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Manager of Global Payroll

Date: Dec 29, 2021

Location: Remote, US

Company: Syniti

Syniti is an innovative, global leader in Enterprise Data Management. With smart and powerful resources like our award-winning software platform and premier consultants, Syniti helps the world’s top enterprises create unique advantage and value with their data. Whether the goal is bringing new products to market faster, accelerating time-to-value for a new ERP system or corporate acquisition, powering new AI/ML initiatives, or increasing profitability by eliminating inefficiencies, Syniti ensures your business’s data is a high-performing and trusted asset. Syniti is also a preferred data solution used by the world’s top system integrators, and a portfolio company of BridgeGrowth Partners LLC. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with offices in 25 countries around the world, Syniti operates in all global regions and industry verticals, and maintains a 100% client success rate across thousands of complex data projects and initiatives.

Manager of Global Payroll

Direct and manage the US and global payroll process (20 payrolls, 1400 employees) by leveraging local and regional staff, providing clear standards and policies, and putting in place a support structure that ensures continuity and for Syniti’s growing business. This position will report to the VP Global Controller.

Key focus areas:

  • Ability to quickly inspire and bring global employees up to speed on new responsibilities. Proactively identifying and correcting gaps or single-points of failure
  • Investigate areas of complexity to develop recommendations that can be acted on by management (e.g. PTO accruals, etc.)
  • Capacity to manage multiple priorities in a way that keeps the day-to-day going, but not at the expense of meaningful improvements in other priorities
  • Investigate and lead new system enhancements or vendor changes that improve performance, stability, or reduce costs (e.g. SuccessFactors enhancements, new payroll vendors, etc.)
  • Deep understanding of the accounting for payroll related transactions/balances
  • Ability to step in to plan and quickly execute the integration of acquisitions
  • Bring to closure difficult international employee tax issues with the assistance of outside experts
  • Manage the 401(k)-plan audit and 5500 filing process
  • Maintain the employee and director equity grants and capitalization table
  • Special projects as required



  • BS/BA in Finance, Accounting or a related major preferred
  • Experience with ADP Workforce Now and other payroll platforms desired
  • 10 years’ experience managing global payrolls
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and a “can-do” attitude who will drive positive change
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
  • A skilled manager who doesn’t mind getting in the detail
  • Experience in a global technology company desired
  • Strong communications and presentation skills


Syniti is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

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