Payroll and Benefits Specialist

Posted on 6/3/2024

Challenge Manufacturing

Challenge Manufacturing

1,001-5,000 employees

Global Tier 1 supplier of automotive structures

Automotive & Transportation

Mid, Senior

Grand Rapids, MI, USA

Required Skills
Customer Service
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Two or more years’ experience in full-cycle payroll
  • Prior experience with benefits administration
  • ADP Certified Payroll Specialist preferred
  • Manages the bi-weekly salary team member payroll process
  • Supports plant locations with hourly payroll processing
  • Administer various employee benefits programs
  • Maintain ADP benefits module
  • Assist employees with benefit questions
  • Resolve administrative problems with carrier representatives
  • Assist in obtaining statistics and information in renewal process of health, life, and retirement plans
  • Compiles payroll data
  • Administers FOC and garnishment deductions
  • Monitors uncashed checks and submits annual reports
  • Respond to questions from managers and employees regarding pay policies
  • Prepare and post benefit notices
  • Perform basic customer service functions
  • Filing and clerical duties including maintenance of electronic records

Challenge Manufacturing

Challenge Manufacturing


Challenge Manufacturing, a leading global Tier 1 supplier of automotive structures, excels in employing advanced automated assembly, high-speed progressive stamping, and various welding techniques. These technical proficiencies ensure high-quality production, making it an exemplary workplace for those interested in cutting-edge manufacturing processes and technological advancements in the automotive industry. The company's leadership in these key production areas highlights its commitment to excellence and innovation, providing a dynamic and forward-thinking environment for its employees.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Grand Rapids, Michigan



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth