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Job Details

Location: Charlotte, NC or Houston, TX or Orlando, FL

Department: SE HR PLM

Job Grade: 05a S30

Mode of Employment: Permanent / Full-time


Your profile

  • Bachelors Degree in a related field or equal years of experience (8+ years)
  • 10-15 years of experience in a payroll function with experience in governance, driving change, and strategy, with experience in payroll management on a regional scale
  • Collaborative style, happy to interact with many stakeholders, e.g. in HR CoCs and HR in the Regions, IT department, management, …
  • Ability to build trust and empower teams to deliver successfully
  • Ability to thrive in a global environment, working flexibly where required
  • As a federal contractor, Siemens Energy continues to monitor federal and state legal guidelines regarding the COVID-19 vaccine mandate.   Siemens Energy is pausing its mandatory vaccine policy while the issue is addressed by the courts. SEI will monitor the situation closely and may reimplement its policy if required to comply with federal law.  Should the vaccine policy be reimplemented, this position requires employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they are granted a medical or religious accommodation.
  • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization. Siemens Energy employees with current visa sponsorship may be eligible for internal transfers

Your responsibilities

  • A major player in our global payroll transformation project as part of a wider HR transformation program
  • To develop and build your approach with counterparts in other regions
  • You will help define global principles and standards for payroll processing, as well as an end-to-end process on global to regional level.
  • To build a retained payroll function that compliments and works alongside 3rd party payroll and business process providers.
  • Own the implementation of global payroll governance and strategy for the region
  • Ensure control framework is implemented and actively supervised in the region
  • Ensure payroll performance of third parties through key performance and risk indicators
  • Find opportunities for improvement (i.e. processes) to ensure global standard and efficient operational delivery
  • Bringing sound knowledge and experience of multi-country payroll delivery and governance, delivering change and re-engineering processes.
  • Working with other partners i.e. Accounting, Treasury etc, to ensure roles and responsibilities are clearly defined and followed

Your opportunities for personal growth

  • We are a global and diverse team with an open approach that will support you and your development.
  • You will be a catalyst to driving the transformation within how Payroll is delivered in SE over the next years, with the chance to tackle global tasks and potentially grow into a wider role in the future.


"Let’s make tomorrow different today" is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable future.

In our Business Functions we enable our organization to reach their targets by providing best-in class services and solutions in the areas of IT, HR, Finance, Real Estate, Strategy & Technology and more.

As part of a wider HR transformation programme and the spin off of Siemens Energy from Siemens, the payroll operating model moving forward will be fully comprehensive, split between a professional HR BPO for zero to gross processing and managed payroll (gross to net) with industry leading payroll providers. We are looking for Regional Leads to be responsible for driving and implementing the overall strategy and governance for payroll within the region, ensuring operational performance with third parties, driving standardization & efficient / lean processes, working with other regional payroll leads.


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Organization: Human Resources

Company: Siemens Energy, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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Regional Payroll Lead - United States
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