Payroll Accounting Clerk

  • Job #7145

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  • Wages: $17.77/hr
  • Hours: M-F Full Time
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A  regional personnel and commodities company is seeking a full-time Payroll Accounting Clerk. This position has excellent benefits and may potentially require a security clearance.

To qualify for this position you MUST have:

  • Accounting experience obtained working in a job cost environment
  • 2 years’ experience with an automated accounting system
  • 2 years of general accounting experience OR a combination of payroll office support to the accounting department
  • Skilled in the use of MS Word and Excel at the intermediate or higher level and ten-key by touch
  • Proficient in using general office equipment to include printers, scanners and fax machines
  • A valid state issued Driver’s License with acceptable driving record pertinent to the position
  • The ability to successfully pass any background checks, security requirements, and drug testing
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • A High School Degree or equivalent; Associates Degree preferred

As a Payroll Accounting Clerk, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Entering timekeeping-related data into an automated accounting system
  • Daily entry of timesheets and accounts payable coding vouchers
  • Distributing accounts payable checks/payroll checks
  • Responding to inquiries from customers or employees
  • Investigating and resolving common inconsistencies and discrepancies
  • Initiating conversation with employees or various levels of management to research and resolve problems
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Other related duties as assigned

Physical Requirements and Environment: This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. This job involves approximately 75% sitting, 25% moving. Must be able to lift up to 10 lbs.

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