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Payroll Specialist

Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Do you seek opportunities that will help you grow your career? If you're seeking a position that offers the chance for career advancement, you may be interested in working for this innovative company. Join an exciting team at a thriving company as a Payroll Specialist through this excellent opportunity via Robert Half. Ideal applicants must have strong organizational skills to be considered. Daily operations will consist of data entry, reconciliation of timecards, paycheck distribution, and providing statements to various departments. This vacancy is based in the South Jersey area and is a permanent opportunity.

Major responsibilities:
  • Accurately enters and maintains employee related information in the payroll system, including, but not limited to: personnel changes, wage adjustments, garnishments, child support and liens, tax withholding changes, direct deposit, special withholdings, compensation and state unemployment codes, leave of absence, and termination forms.
  • Responsible for processing a variety of different payroll scenarios- weekly, semi-monthly, and custom calendar, hourly, salary, commissions, multi-state, etc
  • Produce preliminary payroll reports and compare them against time sheets and other payroll data, to confirm accuracy

The ideal Payroll Specialist candidate will have a Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance.

Other requirements for the Payroll Specialist position include and are not limited to:
  • 2+ years automated payroll systems experience or equivalent accounting experience
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Direct experience in a variety of SaaS payroll systems
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver under tight deadlines or unusual or critical situations
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
Interested candidates should reach out to Kathryn Berky at and reference JO

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  • Job Reference: 706381924-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
  • Location: Cherry Hill, New Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent