Goose Creek, SC, US, SC 29445

Function:  Human Resources
Employment type:  Full Time
Required experience:  Experienced - over 5 years
Reference ID:  72357

Payroll and Benefits Specialist

Nexans High Voltage USA is a European company with a brand new manufacturing facilty in Charleston, South Carolina and a Sales office in New York, New York.  We are searchng for an experienced payroll & benefits specialist to join our team.


The Payroll & Benefits Specialist is responsible for managing HRIS, payroll, time and attendance and benefits for population of 230+ employees in the USA.


Responsibilities Include:

    • Administer bi-weekly payroll, benefits, time & attendance and administrative reporting for the US.
    • Properly manage funding, administration and follow-up of the US retirement and savings plans (401k) 
    • Manage monthly benefit billing and reconciliation process
    • Administer worker's compensation and return to work program
    • Coordination of monthly wellness activities 
    • Coordination of annual meetings for retirement planning and annual open enrollment sessions
    • Revision and maintenance of Annual Employee Benefit Guides
    • Maintenance of all benefit plan documents
    • Assist in benefit plans related audits and federally mandated filings

Minimum Qualifications

  • Two (2) year degree; Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Payroll and benefits related certifications
  • Five (5) years experience processing payroll for both exempt and non-exempt employees
  • Five (5) years adminstering benefits including 401k plans
  • Thorough understanding of ERISA and DOL Wage & Hour laws
  • Organized, detail orientated, proactive self-starter.


Nexans is an EEO employer