The Sr Payroll Manager will effectively lead and manage all payroll dept functions which includes payroll processing, payroll tax, benefit accounting & month end close processes. This includes managing and supporting the staff and assisting in managing adequate coverage for all jobs and insuring that all deadlines are met. Responsible that all documentation is available and/or stored annually per the record retention policy. Monitor progress of work within payroll operations and assume responsibilities as necessary during peak payroll processing times (holidays, store meetings, short-staffed, etc.).