Payroll Specialist

  • Job #8558

  • Location:
    Jefferson County WA
  • Wages: $21.00 - $25.00/hrly
  • Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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A beautiful hotel & marina resort located on the shores of Puget Sound is seeking a qualified Payroll Specialist, ideally skilled with PayNW or possibly a similar payroll software package and the ability to learn a new system quickly.  Could this be you?

While processing payroll and account reconciliation, also share your HR knowledge while being involved in additional duties like employee onboarding and orientation, managing personnel records and documentation, and coordinating benefits, among other things.  And you won’t be sitting still – there will be a need to travel among the different sites, all within the organization’s campus!

The Payroll Specialist position might be a fit for you if you have…

  • Experience in processing payroll (including benefits and tax deductions) in Washington State – and possibly a degree or professional certification in accounting, bookkeeping or payroll specifically preferred
  • Experience using PayNW software highly preferred (or similar program)
  • A professional demeanor and the ability to meet bi-weekly, monthly, quarterly and year-end deadlines
  • Strong proficiency with MS Office suite, especially Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized and detail oriented

EEO & COVID-19 Workplace Safety Statement:

We value what you bring to the workplace.  As such, West Sound Workforce is an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.   Further, our employees’ physical safety is of utmost importance, too, in this age of COVID-19.  Holding a close eye to the Center for Disease Control and OSHA’s websites, we are continually following the recommendations to maintain a safe work environment with respect to this virus and all other safety situations.  As an essential employer, partnering with clients, we follow COVID-19 protocols at our worksites and ensure that all employees are aware, have proper PPE and mind those directions for the safety of all.

West Sound Workforce is the premier staffing service for the West Puget Sound. With our strategic job placements, employee benefits package, and services that are free to every applicant, West Sound Workforce is your best resource for finding the perfect position. To apply directly for this position or to be considered for other opportunities, please Apply Here.

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