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Payroll Administrator

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Job ID 294014 Date posted 07/08/2024 Location : Costa Rica Category  HUMAN RESOURCES Job Status  Salaried Full Time
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Job Purpose and Impact

The Payroll Administrator will provide support to human resource services spanning payroll, benefits and other transactions. In this role, you will ensure efficient service center operations, technology and transactions.

Key Accountabilities

  • Support the development of standards and procedures to handle employee questions and transactions and administer human resource programs.
  • Support the coordination of services with the human resource information systems, program managers and technology specialists.
  • Help lead the organization's human resources.
  • Analyze data and modify compensation and benefits policies to establish competitive programs and ensure compliance with legal requirements.
  • Maintain employment records related to events, such as hiring, termination, leaves, transfers, or promotions, using human resources management system software.
  • Handle complex clerical, administrative, technical or customer support issues under minimal supervision, while escalating only the most complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma, secondary education level or equivalent
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience 
  • Intermediate Excel
  • Intermediate English
  • Experience in Payroll processes
  • Human resources certificate
  • Advanced student or graduate in HR or related careers
  • Experience in South America Payroll processes
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