CBS Corporation Payroll/Human Resources Manager in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Payroll/Human Resources Manager

REF#: 30131

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff


JOB LOCATION: Minneapolis, MN, US


CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).


The Payroll/Human Resources Manager is responsible for weekly timesheet review and bi-weekly payroll processing for 150+ employees, including four separate unions. This position will manage the applicant tracking system, new hire on-boarding set-up and filings, background checks, salary changes, terminations, payroll reporting, maintain personnel files and act as liaison between employees and corporate Human Resources regarding company benefits and other duties as assigned. This position will also handle all workers’ compensation, both personal injury and automobile accidents and work closely with the insurance company on disability and FMLA claims to insure that correct payroll payments are made.



  • Proven ability to prioritize multiple tasks and work well under pressure in a fast-paced team environment.

  • Must have exceptional aptitude for accuracy and timeliness.

  • Interpersonal effectiveness and ability to work with all positions within the organization.

  • Microsoft Excel - intermediate skills required.

  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.

  • Effective oral and written communication.


  • Knowledge of Oracle financials and payroll systems preferred.

  • 2 - 5 years of payroll and HR experience.

  • Associates degree or Bachelor’s degree preferred with business, accounting or HR emphasis.

Additional Information:

Must be current with information in all areas of Equal Employment Opportunity guidelines and/or laws.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled