JobWatch

3 days old

Payroll Accountant

Kelly Services
Phoenix, AZ 85067
  • Jobs Rated
    51st
**Payroll Accountant -- Phoenix, AZ**


Kelly is seeking a motivated, hardworking individual to work as a payroll accountant for a premier client in Phoenix, AZ.



The Payroll Accountant is responsible for balancing, reconciling and performing analysis of general ledger interface for benefits. Maintain balance sheet account reconciliations.



**Key Responsibilities:**




+ Take the lead on projects requiring research, organization, communication and problem resolution.

+ Coordinating and ensuring all tasks are completed on time.

+ Providing guidance to internal/external customers.

+ Coordinate audits conducted by internal/external entities on accounting practices/processes, reporting, and tax returns.

+ Work with external agencies for proper payments and tax reporting.

+ Accountable for maintaining department applications and systems functionality requiring a high level of decision making and technical abilities.

+ Train and assist associates and clerks in specific accounting tasks and the use of systems.

+ Support team members on all accounting issues.

+ Prepare periodic financial statements/reports for management.

+ Analyze financial reports and review expense records



**Requirements:**



Education Level:




+ Bachelor's degree preferable in Accounting or Finance.



Experience Level:




+ Four or more years accounting experience in a large organization

+ Three or more years payroll tax experience working with governmental agencies is desirable.



Skills:




+ Theoretical and practical knowledge of GAAP.

+ Intermediate level PC skills with knowledge of Windows and Microsoft software applications.

+ Peoplesoft experience is highly desirable.

+ Knowledge of reporter writer systems and SQL helpful.

+ Analytical skills

+ Superior customer service attitude and interpersonal skills.

+ Detail oriented with great organizational skills.

+ Self-motivated with the ability to coordinate and direct workflow within the department.

+ Ability to troubleshoot and provide solutions/recommendations to manager.





Apply today for immediate consideration!




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

Jobs Rated Reports for Accountant

Posted: 2020-09-14 Expires: 2020-10-15

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Payroll Accountant

Kelly Services
Phoenix, AZ 85067

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Accountant
51st2018 - Accountant
Overall Rating: 51/220
Median Salary: $69,350

Work Environment
Very Good
43/220
Stress
Medium
105/220
Growth
Fair
107/220
Powered ByCareerCast