Finch is a third-party integration Vanta uses to connect specific Human Resource Information System (HRIS) integrations. This is done by Signing into your HRIS Provider through Finch.



Permissions Settings in ADP Workforce Now

Before trying to connect an HRIS connect through Finch, follow the steps below to make sure you have access to the necessary permissions to connect:

  • NOTE: If you are stopped at any point in this process, it is because of the following reason(s):
    • You do not have the permissions needed to set up this integration. Please find a user in your organization with the right permissions.
    • You are using but your company is part of the ADP TotalSource PEO (your workers' compensation, benefits, etc. are all handled by TotalSource). ADP TotalSource is not supported by Vanta.
  • Log into ADP WFN.
  • Click on Setup, then Tools, and then Support.
  • Click on Client Contact Change.


  • You should be able to view the resulting page and click on Add New Contact.


Connection Guide


  • Go to the Integrations page, scroll down to Human Resource Information Systems 
  • Click Connect and select ADP Workforce Now from the drop-down, and click Connect ADP Workforce Now.

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  • Vanta leverages Finch, a third-party platform, to pull in your employee data from ADP Workforce Now. To learn more about Finch, visit our help center.
  • Click Connect ADP Workforce Now and then follow the prompt and read through the Finch connection.
  • Once to the Sign in with ADP Workforce Now, add username and password.

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  • Once connected, the page will redirect back to Vanta, and a green badge will appear in the upper right corner confirming the connection.