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Title:  Payroll Accountant


Research Triangle Park, NC, US, 27709

Requisition ID:  50781


Are you data-driven?  We at NetApp believe in the transformative power of data – to expand customer touchpoints, to foster greater innovation, and to optimize operations.  We are designed for simplicity, optimized to protect, created to embrace future opportunity, and open to enrich choice.  We are the data authority for hybrid cloud, and we are helping our customers realize the full potential of their data.


We’ve built a Data Fabric for a data-driven world – to simplify and integrate data management across the resources that are best for the business.  With the Data Fabric, our customers can harness the power of cloud data services, build cloud infrastructures, and modernize storage through data management.

Job Summary

Payroll Accounting Specialist with solid understanding of payroll accounting and process procedures.  This position is responsible for addressing the payroll accounting/funding requirements each pay period.  Must have a good understanding of the ProBusiness Payroll system, R&R report writing and will assume the day to day template preparation for ADP.  Must be able to multi-task and have strong cross-functional relationships.  Must be able to demonstrate the ability to manage the payroll accounting functions that are moderately complex in nature where general accounting judgment is required in solving accounting issues and making recommendations for best practices. 

Job Requirements

-Support the COS ADP operations team preparing various payroll processing templates to provide accurate, timely, information for ADP to properly process payments for US and Canada employees.

-Process Payroll accounting functions which include bi-weekly preparation of payroll information for US & Canada and complete the funding for US & Canada payments each pay period.

-Reconcile Stock (ESPP), FSA, & 401(K) accounts each pay period for payroll report accuracy.

-Prepare R&R ad-hoc reports as needed for a variety of payroll projects, as needed.

-Resolve Tier 3 payroll research/resolution employee issues with ADP.

-Ensure compliance with Sox and other payroll policies and procedures.

Education & Experience

- Degree or equivilant expereince desired

-Requires 8 to 10 years payroll and or general accounting experience.

-Prefer large company experience with annual revenues of at least $1B


So get ready to tap into the data visionary within, and join us as we accelerate digital transformation and empower our customers to change the world with data!


If you ask a NetApp employee why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: the people. At NetApp, our culture is at the heart of what we do. We place importance in trust, integrity, teamwork, and caring above all else. NetApp is a place where people are empowered to make a difference. Empowered to innovate. Empowered to collaborate. Empowered to help ourselves and others be data-driven and change the world. We take care of each other, our customers, our partners, and our communities simply because it’s the right thing to do.


We work hard but also recognize the importance of work-life balance for our employees because what’s important to them is important to us!  Recently we implemented Family First, which encourages employees to take paid time off to bond with a new child (through birth or adoption) or to care for a family member with a serious health condition.  Our volunteer time off program is best in class, offering employees 40 hours of paid time off per year to donate their time with their favorite organizations.  We provide comprehensive medical, dental, wellness and vision plans for you and your family.  We offer educational assistance, legal services, and access to discounts and fitness centers. We also offer financial savings programs to help you plan for your future.  


Join us and see what empowerment can do. 



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