Business Analyst: Payroll

Pasadena, MD

FMS, Financial Management Services, LLC is a rapidly growing midsized multinational company servicing the retail sector with a focus on the grocery and supermarket industry.  Due to our continued growth over the last decade, we are in need of additional team members to facilitate our continued plans for expansion.

FMS is searching for a Business Analyst.  The ideal candidate will possess a bachelors degree or higher in the field of computer sciences with a preference toward individuals with experience with payroll and payroll tax systems.  Experience with payroll installations is required along with basic experience working with external clients.  It is critical that the candidate is organized and has strong follow through.  Below are some of the examples of projects or other work the candidate will be involved with.

Reporting Relationship
Director of IT

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Gather business requirements from clients
  • Write development specifications and promote to development
  • Test programming from development
  • Write required documentation and train the client
  • Demo to the client
  • Request user profile setup from Help Desk
  • Coordinate VPN setup
  • Assist with client software installations
  • Train the client
  • Level 2 Help Desk
  • Escalate bugs requiring development
  • Troubleshoot client & FMS staff written reports                                
    • PR setup
    • Magnetic media enhancements at year end
    • Other Year end enhancements requiring development
    • IT needs: VPN, printing, data transfer
    • Interfaces
    • Reports (query tool)
    • Training
    • Tax table set up
    • PPACA
    • Time Clocks

Skill Requirements:

  • Analytical Skills
  • Solid Writing Skills
  • Ability to breakdown complex issues
  • Training and presentation skills


  • BA/BS or higher Computer Sciences
  • Installation and maintenance of payroll software

To apply for this position, please submit your resume to with the subject line “Business Analyst”