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Payroll Accountant

Accountemps • Campbell, CA

Posted 24 days ago

Job Snapshot

$35.00 - $45.00/Hour
Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services, Credit - Loan - Collections
Accounting, Finance, Professional Services

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Job Description

Ref ID:00420-9501968390

Classification:Payroll Processor

Compensation:$35.00 to $45.00 per hour

Anyone who is ready for a challenge and has experience with ADP Workforce Now will be interested in this Payroll Accountant position. If you have dynamic communication and problem-solving skills, Accountemps is looking for a Payroll Accountant who can process payroll effectively and efficiently. If you're looking to advance your career, contact us today about joining a smart team in a fast-paced environment in the high-tech industry. Based in Campbell, California, the Payroll Accountant position is a temporary-to-full time opportunity. Responsibilities -Process full cycle payroll for over 150 employees (multi-state) on a semi-weekly basis - Handle all payroll information questions and requests - Prepare for department heads relevant weekly, monthly, quarterly, and year-end reports - Ensuring compliance with federal and state regulations and guidelines - Calculate employee federal and state income and social security taxes and employer social security, unemployment, and worker compensation payments to establish payroll liabilities - Exercise review and verification of source documents - Supporting all internal and external audits related to payroll - Reconcile employee deductions and other liabilities as needed - Produce reports after compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and nontaxable wages - Resolving payroll discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information - Payroll information management via collecting, calculating, and entering data - Maintaining employee confidence and protecting payroll operations by keeping information confidential - Follow established policies and procedures to maintain payroll operations and report changes as necessary - Assist in month-end close, reconciling payroll to the GL, preparing/posting JE's, and filing payroll tax - Updating payroll records by entering changes in exemptions, insurance coverage, savings deductions, and job title and department/division transfers The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years experience in payroll, with previous experience in ADP Workforce Now, payroll accounting knowledge, and open to learning as this is a growing role, and may include additional responsibilities as the company grows. If you are interested in being considered, please email your resume to: you!

Job Requirements

- ADP Workforce Now experience is highly preferred, open to other payroll systems - Multi-state payroll experience preferred - Comprehensive knowledge of payroll - General ledger experience - 2+ years of relevant experience in payroll - Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills - Experienced in basic accounting principles and solid financial acumen - Command of Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills - Knowledge of federal and state payroll regulations and requirements

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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