Payroll SpecialistAtrium Hospitality HeadquartersAlpharetta, GA
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Job Description

Atrium Hospitality LP

Job Description


Telecommute: Yes

Bonus Eligible: Yes

Direct Reports: No

Reports To: Payroll Manager

Equipment: Laptop

Primary Purpose:

The primary purpose of the Payroll Specialistis to perform duties within the following functional areas: payroll processing, payroll audits, FLSA calculations, payroll technologies, payroll taxes, policy implementation, and other related finance projects in accordance to established standards.

Work Performed:

The Payroll Specialist will be tasked with the following duties, responsibilities, and assignments:
  • Assist designated property representatives with established payroll processing duties and timelines in accordance to Atrium's Core Values; ,
  • Perform a variety of payroll processing audits and processes, including maintaining related records, preparing reports and transactions, documenting and updating procedures as appropriate;
  • Support quarterly and year end activities;
  • Utilize audit reports and queries to verify accuracy for both on and off cycle processing;
  • Produce scheduled and ad-hoc reporting for management, including creating new reports in Workday;
  • Partner with various internal and external teams regarding system tests, training and validation of benefit enrollment, deductions and billing;
  • Assist with processing and resolving payroll related matters in a timely fashion;
  • Reconcile payroll reports to ensure accuracy within designated timeframes;
  • Process all off cycle and special payments and determined by designated company leadership per established guidelines;
  • Data Analysis and process improvement recommendations;
  • Quickly and effectively communicate with internal and external teams;
  • Proactively and regularly assist with ongoing set up, testing and maintenance activities of the payroll and HRIS system; and

  • Any and all other work as required to complete the primary purpose of the position


Required Prior Experience:

2+ years of b asic payroll experience

1-year experience processing payrolls across m ulti-state s

Experience with a dministration of t ime keeping and attendance tracking systems

S trong working knowledge of payroll taxes, regulatory reporting requirements and applicable wage & hour laws

Preferred Prior Experience:

Experience with implementing payroll

Ability to demonstrate a solid working knowledge of a GL

Hospitality experience

Required Education:

High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred Education:

BA/BS in Accounting, Human Resources or a related field or equivalent experience

Preferred Licenses/ Certification:

Fundamental Payroll Certification or Certified Payroll Professional ( FPC /CPP)

Required Technology:

Intermediate Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office Suite

Required Technology:

Workday Payroll, Absence and Time Tracking Platforms


8+ hours at a desk/computer


Understands and complies with requirement to ensure confidentiality of employee and related information.


( 62 ) Time Management

Uses his/her time effectively and efficiently; values time; concentrates his/her efforts on the more important priorities; gets more done in less time than others; can attend to a broader range of activities.

( 52 ) Process Management

Good at figuring out the processes necessary to get things done; knows how to organize people and activities; understands how to separate and combine tasks into efficient work flow; knows what to measure and how to measure it; can see opportunities for synergy and integration where others can't; can simplify complex processes; gets more out of fewer resources.

( 15 ) Customer Focus

Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in products and services; acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect.

Starting Compensation

In addition to competitive compensation packages, all Atrium Associates are eligible for commissions for referred and booked hotel business, 401(k) Retirement Savings plan with company match and travel discounts.

Full-Time Associates are also eligible for employer-sponsored health insurance, dental insurance, and vision insurance; life insurance; short-term / long-term disability insurance; tuition reimbursement; paid / unpaid time off and paid sick leave for Colorado residents.

Our associates and leaders are driven every day to make Atrium Hospitality a great place to work and grow. Come grow with us!

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EOE, including disability/vets

Empleador con igualdad de oportunidades, incluidos personas con discapacidad y veteranos

Job Requirements

See Job Description.

Job Details

Mid level

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Atrium Hospitality Headquarters
Atrium Hospitality Headquartersshow more
Address12735 Morris Road, Alpharetta, GA, 30004 View map
Property typeOffice 
building TypeCommercial 

People (4)

Kimberly FurlongSVP Revenue StrategiesKimberly Furlong is SVP of Revenue Strategies and is responsible for developing our sales and revenue management platforms, as well as overseeing and directing the revenue generation and marketing strategies across all operating departments for Atrium Hospitality. Prior to joining Atrium, Kimberly spent three years with the Proccacianti Group as Vice President of Revenue Management. Prior to TPG Hospitality, she held various executive and senior revenue management and sales and marketing positions with Hersha Hospitality and Lodgian, Inc., both publicly traded hotel companies. She is a member of the Marriott Distribution Strategy Advisory Committee, Marriott Full Service Sales and Marketing Advisory Council, and Hilton’s All Suites Task Force. She also serves as the Chair of the IHG owners Association, Distribution and Digital Committee.
Joe KellySenior Vice President of OperationsJoe Kelly is Senior Vice President of Operations and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Atrium’s hotel portfolio. In his role, Joe leads the Vice Presidents of Operations in developing and executing operational strategies. As a member of the AH Executive Committee he also assists in developing a culture of best in class engagement and execution. Joe joined us in 2015 after working for John Q. Hammons Hotels for five years as Regional VP, managing 16 hotels with Hilton and Marriott brands, exceeding $190 million in revenue. Prior to his role with JQH, he spent eight years in regional roles with Lodgian Inc., culminating his time there as VP of Operations and an officer in this publicly traded company. Prior to his corporate positions, Joe was a GM for 15 years with Hart Hotels and Winegardner & Hammons across IHG, Starwood, and Radisson branded hotels.
Jacinta CarterSVP Human ResourcesJacinta Carter is SVP of HR, responsible for the continuous development of our organization’s human resource functions, directing the company’s staffing goals and strategies to support productive and profitable business operations, and advancing our vision “to be the place to work in the local market.” Jacinta joined Atrium in February 2015 and has more than 15 years of human resource experience with manufacturing, packaging, and consumer products companies, leading teams and business units in corporate functions. Prior to joining Atrium, Jacinta was the VP, Corporate HR & Communications for Graphic Packaging International. During her eight years with Graphic Packaging, she held a number of global leadership positions. She has also held other HR Generalist and HR leadership roles of increasing responsibility with companies such as Tyson Foods and ConAgra Foods. Jacinta has served as the Secretary of the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys (GABWA) Foundation Board since 2012 and has earned her Senior Human Resources Professional certification. She is also a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated, the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources – Atlanta (NAAAHR), Society of Human Resources Professionals (SHRM), and is a Big Sister with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Atlanta.
Daniel AbernethyPresidentDaniel is President of Atrium Hospitality. He joined Atrium in 2007 as SVP of Asset Management and has been responsible for overseeing all facets of operations for the company’s hotel, resort and golf portfolio. He has over 30 years of experience in the hotel industry, concentrating in asset management, sales and marketing, and revenue management at the hotel and corporate levels. In his role as President, Daniel is actively involved in the development of property and enterprise level operating and capital investment strategies to maximize financial performance, improve product positioning, and increase ROI on capital projects. Prior to joining Atrium, Daniel was Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Lodgian Inc., responsible for revenue generation and strategy development for over 80 hotels with a variety of brands including Starwood, Marriott, Hilton and IHG.

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EducationAs hoteliers, we are lifetime students of providing great customer service and creating memorable experiences. Atrium Hospitality’s commitment to education within the communities where we do business is shaping the lives of those around us every day. From supporting back to school programs, ESL courses or charitable organizations focused on learning, we are proud to help others make their dreams, hopes and goals become a reality through education.
SustainabilityThe hospitality industry has a considerable impact on the environment due to factors such as water consumption and our use of consumable goods and energy. Embracing sustainability is a business imperative for Atrium Hospitality, as it impacts the experience of our guests, our brand image and cost efficiencies. We take our responsibility as environmental stewards very seriously. Our focus on sustainability has a direct and significant correlation to the lives and health of others around the world.
Embracing Those With DisabilitiesWe embrace diversity at Atrium Hospitality every day through our acceptance of and respect for all individuals. We acknowledge and appreciate the fact that each person is unique; and we value their contributions and differences. To help further our commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace, Atrium has an ongoing partnership with Project Search, a business-led preparation program for young people with disabilities that takes place at a company for one year. The goal for each participant is competitive employment, attained through real-life work experience combined with training in employability and independent-living skills to help these individuals make a successful transition into a productive adult life. A number of our Project Search participants have gone on to full-time employment with the hotels after graduating from the program.
WellnessAtrium Hospitality understands our associates are an essential part of the positive guest experience. In order for our associates to be their best selves at work, the company offers an enhanced array of benefits. In addition, Atrium Hospitality is committed to enriching the wellness of our guests and communities in which we operate. Some examples are community-based fitness programs, promotion of 5-10k runs, participation in local sports leagues, community health fairs, and chef demonstrations on how to prepare healthy meals.
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