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Payroll Accountant at Tealium
San Diego, CA, US
Tealium is the leader in real-time unified marketing solutions, helping brands seamlessly integrate their siloed applications and data, and drive more profitable interactions across all digital touchpoints. Tealium’s open real-time Universal Data Hub (UDH) is a platform that enables digital marketers, data and analytics, and IT the ability to manage, govern, enrich, activate, and own their overarching corporate data strategy, reducing chaos and building better customer experiences.
Founded in 2008, Tealium is the most trusted vendor in its space and its award-winning solutions are used by hundreds of global enterprises, including, T-Mobile, Microsoft, HP, Uber, Facebook, Kimberly-Clark, LDS Church, Petco, American Airlines, Priceline, Univision, Orange, Sony, and many others.
We are searching for an individual with payroll accounting experience who will be responsible for handling Tealium's global payroll, bonus/variable compensation and employee expense administration as well as general accounting matters.  The Payroll Accountant will be directly responsible for all domestic payroll processing and will work as the main point of contract for our foreign payroll processing by working with our foreign payroll processing firms.  This is a hands-on role that will allow the qualified individual to be involved with many aspects of accounting operations. This individual will be the main point of contact to the employee base for both payroll and variable compensation matters. 
The Payroll Accountant will be detail-oriented, organized and have a “roll up your sleeves” attitude. Experience with month-end close including account reconciliations and analysis is desired.  A Payroll is owned by our finance department, but it will be essential to have an effective partnership with HR.


    • Process bi-weekly payroll for a multi-state multi-entity payroll including benefits, taxes, variable compensation, etc.
    • Manage workflow to ensure accurate and timely calculations and payment of payroll and variable compensation.
    • Assist with variable compensation plan administration.
    • Review employee expense report submissions for compliance with company policy and serve as an administrator for our expense management system.
    • Prepare relevant management reports on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis to reflect compensation amounts by type, hours, vacation, taxes, benefits and other related areas.


    • You bring a minimum of 2 years business accounting experience with payroll, working for a global and multi-state organization with direct experience processing payroll, recording the related journal entries, maintaining support schedules and reconciling accounts.
    • You possess an Accounting related degree or equivalent number of years of experience
    • You have experience working with accounting software/systems - Paylocity experience helpful
    • You possess proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, with demonstrated strength using Excel
    • You are self-motivated with the ability to work independently in a fast paced environment
    • You possess exceptionally strong organizational skills and attention to detail as you will be responsible for handling compensation related responsibilities
    • You're a team player with strong verbal and written communication skills and willingness to assist others where necessary and on an as needed basis
    • You are proactive and able to work well under pressure to meet deadlines
    • You embrace professionalism both internally and externally with our customers and vendors
    • You possess hands-on experience with account reconciliations and analysis
The highly relevant and differentiated positioning of Tealium and our Universal Data Hub (UDH) make this a unique career opportunity that could be once in a lifetime.  Organizations from small businesses to large global enterprises are standardizing on Tealium to drive improvements in their overall data and digital efforts, and we are a foundational platform to the smartest organizations and their strategy moving forward.  There are over 750 global enterprises now using Tealium and we have >92% renewal rates, which is best in class. Our corporate headquarters is located in Sunny San Diego! Our office space in Torrey Pines is just minutes from the beach and surrounded by beautiful hiking trails.  Our beautiful location is just one of the many perks we offer! At Tealium we dress casual (but professional), enjoy the perks of a competitive paid time off policy, rich benefit plans, company holidays, 401(K) match, and Employee Stock Options - just to name a few. Not to mention we get to surround ourselves with amazing colleagues we enjoy working with daily.