Company: Weatherford
Skills: Payroll
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Weatherford is the leading wellbore and production solutions company. Operating in more than 75 countries, the Company answers the challenges of the energy industry with its global talent network of approximately 17,000 team members and 380 operating locations, which include service, research and development, training, and manufacturing facilities. Visit for more information or connect on LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter , Instagram , or YouTube .

We're looking to the future with a clear vision and a strong mission.

Our goal is to address the headwinds facing the industry, revolutionize the oilfield with digital technology, integrated solutions, and world-class talent.

We accept every challenge for the benefit of our Company, our industry, and the world. Our technology leadership delivers solutions that rise to every occasion, supply the best outcomes in each operation, and give power to all customers.

Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor - Priority Referral Requested.

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Our Senior Payroll Analyst will ensure payroll for all salaried employees in accordance with existing procedures. In addition you will oversee smooth running of the Payroll Department.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Ownership of the accuracy, completeness, and compliance of the payroll process; directly accountable for the results and the resolution of any issues arising from the output
  • Verify wage calculations, deductions and other ad hoc remuneration for errors or inconsistencies; be able to identify complex problems and resolve them without direct supervision
  • Accountable for data integrity in payroll system, which is dependent on other upstream systems (i.e. HR, Time & Attendance, Benefit Provider), and ensure data updated as needed
  • Manage implementation of data, process or systemic fixes required to resolve issues
  • Independently ensure compliance of employee payroll is consistent with organizational policies and procedures, as well as government regulations.
  • Implement random reviews/audits on inputs to validate an accurate reflection of business pay practices
  • Manage error logs from input/output interfaces to/from payroll system and resolve errors so data can be properly loaded to its destination with minimal oversight
  • Manage payment calendars for the fiscal year, overpayment recovery process from employees and retro-deductions when employees on leave
  • Manage distribution of direct deposits and pay cards
  • Process any manual or special payments not coming from time & attendance system
  • Manage off-cycle or non-routine payments (i.e. advances)
  • Respond to requests from the government authorities pertaining to payroll
  • Respond in a timely manner to all internal and external requests and inquiries.
  • Manage business report requests and provide as needed
  • Stay updated on state and federal payroll and tax laws
  • Manage accurate and timely administration of garnishments
  • Manage registration of new accounts when required for income tax withholding and unemployment tax
  • Collaborate and ensure effective communication with counterparts in Finance, HR and IT to ensure coordination across the whole organization relating to payroll execution
  • Provide guidance to more junior team members
  • Must maintain the confidentiality of information.
  • Ensure compliance with local accounting and tax regulations.
  • Complies with applicable company policies, including Personnel, Quality System and Health, Safety and Environment standards and procedures.






  • Bachelor's degree in Payroll, Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum of 5 years payroll/finance/accounting/audit related experience
  • Experience with ADP GlobalView payroll system, preferred
  • Microsoft Tools (Word, Excel)