Specialist, Payroll
Panera Bread - St. Louis, MO

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Panera, LLC is currently seeking a

Payroll Specialist

Located in St. Louis, MO

Panera LLC is a specialty concept with unparalleled people and quality products offering careers as diverse as our breads. As a result of continued growth, Panera LLC is actively seeking a Payroll Specialist to support the Payroll Department by performing key functions as they relate to Employee Data and Payroll Processing and provide general Payroll Support.

Assists in the preparation of multi-state payrolls for 35,000+ associates in accordance with established policies and procedures, including federal, state and local regulations.

Responsible for accurate and timely input of employee information into the Ceridian HPW Payroll System:

new hires/rehires, terminations, employee data changes, hours and earnings.

Facilitates the receipt of field paperwork and organization for input.

Verifies the accuracy and completeness of all payroll forms, as well as appropriate approval levels.

Assists in resolving paycheck issues by researching, validating and correcting employee data in the payroll system.

Participates in the distribution of paychecks, direct deposit advices and labor reports.

Engages in excellent customer service with associates across all functions of the company, as well as partners with internal departments and external parties to fulfill payroll responsibilities.

Provides support to payroll management as needed on additional projects.


nsures all documentation associated with payroll processing is maintained, remains confidential and is properly shared.


Business degree or professional certification a plus.

Basic knowledge of payroll principles a plus.

Experience in a high volume, complex payroll environment a plus.

Solid customer service skills and team player perspective are essential.

Strong organization skills, as well as the ability to multi-task, meet strict deadlines and deliver high quality work is a must.

Proven ability to handle confidential information with a high degree of professionalism.

Excellent oral and written communication skills are required as contact with associates is a key part of the job.

Proficiency in Microsoft Excel required.

At Panera, our employees' health and happiness are a high priority. The following benefits (based on eligibility) are more than just rewards - they're thanks for all you do as part of our family: Competitive Salary • Competitive Health & Welfare Benefits • Company-Matched 401(k) Savings Plan • Employee Stock Purchase Plan • Paid Vacation • Paid Holidays • Workout Facility • Panera Express Lunch Delivery • Complimentary Bakery Items • Product Discounts


Finance Accounting Treasury

Primary Location

US-MO-St. Louis


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