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Payroll Accountant - Direct Hire
Responsibilities: Balance each payroll, including mandatory and voluntary deductions. Insure timely deposit of federal and state taxes with the appropriateagencies. Prepare and balance quarterly and annual state and federal reports as required by law. Prepare and process payroll according to established timelines; receive and review timesheets and verify hours and pay rate; post payroll into computer system. Calculate payroll adjustments, garnishments and process special requests; canceland reissue warrants as necessary; total and reconcile assigned accounts. Prepare, process, audit and balance various types of payments to employees and organizations or agencies; determine appropriate budget codes, pay matrix and type, taxes, FICA, Medicare status and retirement deductions. Other duties as assigned.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in Finance, Accounting, or Business related discipline and 4-6 years' related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with multiplemodules of automated payroll services such as ADP and/or Ultipro/Ultimate Software. Must possess a strong working knowledge of payroll processing practices, GAAP, and employee/employer taxes