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Velocity Global

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Aug, 25

Fully Remote

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Technical Payroll Analyst


Velocity Global is one of the fastest-growing companies in the world and hands down one of the greatest places to work from anywhere. We accelerate the future of work beyond borders. Our global work platform simplifies the employer and employee experience through cloud-based workforce management technology, personalized expertise, and unmatched scale. As the largest global Employer of Record (also known as International PEO) in 185 countries and all 50 United States, more than 1,000 brands rely on Velocity Global to build global teams without the cost or complexity of setting up foreign legal entities or state registrations. The company offers additional services including Independent Contractor Compliance to assess a workforce, and Agent of Record (AoR) to streamline payments to contractors. Velocity Global was named a “Leader” in Global Employer of Record services by prominent analyst firm NelsonHall. Founded in 2014, we have hundreds of employees across five continents.


We are looking for a Technical Payroll Analyst to join our growing Payroll team. This position is based remotely in Europe . This full-time position calls for an individual who understands the end to end payroll cycle from an intermediary perspective and has led the automation of such processes.


Serve as the subject matter expert for all aspects of payroll systems globally.
Lead the configuration and planning for new payroll integrations.
Analyze current systems, assess user requirements, develop procedures and correct automations issues along with improving existing systems globally
Implement and facilitate the administration of tools/programs to enhance workflow and payments to externally supported employees.
Coordinate and perform the lifecycle of assigned launch projects in compliance with Velocity Global’s launch methodology (i.e. Business Analysis, Summary of Business Rule Requirements, System Configuration, Data Mapping, Parallel Testing, Live Processing and Support Transition)
Provide analytical and design expertise; system configuration; data mapping; testing and support of live payroll processing
Meet project task milestones and due dates
Coordinate and oversee project tasks assigned to other internal resources, when applicable
Proactively communicate with payroll team to keep them apprised of project status and ensure they are on track with assigned responsibilities
Track, manage, and oversee resolution of open project issues/item
Partner with IT to explain, construct and implement payroll system requirements and revisions.
Provide client service, employee service and payroll team assistance solving payroll-related processes including but not limited to malfunctions of configured pay practices.
Assist with the development of reports and/or data extraction
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not construed to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

BA/BS in Finance/Accounting or equivalent working experience required
5+ years’ experience in a senior analyst or higher HRIS and/or Payroll analytics
Business proficiency in the English language required
3-5 years of Payroll Implementation Experience – either from a payroll service and/or system perspective, as well as associated ongoing maintenance.
2 years’ experience in a matrixed, multi-site organization
Demonstrated advanced skills in Excel and/or database application, applying excellent analytical techniques; Proficient with Word and PowerPoint.
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Must demonstrate critical thinking skills and initiative through individual research and drive
Ability to maintain a strict level of confidentiality and exercise extreme discretion, sound judgment, and diplomacy
Must be able to work independently and within a team


At Velocity Global, we foster a values-driven culture. From the interview process, to performance evaluations, we center our values in our day-to-day. We move with Velocity and we build relationships with Professionalism, through trust and respect. Our Integrity leads us to do the right thing at all times. We Empower each other to decision-making with accountability while always striving to be of Service, to our clients and to one another. We are a #PeopleFirst organization. Our global team consists of conscientious individuals, passionate about work and life, and we are committed to putting our employees first, in all that we do.

We have a passion for all things international business and thrive in a fast paced, high-growth environment. If you want to work for a professional, global, inclusive and innovative company, we'd love to meet you!

At Velocity Global, we value inclusion and belonging. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates regardless of age, ancestry, race, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, protected family care or medical leave status, race, religion (including beliefs and practices or the absence thereof), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us at