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As we continue to grow and deepen our impact on organizations around the world, we are looking for the right people to place in key executive roles. If you are interested in finding the best opportunity on your career path, there a few things you should know about RGP:

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As a Payroll Analyst, you will ensure accurate processing and recording of company’s payroll, provide timely and accurate financial information, and participate in daily data entry associated with the processing of payroll. In this role, you will investigate payroll information, prepare garnishment reports, complete employment verifications, post journal entries, complete quarterly audits, and perform database maintenance.


Research, analyze, and retrieve data to prepare and maintain complex payroll records, summaries, and reports.
Reconcile differences within the established payroll, benefit, retirement, and accounting systems using critical analysis skills.
Review timesheets for days/hours worked and calculate and record salary adjustments as necessary.
Research and analyze discrepancies and process appropriate corrections.
Ensure the accuracy of payroll and benefit codes.
Calculate and apply garnishment deduction orders.


Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, or related field preferred
3-5 years of Payroll experience
Strong analytical and accounting skills
Equal Opportunity Employer
RGP is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or veteran status, and encourage all applicants to apply.