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Senior Payroll/Time & Attendance IT Analyst Job in Cleveland, Ohio US

Senior Payroll/Time & Attendance IT Analyst

The Sherwin-Williams Company - Cleveland, OH

Posted: 7/6/2020 - Expires: 10/4/2020

Job ID: 218723686

Job Description

Here, we believe there's not one path to success, we believe in careers that grow with you. Whoever you are or wherever you come from in the world, there's a place for you at Sherwin-Williams. We provide you with the opportunity to explore your curiosity and drive us forward. We'll give you the space to share your strengths and we want you to show us what you can do. You can innovate, grow and discover in a place where you can thrive and Let Your Colors Show!
Sherwin-Williams values the unique talents and abilities from all backgrounds and characteristics. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, including individuals with disabilities and Protected Veterans.

The Senior Payroll/Time & Attendance IT Analyst role is responsible for implementing and supporting Kronos/ADP/Ceridian Dayforce Payroll and Time & Attendance solution for Sherwin-Williams Company. As part of implementation projects, the incumbent will be required to participate in requirements definition workshops, assist with developing design documentation, configure, develop interfaces and reports and work on data migration, system testing & end-user training. In addition, the incumbent will be responsible to work on production support and proactively seek opportunities to improve business processes and leverage standard functionality. The incumbent will work together with Global IT teams, Vendor team and Business teams on aforementioned tasks.

Essential Functions

Strategy & Planning
*Ensure that applications meet business requirements and systems goals, fulfill end-user requirements, and identify and resolve systems issues.
*Review and analyze existing applications effectiveness and efficiency, and then develop strategies for improving or leveraging these systems.
*Proactively seek opportunities for support reduction through effective training, root cause analysis and process refinement.
*Actively engage business management to understand vision and ensure business needs are met.

Acquisition & Deployment
*Gather requirements, analyzes, creates design documents, and performs impact analysis for application changes.
*Plan and organize tasks, reports progress, manages and coordinates with consultants for implementations.
*Track project deliverables and meet dedicated timelines.
*Collaborate with analysts, designers, and system owners in the testing of new software programs and applications.
*Analyze documentation and technical specifications of any new application under deployment or consideration to determine its intended functionality.
*Plan and organize for assigned tasks and report progress in defined intervals to stakeholders.

Operational Management
*Plan and test application and database changes, installation of upgrades, patches and new versions, interact with Development, Business Process Owners and Infrastructure teams.
*Manage open issues, delegate requests and work with business owners to prioritize and resolve in a timely manner
*Work with cross-project and Ceridian Global Support Teams to resolve functional
performance/operational issues.
*Create and maintain system documentation when needed.
*Troubleshoot failures in scheduled jobs.
*Analyze, design, develop, test and deploy.

Incidental Functions
*Attend management meetings on behalf of team.
*Assist with hiring activities and fulfilling affirmative action obligations and ensuring compliance with the equal employment opportunity policy.
*Assist with projects as may be required to contribute to efficiency and effectiveness of the work.*Up to 25% travel required.
*Evening and weekend work may be required to support operational needs, primarily conference calls.

Position Requirements

Formal Education & Certification
*Bachelor degree or foreign equivalent in related field or equivalent experience.

Knowledge & Experience
*5+ years total IT experience.
*3+ years of experience working in Time & Attendance and/or Payroll functions or systems like Ceridian Dayforce, Kronos, ADP etc.
*2+ of integration and reports experience.
*Working knowledge of software development and support methodologies.
*Demonstrated skill in preparation and maintenance of implementation documents.
*Understanding of essential business functions in order to translate business requirements into system configurations.
*Intermediate/Advanced knowledge and use of Microsoft Office products.
*Demonstrated ability to research complex issues, develop plans for correcting data, and ability to communicate mitigation plans to all involved parties.

 Personal Attributes
*Strong written and oral communications skills.
*Proven ability and initiative to learn and research new concepts, ideas, and technologies quickly.
*Strong systems/process orientation with demonstrated analytical thinking, organization skills and problem solving skills.
*Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
*Ability to quickly pick up new tools and technologies.
*Willingness and ability to train and teach others.
*Ability to facilitate meetings and follow up with resulting action items.
*Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
*Strong presentation and interpersonal skills.
*Ability to work effectively in a multi-cultural environment, and to lead and influence cross-organizationally with and without direct authority.
*Ability to effectively move forward on tasks even with ambiguous or changing requirements.

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status now or in the future.

Sherwin-Williams is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, marital status or any other consideration prohibited by law or by contract.
As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, Sherwin-Williams requests state and local employment services delivery systems to provide priority referral of Protected Veterans.

Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Cleveland
Work Locations: US OH Cleveland Headquarters
101 West Prospect Ave 
 Cleveland 44115

Sherwin-Williams is proud to be an Affirmative Action, Equal Employment Opportunity, Inclusion and Diversity Supportive Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, marital status or any other consideration prohibited by law or by contract.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting priority referral of protected veterans.

Job Summary

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Full Time Employee
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Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
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