Robert Half Accountemps Payroll Specialist in Santa Cruz, California

We recognize how hard our employees work to serve our clients and help our business grow. We're looking for an experienced Payroll Clerk to make sure that all of our staff receive on-time paychecks and understand their salaries thoroughly. We'll rely on our payroll clerk to audit and verify all time keeping records of employees' hours worked as well as any deductions or withholdings required to comply with state and federal law. We also need a professional who is willing to work cross-departmentally with accounting to ensure the entire business runs as smoothly as possible.

Verify timekeeping records and consult employees about any discrepancies • Record payroll data in our software system and verify all amounts prior to cutting checks • Alter employee tax status as needed as well as any information about withholding • Prepare manual checks for distribution to employees • Initiate direct deposits • Change employee banking records when necessary to process payments accurately • Record employee complaints, questions and concerns about payroll services and communicate those issues to HR manager • Maintain compliant policies and procedures for processing payroll checks

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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