Robert Half International Payroll Administrator in Des Moines, Iowa
Accountemps is looking for a Payroll Administrator with dynamic communication and problem-solving skills who can process payroll effectively and efficiently. If you want to join a smart team in a fast-paced environment, contact us today to start advancing your career. This Payroll Administrator opportunity is located in Des Moines, Iowa and is a short term temporary-to-fulltime role.
Your responsibilities in this role
Report changes where necessary after maintaining payroll operations via company policies and procedures
Guarantee company compliance with federal and state regulations and guidelines
Produce reports after compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and nontaxable wages
Calculate employee federal and state income and social security taxes and employer social security, unemployment, and worker compensation payments to establish payroll liabilities
Handle specific weekly, monthly, quarterly, and year-end reports for department heads
Handle reconciliation of employee deductions and other relevant liabilities
Take charge of all questions and requests related to payroll
Resolving payroll discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information
Offer proper review and verification of source documents
Exercise of proper data management by collecting, calculating, and entering payroll data
Miscellaneous duties as assigned
Maintain all updates of payroll records by tracking changes in exemptions, insurance coverage, savings deductions, and job title and department/division transfers
Supporting all internal and external audits related to payroll
Secure confidential payroll operation information and maintain employee confidence
Strong familiarity with garnishments payroll
Payroll systems for 100-500 employees experience preferred
Payroll experience desired
Understanding of federal and state payroll regulations and requirements
Excellent data entry skills
Prior experience working with high volume multi-state payroll, billing, licensing, AP, etc.
Certified Payroll Professional designation preferred
Knowledge of internal controls
Prior experience using accounting software
Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred
2+ years of relevant experience in payroll
Well-informed in basic accounting principles and solid financial acumen
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.
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