Job Description

Compass Corporate

A family of companies and experiences

As the leading foodservice and support services company, Compass Group USA is known for our great people, great service and our great results. If you’ve been hungry and away from home, chances are you’ve tasted Compass Group’s delicious food and experienced our outstanding service. Our 225,000 associates work in award-winning restaurants, corporate cafes, hospitals, schools, arenas, museums, and more in all 50 states.  Our reach is constantly expanding to shape the industry and create new opportunities for innovation. Join the Compass family today!

great people. great services. great results.

Each and every individual plays a key role in the growth and legacy of our company. We know the next big idea can come from anyone. We encourage developing and attracting expertise that differentiates us as a company as we continue to raise the bar.

Job Summary

Positions at this location require proof of COVID-19 vaccination, boosters, and/or regular COVID testing. Where permitted by law, applicants who are offered a position for this location may be asked about their vaccination status, which must meet minimum business requirements. All religious, medical, or other legally recognized exemptions regarding vaccination status will be considered.

Job Responsibilities

-    Process master data changes for Corporate and Monthly associates 
-    Maintain detailed audit trail for all work performed
-    Assist with testing of new payroll applications in SAP
-    Provide process improvement recommendations
-    Collaborate with multiple business teams within the organization to achieve results
-    Communicate with employees and other departments to answer questions and resolve problems
-    Process payroll in SAP, properly accounting for all valid employees
-    Document and resolve processing exceptions and errors during payroll processing
-    Escalate issues timely to appropriate support personnel 
-    Create process documentation
-    Document and publish all payroll processing results and issues
-    Execute daily off-cycle payroll runs according to documented procedures and schedules
-    Review and resolve Corporate audits as scheduled to ensure accurate payroll
-    Other tasks/projects as required to meet departmental goals
-    Perform additional analysis and special project work related to payroll



-    Four year degree required
-    3+ years of high volume Payroll experience
-    Must maintain security of highly confidential information
-    Demonstrated ability to determine root cause and implement preventive measures
-    Familiar with Circular E and ability to calculate checks from gross to net
-    High sense of accountability
-    General understanding of Accounting Principals
-    Highly organized and detailed
-    Demonstrated ability to work independently, prioritize and achieve results in a multi-tasked environment
-    Strong written and verbal communication skills
-    Intermediate Excel Skills
-    Flexibility to work weekends as needed


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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)


Associates at Corporate are offered many fantastic benefits.

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance/ AD
  • Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
  • Associate Shopping Program
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Discount Marketplace
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

Req ID:  956650

Compass Corporate 



Application Instructions

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