Robert Half International Payroll Specialist in PORTLAND, Oregon

Accountemps is seeking a Payroll Clerk, who will have the opportunity to join a dynamic, fast-growing team! The tasks in this role will include supporting the Payroll department in a variety of duties, including data entry, reconciliation of timecards, paycheck distribution and providing statements to various departments. You should be skilled in proper communication with both the internal team and outside customers. If you're looking to grow your career as a Payroll Clerk then this opening with an influential company may be a great opportunity for you. A Payroll Clerk position has become available on a long term temporary-to-fulltime basis in the Portland, Oregon area.

Key responsibilities

  • Carry out clerical duties such as filing, scanning, faxing, photocopying, etc

  • Enter data into spreadsheets and the payroll system

  • Administer instruction/training to employees regarding the use of payroll-related systems including entry of timesheets, online access of pay statements, etc.

  • Data entry into spreadsheets and the payroll system

  • Correspond with employees via email and phone to garner approvals on timesheets

  • Build and run custom reports

  • Distribute and administer reports as instructed

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must

  • Previous payroll experience

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Proven ability to quickly learn new systems

  • Detailed and have the ability work independently

  • Manual payroll experience preferred

  • Deep understanding of multi-state payroll

  • Garnishments payroll experience

  • Payroll systems for 100-500 employees experience desired

  • Experience with ADP Workforce Now

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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