Nebraska Wesleyan University is seeking a full-time Payroll Specialist working within the Human Resources department and is responsible for processing university payroll, ensuring compliance with payroll laws and university policies, data entry, analysis, and verification of information within our Payroll system, and integration of new technology in our department to continue to enhance payroll services for NWU employees.
This position reports to the Assistant VP of Human Resources and requires a cross-functional relationship with the accounting department for payroll processing, general ledger accounting for payroll items, and support of payroll compliance and reporting. In addition, the Payroll Specialist will collaborate with faculty, staff, and students.
NWU offers a competitive wage and comprehensive benefits plan including Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Disability benefits, Retirement, seven weeks of paid time off per year as an exempt employee through vacation and holidays, and 100% tuition discount for dependents after one year of service.
Commitment to Diversity:
Diversity is a core value of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s mission and we embrace it as a source of strength. Applicants are encouraged to demonstrate how they are able to enhance and embrace this University core value in a diversity statement submitted as part of their application materials.
Nebraska Wesleyan University provides equal educational and employment opportunities to qualified persons in all areas of university operation without regard to religion or creed, age, genetic information, gender identity and expression, sexual identity and orientation, veteran status, disability, marital status, race, or national or ethnic origin, in compliance with state and federal laws, including but not limited to Title XII, Title IX, and the ADA. E-Verify, EOE.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, a resume, a diversity statement as a writing sample, and the names of three professional references at the following URL: https://nebrwesleyan.applicantpro.com/jobs/. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Please visit the NWU website for more information about our institution: nebrwesleyan.edu