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Manager, Global Payroll

Company: Acceleron Pharma
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: March 28, 2020

Job Description:

Who are we?

Acceleron is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutics to treat serious and rare diseases. Acceleron's leadership in the understanding of TGF-beta superfamily biology and protein engineering generates innovative compounds that engage the body's ability to regulate cellular growth and repair.

Acceleron focuses its research and development efforts in hematologic and pulmonary diseases. In hematology, Acceleron and its global collaboration partner, Bristol Myers Squibb, are co-promoting newly approved REBLOZYL-- (luspatercept-aamt), the first and only approved erythroid maturation agent, in the United States and are developing luspatercept for the treatment of chronic anemia in myelodysplastic syndromes and myelofibrosis. Acceleron is also developing sotatercept for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension, having recently reported positive topline results of the Phase 2 PULSAR trial and actively enrolling patients in the Phase 2 SPECTRA trial.What's in it for you?Reporting to the Associate Director of Accounting, the Global Payroll Manager will oversee day-to-day payroll operations for employees across the United States and develop the payroll function to support a worldwide presence. Balancing high caliber customer service levels to employees, statutory compliance, and strong partnerships with internal and external stakeholders, the Global Payroll Manager will collaborate cross-functionally with the Finance/Accounting, Human Resources, and Legal teams. The Global Payroll Manager will ensure that hourly and salaried employee payrolls are executed accurately and efficiently, that all payroll expense is recorded appropriately in the general ledger, and that related annual statements (e.g., W-2s, 3921s, 3922s, and Proxy) are issued timely. Utilizing a strong technical payroll and employment tax background, the Global Payroll Manager must also have working knowledge of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Sarbanes-Oxley internal control standards.
What will you be doing?



  • Manage and review payroll team's processing of bi-weekly, semi-monthly, and ad-hoc payrolls
  • Oversee appropriate reporting of stock transactions for income tax purposes, including option exercises, RSU releases, and employee stock purchase plan transactions
  • Ensure all benefits are appropriately captured as payroll deductions and in earnings' statements
  • Maintain and improve payroll processes and controls to operate effectively and completely, while minimizing risk
  • Adjust and implement payroll practices to comply with new federal and state laws and Company developments and oversee filing in new employment tax territories, working with outside tax professionals as necessary
  • Collaborate with the Finance/Accounting, HR, and Legal teams to establish a cross-functional understanding of how transactions impact payroll
  • Collaborate with external payroll provider, stock plan administrator, auditors, 401k provider, and other external stakeholders as necessary
  • Lead the transition from ADP WorkforceNow to Workday payroll from a Finance perspective
  • Contribute to analyses performed by the Company's compensation consultant by gathering employee cash and equity compensation data
  • Assist with any relevant audits and reviews, including those around financial statements, SOX compliance, worker's compensation, and the 401k plan, etc.

    What are we looking for?


    • Strong functional payroll knowledge and a minimum of 5-7 years' experience processing multi-state payroll for a public company. International payroll experience a plus
    • Ability to understand the impact of payroll activity on financial statements and to partner with Finance/Accounting team in analyzing and explaining P&L and Balance sheet variances
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively across teams and vendors
    • Strong client service mentality; ability to develop strong working relationships with team, internal partners, vendors, and employees to deliver high quality service
    • Ability to manage competing priorities with deadlines, without sacrificing quality
    • Sensitivity in working with confidential information
    • Exceptionally detail oriented
    • Intermediate Excel skills required
    • Excellent project management skills, including planning and organizational skills
    • Experience with ADP WorkforceNow and Workday
    • Experience with Oracle Fusion a plus
    • Experience with E*Trade/Equity Edge Online a plus
    • Bachelor's degree required
    • Embrace our core values: Team collaboration, Accelerating drug discovery, Commitment to patients, and Employee development

Keywords: Acceleron Pharma, Cambridge , Manager, Global Payroll, Human Resources , Cambridge, Massachusetts

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