Robert Half Accountemps Payroll Clerk in BROOKLYN, New York

Accountemps is seeking a Payroll Clerk to join the dynamic, fast-growing team. In this role, you will support the Payroll department in a variety of clerical duties, and you will be responsible for data entry, reconciliation of timecards, paycheck distribution and providing statements to various departments. You should have the ability to communicate effectively with both the internal team and outside customers. If you want a challenging position with an industry leader and strong career growth opportunity, this position may be for you! This Payroll Clerk opportunity is based in the Brooklyn, New York area and is a short term temporary employment role. Your responsibilities in this role - Submit and appraise union calculations via Excel as instructed - Perform basic clerical duties such as filing, scanning, faxing, photocopying, etc - Devise a system of downloading and distributing reports - Deliver instruction/training to employees regarding the use of payroll-related systems including entry of timesheets, online access of pay statements, etc. - Run and build custom reports out of ADP - Manage communications with employees on timesheet approvals - Enter data into Excel and the ADP payroll system

  • 1+ years of hands on experience at a large corporation
  • Expertise in payroll
  • Payroll systems for 100-500 employees experience preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel
  • Deep understanding of in-house payroll
  • Customer service experience desired
  • Proven ability to quickly learn new systems
  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
  • ADP and/or PeopleSoft experience desired
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

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 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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