HCM & Payroll Advisory – Senior Consultant (Payroll) Remote – Full-time


About Sikich

Sikich’s HCM & Payroll consulting practice has assisted clients in improving their HR and payroll functions, and selecting and deploying appropriate technologies to drive business results, for over 25 years. Our clients utilize a broad spectrum of services and products to help them improve performance and achieve long-term, strategic goals.


Sikich is a global company specializing in technology-enabled professional services. With more than 1,000 employees, Sikich draws on a diverse portfolio of technology solutions to deliver transformative digital strategies. 


Learn about our firm here.



  • Lead complex, large-scale projects for Sikich’s HCM & Payroll consulting group
  • Analyze & evaluate existing operations, effectively mining & integrating information from multiple sources to understand challenges & develop recommendations for improvement
  • Develop & execute comprehensive project plans, leveraging creativity & tenacity to solve tough problems & drive program success
  • Implement process controls to stabilize accuracy & payroll results
  • Redesign operational procedures & processes
  • Champion systemic changes to match or improve business practices
  • Redesign processes to capitalize on self-service & systems capabilities
  • Select & negotiate services with effective business partners to compliment company-specific business strategy
  • Manage payroll operations, focusing on growing payroll resource knowledge & long-term problem-solving skills
  • Serve as a subject-matter expert on payroll practices and technology
  • Act as a true industry consultative partner to organizations & payroll services vendors
  • Support business development and marketing activities for the HCM & Payroll consulting group
  • Travel up to 50% (nationally & internationally) as required



  • CPP certification required
  • 10+ years of payroll experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, finance, etc., or equivalent experience
  • Global payroll experience preferred
  • Management consulting experience preferred
  • Track record of achievements & accomplishments that demonstrate strong judgment, sound decision making, & a desire to succeed
  • Very strong communication & presentation skills, knowing how to communicate what matters & ask the right questions to find the right solution for customers
  • Proficiency with both domestic & international payroll, time & labor, & payroll compliance
  • Fluency in multiple payroll solution providers, including Oracle/PeopleSoft, ADP (Workforce Now, GlobalView, Payforce, Ev5, Celergo), Infor, Ceridian, Workday, Kronos (ADP eTIME), etc.



  • Flexible time off
  • Paid holidays 
  • Health, dental and vision insurance options 
  • 401(k) match 
  • A minimum of 4 weeks flexible time off  
  • Etc.  


Sikich LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V