SunPower Corporation Senior Payroll Analyst in Binan, Philippines

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.

The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%. But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.

SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.

SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 7,000 in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower.

We believe that our employees create our brand – with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:


  • Performs month end, quarter and year end close activities - prepares payroll journal entries for booking actuals and accruals timely and accurately, performs account reconciliation of payroll GL accounts. Executes Hire to Retire Cycle review and assist in Legal Entity Review for accounts specific to Payroll

  • Coordinates with and provides GL team the necessary input to reconcile payroll GL account balances;

  • Coordinate with HR on various requirements to include in processing payroll;

  • Assist in the end to end review process of payroll calculation output by Payroll provider including review of payroll components as may be assigned by the team lead

  • Acts as main administrator of the leaves in the GRID and timekeeping in the online system;

  • Assist the payroll supervisor in ensuring that all receivables from employees are deducted accurately and on time;

  • Handles direct coordination with HR Deparment and with various business units on process issues resolution and improvements;

  • Assist the payroll supervisor and HR in coordinating with employees regarding queries on payroll such as deductions, withholding taxes and other payroll related matters

  • Ensures that all statutory deductions and loans such as withholding taxes, SSS, Philhealth, Pagibig are remitted and reports are submitted on time;

  • Ensures strict compliance to SOX controls. Participates on regular internal and external audits and special projects. May work with external consultants or auditors to provide required information and ensure proper recordkeeping for historical purposes.

  • Will have involvement/participation in any future payroll transition projects;

  • Performs other tasks that may be assigned by superiors concerning payroll related matters


  • Graduate of BS in Accountancy, CPA would be an advantage

  • 3 to 4 years experience in accounting and payroll

  • Customer service oriented

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Aggressive, highly analytical, strong willed, flexible

  • Keen to details and well organized, attentive to details

  • Proficient in excel and powerpoint

  • Knowledge in Oracle, SOX

  • Applicant should be willing to work in Laguna