Payroll Administrator

Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting U.S ( Learn More )

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$60,000.00 - $70,000.00 /Year
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Job Description Ref ID: 00920-0010180407

Classification: Payroll Clerk

Compensation: $60,000.00 to $70,000.00 per year

Robert Half Finance is looking to hire a Payroll Specialist for our client, an Atlanta based HVAC Mechanical contracting company. The ideal candidate will have a strong payroll background, and will be comfortable in a fast paced environment. In this dynamic team environment, you will have a great work space/office, terrific benefits, and the opportunity for career advancement. The Payroll Specialist position is a full-time opportunity and is located in the Gwinnett County, Georgia, area. Qualifications/Requirements: • Reviews and posts weekly payroll information by reconciling payroll data for the payroll system. • Ensures all necessary payroll entries are recorded to the general ledger in a timely and accurate manner. • Supervises payroll coordinator to ensure time entries are accurately reflected. • Ensures accurate calculation of wages, tax withholdings, and company deductions. • Prepares statistical reports on employee pay, commissions and bonuses, vacation, sick time, disability and workers compensation leave, and taxes/withholdings, etc. • Responsible for balancing payroll runs, reconciling payroll and liabilities, and answering employee questions/troubleshooting issues. • Ensures proper governmental reporting and compliance. • May require accountability to both finance and human resource departments. • Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. • Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. • Understanding of payroll tax requirements and certified payroll for construction projects. • At least a minimum level of understanding of mathematics and basic accounting principles will be a necessity for this job. SKILLS ABILITIES Education: • Requires a bachelor's degree. Experience: Must have 3-5 years of payroll experience. Computer Skills: • Strong computer skills with Microsoft Office. • SAGE 300 experience preferred
Job RequirementsPayroll - 101 - 500 Employees, Payroll - Garnishments, Payroll - Multi-State, Tax - Payroll, Sage 300

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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