Payroll Administrator

Job ID 2022-24493
Job Location US-TX-Houston
Category Sales Management
Type Regular Full-Time

More Information About This Job


The Business Support Center is part of the fast growing Group 1 Automotive, a leader in automotive retail.  We are looking to add a qualified Payroll Administrator to our team. Group 1 is a Fortune 300 company that owns and operates automotive dealerships and collision centers in the United States, United Kingdom and Brazil.  We offer our associates a team environment, great benefits and ongoing training and support. If you are in alignment with our values of integrity, transparency, professionalism, teamwork and respect - now might be the time for you to accelerate your career as part of the best company in automotive retail. Apply today or refer a qualified friend.

In addition to competitive pay, we offer our associates the following benefits:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid Time-Off
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Employee Vehicle Purchase Program
  • Professional work environment, with job training and advancement opportunities


Maintain Payroll demographic data and pay change updates;

• Process Payroll on scheduled dates for 700-1000 employees multi-state/cycles;

• Review reporting for accuracy and reconciliation to accounting balances;

• Process garnishments and manual checks as needed;

• Process and reconcile benefits to include monitoring cap level not exceeded;

• Process terminations properly and timely;

• Maintain the proper review of PTO balances with no one exceeding set allowances;

• Process and review timesheets for accuracy;

• Handle direct deposits and process paper checks;

• Provide information and answer employee questions about payroll related matters; and

• Other projects or duties, as assigned.


  • Excellent communication, verbal, written and organization skills
  • Time management with excellent attention to detail
  • Proficient with payroll software
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Office, Word, Excel and Internet applications
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
  • High school diploma/GED required
  • At least three years of related experience required

*All applicants must pass pre-employment testing to include:  background checks, MVR, and drug testing in order to qualify for employment*

Group 1 Automotive is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer