Payroll Business Analyst

Subsidiary: Colas Inc.


Colas IS Support is the information technology arm of the North America business for Colas and is based in Denver, Colorado. Colas ISS strives to make Colas an industry leader through developing custom mobile applications and business intelligence tools, supporting core applications, maintaining our infrastructure, and much more. Through a partnership with the Colas Companies in the USA & Canada Colas IS Support helps empower our employees for success while also providing direct contact with users and other innovators across the organization. To learn more about Colas IS Support visit

Throughout our local Colas companies, we provide competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee. We pride ourselves on upholding the highest standards of safety, environmental conservation, and ethical conduct as we strive to grow our infrastructure products and services through empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company’s value chain.

Colas IS Support and the Colas companies in North America are part of the Colas Group, the worldwide leader in transportation infrastructure construction and maintenance. For information on our international network visit




Headquartered in the Denver Tech Center, Colas IS Support is the information technology arm of Colas North America.  Our vision is to deliver world class services, strategy and processes that support our construction and manufacturing operations.  We work to provide timely access to information and knowledge in an integrated, open and collaborative environment, and aim to be the standard bearer for excellence in quality, customer service and reliability.  We are building a company culture where both individual and team effort are rewarded and value employees that look forward to the challenge of exceeding customer expectations.


As a JDE Payroll Support and Business Analyst, you’ll be part of a team of diversely skilled individuals who pride themselves in their breadth of knowledge, troubleshooting skills and positive attitudes.   You will help to support and enhance JDE HCM/Payroll software solutions that touch every part of the business.  You’ll assist customers with incidents, interacting with them directly on a daily basis, as well as working on change requests, development projects and system maintenance.

Main Responsibilities

  • Assist our Canadian customers in maximizing their use of our information systems
  • Work with your manager and team to enhance existing JDE HCM/Payroll solutions.
  • Gather business requirements and translate processes into clear user documentation. 
  • Work with teams and customers to identify software bugs, research and recommend resolutions.
  • Assist with analysis, planning, testing and deployment of software patches and upgrades.


  • 5 years JDE Payroll/HCM experience
  • Knowledge of and experience with US and Canadian payroll reporting and year end requirements including T4, Releve 1, ROE, W2, ACA, benefit and pension rules
  • College degree in accounting, HCM, business or equivalent.
  • Empathize and communicate with customers to ensure satisfaction
  • Multitask effectively to ensure no customer is forgotten and no project undone
  • Analyze trends to improve both the support process and user training
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Professional Suite and application support.
  • Ability to communicate and train business users on software solutions.
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting ability with particular attention to quality, detail, and follow-through.
  • Customer Service Experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work autonomously

Highly Favorable Qualifications

  • JDE HCM/Payroll certifications
  • PCP (Payroll Compliance Practitioner) or CPM (Certified Payroll Manager)
  • The ability to read, write and speak French.

Additional Information

  • Ability to travel to US and Canadian locations and participate in JDE implementations – 50% or more during implementations
  • Acts responsibly and holds themselves accountable for their performance
  • Takes the initiative to fill whatever need they see
  • Treats everyone with respect and is a model of integrity
  • Is a quick learner and problem solver
  • Salary Range: $134,000 - $140,000. Salary dependent on experience.

Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here to view the EEO document.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to:

  • to meet the requirements of the role in which you are applying
  • complete any part of the application process
  • access or use the online application process and need an alternative method for applying

Please contact Colas Inc. at 973-290-9082 or send an email to

Nearest Major Market: Denver