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Specialist, Payroll


Logistics at full potential. 


At GXO, we’re constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels, who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. You know that a positive work environment creates happy employees, which boosts productivity and dedication. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.


As the Specialist, Payroll, you will assist in the preparation, review, and processing of company payroll and relative information for our Supply Chain business units. You will provide support to the Manager, Payroll to ensure payroll is processed accurately and timely.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Review and resolve ServiceNow cases
  • Enter adjustment data into ECP for inclusion in payroll processing
  • Review hours and correct errors to ensure accuracy of payroll
  • Process termination pay and special payment requests
  • Run simulation payments for on-demand payments
  • Process weekly/bi-weekly payroll alerts
  • Process ACH notification of changes, rejected funds, and other issue resolution for direct deposit
  • Maintain check mailing instructions
  • Sort and distribute department mail
  • Issue ROEs for Canadian employee leave of absences and terminations
  • Maintain on-demand tracker
  • Initiate ACH direct deposit reversals on overpayments
  • Support special projects and system and process testing
  • Run wage queries in ECP when for subpoenas when requested by Legal
  • Reconciling regular payroll with on demand payments to avoid duplicate pay
  • Review and reconcile PayActiv deductions and issue payments through accounts payable
  • Support employees with Wisely Pay Card and PayActiv issues
  • Manage United Way annual pledge deduction set ups
  • Maintain written procedures and knowledge base reference materials relative to payroll processing


What you need to succeed at GXO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • 1 year of related work experience
  • Experience with HR technologies/modules in a leading platform such as SuccessFactors
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, and Word)

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Outstanding interpersonal and analytical skills with strong attention to detail
  • Commitment to excellence by ensuring proper, efficient and accurate use of processes

Be part of something big.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

GXO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with GXO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here. 

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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