What is the opportunity?
The Global Payroll Accountant is the primary point of contact for the administration of the Global Assignment and Cross-Border Commuter Policies in the U.S., and is responsible for accurate calculation and processing of earnings and taxes for W-2 and 1042S reporting. This role serves as a point of contact for all RBC employees subject to the Commuting Policy whether cross-border or interstate travelers. This position maintains a high standard of customer care, actively listening to employees to understand their need and point of view, and respecting privacy.
What will you do?
Global Payroll employee point of contact for all U.S. employees impacted by the Cross Border Commuting Policy and the Global Assignment Policy for short-term or long-term assignment
Global Payroll Business Partner point of contact works with tax firms, RBC Cross-Border Advisor, and RBC Global Assignment Advisor as needed to review and take proper action to resolve any issues related to W2, 1042-S, and/or TEQ
Database maintains listings of employees subject to the Cross-Border Commuting and Global Assignments
Immigration and Relocation
Payroll Processing for Cross-Border Commuting and Global Assignments
General Ledger: Reconciles tax benefit liability account monthly and makes adjustments via payroll system and/or journal entry to clear balances based on reimbursement or write-offs.
Invoicing payroll costs for expatriate employees including verification, funding, and GL journal entries
What do you need to succeed?
Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field, or a professional equivalent
3-5 years payroll experience
1-3 years global payroll experience with emphasis on relocation, and 1-3 years general ledger and reconciliation experience
Working knowledge of SAP
Solid knowledge of payroll taxes and GAAP accounting
1-3 years payroll experience in multi-state environment
Certified Payroll Professional (CPP)
Strong Microsoft Office (Excel and Word) skills
Meticulous attention to detail
What's in it for you?
We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.
Client First: We will always earn the right to be our clients' first choice
Collaboration: We win as One RBC
Accountability: We take ownership for personal and collective high performance
Diversity & Inclusion: We embrace diversity for innovation and growth
Integrity: We hold ourselves to the highest standards to build trust
Royal Bank of Canada is Canada's largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization. We are one of North America's leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 37 other countries. For more information, please visit rbc.com.
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Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment
RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.
Address: 60 South 6th Street
Work Hours/Week: 40
Work Environment: Office
Employment Type: Regular - U.S.
Career Level: Experienced Hire/Professional
Pay Type: Salaried
Required Travel (%): 0
People Manager: No
Application Deadline: 04/06/2019
Req ID: 183881
Ad Code(s): None
Royal Bank Of Canada