OverviewThe Madison Square Garden Company (MSG) is a world leader in live sports and entertainment experiences. The company presents or hosts a broad array of premier events in its diverse collection of iconic venues: New York's Madison Square Garden, Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall and Beacon Theatre; the Forum in Inglewood, CA; and The Chicago Theatre. Other MSG properties include legendary sports franchises: the New York Knicks (NBA) and the New York Rangers (NHL); two development league teams - the Westchester Knicks (NBAGL) and the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL); and esports teams through Counter Logic Gaming, a leading North American esports organization, and Knicks Gaming, MSG's NBA 2K League franchise. In addition, the Company features the popular original production - the Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes - and through Boston Calling Events, produces New England's preeminent Boston Calling Music Festival. Also under the MSG umbrella is TAO Group, a world-class hospitality group with globally-recognized entertainment dining and nightlife brands: Tao, Marquee, Lavo, Avenue, Beauty & Essex and Vandal. More information is available at www.themadisonsquaregardencompany.comRole SummaryThe Payroll Coordinator is responsible for the coordination, input, processing, verification and reporting of the payroll process function, including review and input of employee tax setup, direct deposit, responding to employee's inquiries, printing and distributing checks as well as provide support to HR and payroll team when requested. This position requires an individual who can work well in a fast-paced, high volume environment.Specific Functions/Activities Summary* Assist in processing the weekly, bi-weekly, disbursement of multi-state, multi-location payrolls, consistent with federal and state wage and hour laws and Labor to ensure accuracy and completion. Provide customer support to MSG employee inquiries which includes researching calls/inquiries from management and employees pertaining to their pay, and provide timely response. Assist Payroll Manager and Analyst in proactively identifying potential issues with weekly and bi-weekly payroll and escalate appropriately through the proper communication channels. Conduct independent reviews of all Payroll processing prior to confirmation to ensure accuracy of pay. Perform system input of Federal and State tax setup as requested for new or existing employees. Print and distribute checks accordingly. Provide support to HR Business partners as well as the Payroll team as needed.Qualifications* Minimum 1-2 years of experience in house payroll processing including reporting expertise. BA/BS degree in accounting/finance or equivalent work experience. Excellent analytical, problem solving, knowledge of payroll principles and best practices. Intermediate proficiency using MS Office: Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Automated Timekeeping System as it relates to payroll processing. Ability to analyze information and use logic and process to address work-related issues and problems. Collaborative in nature. Excellent communication skills. Excellent problem solving and analytical skills. Detail Oriented. A passion for customer service and bringing that to life within the function.EducationCandidates who have completed 60 credits of college-level coursework (representing 2 years), or have shown similar self-development through certifications, trade school coursework, etc. are preferred. Educational requirements may differ from job to job based on the role.EEO StatementAt MSG we value diversity and are looking for extraordinary employees of all backgrounds! MSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, sexual and reproductive health choices, national origin, citizenship, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, MSG complies with all applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in all locations.
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