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Payroll Accountant

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
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Kelly Services is immediately hiring for a Payroll Accountant for one of our customers in San Diego, CA. Our client is a leading company in the biotechnology/ pharmaceutical industry looking for an expereince, organized, highly analytical candidate to join their team DIRECTLY.



Salary: DOE

The Payroll Accountant will work with various levels of the organization to ensure accurate and timely payroll processing. This individual will also post compensation related journal entries and generate reports for management as needed.


Process semi-monthly payroll for salaried and hourly employees

Calculate the correct payroll amount incorporating earnings, deductions, taxes and employee changes with assistance of a payroll computer system.

Assist with the preperation and analyzing of data and reports for quarterly review and annual audits.

Maintain system integrity and payroll accuracy by researching and staying current with state, federal and/or system updates in a multi-state company.

Address issues and questions regarding payroll from employees and superiors.

Prepare monthly journal entries and reconciliations for payroll transactions, including taxes, employee benefits, stock compensation, etc.

Ability to effectively communicate directions, deadlines and expectations.

Maintain strict confidentiality of sensitive information.

Perform other finance related duties as assigned.


Detailed oriented

Self-motivated team player with strong analytical and problem-solving skills and extensive knowledge of Payroll functions.

Experiences in the Biotech/Pharmaceutical industry and public company is preferred.

Experience in stock compensation is preferred.

Knowledge of ADP, UKG, NetSuite, Equity Edge, Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration or at least 3 years experience processing multi-states payroll and related journal entries.

**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/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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.

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Posted: 2022-06-06 Expires: 2022-07-07

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