The Controller Department at the University of North Texas System is seeking to hire a Senior Director for Payroll to join our team. The Senior Director for Payroll oversees the financial management and operation of payroll, including processing, time & labor, and tax related operations, for UNT System and member institutions. The Senior Director will also be responsible for developing strategies for efficient and effective processing and reporting payroll. This position's primary responsibility is to provide leadership to ensure the organizational effectiveness and financial integrity of the payroll functions, directing the activities of the Payroll team and staff members ensuring a high effective and customer-service focused team. The UNT System utilizes PeopleSoft HCM for its human resource and payroll operations and this position will provide direction in improving the use of that system or any other directly or indirectly related systems.
This position is located at the UNT System Business Service Center (Woodhill Square) in Denton.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in a business related field and eight years of closely related professional experience.
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:
* Master's degree (Business Administration or related field) * Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) * Experience in a higher education or State of Texas Agency * Knowledge of PeopleSoft HCM
Internal Number: 154448
About University of North Texas System
The University of North Texas System (UNT System or UNTS) includes the University of North Texas in Denton (UNT), the University of North Texas Health Science Center (UNTHSC) in Fort Worth and the University of North Texas at Dallas (UNTD). The UNT System Administration is based in Downtown Dallas. The UNT System also provides high-quality, innovative, and affordable legal education in downtown Dallas at the UNT Dallas College of Law.