CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Payroll Analyst I in Charleston, South Carolina

Payroll Analyst I

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Payroll Analyst I

Category: Business Consulting, Strategy and Digital Transformation

City: Charleston, South Carolina, United States

Position ID: J0918-0378

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI Federal is expanding their presence in Charleston, SC with one of their existing customers. Due to contractual requirements, the position requires US Citizenship and qualified candidates must have an ACTIVE Secret Clearance.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Duties include, but not limited to:

Performs entry-level payroll processing activities in support of the government and other Agencies/Customers as required.

Time & attendance.

Processing payroll.

Computing wages and overtime.

Calculating basic payroll deductions.

Conducting some financial analysis to resolve discrepancies to include over/under payments.

Checking and auditing timekeeping records for compliance with established federal/local/country law standards.

Maintaining time and attendance and payroll records.

Managing basic pay action inquiries within an automated software system.

Act as a liaison with other departments to resolve payroll issues and correct mistakes in a timely manner.

Entering new hires into the payroll system.

Answering/resolving basic questions about pay discrepancies.

Preparing correspondence and communicating with other departments via e-mail.

Review and prepare basic statistical/financial/operational reports.

Monitoring and posting basic changes in pay, pay plans, personnel actions, health benefits, allowances, insurance, leave, tax status and other miscellaneous changes.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:


Associates Degree and at least 2 years of experience or a Bachelor’s Degree

and at least 6 months experience in payroll, accounting, business administration, human resources, computer science or financial analysis.

Must have some experience working in financial or payroll automated systems, such as PeopleSoft and be able to create and work with spreadsheets and/or databases.

Should be organized, analytical, have good problem solving, customer service and interpersonal skills, as well as encompass a strong attention to detail and be an excellent communicator (verbal and writing).

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.