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Payroll Tax Accountant

Kelly Services
Phoenix, AZ 85067
**Payroll Tax Accountant -- Phoenix, AZ**

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

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Prepare accurate and timely payroll tax reconciliations and payments with ADP for the company and its subsidiary companies

+ Responsible for balancing, reconciling and performing weekly analysis of general ledger pertaining to assigned jurisdictions

+ Maintain balance sheet account reconciliations

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

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

+ Handle accounting period-end close duties such as booking journal entries, review balance sheet balances and perform P&L analysis

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

+ Prepare periodic financial statements/reports for management

+ Analyze financial ledger using multiple database systems' query tool

+ Process and handle W2-C

+ Assist in the requirements gathering, testing and change management of system implementations, upgrades, patches and enhancements related to the department's systems and reporting tools. Collaborate with functional and technical staff through each phase. Work with internal departments and IT for the maintenance and configuration of application and reporting environments


+ Four year Business degree in accounting or related field

+ Four to six years accounting experience in a larger organization

+ Three to five years payroll tax experience working with governmental agencies is desirable

+ Prior ADP Payroll Tax Compliance application experience is desirable

+ Minimum three years compliance knowledge in the following areas: multi-state, federal, state and local payroll and employment taxes and laws, filings such as 940's, 941's, W2, W2C, W3, and payroll processing for exempt and non-exempt associates is desirable

+ Theoretical and practical knowledge of GAAP

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

+ Strong understanding of financial and analytic reporting

+ Knowledge of reporter writer systems and SQL helpful

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

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