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Payroll Specialist II - 1141

Date: May 13, 2019

Location: Parsippany, US, 00000

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world’s largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide.  Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world’s largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we’ve built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation.  This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives.  Join us on our journey of growth!

We offer a competitive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription coverage starting on the first day. We also offer Disability and Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, 6% match on the 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and Tuition Assistance.

Job Description

The Payroll Administrator is responsible for all payroll entries, deductions, and payments in assigned areas.  Performs a variety of record keeping and payroll processing activities. 


Essential Duties & Responsibilities                                                                           


  1. Perform and administer the entire payroll process for US, Puerto Rico and Canada including the preparation, input and review for assigned pay groups.  Update various payroll forms including W-4’s and direct deposits.  Ensure compliance of HR payroll related policies.
  2. Update time keeping system to include new hires, terminations, department & supervisor changes, run periodic & year end audits, complete user access forms, post time to payroll system.
  3.  Initiates, maintains and releases garnishment orders assigned working closely with legal to ensure  compliance standards are met accurately, timely and consistently.  Run garnishment reports and compare against the payroll system statement of payment reports.
  4. Union payables – NJ & MO, enter Third Party Sick Pay – STD/LTD, enter quarterly into payroll system and reconcile, processing of tax payments not processed by payroll system ie; Occupational Tax, NV modified business tax payment and reporting of required states workers comp hours.
  5. Administration of unemployment services ensuring timely response to inquiries ensuring compliance and maintenance/updates of SUI Tax Rates in ADP self-service.
  6. Processing and reconciliation of tax payments not processed by payroll system ie:  NJ Assessments, NV modified business tax payment and various reporting of required states workers comp hours.
  7. Process manual checks as needed.
  8. Monitor Payroll Customer Service emails, iPay resets, mail distribution and other administrative duties as assigned.


Education Required:      

  • High School diploma or GED

Experience Required:    

  • 2 years of payroll administration in medium to large organization

Experience Preferred:   

  • 2+ years of payroll experience in medium to large organization
  • Associates degree in related field preferred

Specialized or Technical Knowledge Licenses, Certifications needed:        

  • ADP system knowledge

Physical Requirements                                                                                                                 

1.            Able to sit for extended periods of time Frequent

2.            Able to use general office and telecommunications equipment

3.            Capable of meeting Teva’s employee attendance requirements


Human Resources

Sub Function

HR Payroll

Reports To

Payroll Lead

Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.