Associate Payroll Accounting Consultant

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Johnstown, Pennsylvania
  • Posted: March 16, 2017
  • Reference ID: 47262-en_US

Job Location: United States : Pennsylvania : Johnstown  



MetLife is seeking an experienced Payroll professional to join our North America Payroll operations team. Candidates should have experience with large organization payroll operations as well as an understanding of the key underlying concepts of advance payroll administration. This role will work closely with partners in reviewing operational effectiveness and supporting our periodic, quarterly and annual business requirements. Experience with PeopleSoft Payroll is desired.


  • Performs a wide variety of tasks in payroll processing activities
  • Investigate and resolve questions and problems on a timely basis
  • Ensure compliance with internal SOX reporting requirements
  • Calculate and prepare journal entries
  • Determine and correct out of balance conditions
  • Assist in annual equity and year end tasks

  • 2-5 years of relevant payroll experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong Excel Skills
  • Understanding of payroll related regulations
  • Able to participate in high performing virtual teams
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, driven, detail oriented, focused, innovative, and motivated



No travel required


Human Resources Shared Services




At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 47262 

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